The Leather Jacket: A Timeless Trend

Most trends come and go, like studded denim and dressy sweatpants, while others are meant to live on forever. The perfect leather jacket is one of those trends that manages to always look fresh, season after season. 

Kate Lamphear leather jacket

Models seem to wear leather jackets virtually every moment they are off the runway and supermodel Freja Beja Erichsen (above, left) is no exception. Freja has said that she can't live without hers, and that it goes with everything she owns. Elle fashion editor and style icon, Kate Lanphear (above, right), wears a series of leather jackets to complement her distinctive rock and roll style.  

From motorcycle styles to sleek refined jackets, leather can be cut many ways. To help you find that one jacket you'll have forever, here are some of our favorites.



1. Robert Rodriguez Leather Biker Jacket from ShopBop – $892.00; 2. Sheepskin Collar Leather Biker Jacket from Topshop – $460.00; 3. BB Dakota Manderson Leather Jacket from ShopBop – $210.00; 4. Finneus Leather Bomber Contrast Panel Jacket from Stanton James – $899.00; 5. Dallin Chase Solomon Leather Jacket from ShopBop – $610.00; 6. Chain Fringe Leather Biker Jacket from Topshop – $560.00


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