3 Shoe Styles That Go With Leather Pants (and One That Doesn't)
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The sleek wardrobe staple is a favourite among trendsetters like Olivia Palermo and Gigi Hadid. Leather pants instantly dress up a daytime look, and they’re a solid choice for a night on the town too. And now that colder months are here, there's nothing that will keep you quite so warm. But finding a pair of shoes that work with the slinky pants can be tricky. To help you master the style on your own, we rounded up three easy footwear styles you can easily pull off with leather pants. Armed with these go-tos (along with one style to avoid), you'll find that rocking these edgy-cool pants will be refreshingly easy.
Read on for a guide to three shoe styles you can easily rock with your leather pants!
Don't: Summer Sandals
While a heeled sandal feels fancy enough to wear with sleek leather pants, a casual flip-flop or lace-up flat sandal feels out of place paired with this cool-weather staple.
Do: Black Ankle Boots
Do: Pointed Pumps
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On Rosie Huntington-Whiteley: Anine Bing Biker Pants ($1335); Saint Laurent bag.
Dress up leather pants and a white T-shirt by adding a pair of printed pumps.
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On Olivia Palermo: Zara Embroidered Poplin Shirt ; J Brand Edita Leggings ($1350); Givenchy heels.
A pointed heel adds an element of sophistication to leather pants.
On Kendall Jenner: Elizabeth & James sunglasses; Roberto Cavalli Leopard Printed Jacket ($2945); Are You Am I Rylie Tee ($105); Unravel pants; Vans Old Skool Sneakers ($120); Givenchy Bow Cut Bag ($1860).
For a cool take on the trend, style a lace-up pair of leather pants with skate sneakers and a tee, and then add a leopard coat for polish.
Vans Old Skool Sneaker ($120)
This sneaker adds an instant cool-factor to your look.
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