A leather jacket is a classic staple in a man’s closet; from Beckham to Jackman the apparel is popular among every style savvy individual, it has a perfect balance of modernism and heritage that enables you to style up in multiple ways; from an effortless street style to preppy smart casuals the leather jacket is all you need.
Let’s admit we all secretly wish to wear fashionable clothing to work but most of the fashionable clothes are often too casual or inappropriate for a workplace. While it not advised to wear them for interviews or an important meeting, you can still wear a well-polished jacket on a casual Friday, only if you keep in mind certain guidelines.
- Opt for lightweight comfortable jackets
- Stick to basics colors like black and brown
- Don’t be afraid to mix and match your trousers and shirt
- Don’t choose anything that too motorcycle chic
- Avoid Jackets loaded with emblems, zippers, studs, and patches
- Avoid experimenting with too many colors
Here are six ways to style business casual attire with leather jackets.
Café racer jackets look great with business casuals as they come with minimal design, pair it with a white button down shirt, jeans and formal shoes for a refined look.
The Bomber Jacket is another great inclusion into your business casual dressing, but make sure it’s basic style with no excess patch pockets or patches as mentioned above. Pair a basic black bomber jacket with a plain white buttoned shirt and a dress pant. Additionally, you can add up a black tie for a well-polished look.
If you’re used to suiting up daily for work, a leather blazer will add a nice smart casual touch to your outfit. While it is more casual as compared to a regular suit, it’s still more formal compared to the other leather jackets. In order to obtain this look, you will need to top a sleek looking leather blazer over your everyday business outfit. But you must keep in mind that the leather blazer is in no means a replacement for the suit however it can be worn as a casual counterpart.
Layer up for winters with a soothing combination of light brown sweater and dark brown leather jacket or vice versa, pair it with a light blue pinstripe shirt, black pant and a black tie for a formal touch.
Shirt collar jackets are fantastic inclusion due to the simplistic and polished design, pair it with a formal check trouser and pastel color shirt and brace yourself for compliments at work.
Leather Jackets and waist coat are a great combination for winters; they are not only stylish but are also appropriate for an office setting. Go for dark color waist coat and combine it with a lighter color shirt to create a contrast. Pair it with a regular fit formal trouser and you’re ready to go.