There was a time when a love for vinyl was a reference to your vast record collection. But, for today's coolest trendsetters, there's a completely different meaning. Check out the street style in Paris, New York, or London and you're bound to see plenty of outfits with vinyl as the pièce de rèsistance. While we know that the material has earned a reputation as being a bit, well, racy, it doesn't have to be.
From sleek pants to a coat that's not only chic but made to withstand winter weather, there are plenty of ways to pull off vinyl without feeling constricted. Read on to find 26 cool ways to try the vinyl trend that don't feel too risque to wear in the daytime.
Pair sleek vinyl with something soft for balance.
Contrast a neutral palate with a pop of color.
Wear thigh-high boots under a cool skirt.
Velvet and vinyl are a winning combination.
Take your go-to up a notch with a statement coat.
Try contrasting colors on for size.
There's no hiding anything under this jacket.
A classic trench gets a major remix.
These pants add edge to chunky sneakers.
Try black pants with a pop of color.
Throw a coat on over shorter layers.
A sleek miniskirt goes with everything.
Athleisure adds a casual element to a Matrix-worthy coat.
Try vinyl with jeans and sneakers.
Want to stand out? Try bold hues like red.
There's something simply cool about this coat.
Wear vinyl from head to toe? Why not.
Layered jackets are a winning seasonal style.
Red and purple make for a surprisingly sweet combination.
If there's rain on the horizon, vinyl is the right choice.
Vinyl and tweed make for a subversively polished choice.
Simple yet oh so cool.
The beginners guide to trying the trend.
Don't be afraid to clash your styles.
Seasonal dressing done right.
You'll be plenty warm in this ensemble.