One classic wardrobe staple that belongs in every person’s closet is the leather jacket. The ultimate layering piece, a cool leather jacket can do everything from elevating a T-shirt and jeans to making a slip dress look more casual. It’s a hero piece that can do it all. And depending on where you live, it can be a layering piece to wear year-round or a transitional jacket to wear on repeat in the spring and fall.
While black moto jackets have been popularized in the past and will never go out of style, we’re seeing more shapes and colors adopted by the fashion set. From cropped styles to blazers to shackets to bomber jackets, the outerwear piece adds a cool-girl element to any outfit. If you’re after styles that are editor-approved, look no further. We’ve narrowed down our favorite options at every price point. These are sure to be staples in your closet for the next five years, if not forever. Keep reading to shop leather jacket styles at every budget.