Blazing a trail: 7 power blazers for the new season ahead

Structural in shape and powerful in spirit, here’s Irish Tatler’s top picks of the ‘means business’ blazer

Revive the ‘80s power era with inspiration from Balmain, Givenchy, Brandon Maxwell, Tory Burch, and Proenza Schouler

The ‘80s power era has returned this season complimentary of the ‘means business’ blazer. Structural in shape and powerful in spirit, the traditional silhouette was a standout moment on the autumn-winter 2023 runway.

Look to designers such as Givenchy, Saint Laurent, and Proenza Schouler for proof, and if that’s not enough, Grace Jones will always make the case for why a power blazer is a sound investment. Below, shop Irish Tatler’s top seven picks.

Pinstripe double-breasted wool-blend blazer, €1,351, Dries Van Noten at
Oversized blazer, €159,
Viva Strass Blazer, €445,
Regular fit club blazer, €280,
Overlap pinstripe blazer, €640,
Double-breated ruffled crepe blazer, €372, MSGM at
Double-breasted velvet blazer, €2,690, Saint Laurent at