The other day, the social media stans (like myself) couldn’t help but obsess over Mama Tina Lawson taking Blue Ivy out, stuntin’ in this black moto jacket with a floral detail. She not only looked chic, but also made a case on why it’s very important to have a jacket like this in your wardrobe. I couldn’t get enough!
I’ve actually dibbled and dappled in black jackets myself, mostly because 1) black goes with everything, and 2) a leather (or faux leather) can go with EVERYTHING. It’s a wardrobe staple item that I personally feel is as important as the white-tee and your favorite pair of jeans. So how can you dress up a leather jacket, you may be asking. Well, here are a few of our favorite celebs and how they’ve rocked the look, plus some savvy alternatives to get you started. Consider this our faux-leather jacket how-to guide: