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Old 11-09-2012, 12:39 PM   #1
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Kevlar jeans - recommendations?

I've tried on Draggin and Hood and tbh I really don't like the fit - they have no shape or style to them.

Are there any which are more suited to guys who prefer to wear their jeans a little lower? I'm not talking under the ass but I mean just sitting on the hip?

I tried the Hood with the hip armour but how I wear my jeans, the hip armour actually sits on my thighs!

I want a nice 'slim fit' with obviously some stretch to accomodate getting on and off the bike.

Not bothered about armour - can always get slip on shinguards with armour etc. :)

Thanks a lot guys.
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Old 11-10-2012, 02:50 PM   #2
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A couple of buddies wear Dainese D6 jeans. I think they're about as aesthetically pleasing kevlar jeans can get. Can't do much better.
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Old 11-10-2012, 03:26 PM   #3
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You doing a fashion show or riding a motorcycle?

If you are that worried about how good you look, rather than how protected you are, sell the bike and buy a Infiniti G35, at least you will be safe while you look cool.
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Old 11-10-2012, 04:31 PM   #4
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A couple of buddies wear Dainese D6 jeans. I think they're about as aesthetically pleasing kevlar jeans can get. Can't do much better.
The Dainese jeans are great. They've got a few different varieties with/without armor. Definitely worth checking out... but like everything Dainese they wont be cheap.
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Old 11-10-2012, 05:42 PM   #5
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I don't wear kevlar jeans, so I can't attest to how they fit, but I believe AGV Sport and Sartso (I think that's the name) also make them.

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Old 11-10-2012, 05:45 PM   #6
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I have Hornee Jeans, and they are a loose fit, and not suited too the hip really imho. They do come large though, and I could probably drop a size with a better fit, but I don't think they are what your looking for.
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Old 11-11-2012, 04:51 AM   #7
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Old 11-11-2012, 05:55 AM   #8
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I have Horny Jeans and they are a loose fit, and not suited too the hip really imho. They do come large though, and I could probably drop a size with a better fit, but I don't think they are what your looking for.
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Look into some of Spidi's Jeans.
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From what I've seen shopping around, Icon jeans have a loose fit cut. I never got Icon jeans, though, so I can't tell you how they really fit. I have a pair of Alpinestars that are bootcut and provide awesome protection. I'll buy another Alpinestars if I have to.
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Thanks for the positive replies. I'll research into the jeans mentioned. The problem is if you are wearing stuff you're not comfortable in you run the risk of just chucking on what ur comfy in and risk protection that's all.
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Old 11-14-2012, 09:39 PM   #11
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check out sartso jeans, their jeans come in like 3 different cuts
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Old 11-15-2012, 01:00 AM   #12
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You should check out rhok jeans,M13 highly recommends them!
http://www.rhok.com.au/jeans.htm
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Old 11-15-2012, 01:23 AM   #13
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BMW City 2 pants Jeans

bmw city 2 denims can be found for 180. They are cotton and Cordura blend and they are very well tested on a low side drop I had a year ago. They feature removal ce rated armor for knees that wrap around shin, 50% of the knee area and hip that mold to the contours of your body as you heat up. I ride with racing boots so I'm completely armored knees down to toes.

http://www.sierrabmwonline.com/produ...qp20qnkljm4oj1

The summer 3 pants are even better as they can be detached and worn as shorts
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Old 11-18-2012, 05:34 AM   #14
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I'll recommend checking out Sartso also, as someone already mentioned, you might like the way those look.
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Old 11-19-2012, 12:12 AM   #15
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From what I've seen shopping around, Icon jeans have a loose fit cut. I never got Icon jeans, though, so I can't tell you how they really fit. I have a pair of Alpinestars that are bootcut and provide awesome protection. I'll buy another Alpinestars if I have to.
I have owned the Icon Hooligan jeans since 2007. Over 20, 000 miles and they still look brand new. They have a special vent fabric in the crotch area that is awesome in the summer, not so much the winter. I have never went down in them. The quality is good IMO.

When I was looking for a new pair I checked out this place

www.sartso.com
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Old 11-19-2012, 12:25 AM   #16
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check out sartso jeans, their jeans come in like 3 different cuts
got mine on right now ;D
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I recommend Sartso Jeans. http://www.600rr.net/vb/showthread.php?t=229006
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I have shift Kevlar lined jeans and I love them. They were about $80 and comfortable


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