Up Your Sleek Factor With the Chicest Leather Pieces

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The quickest and easiest way to look chic and pulled together in a pinch? Make sure you're wearing some form of leather. Incorporating leather pieces into your wardrobe immediately ups the sleek factor, and the best part is it can translate into any season, making it ridiculously versatile and well worth the money you spent on it.

Whether you prefer your leather to be in the details on your sneakers or the main attraction in the form of a floor-length trench coat, leather in any form is a non-negotiable, must-have staple in every Womanista's closet. 

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Zip-Up Skirt
Stripes and sweaters make the perfect team; adding a zip-up leather mini to the equation takes the whole ensemble to the next level.

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Trench Coat
Make a bold statement in an edgy leather trench coat paired with winter basics like a chunky sweater, comfy jeans and chic heeled booties.

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To the Office
Leather pants can absolutely have a place in your office wardrobe rotation; simply pair a high-waisted trouser style pant with a simple black jacket or cardigan and black blouse, and top it off with classic pumps and an amazing work bag.

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Casual With Sweats
Leather doesn’t have to be reserved for nights out on the town or other fancy occasions; we actually love a gorgeous leather jacket paired with a sweatshirt, lux drawstring joggers and your sweetest kicks, of course.

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Rose Gold Kicks
We love cool kicks and we love rose gold, so naturally we’re head over heels for a pair of leather rose gold sneakers that we could practically live in.

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Pop of Color
An electric blue leather jacket makes a statement and is a playful switch up from your usual black leather; pair it with simple staples to let the jacket take center stage.

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Shift Dress
A black shift dress serves as the perfect backdrop for so many styles: load up on the accessories like scarves, hats, bags, wraps, jewelry and so much more to create a variety of looks with just one amazing dress. 

Not sure which leather piece is best for your style? Check out our Womanista Approved options for every budget and taste.

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Hayley Simmons |

Hayley Simmons is a twenty-something writer, wife and new mama to her baby girl, Scout. A native Texan turned Nashvillian, she spends her time experimenting with healthy recipes -- then forcing her husband to eat them, finding new ways to not hate the gym and shopping for (an absurd amount of) baby clothes.