7 ways to wear leather this summer

How to rock leather this summer
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7 ways to wear leather this summer

White is everywhere this summer. A leather vest is the perfect way to rock the trend without feeling too hot.

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A crop top is an easy way to mix leather into your summer wardrobe. If your style is more boho, opt for a shade of brown like this one.

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Leather doesn't always have to be masculine. If you have a girly and bright piece, pair it with a neutral, boyish top to keep the balance.

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Again, balance is key. A tough leather vest downplays the sexiness of this skirt. This is a great way to combine the thigh-high slit trend with summer leather.

Dress down your leather with this modern take on sportswear

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Stripes and leather go together like peas and carrots. For those chillier summer nights, throw a basic leather jacket over your mini dress. 

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The easiest way to incorporate leather into your look is with an oversized bag. 

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At first we were skeptical of the summer leather trend. Just the idea of wearing leather in this sweltering heat and humidity makes us sweat. However, upon investigation, we realized that this trend is definitely a do in our book. Balance is key when experimenting with leather in these high temperatures. A head-to-toe look will obviously not work in the summer, but a piece paired with a breezy dress, a comfy tee, or shorter hemline will have you feeling cool as a cucumber.

Our contributors have mastered this edgy look. Here, they give 8 fool proof ways to incorporate leather into your wardrobe to achieve that cool-girl look (and most of the do not even require you to go out and buy new pieces!)
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