There are a few quintessential fashion pieces every woman should own: a little black dress, a vintage pair of 501s, and a leather jacket.

From their creation in the early 1900s to provide extreme warmth in cold weather, to their sartorial revival sometime after World War I, leather jackets have always been in style. The latest silhouette to conquer international catwalks and beyond? Huge.

Whether you’re vegan or authentic, here are our top picks for the must-have item, an oversized leather jacket, to see you through this winter and beyond.

The Frankie Shop Olympia Black Faux Leather Blazer

Opt for an oversized vegan leather blazer for a casual chic look.

The Frankie Shop Olympia Black Faux Leather Blazer $545 A via ssense.com/au | Source: Sense

Simone Rocha Oversized Leather Jacket

Perfectly feminine but with an edge, we love this oversized leather jacket from Simone Rocha

Simone Rocha Oversized Leather Jacket $4,162 A via netaporter.com.au | Source: Net A Porter

Acne Studios oversized biker jacket

Crafted from supple lambskin leather and featuring an oversized fit, it features front pockets, epaulets and quilted quilted lining.

Acne Studios Oversized Biker Jacket A$2,800 via acnestudios.com/au | Source: Acne Studios

Bomber Serge Saks Potts

Oversized leather jackets don’t always have to be black. This leather jacket from Copenhagen brand Saks Potts is cropped for a feminine fit but with an oversized biker look.

Saks Potts Serge Bomber $1,400 A via sakspotts.com | Source: Selfridges

Stand Studio Imani Faux Leather Biker Jacket

Cut in a boxy, oversized fit, this sand-toned biker jacket is crafted from shiny faux leather and finished with wide sleeves for a bold silhouette.

Stand Studio Imani Faux Leather Biker Jacket $779 A via endclothing.com/au | Source: End Clothes

Nanushka ADO regenerated leather jacket

This modern biker jacket is crafted from bonded leather and features an exaggerated shawl collar, wide cuffs and a snap button placket at the waist.

Nanushka ADO Regenerated Leather Jacket $1,645 A via nanushka.com | Source: Nanouchka

Totême leather jacket

This super soft Nappa leather jacket features an oversized fit, accented with exaggerated pockets and closes with a utility front zipper.

Totême Leather Jacket $3,050 A via mytheresa.com/en-au | Source: My Therese

Nour Hammour Zakary jacket

Crafted from the softest lamb leather, this oversized jacket features a zip fastening with a snap button placket and tie belt to cinch the figure.

Nour Hammour Zakary Jacket $2,020 A via fwrd.com | Source: before