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Guide to Finding the Perfect Denver Leather Jacket

November 30, 2016

A Denver leather jacket is the perfect accent piece to have in your closet. One can mix and match with so many different styles. In terms of durability, it is a piece of clothing that will last for decades making it a great return on investment. Plus, leather jacket owners love the flexibility and breathability they bring. If you’re looking for a new piece to add to your wardrobe, or to purchase leather for the first time, use this guide to get started.

Men’s Styles

There are a few versions of the classic leather jacket to incorporate into your wardrobe. This style of jacket is sleek and is a versatile jacket that can be worn with jeans or more upscale clothing. This style of leather jacket does not have many frills or embellishments with simple buttons or a standard zipper. One of the classic styles includes the original leather jacket—the Schott A2 Flight. This style is one that originated during WWII as one of the original flight jackets. This style includes a zipper, collar and two pockets that open by button. For a more simplistic classic style, choose the Schott 644. This is a classic cowhide café racer. It’s sleek, with a small collar and zipper, with zipper pockets.

Women’s Styles

Even some of the simplest of leather jackets can be livened up for women. The Ladies Café Racer and Ladies Classic Lightweight leather jackets include a printed liner that adds a little extra to the life of the jacket. Both jackets are similar with small collars and zip up pockets. Pair this jacket with a pair of light or dark jeans or a dress with tights. With a lightweight design, this type of jacket is great to wear during the fall that keeps you warm but isn’t overwhelming going from indoors to outdoors. Pair a black jacket with a variety of colors when it comes to pants or jeans. Black jackets also look great with dresses, both short and long. Many love pairing a leather jacket with a light colored dress, black tights and boots or booties. Cropped leather jackets are also cute with a long skirt.


When it comes to leather jackets, black and brown are two popular colors. When it comes to black jackets, jeans and a jacket is such an iconic look. Pair a black leather jacket with straight jeans that can be light or dark. If choosing a jacket with several embellishments and/or buttons, make sure the other parts of your attire are simpler. Brown jackets are great for more casual attire. They go great with any color jeans or leggings, including black. They also work well for ladies wearing jackets. For an indepth guide for leather, read How to Wear a Leather Jacket for Every Occasion.
As you consider adding leather to your wardrobe, learn more in the guide New to Leather Clothing? The Ins and Outs of Leather and Visiting a Leather Store in Denver. You can find any style of leather jacket through Jonval’s leather and fur gallery. Stop by and see us at 6880 E. Evans Ave. in Denver or give us a call at 720-377-1555.