Give your preppy button down a little edge with a leather bodice style like Jennifer Hudson's.
Like Alicia Keys, give your casual weekend wear a little boost and replace your cozy sweatshirt with one hugged in leather.
Chic, busy mom June Ambrose takes an everyday military style by Bally and amps it up with leather sleeves.
If you're a girly-girl like Kerry Washington, find a frock with accents like sleeves or a cute collar covered in leather.
If you're a fashion pro like Angela Simmons, step up your leather style to something more original and intricate like embellishments and mixed fabrics.
Faux leather collar peplum, Oasis, $65, oasis.com.
Faux leather lapel military car coat, Oasis, $145, oasis.com.
Genuine leather deco clutch, Miss Selfridge, $68, us.missselfridge.com.
Faux leather sequin bomber cardigan, $44, us.missselfridge.com.
Leather patch mini skirt, Dorothy Perkins, $44, dorothyperkins.com.
Faux leather peplum skirt, Dorothy Perkins, $59, dorothyperkins.com.
Cashmere blend and leather sweater, Reed Krakoff, $950, netaporter.com.
Canvas leather sleeved jacket, H&M, $60, hm.com.
Moto premium leather sleeve denim jacket, $250, Topshop, topshop.com.
Faux leather sleeved trench coat, Helene Berman, $240, theoutnet.com.