What we wear on the upper part of our body plays a very important role in sprucing up our appearance. Having a presentable appearance is of prime importance these days, and therefore it becomes imperative that we don’t just wear something good but also something unique that would make us stand out in the crowd. Unconventionality is the key word, and what could be better than leather tops for creating that perfect unconventional look? There are various fabrics and designs available these days which just provides the contemporary woman with a variety of options on a platter.
Leather apparel has been a constant trend in fashion. From the beginning, man has worn animal hide (leather) in some form as clothing. Romans wore thick leather kilt-like garments in conjunction with their armor. Even primitive peoples across the globe wore leather as clothes. Fast forward to modern times, and leather apparel is still prized as a fashion statement. There are many different choices of leather clothing pieces to choose from, for instance: shirts, pants, chaps, vests, jackets, lingerie, skirts and even full tailored suites. These styles are designed for men and women and come in a variety of colors, prints, and animal types.
Although leather apparel is mainstream and worn by anyone from doctors, lawyers, and even teachers, there is still the party clothes and biker-wear. Popular party wear clothes are short leather mini-skirts and halter or corset-style tops. Sexy skin tight mini dresses, cat suites and hot pants are other widely worn garments, especially by the younger generation into the club scene. They are available in an array of colors as well, but usually worn in black or red. A red lamb leather halter vest with a tuxedo style cut would look fantastically edgy if you really want to create a statement.
Leather vests, pants, chaps and jackets are the most worn biker-wear items. These are usually worn in black or other darker colors and made from the heartier leathers as to hold up in the elements. Another common trait of the biker-wear leather is fringe and/or braided accents. There is a branch of more modern biker leather garments that incorporate padding and bright colors like red, yellow and green that is marketed to those that race or ride the sportier motorcycles. Team up a front zipper closure nickel studded vest with skinny leather pants and swanky leather boots if you want to attain a gothic look or make a bold style statement.
One hot trend in Hollywood and all over the world is leather clothing for women. Before you run out and purchase a pair of leather chaps or bulky biker jacket, think again. Leather clothing can run the gamut from smoking and sexy to sweet and subtle. Furthermore, leather clothing is available in all shades and hues of delicious colors, express yourself with juicy greens and pinks that are hot, hot, hot these days.