Biker Style – A Very Brief Introduction.
By Dave Darcy Edmond on May 18, 2017
Bikers (people who ride motorbikes) have almost always been associated with a rebel lifestyle. This is particularly true since the period after the end of the second world war, a period which saw the growth of so called bike gangs, the birth of youth fashion, and the increased use of leather in both functional and fashion clothing. These factors increased the notion that bikers were rebellious, sexually promiscuous, and happy to embrace a lawless lifestyle – “Born to Fun. Loyal to None” “Too Fast to Live. Too Young to Die”. The truth is – unfortunately – not quite as exciting as the myth, BUT, there are still an awful lot of cool biker images, fashion, movies, and other essentials out there. For a brief intro to some aspects of biker couture and culture London style try the following links