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We know, we know: Leather doesn't seem like the most sensible warm-weather fabric in the world, but can cotton or silk ever really replicate the badass insouciance of a moto jacket? After all, there is a reason a weathered leather topper — instead of, say, a polyester button-down — is the ultimate cool-kid staple.
And, just because it’s slowly-but-surely heating up, that doesn’t mean we have to ditch our favorite biker digs entirely. We just have to change how we wear ‘em. That’s why we rounded up 15 leather pieces — everything from a buttery-soft, pleated, leather skirt to a vegan leather tank with a cinched waist — that are perfectly summer appropriate.