How To Wear Leather Jackets

Leather Jackets. I know, I know, they have been around for years. but I have had a dear love for them since I was about 10, when I begged my Mother to buy me a knee length swing style one

I thought that my life would suddenly improve if I wore a leather jacket…And I was literally 100% Right

with a faux fur collar. Retrospectively thinking, the style was a major fashion faux par….Hmmm maybe not for the 90’s???

LJ ME1Leather Jackets are for all ages, not just for the reckless rock chick. However I know some over 40’s who have other ideas and think a leather jacket will make them look like mutton dressed as lamb…Wrong! Hopefully this post will change their minds.

Leather Jackets are a great transitional item, perfect for spring time weather when its not quite warm enough to go outside without a coat or jacket, but suitable for when it’s not that cold. They used to be quite expensive, but they are now relatively affordable. I have a couple from Zara ranging from £60-120. Leather Jackets are a great fashion investment, and a classic item that never dates. They are also very versatile, in that you can wear it with the majority of your wardrobe.

 

How to wear a leather jacket.

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Wear a black leather moto jacket with a white t-shirt and black jeans for a casual yet stylish look … Slippers optional.

 

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Why not be a bit out there, and rock a red leather jacket. This looks amazing with a black and white stripe top and black jeans for a bold trendy look.

 

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Invest in a tan leather jacket, if it ever should happen that you get bored of black. Tan looks great with navy. This look is most certainly elegant with the crisp white shirt.

 

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Picture Credit: @ilovestreetstyle

This look definitely depicts my personal style. Pair a leather jacket and joggers with plain white pumps for a sports luxe street style look.

Understandably some people do not like to wear leather. Fear not, there are some great faux leather jackets to cater to vegan fashionistas.

1.H&M Faux Leather Biker Jacket 2.WYLDR at Topshop Faux Leather Jacket 3.F&F Faux Leather Jacket

 

 

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    • March 18, 2016 / 11:36 am

      Thank Hun yea it’s deffo my fav, I have a couple of close friends who have never owned a leather jacket, I don’t know how they have survived lol x

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