Whether it´s to toughen up a dress or to look edgy and punk, a leather motorcycle riding jacket is your bestfriend. It brings a feminine dress out of its element a gives a pair of dull jeans an entirely new spin. In fact, throwing over a biker jacket is the quickest way to dress up, or well, at least to dress (See how I wore black moto jacket for a date). Because I have girls asking how to wear a biker, here are some tips I gathered for you.
Colored Motorcycle Riding Jacket with Jeans
To have that mix of trend and coolness but not overly edgy, go for a colored biker jacket. A pop of color is pleasing to eye which works best if your colored leather moto jacket is worn with a black skinny jeans. You want to keep things smart and polished, also sexy, so stick to a pair of killer heels.
See: How to Brighten Up with Bright Colored Blazer
Work with Colors or Prints
A motorcycle riding jacket, as edgy as it may, looks cute with feminine pieces too such as a printed dress, soft pastels or bright colors. Throw over a black leather biker to a printed combo finish off with your favorite ankle boots, or colorblock a colored moto jacket with other equally interesting colored pieces such as colored skinny jeans.
See: How to Wear Jackets with Maxi Dress
Black Motorcycle Riding Jacket with Dresses
Biker-meets-girly is the theme of this look. Pick a mini dress that flatters your figure, printed or an LBD, then wear with it a leather biker. go for a cropped jacket if you´re teaming it with a bodycon dress. Now for your shoes, it´s all up to the kind of look you want to create. Is it sexy and elegant or casual edgy? I´m sure you have a pair of pointed toe heels to complete it, or flat riding boots maybe?
Colored Biker Jacket with Tattered Skinnies
For a really casual look with lots of attitude, wear your colored rider jacket (black works too) with tattered skinny jeans. Remember, this look is more about your shoes. Do you want a girly street look or a completely rider outfit? It´s between a pair of pretty ankle boots with heels or flat motorcycle boots.
Moto Jacket Worn with Neutrals
To look effortless in a moto jacket, work with neutrals. It can be a beige or a black, the idea is mixing your jacket with earthy hued pieces or, for a perennially edgy ensemble, entirely with black. A beige or tan biker jacket will float out from an all black combo but if you´re styling a black jacket with black trousers, wear a tunic top in different color to provide definition between the top and bottom.
Do you wear motorcycle jacket? Do you feel comfy with bright colored biker jackets or you stick with black leather? How do you wear moto riding jacket?