Women's motorcycle apparel, as with other clothing, reflects the gender and anatomical differences of women. Women's
has smaller sizes than men's, buttons on the left, higher and more fitted waist, and often, feminine colors and design element. Both women's motorcycle apparel and
men's motorcycle apparel refer 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.