Thursday, 12 November 2015 12:37

How to style your leather jacket

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Leather jackets are one of those iconic pieces that can give you that edgy rock chick feel. It can dress up even the plainest of looks. It allows you to still be feminine, but with a tougher edge. Here some tips on how to wear your leather jacket for a sexy, “do not mess with me” statement look.


The right proportions can make you look slimmer. When wearing your favourite skinny jeans pair it with a cropped leather jacket for a slimmed down look or for a bit more edge go for shorts and ankle boots.


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Leather is worn best when worn with different textures, colour, and proportions. So adding textures like silk, velvet, fur, cotton, and or even denim will give your leather pieces that something making your look a bit more interesting and chic.

For those colder days match your leather jacket with a velvet pants, skirt or dress for a polished casual looks.

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More Edge

Leather on its own is already edge but you can toughen it up a bit more by pairing another leather pieces. Pair it with hot trends like a leather skirt or a leather dress finishing it off with black heels and a structured handbag bag, and your statement red lipstick.


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Soften It Up

Soft flowy feminine pieces creates an unexpected sweet and sultry look. It looks unexpected, but still put-together. Pick soft draping or flowy fabrics in soft feminine shades, in pieces like dressy rompers, jumpsuits, and or dresses to make that tough yet girly statement.


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Wear It With Stylish Prints

Pick prints that reflects your personality and mood. If you are more of a classic girl then polka dots, houndstooth, stripes, plaids, tartans will show off your classic personality. A more creative fashion personality, then you will love bold and funky graphic prints, like animal prints.


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Go For Colour

With black and brown being the traditional colour for leather jackets. You might want to add some punch to your monochrome look with a bold shades like red, green, blue and purple. Allow the colour to stand out by creating an all-black backdrop.


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