I got my first leather jacket as a gift which was a BCBG leather jacket. I wore it for years through the transitional seasons in Paris and it eventually ripped. I purchased a new one and it literally has traveled around the world with me. I wear my leather jacket as the weather transitions to Spring but isn’t quite warm enough until Summer hits. Then I will pick it back up as the nights get crisp and Fall begins. I will wear it until I have to surrender to a warmer coat in November.
If you are going to pack one jacket for Paris, a leather jacket is what you need.
For more ideas on what to pack, don’t miss What to Pack for Paris in the Fall
My dream leather jacket. Price is $500 which makes it an investment but it will last for years. This one is from Madewell.
These are classic styles that will last you for years. If you have the money in your budget, I would go for it.
Pair with your favorite scarf
For the little ones. Martiene (age 11) wanted to match me so I got her one for her birthday. I sized up so she would grow into it. It made it two years and was reasonably priced. She loved it!
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