Men’s leather jackets have been in style for decades-ever since Fonzie sported one on Happy Days, men everywhere turn to the leather jacket for its sharp style and sleek panache. However, leather jackets are an expensive investment. Fortunately, faux leather jackets are a less expensive option for men. No one, except you and your dry cleaner, will know it’s pleather, not leather! Here are seven affordable men’s faux leather jackets under $100, ranging from a classic style to a more flashy panache.
Men’s Faux Leather Jacket #1: Lee Hooded Faux Leather Jacket
Available at: Kohls.com
This classic black faux leather jacket is always in style. Made of black vinyl, this fully lined jacket is tough and warm. It features a zip front, two pockets, and a fleece-lined hood to keep you even warmer. It’s also hand-washable, so there’s no extra dry cleaning expenses when it gets dirty. This jacket is only available on Kohls.com; it’s not sold in Kohls stores.
Men’s Faux Leather Jacket #2: BKE Perforated Motorcycle Jacket
Available at:The Buckle
Here’s a traditional men’s faux leather motorcycle jacket from The Buckle. Available in black or brown pleather, this faux leather jacket zips up the front, has two front hand pockets, an inner chest cell phone pocket, and adjustable side snap buttons for a customized fit. Its perforated detail allows for ventilation to keep you cool, but it’s also lined to keep warm in winter-it works well for all seasons! This jacket is machine washable, so it’s easy to clean.
Men’s Faux Leather Jacket #3: Blackapple Faux Leather Fireside
Available at:Urban Outfitters.com
You just saw the movie, “Easy Rider”, bought a motorcycle, and now need a jacket to go with it. Problem is, you spent all your money on the bike! No problem-Urban Outfitters offers a warm, motorcycle-style faux leather jacket for only $98! With an abundance of zippers that resemble bike chains, this faux leather jacket looks absolutely sinful…just the type of look you’d want on your motorcycle. Elastic banding at the cuffs and waistband give this jacket a close, body-hugging fit. It’s gray, so it stands out among every other guy wearing a black jacket. It’s also fully lined so it’ll keep you cozy on long rides. Even if you’re not into biking, this jacket is pretty “fly” for any guy.
Men’s Faux Leather Jacket #4: Guess Men’s Faux Leather Hooded Jacket
Available at: Overstock.com
Here’s another classic black faux winter leather jacket. This jacket is so sexy, so rugged, and it’s so warm, it’ll make any man sweat! Its outer shell is made of polyvinyl and it is lined in polyester. Other features to note is a double-zipper closure, one chest pocket, and exquisite topstitching and seaming details. Cleaning is a breeze – simply wipe clean with a damp cloth. The only downfall to this jacket is that it doesn’t have pockets for your hands. This could pose problems on cold winter days.
Men’s Faux Leather Jacket #5: Akademics Embroidered Varsity Letterman’s Jacket
Available at: Adameics.com
Who says you can’t wear a varsity jacket after high school? Akademics takes the faux leather varsity jacket one step further by adding a wicked cool Akademics logo to the back, a “99” on the front breast, and detailed designs down the sleeves. The sleeves are made of black faux leather and the body is wool. This faux leather varsity jacket will keep you warm during the winter months, and still allows your love for urban style to shine through. Wear with a pair of stunna shades for an ultra suave look.
Men’s Faux Leather Jacket #6 Casual Outfitters Black Faux Leather USA Jacket
Available at: Mitech Trading
Live each day like it’s the Fourth of July. Why not? This is America, land of hot dogs and apple pie! This black faux leather jacket zips up the front with a snap flap. Two front pockets come in handy for stashing all your goods and the elastic band around the bottom provides a comfortable fit. The best part about this jacket is how patriotic it is! A giant USA flag is splashed across the back. The sleeves have 3 blue letters (“U S A”) and red stripes near the sleeve’s cuff. It’s the closest you can get to actually wearing an American flag. No one will doubt your love for your country when you wear this jacket out and about!
Men’s Faux Leather Jacket #7 NFL Football Team Faux Leather Jacket (Officially Licensed)
Available at: Fan’s Edge
This is warm faux leather jacket will keep you warm and cozy-and with its flashy NFL team logo, it’s perfect for tailgating. This sporty jacket zips up the front and its ribbed cuffs and waistband make for a comfortable, easy fit. A large team logo stitched on the back, plus there’s a logo on the chest and a team helmet logo sewn on the sleeve. Rest assured, everyone will know what team you’re cheering for! All NFL teams are available and it’s officially licensed by the NFL so there are no worries you’re getting a shoddy jacket designed and sewn in somebody’s basement. It’s made of faux leather in your team’s colors. Sizes Medium to 4X are available.
If a real leather jacket isn’t feasible on your budget, a faux leather jacket will work just as fine! Leather jackets never go out of style, they keep you warm, plus–they just look cool.