He’s the world’s fastest man on four wheels but Lewis Hamilton is proving that he has another talent worthy of a mention – insanely loud bomber jackets.
The British Formula One driver was recently spotted out and about in New York for the TIDAL X: Brooklyn at Barclays Center of Brooklyn event amongst some of the world’s biggest musical acts. Forget about Beyonce though because the real star of the show was Hamilton’s quilted blue bomber complete with zany gothic motifs which the 32-year-old paired with white denim and a white sweater complete with matching high tops.
The loud bomber jacket is a look that a many conservative men will find hard to pull off and that’s a fair point. But with some guidance from Hamilton’s history of bomber selection it can certainly be done to a more subtle degree. Pairing a loud bomber jacket with the rest of your outfit begins with the jacket itself and the colours it wears.
Hamilton opts to pair his loud bombers with solid and muted under garments such as a white shirt or black shirt. this keeps the attention drawn to the jacket detail without going over the top – a simple yet effective style move if you’re going to go down this route.
With that said, we’ve compiled a short gallery of some of Lewis Hamilton’s finest loud bomber jacket looks in different styles including varsity, satin, chambray and more. Watch and learn, grasshopper. Or just check out our selection of the 25 best bomber jackets for men.