You can instantly toughen any outfit with the help of a leather jacket. Thrown over a cute spring dress or a simple tee and jeans, they’re so easy to wear.
Stars such as Beyoncé, Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid have long been fans of the outerwear, and if they’re good enough for them, they’re good enough for us.
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So there’s no denying that leather jackets are style staples – but are they actually on trend in 2023?
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Are leather jackets in style for 2023?
Leather jackets will continue to be in style for 2023. They’re classics now!
Iterations of leathers were spotted at Mugler’s FW22 show in the form of motocross jackets, aviators at Kenzo, cropped styles at Ralph Lauren and polka dot-printed jackets at Chanel.
With the shift to a more conscious mindset for consumption, people want more sustainable iterations of the long-favoured trend. Faux and vegan leather isn’t just cheaper, but they’re cruelty-free too.
What jackets are in style for 2023?
As well as leather jackets, leather tenches are at the trend lists for 2023.
The aforementioned motocross jacket is set to be big this year, as well as bombers.
You’ll notice chocolate tones are particularly popular right now, in leathers but also wool, PU and more.
Then of course there are the classics that never date, such as trenches, blazers and teddy coats.
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Are leather blazers in style for 2023?
Just like their jacket counterparts, leather blazers will be a must-have in 2023. The comeback of 90s and Y2K style have signalled their firmer (and longer) return to the spotlight.
The styles worn by the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow and Drew Barrymore in the height of the rom-com era will still be sought-after.
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