Leather jackets have been around longer than we can remember – they’re a style symbol that has worked its way through the decades with many adaptations along the way.
Paying homage to the leather jacket, we’ve sifted through our favourite films of all time, handpicking 7 movie icons that rocked the leather jacket to spark inspiration for your autumn wardrobe.
Pirate or juvenile delinquent, we all know there’s very little Johnny Depp can’t pull off. Staring in Cry Baby, he showcases the ‘bad boy’ look down to a T.
Not exactly a movie, but iconic none-the-less. Will Smith shows us how a leather jacket can be both colourful and cool. Oh, and block colours are currently making their comeback, too.
It’s impossible to do a leather jacket round-up without mentioning Danny Zuko, the king of the T-birds. Leather jackets were their signature attire, and how electrifying they were.
A leather jacket partnered with a graphic tee is a great way to lift the vibe of your outfit. Here, Colin Farrall’s Rolling Stone T-shirt adds colour to complement the heavy-biker look.
Another collar-less rendition, here Zak Efron shows us how pairing a leather jacket with a white tee is the easiest look going. We’ll leave the hair back in 2009, though.