Jones New York Signature Military-Style Cotton Jacket, $51.75, shown in black; also available in green, sizes Small-Large, lordandtaylor.com
Mossimo Supply Co Juniors Majorette Jacket in black, $39.99, available in sizes Small-XX-Large, target.com
Mossimo Supply Co Juniors Majorette Jacket in purple, $39.99, available in sizes Small-XX-Large, target.com
If you're dressing up as a military soldier for Halloween, wear a military jacket with a pair of military pants, some military boots (also known as combat boots), and a military cap. You may also wear a camoflauge pattern if desired. If you're going as a member of a marching band, pair a marching band jacket with some dress pants, a white button down shirt, a pair of sneakers, and a sash. You can also carry a musical instrument (like a flute or french horn) as a prop. To go as a Majorette, wear your band jacket with a pleated skirt and a pair of go-go boots. You can carry a baton as a prop. If you want to go as a horseback rider, wear your jacket with a pair of riding boots, some riding pants, a button down shirt, and a riding helmet. For a Michael Jackson inspired costume, pair your jacket with some paracute pants, fingerless gloves, a fedora hat , and a pair of studded boots . If you want to wear your military jacket on a regular day that isn't Halloween, wear it with some ripped skinny jeans, a pair of over-the-knee boots, and a printed tunic top. If you have any more ideas on how to incorporate jackets into a Halloween costume, let me know.