When you think of leather and denim, your mind might not instantly transition to a pair of spandex bike shorts as a compliment—but check out how seamlessly this athletic accent can add another layer of interest to a super trendy proportion. We spotted this multi-textured styling success story and inspiration hit us! The rolled up denim sleeves are casual-cool, while the ankle boots and flirty pleated leather skirt add a bit of girly flair. And if that rock-n-roll should get out of hand, you've got your sporty shorts on hand to make a quick escape. You can't go wrong in the styling try-outs with this one.
Above, clockwise from left: Topshop '70s Oversized Denim Shirt, $60, available at Topshop; Alice + Olivia Leather Box Pleat Skirt, $396, available at Bloomingdales; American Apparel Cotton Spandex Jersey Cycle Short, $20, available at American Apparel; Aldo Huckeby Boots, $79.98, available at Saks Fifth Avenue; CC Skye Onie Messenger Bag In Black Python, $595, available at REVOLVE Clothing.