These Faux Leather Jackets Are Better Than The Real Deal

Pleather has never looked better.

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Show of hands: Who’s ready for outerwear season to begin? Get a headstart by perusing the round-up ahead of the best faux leather jackets of 2022 on the market. They’re so good, you might never go back to the real deal.


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Remember last year’s obsession with sage green? This season welcomes a similarly-hued obsession: pistachio. Paris Georgia’s blazer jacket is a great place to start with the muted green color trend.
See On Farfetch
Ado Biker Jacket
Yes, leather is a core component of fall 2022’s biker fashion trend but faux fabrications are just as desirable. Unleash your inner highway hound with Nanushka’s vegan leather Ado jacket.
See On Farfetch
Going into fall, level up your in-office workwear uniform with a leather blazer — like Veronica Beard’s vegan croc-effect style in chocolate brown.
See On Intermix
Stella McCartney
Faux-Leather Fringed Jacket
Have some cowgirl-approved fun with fringe this fall and add Stella McCartney’s Western-inspired jacket to your cart. Horse girl autumn, anyone?
See On Bergdorf Goodman
McQ Alexander McQueen
Striae Faux Leather Jacket
For a masculine and ‘90s-esque fit, try this oversized option from Alexander McQueen’s more affordable label, McQ. Team it with light-wash denim bottoms and neutral black sneakers.
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Boleros — they’re baaack! The retro style has seen a recent spike in popularity, so why not participate in their resurgence with this cropped and star-studded number?
See On Moda Operandi
Ralph Lauren Collection
Emory Faux Leather Varsity Jacket
Ralph Lauren’s faux leather varsity jacket is your first-class ticket into the athluxe trend. As for styling the collegiate piece, opt for slim, form-fitting trousers and refined sneakers, of course.
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Jonathan Simkhai
Ronan Vegan Leather Jacket
Style this moto jacket with Jonathan Simkhai’s matching faux leather bottoms for an all-out, pumpkin-colored look that personifies an autumnal spirit. Or, if that combo feels a little too Halloween-y for you, opt for pair of black trousers or flared jeans.
ICMYI: Fashion girls will be wearing comforting, blanket-like outerwear throughout the upcoming cold-weather months. Join in on the cozy trend by swaddling yourself with Stand Studio’s quilted faux leather puffer jacket.
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When it’s a breezy day yet miraculously still a bit warm, that’s when you turn to the magic of a shacket (yes, the style is exactly what it sounds like). Mango’s faux leather style would pair well over a black jersey dress and chunky, lug-sole boots.
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Daily Paper
Green Croco Jalat Jacket
For all the ostentatious dressers out there, forget the half-saturated shades — go straight to neon hues this fall. With its electric lime color and grunge-y grommet belt, Daily Paper’s Croco Jalat jacket is the epitome of a scene-stealer.
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