Winter Must-Haves: Faux Fur, Leather and Suede
This season is all about faking it till you make it with faux fur, leather and suede that will keep you warm while looking chic.
Sienna Miller wears a fake fur jacket from TopShop while running errands in New York City.
Faux is a hot trend right now, and it’s no mystery why. The items may look real, but the prices are wallet-friendly. The coats and jackets will keep you cozy and warm on the chilliest of days. Show your friends you’re both stylish and savvy with these animal-friendly pieces that scored BettyConfidential’s coveted seal of approval.
You’ll feel uber chic when wearing Topshop’s boxy faux fur chubby coat ($170, topshop.com). A piece this gorgeous deserves to come out of your closet multiple times per week; whether it’s for drinks with the girls, Saturday shopping or a big date. Don’t be afraid to pair it with jeans or anything else in your closet.
This is a furrriously fabulous jacket that’s fit for a queen, or a gal in need of a splurge. Made by Juicy Couture, this cropped fur jacket ($330, net-a-porter.com) could make a big impact when you’re out on the town – and can also give a more casual outfit a lift when you wear it during the day.
When the weather is brisk but not freezing, a leather jacket like this one by Guess ($158, guess.com) is the perfect choice to keep you warm without sacrificing style. While you might think you could only wear a moto with jeans, think again, it would look just a sharp with a skirt. Vroom, vroom!
This faux fur vest is both super stylish and tres chic. You can wear this versatile piece with anything, from a skirt to jeans to leggings or a dress, and you are guaranteed to look fantastic ($34.99, charlotterusse.com).
The Daytrip Sherpa spill out vest ($64.50, buckle.com) is a nice alternative to a puffy down vest and the big pockets can hold dog treats, keys and whatever else you need for a stroll.
If you like the boho look, the Himalaya suedette vest ($24.80, forever21.com) will show off your artsy side. It has nifty little details like big buttons and studded ribbon trim.