11 Inspiring Ways to Wear a Biker Jacket
Biker jackets are an item you will almost always find hanging in the closets of fashion girls around the world. This classic jacket's versatility has yet to fail us, but in case you're looking for some fresh ways to wear your moto jacket, we're here today to help. Since throwing on your moto jacket, jeans, and a T-shirt is definitely chic, it's also kind of the easy way out and if we've learned anything about our readers throughout the years, it's that you guys like the occasional style challenge.
With this in mind, we culled 12 totally fresh ways to wear it plus editor-approved shopping picks, because in our opinion, it’s always a good time to add to your moto jacket collection.
The Harper’s Bazaar editor is an endless source of inspiration, and her outfit including this J Brand jacket and 3.1 Phillip Lim shorts at Paris Fashion Week was no exception. We love the idea of taking advantage of your covered arms and showing off your legs in shorts.
J.Crew’s former executive creative director always seems to have a styling trick up her sleeve, and at the CFDA and Vogue 2013 Fashion Fund Finalists Celebration in New York City, the brand’s mastermind gave us a lesson in proportion. Lyons topped off an untucked shirt with a J.Crew Collection leather motorcycle for an effect that looks nonchalant and unstudied.
While a crop top paired with a moto jacket seems tame by the pop songstress’ standards, we find the look delightfully daring for those willing to show a little midriff. To keep the look streamlined, re-create Cyrus’s all-black color palette of a Maison Martin Margiela black leather jacket, Stella McCartney turtleneck, Textile Elizabeth & James skinny jeans, and Comme Des Garçons black leather sneakers.
Irina Lakicevic of A Portable Package
The ’90s are (still) having a moment. The blogger captures the essence of the decade with a BLK DNM black leather jacket, a Zara lingerie dress, and a Dries Van Noten plaid shirt.
Zina Charkoplia of Fashion Vibe
A ladylike skirt is practically begging for an edgy counterpart like a classic motorcycle jacket.
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