Style staple: 5 ways to wear a leather jacket

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26 Jul, 2020

A leather jacket is a style staple for any wardrobe. Whatever the occasion, whatever the season, throw one on and you’re good to go. There’s endless ways to style a boxy biker, from desk to drinks, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at our 5 favourite styling photos from the Babes of Missguided.

Babes of Missguided- How to style a leather jacket

Whether you choose a traditional biker leather jacket or you opt for a blazer, trench or bold colour, find our favourite ways to style the look below.

1. Dressy

Throw a leather jacket over a little black dress with a pair of heels to add an edge to any party outfit. Team your look with a 90s inspired mini bag and you’re good to go. From nights out to meals with the girls, it’s a winner every time.

@LissyRoddy

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2. Casual

If you are heading to the pub, shopping with friends or grabbing coffee, you want an easy outfit that you can throw on and go. Team mom jeans with a boxy oversized jacket. Add a fitted racer top or bodysuit to add a little structure more fit and structure.

Sian leather jacket and crop top
@sianpinnington

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3. Jeans and a nice top

The only way to finish off the jeans and a nice top combo, is a chilled leather biker jacket. From lace bodysuits to mesh milkmaid tops, a leather jacket is the perfect addition. Add a pair of strappy heels and a matching bag for the ultimate pub outfit.

Leather jacket with white crop top
@a.ndriettaaa

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4. Cycle shorts and crop top

Make your leather jacket the focus of the outfit, by layering it over monochrome basics. Wear a plain black unitard or cycling shorts under a statement jacket. FYI leather jackets don’t all have to look the same, play around with colours or patterns.

Darcyowennn cream jacket
@Darcyowennn

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5. Keep it simple

Nail that off-duty model aesthetic by keeping your outfit really simple. Limit your colour palette to ensure you don’t need to worry about mismatching clothes. Wear fitted pieces and offset them with a boxy jacket thrown over your shoulders.

skinny jeans outfit inspo
@paulinenavy

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