Who can ever forget to swoon while watching Tom Cruise looking every bit suave sporting a bomber jacket in Top Gun? In fact, we must credit the movie for popularising this military jacket. Once only a uniform for commercial pilots. the bomber jacket is now a wardrobe staple for stylish men all over the world. Variations of this go-to piece in lighter fabrics is now a must-have for this generation. Let’s be honest, the bomber jacket definitely ups one’s style quotient. All your favourite Bollywood celebs have been sporting it all day long be it at the airport or for movie promotions. Knowing that the trend isn’t fading out anytime soon, WODROB’s stylists have got you some ideas on how to wear this perfect outfit to suit three different vibes. Read on…
When you’re aiming for an athleisure look, make sure to work a bomber jacket with a great fit. Layer this Zara piece over a printed muscle tee and a pair of shorts. For an uber-cool vibe, add a duffle bag to this outfit and work a pair of gym trainers or running shoes. A varsity bomber will also look great with this styling.
The perfect layering piece to take your casual outfit from boring to cool, throw the bomber over a pair of straight-fit jeans. Team it up with black zippered sneakers and accessorise with a funky wrist watch and classy sunglasses. For the slightly cooler months, opt for a bomber jacket in suede.
Want to work the bomber jacket to a party? Well, to pull off an outfit with zero effort, work a light layer underneath the bomber like a crew neck tee. Opt for a pair of knee-slit black joggers and pair it up with hi-top sneakers along with a black leather wallet. You can also try a printed bomber for a fun look to wear to parties.