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Top 10 Faux Leather Jackets

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Who says real leather is better? Gone are the days of stiff and uncomfortable pleather—the faux leather of today looks and feels remarkably like the real deal thanks to designers and brands ranging from budget-friendly to runway-worthy making an effort to incorporate vegan leather pieces into their collection. With all of these stunning new styles available, we decided it was time to update this list. Whether you are vegan and seeking a good-looking leather alternative, or just don’t want to throw down the big bucks for the real deal, our research-based, unbiased list of the 10 best faux leather jackets is your one-stop shop for the best of the best. This list includes brands ranging from BlankNYC to BB Dakota, Express, and more so there's sure to be a style that is just right for you. Scroll down to find the best faux leather jacket and prepare for your most fashionable fall yet. Opening image: @blankjeans

Did you like our 10 Best Faux Leather Jackets? Then we think you'll also like our 10 Best Coated Black Jeans for more leather-looking fashion! 

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October 22, 2018

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Noisy May Leather Look Jacket
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Noisy May Leather Look Jacket

LOVED FOR: The quilted shoulder panel and brushed silver hardware details

STYLE WITH: This edgy jacket pairs well with distressed denim and a fabulous new pair of fashion sneakers. 

KUT from the Kloth Tayanita Faux Suede Jacket

STYLE WITH: Medium-wash denim, a classic grey t-shirt, and a designer handbag

USERS SAID: "This is a great jacket. It's lightweight but still, the fabric feels and looks rich. The color is nothing like the picture, it is almost a rust color. It's a beautiful color with depth. The fit is true to size."

Topshop Rosa Biker Jacket

BEST FOR: The gal seeking an edgy outerwear piece for everyday use

USER SAID: "Great quality, super cute fit, and a great cruelty-free alternative to leather! Plus I love that it comes in a petite size!"

BB Dakota Gabrielle Faux Leather Asymmetrical Jacket

USERS SAID: "Love this jacket! I ordered this jacket in the taupe color size XS and I am obsessed! It fits perfectly and pairs well with everything. I normally wear a size XS or S in t-shirts, and the XS in this jacket is a perfect fit. Absolutely recommend this jacket!"

LOVED FOR: Don't let the drape-front look of this jacket fool you. It also has a zipper closure for a variety of styling options.

BLANKNYC Drape Front Faux Suede Jacket

FROM THE BRAND: "Zip up the slim-fitting silhouette to create a slouchy effect or zip it down for a cool, draped-lapel style."

BEST FOR: A lightweight style-staple that looks just like the real thing

Express (Minus The) Leather Quilted Moto Jacket

BEST FOR: This quilted jacket will keep you warm in temperatures that drop to the 40-to-50-degree range

USERS SAID: "This jacket is so comfy! Not stiff and the material moves with you. 10/10 would recommend. I wear it ALL the time"

BLANKNYC Meant to Be Moto Jacket

BEST FOR: A stand-out style during the Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale, this style has earned loads of editorial recommendations and blogger buzz.

LOVED FOR: The super soft, removable hood for added warmth and style

Express (Minus The) Leather Double Peplum Jacket

USERS SAID: "This jacket is so so nice! The material feels amazing! It is so soft! And the color (mocha) is rich and beautiful. I love all of the detailing. I will wear this jacket with both jeans and dresses."

FUN FACT: Express has been making this top-rated, essential jacket since 2014! 

Avec Les Filles Faux Shearling Biker Jacket

BEST FOR: Editors love this jacket for its on-trend styling while users love it for its quality and warmth. 

USERS SAID: "Good quality, heavy coat. It will keep you warm in winter. Stylish without trying too hard."

BLANKNYC Faux Leather Moto Jacket

BEST FOR: If you're seeking a feminine, fitted jacket, this is the style for you.

USERS SAID: "Great tailored faux leather jacket. Has a unique cut. Feminine but masculine at the same time. Perfect jacket for evenings."

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