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The leather subculture denotes practices and styles of dress organized around sexual activities that involve leather garments, such as leather jackets , vests , boots, chaps , harnesses , or other items. Wearing leather garments is one way that participants in this culture self-consciously distinguish themselves from mainstream sexual cultures. Male leather culture has existed since the late s,  when it likely grew out of post- WWII biker culture. Early leather bars were subcultural versions of the motorcycle club with pioneering motorcycle clubs including the Satyrs, established in Los Angeles in ; Oedipus, also established in Los Angeles in , and the New York Motorbike Club. The first leather bar, the Gold Coast, opened in Chicago in Leather Clubs started in Amsterdam and Berlin in the s, and in Sydney from These clubs, like the clubs of motorcycle culture in general, reflected a disaffection with the mainstream culture of post-World War II America, a disaffection whose notoriety — and therefore appeal — expanded after the sensationalized news coverage of the Hollister "riot" of
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In the first of our This Is Me series , we caught up with the man behind lineageofinfluence to find out exactly what makes him tick…. My T-shirt is by Dior and has paneling and back darts. I just like fashion but I like stuff that is good and that fits. Four or five years ago. I like good knitwear.