Jackets are considered a necessary part of any female’s wardrobe. As they cover the whole chest, they are the most noticeable piece of clothing. Some women prefer wearing leather vests in summer, while others go for leather jackets. When it comes to bikes, leather jackets are perfect. They are tough enough to give you the required protection and pamper your sense of style with their numerous designs.
The most common biker jackets women can own are:
These jackets are made from thick and soft cow-hide leather. They feature extra length in the back along with a padded kidney panel. Dual vents in both the front and back facilitate air flow through a mesh shell. For winter, these jackets are equipped with an internal wind flap that stops the cold at the zipper. For even lower temperatures, they have a zip-out full sleeve lining and hide-away neck warmers. Riders can stow these away in summer and bring them out in winter without having to invest in a new jacket for each season. A well-made jacket will also come with side lacing that will make it easier for the rider to adjust the jacket to his/her body.
Summer Riding Jackets
If you want a season-specific jacket for summer, then go for a summer riding jackets. These jackets will keep you cool while still offering the protection of leather. They are crafted from a lighter weight top grain cow-hide and made with vents in the rear and sleeves along with mesh shells that ensure easy airflow to the body. They also come with zippered sleeves and Velcro straps on the sides that allow for adjustment. These jackets are made with soft and supple dull leather finishes that make them easy on the eyes in the glaring summers. Since people love to go riding at night in summer, look for a jacket that has dark reflective piping above the kidney panel. This will ensure visibility in the night by reflecting headlights that shine on it.
Fitted Classic Jackets
Fitted classic leather jackets are for serious leather lovers. These jackets are made from high quality cow-hide leather that is soft, supple and incredibly durable. Most of them come with zippered expansions on the sides that allow for greater comfort while sitting. They also feature expansion joints behind the shoulders. Vents are generally built into the front, back and sleeves to allow maximum airflow and keep the wearer cool during warm weather. Depending on the kind of accessories you like to keep in your pockets, pick a pocket style that will keep them safe.
Women’s Touring Jackets
A touring jacket for women is generally made from naked soft cow-hide. Popular and practical designs include mandarin collars, stripe detailing and hidden zippers that give a streamlined look. Touring jackets also come with vents in the rear, front and sleeves and all are supported with mesh shells to keep you cool during warmer days. Zippered sleeve cuts and pockets make for better body adjustment.
Leather jackets for women are easily available in a range of styles, designs and colors. Buying the right jacket takes time. You just can`t choose the same style you chose a few years back. If you have worn out your last jacket, then it may be the right time to start searching for a new one. So, start shopping right away.