06/13/2011 09:07 am ET | Updated Jan 09, 2012

Jean Jackets: A Journey Through Denim History (PHOTOS, POLL)

Boyfriend jeans and jeggings, frayed cutoffs and mini skirts -- denim trends cycle in and out faster than you can say "J Brands, please!"

But it seems that jean jackets are the one form that never fades away. Whether you take it bleached, cropped, oversized, distressed, or even with elastic at the cuffs (gasp!), a jean jacket is the most dependable sartorial cure-all and almost always fashionably out of fashion.

We've assembled a sampling of photos of one of our summer staples (and, okay, okay, there's some denim shirts in there, too). Who wore it best? Click through and tell us.

Celebrities Sporting Jean Jackets


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