Jessica Alba Proves the Blazer-and-Jean Combo Is the Chicest and Easiest Outfit You Can Wear

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Jessica Alba Blazer Jeans Outfit
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When you like something, you wear it multiple times. This was the case for actress and businesswoman Jessica Alba as she was spotted wearing the blazer-and-jean combo twice in a row in New York City. 

This pairing has been a go-to uniform for many stylish women (Princess Diana was a fan!) It's polished, easy and most likely everyone owns the two wardrobe staples. The sleek jacket teamed with denim strikes the ideal balance of being office-appropriate and casual cool. Not only is it perfect for work, the outfit complements any occasion whether you're heading to brunch with friends or a meeting. 

See her looks ahead and recreate it with our budget-friendly picks below. 

The Honest Company founder has a knack for accessorizing and, with a versatile sartorial canvas that is the blazer-and-jean combo, she further elevated her The Row topper, Re/Done jeans and Saint Laurent platform sandals with trendy add-ons like her Mark Cross straw bag and MaxMara rectangular sunglasses. We love that she donned a simple white tee underneath, which never fails to complement the chic combo. 

Jessica Alba in black blazer and jeans
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Loft black blazer
Loft

Loft Ponte Blazer $118

Lacausa white tee
Lacausa

Lacausa Dream Tee $66

Everlane straight leg jean
Everlane

Everlane The Cheeky Straight Jean $68

Steve Madden brown platform sandals
Steve Madden

Steve Madden Madeline $100

Quay see me smile sunglasses
Quay

Quay See Me Smile $55

Frankie Shop straw bag
Frankie Shop

Frankie Shop Round Straw Clutch Bag $85

For her second look, Alba chose an unraveled hem jean from Re/Done and a checked 3.1 Phillip Lim style for the blazer with a gray tee underneath. She tied a camel-colored cashmere sweater from Vince around the shoulders for a preppy effect, and finished off with of-the-moment chunky dad sneakers from Celine and oversize cat-eye sunnies by MaxMara. 
 

Jessica Alba checked blazer and jeans
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H&M plus check blazer
H&M

H&M+ Pattern-Weave Jacket $50

Goldie gray tee
Goldie

Goldie Elbow Sleeve Rib Tee $80

Reformation jeans
Reformation

Reformation Fawcett Jean $128

Schutz chunky sneakers
Shopbop

Schutz Lace Up Sneakers $195

J.Crew camel cashmere sweater
J.Crew

J.Crew Everyday Cashmere Crewneck Sweater $98

Charles and Keith white bag
Charles & Keith

Charles & Keith Basic Trapeze Bag $79

Madewell oversize cat-eye sunglasses
Madewell

Madewell Pacific Cat-Eye Sunglasses  $65 $40

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