If you’re going to invest in one new major piece this season, make it a leather jacket. Why?
1. Leather Jackets have a Youthful Vibe
They’re like a blazer but edgier, so they make you look youthful and hip.
2. Leather Jackets are Versatile
They pair nicely with dresses, pants, just about anything. Check out these three popular ways to style a leather jacket.
3. Leather Jackets are Soft and Comfy
Today’s leathers and faux leathers are thin, lightweight and have a buttery, soft feel that makes them elegant and sexy.
4. Leather Jackets are Age Appropriate
A leather jacket works at any age. Take a look at these over 40 Style bloggers and their favorite moto jackets.
5. Leather Jackets are the Perfect Transition Pieces
These new lightweight leathers are perfect year round, especially in spring and fall when the weather is on chilly side. They can be worn outdoors or indoors. They’re also a perfection transition piece from daytime to night time- meaning they work 24/7!
6. Leather Jackets Look Rich and Classy
Whether your jacket is a deep rich shade of Coffee brown, Emerald Green or Marsala, or you have to prefer a leather jacket in a soft pastel color, a leather jacket will make you look expensive. To stand out from the crowd, go for the highest quality you can afford, and buy a leather jacket that has some interesting detail.
7. Leather Jackets are a Wardrobe Staple That Will Last You A Long Time
I have a friend who has been wearing her black leather jacket for over 15 years and it still looks fab.
Here’s a few 40+ readers loving leather.
Shine in Metallics
Lifestyle blogger Adrienne Shubin wears her bronze leather moto jacket over a head-to-toe black outfit. Talk about slimming!
Doesn’t the color of the jacket look fabulous with her coloring? You’ve got great style, Adrienne!
Color = Confidence
I always say if you want to appear more youthful, add a shot of color to your wardrobe!
I love this photo of Margy in her lively red moto jacket. You’d never guess she was 73! It takes confidence to wear such a bold color! You’re rocking that jacket, Marg
Photographer Holly Kehrt look fab in a simple black leather jacket and V-neck sweater. Sometimes less is more!