Judging by this past weekend's weather we are sure in for a ride this season, and just when we thought winter would go easy on us this time around! Tired of seeing the lackluster texting gloves, cutesy animal face mittens, just plain average hand warmers? Because we sure are. Accessorize your wardrobe this season with a classy, chic pair of leather gloves. "Leather? Isn't that most expected in winterwear accessories," you ask. Well, some of us here at Glam Damn It believe it's a women right to own as much leather as can fit in her closet. If frigid temperatures have you forgoing your chic leather jacket for a warmer alternative, the perfect pair of leather gloves are just the finishing touch you need. We shouldn't have to suffer cold to look cute, so here are some helpful suggestions on picking the perfect pair of gloves to keep your fingers warm this winter.
courtesy of Marc Jacobs
Unique, different, and tasteful, these Marc Jacobs patent leather gloves are sure to turn heads while keeping you warm. Luxurious cashmere lining keeps your hands cozy and the cinched wrist blocks harsh wind. Calfskin palms are made for this brisk, cold weather and the patent leather on top allows you to flaunt these babies even during chilly, rainy days. Straight from the Marc Jacobs Fall 2011 runway, you'll be right on trend sporting embroidered ladylike polka dots. In burgandy, green, or camel, y
ou're sure to have all eyes on you and your pair of Polka-Dot Patents.
Polka-Dot Patent Leather Gloves, $301; available at NeimanMarcus.com.
courtesy of Tory Burch
Tory Burch never ceases to surprise us--especially with these leopard lovers. The Leopard Circle Logo Gloves are ideal for a trendy finishing touch to any classic look. You can never go wrong with animal print haircalf and the gold logo zipper detail adds the perfect touch. A pair like these in a longer length tuck just under your coat sleeve keeping out winter elements. Whether its Breakfast at Tiffany's or an evening at the Roosevelt, these cashmere lined gloves are sure to keep your hands warm and your attire on fire!
Leaopard Circle Logo Gloves, $150; available at toryburch.com.
courtesy of Neiman Marcus
Cute, glamorous, and made just for you! These Tasha Tarno Fox Trim leather gloves are the perfect accessory for a night out in the city and a fabulous must-have during fashion week! In three equally chic colorways, you can't go wrong--especially if you choose them all! The pull-on style and silk lining will fit, well, like a glove. Exotic and fluffy, the fox fur trimmed gloves are sure to keep your hands warm as well as celebrity status stylish. The only way to one-up this pair is with the matching earmuffs.
Fox-Trim Leather Gloves, $234; available at NeimanMarcus.com.
And you thought causal cotton gloves were just enough...A lady can never own too much leather and with the proper glove you're wardrobe will be well-equipped with accessories to combat the cold. As you began to regain focus from the leather eye candy listed above, keep in mind all gloves are one hundred percent leather and real fur. Made to keep you warm, durable for most weather, and chic for every occasion!