6 Smart Ways to Style Your Bomber Jacket

The bomber jacket has powered through 2015 as one of the most versatile, achingly cool wardrobe separates with a dash of streetwise appeal. From Gigi Hadid to Giovanna Battaglia and beyond, stars and stylists are wearing this practical and chic key piece 24-7—with dresses, en route to the gym and on the FROW.

We've decoded how the best dressed are wearing their bombers so that you can add some new outfit combinations into your fashion repertoire and mix up your casual wardrobe. Take notes now.

Scroll down for a style 101 on how to wear the bomber and then shop our favourites!

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On Battaglia: Saint Laurent Shell Bomber Jacket (£1050).

Style Notes: Rip up the rule book! A bomber jacket can be worn with a mini dress and heels combination, just make sure that it's well fitted (without being too tight) and sticks to a monochrome colour palette.

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Style Notes: Make like Laura Love and dial down a statement-making jacket with easy-going black denim and a feminine camisole for zero-effort sexy.

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Style Notes: No one pulls off high-end urbane better than Julia Sarr-Jamois. Her outfit combinations include an unexpected accessory (think faux fur bags and loud footwear) with a bang-on-the-moment jacket, boyfriend jeans and a I've-just-thrown-this-on top. Copy paste this jeans, T-shirt and bomber jacket combination into your off-duty wardrobe pronto.

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On Hadid: Dior So Real Sunglasses (£361); Saint Laurent Bomber Jacket (£1605).

Style Notes: Give your gym kit a designer overhaul and wear a Saint Laurent bomber over your workout apparel to look like an A-lister pre and post-spin class. Why not?! Every day should be lived in mega-watt clothes. 

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Style Notes: Match up your bomber with your boots for sure-fire way to achieve a streamlined off-duty look. If you've got a silky black jacket, then wear it with your trusty black leather biker boots. This works.

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Style Notes: For a FROW-worthy look, wear your bomber jacket with sports luxe trousers and sky-high ankle boots. To keep your look elevated and chic, go for navy blue, black, brown and military green colour combinations.

 

Do you have a bomber jacket in your wardrobe? If so, how do you style it? Let us know!