20 Reasons You Need a New Moto Jacket for Spring

Whether your signature look is a T-shirt and jeans, all-black everything, or a polished dress, trading in your go-to leather jacket for a spring-ready version is an easy way to transition into the next season. And with an array of light and bright styles now available to shop, this quick switch is a no-brainer. Keep reading for our favourite moto jackets, along with some smart outfit ideas to help you get the look.

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A coral jacket reads more feminine than tough, making it the perfect addition to a fit-and-flare dress. 

On Song: Diane von Furstenberg Fanny Structured Knit Flared Dress ($498) in Zebra Tattoo Black, Mini Bag ($136) in Sutra Snake Embossed Colorblock Combo, and Kinder Cork Foil Sandal ($298) in Natural.

 

Barbara Bui Exclusive Moto Leather Jacket ($1698) in Coral

For a cool contrast, style this orange-red jacket with a fresh palette of blues and greens.

Forever 21 Bold Quilted Moto Jacket ($33) in Red

This quilted style would be the perfect addition of texture to a monochrome ensemble.

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In of-the-moment cobalt blue, a motorcycle jacket makes a striking statement against a mix of pared-down neutrals.

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Muuba Presley Biker Jacket ($575)

Try this green jacket over a floral frock for a cool contrast.  

Acne Studios Mape Leather Jacket ($1600)

Our favourite Acne biker jacket gets a spring update in rich blue. 

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For even more visual intrigue, pick a leather jacket with interesting details, like perforation. 

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Rebecca Minkoff Wes Moto Jacket ($598) in Blush

Wear this peach-y pick with your favourite t-shirt and denim cutoffs on the weekend. 

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Make sure your metallic jacket doesn’t compete with the rest of your look by pairing it with minimal separates. 

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Saint Laurent Leather Biker Jacket ($4580) in Silver

This metallic riff on a classic will bring an element of cool to any outfit.   

Jenni Kayne Moto Jacket ($1695) in Military

A collarless silhouette gives this cropped moto a modern look. 

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If you tend to steer clear of colour, a white biker jacket is the perfect spring alternative to your favourite black styles. 

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Lovers + Friends Babe Moto Jacket ($217) in White

We thought that this jacket couldn’t get any better, but that was until we found out the sleeves are removable, allowing it to do double duty as a vest. 

Club Monaco Delaine Moto Jacket ($595) in Pale Pink

Like you, this pale pink jacket is sweet with a hint of edge, thanks to the black zipper detailing. 

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To achieve that model-off-duty vibe, balance a fitted jacket with relaxed pieces, like a grey t-shirt and black jeans. 

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River Island Dark Pink Leather Biker Jacket ($240)

Create a high-impact monochromatic look by teaming this jacket with varied shades of pink.

RACHEL Rachel Roy Leather Motorcycle Jacket ($299) in Citrus

This citrus-hued jacket is perfect for layering with florals or over a white dress. 

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Even a grey jacket can make an all-black outfit feel appropriate for both spring and daytime. 

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Reiss Jenn Short Collar Biker Jacket ($595) in Grey

Grey goes with nothing, therefore it goes with everything, so consider this your new go-to jacket for the season. 

Zara Pastel Coloured Faux Leather Zip Jacket ($129) in Sky Blue

Hit on spring’s pastel trend with this sky blue version from Zara.