A Double Rider American Style Biker Jacket is an Ultimate Bravado Style Bad Boy Jacket with a vintage look that never goes out of trend. The Jacket was first created by Jack Schott. It is also called perfecto leather jacket.
The Double Rider Jacket was brought into popularity by Harley Davidson and it became a must-have for Bikers in the 1950s. In the current Era, Motorcycle Leather jackets are more fashionable and can be worn casually for parties and social events.
A typical Double Rider Leather jacket features Buttons, Zippers, High-Quality Leather, Asymmetrical central zip, waist belt and ornaments on pockets, shoulders, and sleeves. The decorations at the shoulder give the jacket style a dominant look.
A brands popularity depends upon its perceived value to the public. The same principle applies to Double Rider Style as initially it was used only by policemen and motorcycle enthusiasts. The jacket first came into prominence when Marlon Brando started wearing the Perfecto in his movies.
From then on, the jacket’s popularity skyrocketed. People who wanted to look cool and authoritative Perfecto became their number one choice.
After Marlon Brando made it famous for the public- the jacket is now a bad boy, a confident and cool style icon for Hollywood celebrities. Tom Cruise in his popular movie the Top Gun wore the jacket. The movie was a success, and people really adored the style and personality of the maverick character.
Latest Trends and Styles in Double Rider Jacket
Latest trends and fashion style for men and women feature different colors like brown, blue, grey and green. The Schott Brand has also diversified and evolved their Jackets by collaborating with other brands.
Recently Custom Double Rider Leather Jackets are slowly becoming a hot trend. There are sites and companies now that can make a customized outfit. These companies allow their customers to choose the style and fit they want.
For example, it's hard to find a leather jacket from popular movies like Top Gun, Mad Max, Fight Club, etc., If your heart is set on such a celebrity jacket than you are in luck as some brands can make the exact replica at a reasonable price.