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NYFW Trend Forecast: Leather, Lady

Leather is nothing new, but for spring/summer 2013, designers used it in innovative ways. From sewn leather trousers, to buttery leather dresses and colored denim in every hue, there was…

Julie Gerstein | September 14, 2012 - 8:00 am

Cheap & Chic: Kate Spade’s Hobo Bag, That A Real Hobo Might Be Able To Afford

Jessica loves this Kate Spade Cobble Hill Kori hobo bag. It’s very much in Jessica’s style — feminine, soft and classic. But she’s really not feeling the bag’s $478 price…

Julie Gerstein | August 23, 2012 - 9:40 am

Style Stealer: Anna Dello Russo’s Leather Look

Anna Dello Russo is an editor-at-large and creative consultant for Vogue Japan. But she’s probably best known for her wild costumery and show-stopping hats.  Though she’s often seated front row…

Julie Gerstein | March 5, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Shopping Guide: Leather Isn’t Just For Coats & Jackets

Leather is having such a major moment right now that designers and retailers are going beyond the classic leather coats and jackets. We also are loving leather skirts, tops, dresses,

Annika Harris | November 20, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Shopping Guide: Searching For An Affordable Little Leather Jacket

A couple years ago, I wrote a love letter of sorts to my hand-me-down leather jacket. But sadly, my little leather jacket and I are breaking up. Why? Well my too-wide shoulders…

Annika Harris | September 26, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Do Not Want: A Seven Pound, $17,500 Fake Leather Jacket

Nevermind that this thing is demonstrably out of our price range, this faux leather Balenciaga jacket weighs seven pounds! Seven pounds! Who wants to walk around with seven extra pounds…

Julie Gerstein | March 11, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Do Not Want: Rachel Comey Leather Socks

I can’t really comprehend the thinking behind the Rachel Comey leather socks. You can get athlete’s foot for free from a really nasty locker room, so why would anyone pay…

Annika Harris | October 8, 2010 - 5:45 pm

Style 911: How Can I Wear Leather In The Summer?

“I love my leather jacket, but I don’t know if I can wear it during the summer months. Any advice?” –Lindsay

The rule in fashion is that there are…

Lauren Gold | June 16, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Leather Diapers Are So In Right Now

Are we missing something? Would anyone actually wear leather hot shorts in a situation that doesn’t involve a lot of body oil and maybe a whip? [Fashion Copious] …

Lily Q | April 16, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Worth The Splurge: VEDA Leather

If you’re going to buy a leather jacket, invest in a good one. Aside from looking junky, cheap leather has a nasty habit of cracking and wearing out long before…

Lily Q | March 29, 2010 - 8:15 pm

This Dude Looks Hot, Literally

Black leather is back in the form of bleggings and all manner of accessories and now, full-on shirts. While there are plenty of choices for ladies to shimmy into this…

Erin Flaherty | January 25, 2010 - 7:20 pm

J.Lo Brings The Leather Mama Look In Elle

While more than a few of us questioned her judgment when it came to that crazy New Year’s Eve catsuit, clearly, age-appropriate is not an issue for Jennifer Lopez. The…

Erin Flaherty | January 6, 2010 - 5:09 pm