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Leather Jackets: Post Pictures of the Best You've Seen/Owned?

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by RatherAnOddball, Jul 17, 2008.

  1. UrbanComposition

    UrbanComposition Senior member

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    5-zips look so good worn-in. To me at least they never look impressive in retailer photos or anytime they're fresh...but once the creases set in everything just works.

    That Addict is still the best DR I've seen on SF in a long time.
     


  4. rnguy001

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    @nicelynice - how did you size the Jacket - tts? I’m in discussion with Satoshi for a possible order..
     


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    You're not his size, I am! :fence:
     


  6. nicelynice

    nicelynice Senior member

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    I'm usually between a 46-48 (S-M) and I went with a size 38. I could JUST fit the smaller size, but went up so I could wear it zipper more comfortably and layer it. Keep in mind the leathers are fairly thick, so the measurements make them seem slightly bigger than they are - add a 2-3 cm to shoulder and chest from what you might wear in a suit jacket. The cut is slim, but not overly tight in any weird areas so no surprises.
     


  7. Fuuma

    Fuuma Franchouillard Modasse

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    I liked your 5 zip but this one fits your style even more, with the caps and sorta casual avant-garde dude vibes.
     


  8. rnguy001

    rnguy001 Senior member

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    Just received one from the Deux Machina Store in LA. Size 42. SUPER NICE jacket, but unfortunately a bit too tight in the shoulders so I'll have to send it back. Amazing quality and aesthetic. I will probably order one from Satoshi in a 44. Prob Navy Horsehide. Thinking of getting a sheepskin one for the wifey too..



     


  9. kekekekai

    kekekekai Active Member

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    You must be new to Japanese leather :D

    Putting in an order for a Finecreek Lynchburg WWII tonight

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    You're going to find a difference in weight and finish for the navy horsehide. Not sure if thats what you want.
     


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    :crackup:

    Anyway, Japanese leather while generally decent, it's nothing out of this world.
     


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