Origin of Leather SkirtThe use of animal hides for clothing can be traced back to the Paleolithic period. In the 1980′s leather skirt fashion trend was a huge hit amongst the youth.The clothing was revolutionary and groundbreaking. Girls were seen flaunting this fashion trend on the streets. Celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Rihanna are huge fans of this trend and are often seen flaunting it.
Where & How to Wear
Skirts are all rage this Fall/Winter. The ramps this season were flooded with 50′s inspired circle skirt, maxi skirt, pencil cut skirt and box pleated skirts. All of these skirts had one element in common – Leather. Leather brings modernity and toughness to a girlish appeal. Leather skirts have a great history and future. They are a perfect solution for women who are bored of floral outfits. Leather skirts are perfect for a formal as well as informal occasion. Style it well and it will help you to compliment your outfit.For those who are not yet ready to take the risk, kick off this trend with a simple black pencil cut leather skirt. I had been wanting to try these leather skirts for some time now. This box pleated faux leather skirt seemed to be perfect, as it also made my legs appear longer. I combined it with a cropped lace top and Mary-Jane pumps. I threw in a pair of black stockings and a beaded necklace to enhance the overall appeal of the outfit. For an edgier look pair your leather skirt with a bralet top. You can also wear a cropped top with a pair of high waisted cigarette pants for a casual day outfit.
Fabric : Faux leather skirt, Lace top Silhouette : Pairing a box bleated skirt with a fitted top gives a gorgeous hourglass shape to the body. Skirt , Top & Pumps : Forever21, Stockings & Necklace : Thrifted