Leather’s long been a staple in the rock and western scenes, but now it’s a must-have for any wardrobe. Sleek, durable, and surprisingly easy to wear, it’s used to make everything from skirts to dresses to T-shirts. Plus, it lends a luxe, ultra-hip feel to even the most simple of silhouettes.

vegan leather pencil skirt

The polished and professional pencil skirt gets an injection of tough-girl cool when crafted in leather.

stephanie faux leather crop top

Play with layers—wear a leather crop top under a longer vest to add subtle shine and a hint of edge.

vegan leather full midi skirt

Look to leather’s lighter side. Choose pieces in neutrals or pastels for a fresh, modern outfit.

tobey leather jacket

The leather biker jacket never goes out of style, but give it new life by mixing it with flirty silhouettes.

black mamba perforated leather dress

A leather shift dress with clean lines is the height of minimalist chic and can work for day or night.

rory jacket

Opt for an asymmetrical blazer style that effortlessly combines classic and cutting edge.