Top 10 Women’s Leather Moto Jackets for Fall 2016

Shop the Best Leather Moto Jackets of the Season

Rocker vibes and sharp tailoring take center stage this fall 2016 season. From Saint Laurent, to Balenciaga and Alexander Wang, buttery soft leather moto jackets and metal details are all the rage. So long are the days of wondering what to wear – the answer is always leather. Dress up a pair of distressed denim jeans at the office and add a whole lot of chic to your classic little black evening dress. Leather moto jackets are a luxe take on an essential staple in every woman’s wardrobe. Our leather moto jackets roundup includes options for any shape, style, budget or occasion.

The Top 10 Best Leather Moto Jackets for Women:

1. Saint Laurent: Classic Leather Moto Jacket 

This black lambskin classic biker jacket features an off-centre front zip fastening, notched lapels, long sleeves, shoulder tabs, zipped cuffs, front zipped pockets and a straight hem. The fit is true to size and hugs you close.

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2. S.W.O.R.D. 6644: Imagination Jacket

This luxurious and shimmery golden tone Italian leather moto jacket is a modern remake of a python skin coat. It features zip front and zipped pockets, fitted darts in the back and faux python scales.

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3. Belstaff: Farindon Leather Jacket

Featuring a notched collar and intricate channel quilting on the shoulders and waist, this black leather moto jacket is a luxurious staple for every wardrobe. This jacket runs small and is fitted through the body. Consider buying a size up. 

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4. Balenciaga: Genuine Biker Jacket

Balenciaga’s classic leather moto jacket is crafted from butter-soft black leather and is fully lined in satin. This figure defining piece is cut for a slim fit and sits at the perfect point on your waist. It also features asymmetric zip fastening through the front with silver metal zips, pockets and cuffs.

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5. Valentino: Rockstud Leather Moto Jacket

Buttery soft in jet black lamb leather, this fitted leather moto jacket is accented with silver Rockstud embellishments, a pointed collar, two-way zipper fastening and two front zipper pockets. This leather moto jacket is tailored with a European slimmer fit. Consider purchasing a size up.

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6. DSQUARED2: Cropped Biker Jacket

This flattering cropped leather moto features quilted arms, an off-center front zip fastening, beautiful strap detailing, side zipped pockets and a zipped chest pocket. Perfect for day, night and everything in between.

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7. Alexander Wang: Cropped Biker Jacket

This black lambskin cropped biker jacket features an off-center front zip fastening, zipped cuffs and a press stud fastened collar. This cropped leather moto fits true to size.

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8. Joseph: Biker Leather Ryder Jacket

This mid-weight biker-inspired cover-up is reimagined in soft lambskin, with contrast chrome hardware. Fully lined in a satin fabric, this retro jacket features epaulettes, various functional pockets, zippered cuffs, a belt looped waistband and press-stud secured lapels.

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9. Dolce and Gabbana: Pink Lambskin Moto Jacket

This pink lambskin zipped biker jacket features a classic collar, an off-center front zip fastening, side zipped pockets, ribbed details to give that extra biker look, zip detailing at the cuffs, a straight hem and a silk lining. Fits true to size.

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10. Marc by Marc Jacobs: Giacca Metalic Leather Moto Jacket

As seen on Chiara Ferrangi for Milan Fashion Week, this leather moto is treated with a worn-in, silver foil metallic finish and exudes nonchalant cool-girl edge. Impeccable tailoring and gleaming silvertone hardware tame the rebellious attitude of this modern leather moto jacket.

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 That rounds the list. There are leather moto jackets for any shape, style, budget or occasion


About the Author

Alex English is the Head of Content Marketing at, building on a lifelong passion for fashion and luxury. After publishing a lifestyle blog for nearly ten years and obtaining an MBA in Milan at SDA Bocconi, one of Europe’s top business schools, he joined the italist team in 2019. His work since then has focused on upper-funnel messaging, brand storytelling, establishing italist as a thought leader in the space, and enriching the customer experience on the platform. Find him on LinkedIn.