ICON 1000 Fairlady Jacket

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The ICON 1000 Fairlady Jacket has been designed with a women’s sport fit, a low-slung belt line, and pre-curved sleeves to keep you comfortable on longer rides. Each Fairlady is made from 1.1mm to 1.3mm select grain leather, with D3O® impact protectors in the elbows, shoulders, and back. There’s a removable insulated SatinCore™ vest liner…

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Ain’t No Sissy Leather Jacket by Black Arrow

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Black Arrow is an Australian motorcycle gear company that was founded to provide a equipment specifically for female motorcyclists. Each of their jackets and other products have been developed to fit the female form, rather than as a female version of a pre-existing men’s product. The Ain’t No Sissy Leather Jacket you see here has a…

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Behind the Scenes of The Women’s Motorcycle Exhibit

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The Women’s Motorcycle Exhibit is a series of photography collections by Lanakila MacNaughton, a Portland/Oregon resident and a member of the Hasselblad faithful. McNaughton’s work has been featured on Silodrome a number of times, as well as a huge cross section of other websites, magazines and art galleries. This short film offers a glimpse of Lanakila…

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Tobacco Motorwear Kevlar Jeans

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Tobacco Motorwear released their first line of men’s Kevlar® motorcycle jeans last year, and since then the company has been doing a roaring trade thanks to their attention to detail and their attention to safety. What they’ve released is that they wanted to produce the same quality of protective motorcycle jeans for women – a…

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Black Arrow Wild & Free Motorcycle Jacket

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The Wild & Free Motorcycle Jacket by Black Arrow is a recent release in the rapidly expanding demographic of women’s moto-wear, possibly the most underserved segment in the hotly contested global market for motorcycle gear. Black Arrow is the first company that I’m aware of that specialises in only producing gear for women – allowing…

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Las Marias MC

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Las Marias MC is an all-female motorcycle club in Mexico City, they found that riding in a group made them far safer on the oftentimes chaotic streets of Mexico and they ride a broad range of motorcycles – a Triumph Thruxton, a Harley-Davidson Sportster, a Beta 200 and a BMW GS 650. The club was…

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MicroShiner – Spring 2015

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MicroShiner Magazine is a quarterly periodical dedicated to the renaissance of boutique distilleries in the United States and around the world. They’ve just released their Spring 2015 edition, which is a special look into the burgeoning world of female distillers, it’s available to read for free online here via Issuu.

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The Adventures of Zaya

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In Venus Veritas is a new website dedicated to showcasing women in the typically male-dominated worlds of cars, motorcycles, boats, planes and anything else with an internal combustion engine. We’ll be showcasing their content every now and then as a hat tip to the 18% of our readers with XX chromosomes. Zaya is one of…

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Pistol Packin’ Mama and the WASPs

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Pistol Packin’ Mama was a B-17 Flying Fortress that saw use during the Second World War as a training aircraft for female pilots known as WASPs (Women Airforce Service Pilots), over 1,000 female pilots had been accepted into the program by the end of the war and they had flown every type of American military…

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Maria’s Yamaha SRV250

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The Yamaha SRV250 was a hat tip to the classic cafe racer long before the modern resurgence of the genre, they essentially took the V-twin out of a 250 Virago and retuned it from 21hp to 27hp and then bolted it into a frame that bears more than a passing resemblance to the iconic Norton Featherbed. The…

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2015 Ladies Who Ride Calendar by MotoLady

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Most of you who spend a significant amount of time perusing the corner of the internet dedicated to motorcycles will already be familiar with Alicia Elfving (AKA MotoLady), over the past 5 years she’s risen to a position of significant influence within the motorcycle community and is now one of the pre-eminent voices for women…

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