Are you into faux leather?I’ve been enjoying wearing mine since fall. Faux (or vegan) leather is on trend now, but it isn't new. It undoubtedly reached a fever pitch, and tons of brands are in on it. So how do we know the trend is reached a fever pitch, aside from seeing it among a slew of retailers' stock? Well, According to industry leaders, people are shopping for faux leather clothing 105% more than last year, and items such as shirts, jackets/shackets, pants, joggers, and leggings have been the top sellers. One of the reasons why faux leather has become one of the top trends is even the most inexpensive pieces look surprisingly expensive, with some even passing for genuine leather. Additionally, it's surprisingly soft and flexible (unlike genuine leather), and given its nature faux leather makes anything it's paired with look significantly stylish. So, if you’ve been on the fence and weren’t quite sure if this fabric is for you, read on to see how to style faux leather in ways that might convince you to add a piece or two to your wardrobe. Styling faux leather is easier than you might think. These styling tips will help you level up your looks.
For A Night Out
Got a date night? Going out with the girls? Grab your favorite girlfriend or boyfriend jeans and a classic white button-down, and you’ve set the foundation for a fun night out look. The finishing touch? A relaxed faux Leather Moto jacket will pull it all together. Leave it unbuttoned and open to reveal a statement necklace or a add a large-buckled belt. It is all you need for a look that turns heads and looks great in photos
Make It Professional
It might surprise you, but faux leather clothing is perfectly appropriate for a professional workplace. It’s all about pairing them with the right pieces. Our Edge to Edge Faux Leather Topper is designed in a bold, smart style that provides a suit-like layering piece. Go for a monochromatic look and team with a pair of classic black slacks and a black Ponte collared long-sleeve tunic. Your favorite flats, boots or heels will get the job done. Complete the look with an oversized watch or chunky bracelet and earrings. A dress-down day doesn’t always mean looking too sporty and casual. Dresses are always acceptable in a professional scene. This topper coordinates with any dress style, length, or color, creating the perfect combination for wearing to work.
Keeping It Casual
Faux leather clothing takes a casual look to an elevated level. Turn everyday events into special moments while wearing faux leather. Take your go-to boyfriend denim jeans up a notch and wear them with one of our laid-back shackets. What’s a shacket? It’s a top layer that resembles a shirt but has the function and weight of a jacket. This modern, must-have piece is perfect with satin shirts, animal prints, tunic tops, and camis. Pop on your favorite ankles boots, slides, or sneakers to tie it are always in style. Faux leather leggings create a sophisticated style that can be dressed up or dressed down. Keep it simple and wear them with a sweater or tee then add plus a tried-and-true denim jacket, like this Indigot Frayed Hem Denim Jacket. Add a pop of color with a floral design flat. A simple gold bracelet and hoop earrings add a subtle finish.
Now, go ahead and shop some of these featured pieces to add to your wardrobe. Be sure to also check out other faux leather selections. You’ll garner lots of compliments, feel your absolute best wearing them, and be glad you did.