Celebrities Have Crowned the Leather Trench Coat the Jacket of the Season

Some celebrities like to keep their leather coats in Matrix territory, with severe styling: Kendall Jenner and Anya Taylor-Joy rocked black leather coats with impenetrable black shades. But if Neo-core is not your thing, there’s a feminine way to wear a leather trench. Just look at Nicola Peltz-Beckham, who wore her red, cinched waist coat as a dress to the Beckham premiere. And don’t be afraid to try out color! Kylie Minogue and Kim Kardashian are paving the way on how to wear a brightly hued trench. 

So whether you’re looking to wear a trench as part of your day-to-day look like Emily Ratajkowski, or are aiming to dress up formalwear like Selena Gomez, you can look to the stars for inspiration for your leather trench coat.

Buying outerwear can feel overwhelming; Between bombers, pea coats, and blazers, there are infinite options. Thankfully, we can look to fall 2023 ready-to-wear shows like a crystal ball of trends this season. From Versace’s brown croc coat to Chanel’s black patent leather and Balenciaga’s printed duster, the leather trench coat in its many forms is about to be everywhere. But it’s not just runway-ready pieces that are pointing to a season of leather trenches. We’re already beginning to see styling inspiration, courtesy of our favorite stars. 

Emily Ratajkowski channeled her inner Kim Possible, layering a leather trench over a black turtleneck and green trousers.



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