Petra Nemcova showed her support for Diesel's Spring 2013 show at New York Fashion Week in a black leather jacket ($995), cobalt coated jeans, and a leather envelope clutch ($420), all by the label. The model's landscape graphic t-shirt broke up her textured separates, while her gold and black Jean-Michel Cazabat cap-toe pumps injected the perfect amount of sparkle. A silver bangle, wing-tipped eye makeup, and an intricately braided updo rounded out her fashionable ensemble. Steal Petra's street-chic look with her exact topper, blue coated jeans, a white graphic T, and cap-toe pumps.
It's actress and model Byrdie Bell's job to look good in front of the cameras, and she didn't disappoint when she styled a yellow tweed Alice + Olivia miniskirt ($297) with a black leather jacket at the Alice + Olivia show Spring 2013 show at New York Fashion Week. Byrdie's white button-down blouse and suede nude Herve Leger pumps let her textured bottoms take the spotlight, while her tan Hermés tote injected major luxe. Show off your gams in Byrdie's exact tweed skirt all Fall by pairing it with tights or leggings and a cozy coat when the temperatures start to fall.
Nikki Reed partied the night away in a hot-pink drop-waist LOFT dress and leather ankle-strap Tibi sandals at the Live IN Pink event in Hollywood last night. The actress's cropped black leather jacket and embellished Stark box clutch ($1,409) toughened up her ladylike look, while gold accessories — diamond pendant, dainty tennis bracelet, and bevy of rings — injected a touch of sparkle. Re-create Nikki's punchy look with a bright pink mini, black leather jacket, and minimalistic ankle-strap sandals for your next party. Don't forget a few dainty jewels and edgy clutch to amplify your textured and trendsetting style.
Bar Refaeli took a break from all the Olympics festivities to spend a night out in London. For the occasion, the model wore her go-to brown leather jacket and a pair of floral pants, which totally livened up her look. We especially love the longer hemline on her pants. A black silk camisole, black peep-toe pumps, and a chain-link bag completed her bold nighttime ensemble. Dare to wear equally bright floral trousers like these Marc by Marc Jacobs floral silk pants ($301, originally $430) for your next night out and be sure to temper them with a worn-in leather jacket. If you prefer a bit of crop to your pants, try these Theory floral-print pants ($200).
While filming scenes for the upcoming season of Smash in NYC, Katharine McPhee worked a taupe leather jacket, colorful scarf, and peep-toe Maison Martin Margiela ankle booties ($855). The actress layered her Fall essentials over a lavender sweater and black skinny jeans, then accessorized with a stud-trim Romygold hobo and gold pyramid necklace. Pair her exact leather booties with everything from shorts and skirts to a chic dress now, then style them with an edgy leather jacket and bold scarf like Katharine when the temperatures start to cool down.
Irina Shayk strolled through Nice airport wearing neutral basics, white high-top Isabel Marant sneakers, and a white leather jacket, creating an outfit that would look just as cute outside the terminals. The model — who we spoke with about bikinis and lingerie not too long ago — accessorized her travel style with an onyx pendant necklace, classic aviators, and a leather weekender bag. Although Irina isn't the first to be spotted in killer kicks — celebs are totally obsessed with sneakers right now — we welcome her fresh and breezy take. Mimic this downtown-cool ensemble with a white tee, skinny jeans, funky kicks — here is her Isabel Marant pair on eBay — and a leather topper for your next errand run.
Celebs are officially obsessed with the motorcycle-jacket trend, and we are super excited to see them varying the style from leather to suede. As you know, suede is just a form of leather with a napped finish, and its nonshiny appearance opens up a whole new category for the biker-chic trend. Olivia Wilde layered her tough TheEternal leather jacket over an embroidered dress in NYC, while Emma Roberts chose a black suede moto-style jacket to rough up her black-and-white frock in LA. Whether you're looking for a black leather jacket, a suede topper, or a bold colored number, step inside to see a handful of celebs in various styles, and then shop our favorite leather and suede picks.
For its unmatched ability to add dimension to nearly any look, the biker jacket tops our list as one to have for Fall. Clearly, we're not alone — this crew of street-styled and red carpet celebs proves that a slick leather jacket has a place just about anywhere. Whether it's furthering the cool factor on a casual look, like Beyoncé's, or lending a little contrast to a girlier look, à la Blake Lively, this layer is a cool-weather essential. You could very well live in it all season long — and we just might. Click through to see how Emma Watson, Poppy Delevigne, Rachel Bilson, and more style up their versions, and then shop for your own.
There's nothing that will add more cozy-cool to your look than a shearling jacket. Contrasted with leather, suede, denim, or even military twill, the fur-like finish is fresh and oh-so seasonal. Cuddle up in a cool shearling and leather bomber ($40) thrown over pretty separates or your favorite Fall dress, or try shearling-adorned denim ($78) with military cargos. Click the items above to shop our Fab-approved picks!
It's past Labor Day, but Selma Blair was just spotted sporting a badass white leather jacket in Malibu. We admire her rule-breaking spirit, so let's get inspired and also rock a white leather jacket this Fall. Whether it's stark white, like Selma's, or something a bit more creamy, it's all fair game. For a hardcore feel, try a studded motorcycle style ($382), or for something more refined, go with a collarless style with cargo pockets ($129). Click on the styles above to shop!