How Hollywood dictated fashion trends this season: the top 5 jackets
Now more than ever, Hollywood films have a strong command over fashion. The most celebrated thespians have worn epic costumes from the movies that we can’t let slip by. Let’s turn on the spotlight on the perennial jackets for this season. Here is the top 5…
1. X-Men: Days of Future Past inspired jacket
Hugh Jackman’s wolverine jacket is a huge success both in and out of Hollywood. The classic cut of the distressed camel leather biker jacket is eminent in the 1973 awakening of the lead actor at the X-Mansion. This season is a reemergence of retro-modern classic outfits that isn’t only relegated to the mature audience since the younger ones are also receptive to vintage dressing nowadays. What’s more, leather jackets can be customized to your specific preferences so you’ll have a perfect fitting vintage piece that’s just for you.
2. Guardians of the Galaxy inspired jacket
Chris Pratt’s leather coat in red berry shade becomes this season’s most versatile shade. The silhouette and design is very much in the moment as well as the colour. From snakeskin leather boots, bags and suede jackets, the red has taken over the galaxy of fashion. In fact, red and gold is the appropriate colour for the coming holidays. As fashionistas are on red alert in this season of shopping, ladies can have their own customized red leather jacket with gold studs.
3. Sin City: A Dame to Kill inspired jacket
Mickey Rourke’s large collared black leather trench coat is something to seek for this winter. This movie about the series of books ‘Just Another Saturday Night’ won’t get you out of place with the ‘marv jacket’ it’s famed for. A customized ‘Sin City’ inspiredbane coat with sheaths of fur is perfect for the winter. Did you know that the sixties fashion is swinging back this season? The large buttons on trench coats will make your customized jacket edgy, classy and so ‘in’ today.
4. Fast & Furious 7 inspired jacket
The fine-looking Jason Statham of the ‘Transporter’ series once again made a style statement with his movie jacket. In the promotional still photos of upcoming 7th installment of the Fast & Furious series, Jason wears a leather jacket in deep brown shade. The length and fit of the jacket is very up-to-the-minute in today’s trendiest leather jackets. Although the movie is yet to be shown next year, a customized Fast & Furious inspired jacket will be worth something when it hits the big screen.
5. The Hunger Games Mockingjay inspired jacket
Jennifer Lawrence’s role as Katniss Everdeen and her distressed leather jacket surely can’t miss the eye of fashion die-hard fans of the movie. The reprised sequel of the popular Hunger Games trilogy shows Lawrence decked in a jacket on most of the scenes. It seems every ‘Katniss wannabe’ wants to get the look of the girl who goes for hunting and archery to survive.
The functional and attractive designs of Hollywood inspired jackets are probably what caught our eye. But other than that, the celebrity who donned these legendary costumes also plays a big role. A wolverine jacket won’t be possible without a Hugh Jackman behind it. It goes the same for other popular films and performers with merging powers to leave lasting impressions to the audience. As lights and camera reels, so do our distinctive eyes.