For the 2017 fall season, leather is veering more towards celebrating individuality and vintage styles to evoke an overall look that is a mix of both old and new elements. The following trends in leather accessories run the gamut from the minimalist to bold statement pieces in both clothing and home interior.
Leather Tote Bags
As one of the most classic looks of the fall season, leather tote bags are available in all styles and shapes, with several labels featuring their own take on the design for 2017. During this fall season in particular, leather tote bags will be heavily featured a bold new display of natural earth tone hues as well as dyed tones that truly stand out.
LBD – Leather Black Dress
Traditionally, the LBD, little black dress, is for more formal occasions, but in the fall, the LBD has been reconstituted as a leather version that is anything but subtle.
To add a singular touch to your overall look, accessories such as wristbands are a way to add an additional element to your wardrobe. For fall 2017, everything from wavy to ruffled, metallic and leather cuff bands are the current trend dominating runways. Whether your preferred look is bohemian or veers more towards the exotic, there is a broad range of options to consider to decorate your wrist. For leather enthusiasts that are keen to create their own accessories, finishes are available in everything from a charcoal cracked finish, lambskin with snakeskin printing, calf skin, and so much more.
Wide leather belts are definitely back in for fall 2017 fashion, with many labels offering their own versions that truly stand out. From stud-encrusted belts to oversized waist cinchers, bold belts are back in a major way. Options to consider that are trending this fall include midsection grippers, corseted belts, and triple-hole grommet styles that can be layered and worn with structured jackets and fitted skirts.
The fall and winter season means gloves are back in full force, with this year’s offering diverse and available in conventional tones such as black and brown, as well as vibrant hues that exude confidence and strength. This year, there are a slew of new styles to consider that are trending as well, including gauntlet gloves, short ones, and some that feature cut-outs for a rock aesthetic.
For the fall season in 2017, vintage leather hats have made a comeback, with brimmed leather and bucket hats that are made of shearling and calfskin making a return to retailers.
Leather Throw Pillows
It’s not just clothing that is prominently featuring leather this fall season. Leather throw pillows have recently begun trending as they add a nice touch against neutral colored sofas and bed sheets. Options to consider include leather in a variety of hues to complement muted furniture.
Moving beyond basic black and brown, colored leather offers a full burst of color that can electrify your wardrobe. Considering leather that celebrates the full spectrum of color can yield a look that refined, minimalist, yet decidedly modern. From vibrant yellows to turquoise and fire engine red, leather proves its versatility in home interior as well.