What to look for, by a former designer of leather jackets Peter Nguyen. He compares the styles, leathers and fabrications of bombers, moto jackets, flight jackets and racer jackets.
Nguyen's tips for buying a leather jacket?
1. Stay away from overcorrected, plastic leather
2. Real quality is in the details
3. The rules still apply: Fit Is King
Read the whole article to learn why you want higher arm holes, more top stitching, and silk lining on the arms.