40 over leather pants??
The answer is yes! Yes, you can absolutely look sophisticated in 40+ leather pants…and hot.They add some sizzle to your wardrobe…and an edgy touch to say you keep doing itUpdating your wardrobe with cool, modern pieces is a surefire way to keep your style looking fresh and youthful well past 40.
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If leather pants are a little out of your comfort zone, try starting with leather or coated leather jeans Instead! You may remember Good American’s cool coated jeans from the Nordstrom Anniversary sale. Very good looking, stretchy and comfortable.The coated leather look is very chic and sophisticated, and the fit is wonderfulA high-rise, trendy straight-leg silhouette (easier to style than you might think!). I wear this look with a cool chain-detail camisole, leather blazer, and booties. Yes, I will give you a brief introduction to jeans sizing. Very small size. We recommend ordering 1-2 sizes up from your usual size.
Keep scrolling to discover our favorite leather pants and our tips for wearing leather pants and jeans 40+…
trust me i tried many Leather, faux leather, vegan leather pants…and these are my new favorites. Make an impact and make a statement, but also effortlessly. That’s not an easy combo to find! It feels great against the skin and breathes better than any other leather I’ve ever worn. And somehow elastic! Well… I’m a mystery too. You never know what magic is woven into the fabric! And the paper bag waist is very flattering.
Style Tip: I like to tie my waist belt sideways. It looks more elegant and doesn’t focus on the middle of your tummy.
I tried to match it with these pants basic white button down Shirt and stunning Isabel Marant black ankle boots. Wow. When I saw these boots I knew I had to have them! This exact pair sold out and is from last year so I linked another version. You can easily wear black boots or flats with some heels.
How to wear leather pants over 40
- don’t size up – So you may be tempted to increase the size, but don’t. Leather stretches. I want it to fit like a second skin.
- keep it simple – Leather pants are a statement piece, so it’s important to keep the rest of the look simple and classic.
- accessories/shoes – Choosing shoes is important. To keep your slim line longer, wear shoes that are the same color as your pants. You’ll also want to keep other accessories, such as jewelry, very simple.
- 1 trend rule – Sometimes you may wonder.Does this look like I’m trying too hard?‘ If you’re feeling that way, rock the leather pants and keep everything else very minimal and classic. I promise you it will make you feel better. I call it The One Trending Rule.
How do you feel about wearing leather pants after 40? No, no? Please share in the comments below.
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