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Best Leather Driving Gloves for Men

Liam, a soldier, sports enthusiast, motorcycle biker and a huge fan of leather. I love to travel, write about my travels and my life.

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Leather Driving Gloves Offer Extra Elegance and Style

If you want to have a firm grip while driving and at the same time look as fashionable and elegant as possible, then elegant men's leather driving gloves are just the perfect accessory for you. Not only are they useful as protective gear but rather also an elegant piece of clothing you can sports while driving your car. And on top of that, when you jump out of the car, you don't need to put on gloves to protect you from the cold since you are already wearing a pair of your favourite men's leather driving gloves.

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Why I Love My Leather Driving Gloves?

If I may be as direct and honest as possible, I love my leather driving gloves and I wear them (almost) all the time, since I just love the feel of leather while steering such a big machine as my car. But I do not wear them in the heat, since I feel that my hands would sweat too much and of course I would not be able to have a great grip of the wheel while sporting sweaty tight leather driving gloves. On the other hand, in the winter, I always drive my car with my gloves on, as they protect me from the cold and give me an even firmer grip of the steering wheel than usual.

I do not use my Leather Driving Gloves only for driving …

Do not be mistaken that leather driving gloves can be used only for the purposes of driving a car. The comfy feeling and the soft leather on your hands make these gloves a perfect choice for all leather lovers whenever they feel like wearing leather. I wear my driving gloves even in the spring and autumn when I am out, since the made holes in the gloves make it possible for my hands to breathe better and not perspire. I just love the grip these gloves offer me and I feel my self-esteem is higher when I am wearing them. Another good feature of these leather driving gloves is that I can combine them with just about anything – from elegant pants to jeans and leather pants.

Granted if you decide on wearing leather driving gloves for other purposes than driving, you may be getting an odd look or two from the people around you, but soon no one will care and many will just give you props for choosing to wear leather driving gloves while out on the town. Do not be afraid to be different and to have your own fashion style.

Ryan Gosling with Leather Driving Gloves

Ryan Gosling with Leather Driving Gloves

What kind of Leather Driving Gloves to get?

People usually get themselves gloves to protect their hands from the cold, whereas some may have a fetish for gloves, while others wear them because they actually enjoy wearing gloves while driving their cars or riding their motorcycles.

Some guys may prefer cut leather driving gloves, which are fingerless or semi-fingerless leather gloves. In my opinion, such gloves may look stylish and cool, but they are not much functional since they are not completely in leather and as such do not offer any actual additional grip of the steering wheel. I have one pair of such leather driving fingerless gloves, but...

Well, honestly, I prefer full-sized men's leather driving gloves. I love the feel of tight leather gloves on my hands while driving my car. I just love the feel of leather on my steering wheel, and to be completely honest, I love how I look with my leather driving gloves while I'm driving. I know, a bit egotistical, but hey, everyone has his or her own thing.

Ryan Gosling's Leather Driving Gloves in the movie Drive

Are Men's Leather Driving Gloves even popular?

Well, if they were not, you wouldn't probably be visiting this website and reading this. It seems that not many people are use to wearing leather gloves while driving, but if you think it over better - how many times did you get the chance of observing what others wear while driving, unless you were in the car with them, of course.

I'd say that about 10, if not even 20 percent of all people love wearing leather gloves while driving and if you haven't tried them on yet, be sure to do so and then you can decide for yourself if you enjoy driving with your leather driving gloves on.

I feel that more and more people can be seen driving their cars while wearing a pair of leather gloves, either cut or uncut as leather truly provides a firm grip of the wheel and makes it easier to manage the car.

Men with Leather Driving Gloves

Usher in leather

Usher in leather

Adrien Brody with leather driving gloves

Adrien Brody with leather driving gloves

Ryan Gosling with leather driving gloves

Ryan Gosling with leather driving gloves

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Why use Leather Driving Gloves?

Driving with Leather Gloves in the summer?

Yes, I am also one of those guys who enjoy driving their cars with leather gloves, even in the summer. I tend not to perspire that much, so I don't feel bothered by leather gloves on my hands in the summer. Of course I use my short leather driving gloves with holes in order to get a better and firmer grip of the wheel. And yes, I wear them because I enjoy the feel of leather on my hands when I'm driving, some might even call that a fetish.

Men's Leather Driving Gloves from the Movie Drive