Men’s leather coats have been around for more than a century and in 1950 they began to be available in stores.
Leather coats are initially worn by aviators and military and are often coated with sheepskin to provide additional warmth. The coat is waterproof, durable and relatively light.
Leather coats for men (Also known as “ Manteau pour Homme “ in the French language) have grown considerably now, the quality of leather has greatly improved.
The leather used for the coat is generally made of cowhide, this is an adult cowhide. Cowhide is very available, tough and large enough to allow large quantities of clothing to be cut without having to join.
There are a large number of different styles of men’s leather coats available, which generally include:
Biker jacket– this is usually made of heavier leather and lined. This jacket besides providing protection from the weather, it will provide a level of protection if the rider is involved in an accident.
Bomber jackets– these are generally made of lightweight leather like Napa, they are warm and provide great wind protection.
Formal jackets– these are usually plain black, gray or brown leather jackets that look great when worn with shirts and ties.
Trench Coat– for great weather protection and a fantastic appearance, a trench coat is a must for modern men.
Casual jackets– look great with shirts and jeans, can even make almost all casual clothes look more classy.
Casual jackets can have zippers, buttons, domes, hoodies, and many other accessories. With a casual jacket, you don’t need to stay with ‘normal color’, try red, blue, green, patterned.
It’s a good idea to determine the coat style you want before you shop, there are so many coats and jackets available that you can overwhelming.