21 Cool Ways to Style a Leather Jacket
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21 Cool Ways to Style a Leather Jacket

We think leather jackets should be a staple in every girl’s closet, but styling them can be a challenge when your wardrobe ranges from soft and feminine to hard and edgy. Enter: style bloggers. They’ve shown us how to travel in style and even how to wear a crop top during the chilly fall months, so we’re confident they’ve got loads of inspiration for incorporating a leather jacket into your look. We’ve already shown you 21 leather jackets for every budget, now check out 21 of our favorite, blogger-inspired ways to style them.

1. Pleated Skirt: An ultra feminine skirt will stand out beautifully against a classic leather jacket. If you’re really looking to pack a pop of color, try one in a bright cobalt blue or golden yellow. (via Wendy’s Lookbook)

2. Business Basics: We love this business casual look, put together with basics every girl should have in her closet — black pumps, trousers and a comfy tee that can be dressed up or down. (via Gal Meets Glam)

3. Slip Dress: Pull off an easy, breezy look with a slip dress and accessorize with your favorite delicate necklace. Throw on a form-fitting jacket for a bit of edge. (via Somewhere, Lately)

4. Blanket Scarf: A chic blanket scarf, especially a plaid one, screams fall. We couldn’t think of a cuter way to keep warm on cool days. (via Stella Wants to Die)

5. Mixed Prints: We know that mixing prints can be a challenge sometimes, but leave it to a leather jacket to unify the outfit. (via Atlantic-Pacific)

6. Shorts: It’s not very often we see shorts and leather jackets paired together, but this unexpected combo is way cool. (via Polienne)

7. Pastel Pants: We love these mint skinnies. Pair any pastel colored pants with a light jacket for a super soft, sweet look. (via Wendy’s Lookbook)

8. Sporty Chic: This effortlessly cool look is taken to the next level with a warm, fuzzy sweater layered under a leather jacket for chilly days. The sneakers and baseball cap make this a fab look for a casual weekend adventure. (via Gal Meets Glam)

9. Layers: This look is all about layers for keeping warm. Basic tee + plaid shirt + leather jacket = instant cool-girl style. (via Somewhere, Lately)

10. Sequins: Sequins, how we love you. A pretty skirt paired with a leather jacket is the perfect combo of glam and edgy. But really, is there anything sequins wouldn’t go with? (via Brooklyn Blonde)

11. Joggers: Are your sweats just too comfy to justify changing out of them for a trip to the store? Throw on a leather jacket and some chic heels to make the look worthy of running errands. (via M Loves M)

12. Faux Fur Vest: Layering isn’t just for underneath your leather jacket. Throw on a vest over your jacket for an unexpected twist. (via Classy and Fabulous)

13. Bodycon Dress: Slip on a sexy, curve-fitting dress paired with a sleek leather jacket for a date with your sweetie or a night out on the town. (via Wendy’s Lookbook)

14. Feminine Colors: We love the idea of bringing a soft, girly vibe to an otherwise all-black and edgy outfit. (via Gal Meets Glam)

15. Classic: We’re all about timeless looks, and this outfit captures the idea perfectly. Dress up the outfit with heels or dress it down with flats. (via Crystalin Marie)

16. Comfy Casual: Style your leather jacket with something super comfortable yet stylish, like a cozy knit, boyfriend jeans and some fab pumps. (via Extra Petite)

17. Floral Dress: A brightly printed dress really pops underneath a black leather jacket. We think this look would be totally cute for girls’ brunch. (via Sophistifunk)

18. Peplum Top: A top in a lacy, feminine shape makes the leather jacket look ultra sophisticated, while the boyfriend jeans give the look a relaxed feel. (via Wendy’s Lookbook)

19. Pops of Color: We love this simple look spiced up with bright punches of color. The yellow striped tank and turquoise earrings totally make this outfit pop. (via Gal Meets Glam)

20. Leather on Leather: This tough-girl look will definitely channel your inner biker babe. We think Uncle Jesse would be all about this style. (via Song of Style)

21. Hoodie: We can’t stress enough that layering is key for unpredictable fall weather. Adding a hoodie under your jacket will keep you stylish and warm. (via Happily Grey)

Which of these looks do you love? How do you style your leather jackets? Talk to us in the comments!