There’s really no substitute for a quality leather jacket. The softness, scent, and durability of leather just can’t be faked. But what should you look for when buying a leather jacket? How do you find one you can actually afford?
At the cheap end of the spectrum, a mens leather jacket costs hundreds of dollars. If you’re going to make that investment, you want to make sure that the jacket you pick looks great and lasts a long time. It's easy to get a sub-par product on accident, especially if you're trying to save a few bucks.
A lot of guys feel out of their element shopping for clothes, even for something as overtly masculine as a leather jacket. After doing the research, I’ve compiled the factors you should consider before you buy.