Style Hunter How-To: Leather Minimalism

13 January 2012 by

Style Hunter How-To: Leather Minimalism

When we think of wearing four items of leather with a turtleneck, we image we’d come over all claustrophobic and stressed. So we looked to our Style Hunter ladies for inspiration this week, and the ever-chic and uber-cool  “The Northern Light” blogger Hedvig Osphaug showed us how it’s done!

Why It Works

1. Hedvig has kept the colour palette simple: The mixture of textures is contrast enough, so neutral colours work best.

2. There's no statement jewellery: Trinkety bracelets and rings look great peeping out of the sleeves of this Zara coat, and anything more would be overkill.

3. She's mixed it up: The soft matt leather of Miss Osphaug’s Topshop shorts, contrast with the polished monk brogues by Alexander Wang, and her Mulberry patent bag.

Shopping Tips

Style Hunter How-To: Leather Minimalism

Beige dress, £216, Raoul www.cruisefashion.co.uk

Rose gold bangle, £40, Follie Follie www.follifollie.co.uk

Stud bag £68, Topshop www.topshop.com

T-shirt, on sale for £10, Dorothy Perkins www.dorothyperkins.com

Coat, £176 Designers Remix Collection www.theoutnet.com

Boots, £75, River Island www.riverisland.com

Lace up brogues, £65, Office www.office.co.uk

Leather skirt, £60, Lipsy www.lipsy.co.uk

 

 


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