Men's motorcycle apparel has larger sizes - men's jackets and vests are also taller and longer than women's and are broader in the shoulders. Men's motorcycle apparel has buttons and zippers on the right side and features more conservative colors. Men's
women's motorcycle apparel refers to jackets, vests, pants, gloves, boots, helmets, and rain suits etc. designed to protect motorcyclists against injuries. Motorcycle jackets are often made of thick cowhide leather, and have CE-approved armor and padding on the shoulders, elbows, and back. Motorcycle vests and motorcycle pants can include safety features similar to those of motorcycle jackets. Motorcycle gloves are often made of leather and come with carbon-fiber knuckle protection. Motorcycle boots usually have reinforcement on the ankle and toe area.