A leather skirt is one of those magical wardrobe essentials that can do just about anything. At first glance, it conjures up images of Rock n Roll, edgy looks that are right at home in the club but it can also be dressed up for a party or a night out on the town. Best of all, dressing a leather skirt down kind of makes it even more awesome. We’ve gathered together a few choice ideas that run the gamut so you can make the most out of yours.
[signy_about about_title=”1. Out on the Town”][/signy_about]To maximize the magic of a leather skirt, wear it with stilettos and a sparkly top. Your legs are the real star in this outfit so be sure to pick shoes that play up your pins![signy_about about_title=”2. Party Girl”][/signy_about]Leather skirts are a bit edgy by nature and pairing them up with a grungy-chic top and a pair of short boots gives you some instant party girl street cred. Match the top to the occasion and don’t be shy about grabbing that concert t-shirt and throwing on a jacket for a true concert junkie vibe.[signy_about about_title=”3. Flared Cutie “][/signy_about]If your leather skirt has a bit of swish to it and flares out as you walk, pair it with a form fitting brightly colored top. Creamsicle yellow pairs well with basic black and the overall look is flirty, fun and just sexy enough.[signy_about about_title=”4. Cozy & Flirty “][/signy_about]Normally, you don’t think of a lightly loose sweater as being especially sexy but when you pair it with a leather skirt, that sweater suddenly gets elevated. Choose a looser look with a tighter skirt to mix things up. A nice choice to wear on a first date, isn’t it?[signy_about about_title=”5. SoHo Dream “][/signy_about]Grab that retro t-shirt you paid possibly too much for and team it up with a jacket, your trusty leather skirt and some knee or thigh-high boots. Smoky kohl eyeliner, straightened hair and some silver bracelets will have the paparazzi thinking you’re famous.[signy_about about_title=”6. Black on Black”][/signy_about]This look is a staple for a number of celebrities, including Kim Kardashian. Team up your best black top with your black leather skirt and suddenly you have something that could give your Little Black Dress a run for the money. Simple, chic and versatile, you can leave this look alone to keep it clean and iconic or dress it up easily with a wrap or accessories.[signy_about about_title=”7. Throwback Thursday”][/signy_about]A Black leather skirt with a white office blouse can easily bring out your inner Sexy Librarian. Keep accessories simple and in character with glasses, a styling watch and, of course, something to read. Put your hair up or give it a tousled look to up the ante.[signy_quote sgny_quote_content=”Pay attention to contrasting colors, fabrics and textures to offset to play up whatever look you want. “]
When browsing through your closet, there are some pieces that are simply magical and a leather skirt is definitely one of them. Easy to dress up and perfect for dressing down, don’t be afraid to experiment a bit. When choosing what to wear with a leather skirt, pay attention to contrasting colors, fabrics and textures to offset to play up whatever look you want.