You don't need us to tell you that a waist-length jacket is a key transitional piece, and we've seen a lot of different styles on the streets lately, from cropped trenches to classic denim, but we're loving the timeless cool that a black leather moto instantly gives. Whether you go for shearling-collared, super sleek, or worn-in, this is an investment piece that'll see you through many seasons for years to come.
—Melodie Jeng is a New York City-based photographer. Follow her blog The NYC Streets.
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