5 Ways to Style a Leather Jacket for Every Occasion

Leather jacket
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Leather jackets are a closet staple and for good reason. This time-tested piece can be dressed up or worn casually making it a fun closet staple. Here are five ideas of how you can style it for different occasions. 

Classic and Casual

For a day out in the city or a casual meeting, pair your leather jacket with a simple white T-shirt and jeans. This timeless combination works for both men and women and exudes a relaxed yet put-together vibe. 

Office Chic

Believe it or not, a leather jacket can be office-appropriate. Layer it over a tailored shirt and pair it with slacks or a pencil skirt for a chic, professional look. 

Night Out 

When the sun goes down, it’s time for your leather jacket to shine. Pair it with a sequined or satin top and skinny jeans or a sleek mini skirt for an edgy yet glamorous outfit. 

Winter Layering

Wear your leather jacket over a cozy sweater and pair it with jeans and boots. Scarves, beanies, and gloves in complementary colors can add warmth and style.

Bohemian Rhapsody

Leather jackets aren’t just for the rockers and rebels. They can also complement a bohemian style beautifully. Pair your jacket with a flowy maxi dress or skirt for a boho-chic vibe.