THE GO-TO BOMBER JACKET
…THAT YOU NEED NOW & WILL WEAR FOREVER!
Bomber jackets are the biggest fashion item this season and by the look of it, for the upcoming season too. Celebrities can’t get enough of the effortless outerwear style either (especially in versatile army green). Plus it’s the perfect transitional piece for that awkward spring-to-winter time that we’re in right now, so no time like the present to come down and pick one up for yourself!
Sporty and sexy, bomber jackets are a great way to dress down and give a too-girly outfit a bit of an edge and they are perfect for dressing up your basics with the latest silk and embroidered designs.
Here’s how the ‘it’ girls and boys are wearing this seasons must-have … and how you should be wearing it too.
1. FLORAL PRINTS
Floral prints are the perfect trans-seasonal print, update your bomber and create an oriental look and feel.
2. PAIRING WITH PLEATHER
For an outfit with some serious attitude, combine your jacket with a leather skirt or shorts.
3. SILKY SMOOTH
Wear an oversized silk embroidered bomber jacket to give you that sports-luxe feel. Perfect for date night or drinks with your girlfriends. The silky texture instantly gives a touch of glam.
4. PAIRING WITH DENIM & SNEAKS
Pair with denim and sneakers for that casual weekend, off-duty look. Style tip: Roll your jeans or chinos just above the ankle for that London-cool vibe.
5. MATCHY MATCHY
Zip it up and wear with the same colour bottoms for a polished, sleek statement.
6. PERSONALISE IT
Personalise your bomber with badges and pins. Nothing screams individuality more than a DIY’d jacket & cool kicks.
7. BOMBSHELLS SPOTTED IN BOMBERS
Here are models of the moment Hailey Baldwin, Gigi Hadid & Karli Kloss rocking the bomber trend off the runway this Fashion month! Wear yours with a striped crop top, high-waisted white wide-legged trousers and cool white sneakers for that resort luxe silhouette!
8. TIME TO UPDATE
Swap out your leather jacket with a bomber and update your go-to denim and t-shirt ensemble to the next level.
FIND IT IN STORE:
Shop at these stores for the best bombers in town: Markham, YDE, Topshop, Topman, Mango at Edgars, Cotton On, Factorie, Woolworths, MRP, Foschini, Truworths, Legit.
With such a versatile item of clothing, there really are no fashion rules. Experimenting, confidence and attitude are really all you need to rock this look.
Pictures via Pinterest