Style Advice of the Week

The leather jacket is usually associated with the terms: “biker,” “edgy” and “bad ass” which is pretty true. The leather jacket can transform any outfit making it more edgy and polished. Take it from me, it really does elevate your style. It’s cemented in pop culture through films like The Wild One and Grease, and bands like The Ramones. You can’t go wrong with one because it will forever be in style and gets better with age.

This Fashionista is wearing a brown leather jacket, a multicolored floral scarf, a blue shirt, white jeans and brown boots. Her outfit looks cohesive since she sticks to brown, blue and white and incorporates them throughout her outfit. She exudes sophistication and chicness in her look.

For obvious reasons, nothing can beat a black leather jacket which is an instant classic, but here is a way to experiment with another color. Try wearing this stone colored AE vegan leather jacket with a floral dress, sandals, a floppy hat and a tote bag to give it a feminine twist. To play up its edginess, wear the leather jacket with a red camileopard print jeansblack heels and a necklace.

Leather jackets are great pieces to add to any wardrobe for its versatility and timelessness. H&M, ASOS and Topshop have great ones at decent prices or if you want to go big, invest in one by Anine Bing. Many bloggers I read adore her jackets so at least you know it’s legitimate. The main thing is to invest in one; no great wardrobe is without a leather jacket.


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