How old is too old for leather?
Nobody who’s passed sweet sixteen wants to look like they’ve raided a teen’s wardrobe, but can you really ever to be too old to rock a little leather? Check out our pick of the celebrities who prove this timeless look can work regardless of your age.
Sir Cliff recently rolled back the years to embrace his rock ‘n’ roll roots, posing in a leather jacket and stylish shades for the cover of his 100th album. The singer looked 72 years young sitting in a shiny red sports car, proving you’re never too old to get in touch with your rebellious side.
With her Spice Girl days well and truly behind her, Mrs Beckham is now known as the fashion designer to watch – and the 39-year-old mum of four won’t let a little thing like her age stop her from rocking all manner of leather garments. Not one for dowdy maternity wear, Victoria was even spotted looking fabulous in a padded green Marc Jacobs biker jacket while pregnant with daughter Harper.
It’s hard to believe that gorgeous Brad is approaching his 50th birthday, but the Fight Club star proved he can look as good in leather now as he did playing Tyler Durden in his youth. In 2009, the father of six turned up at the Japanese premiere of Inglorious in a leather jacket and beanie, and he recently donned a slim-fit leather and suede John Varvatos jacket at this year’s MTV Movie Awards.
Despite approaching the landmark age of 40, Kate Moss is a frequent fixture on the nightclub circuit and festivals like Glastonbury, and is usually decked out in her trusty leathers. From a tight-fitted jacket with thigh-high boots for a casual shopping trip, to classic biker styles over mini dresses and tights, Kate shows us how the addition of a simple leather jacket can give a laid back look that model edge.
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