You are here: Home > Leather Bound Blog

How to Choose the right motorcycle helmet

May 19th, 2015 by Roxanne Erdenski Roxanne Erdenski

Choosing the right motorcycle helmet for you can be a overwhelming task. Picking the right style, color, size and safety level are the priorities everyone has and everyone want to look good while wearing one.

Does your state require a DOT approved helmet? The first point to decide on is is you want a DOT safety approved helmet or a novelty motorcycle helmet which is not approved. Some states have strict laws.

Next is style:

Half or shorty. – Half helmets are great for the rider who is not too excited about wearing a helmet but is obligated to obey state laws. HCI half helmets are some of the thinnest and lightest on the market and are often more comfortable.

Tips for riding a motorcycle in the rain

April 7th, 2015 by Gary Erdenski Gary Erdenski

Spring is here and its April, if you get caught in the rain or “April Showers” be sure you are fully prepared to avoid disaster. Check out some tips for riding your motorcycle in the rain below.

1. Carry the proper gear. Be sure to keep a rain gear suit tucked in your motorcycle saddle bag. Make sure you purchase a rain suit made specifically for motorcycle riders, these suits will have heat guards on the pants and reflective piping to help other motorists see you when weather conditions are hazardous. Make sure your rain gear fits properly and is easy to access and put on. If you know before hand you will be traveling in rain, it is always good to invest in a waterproof pair of boots and waterproof gloves.

TomTom Announces New Motorcycle GPS System

March 30th, 2015 by Gary Erdenski Gary Erdenski

Your motorcycle ride is going to take you on a whole new adventure with the latest TomTom for motorcycles that will be available in April 2015.

New features include ability to find roads with more twists, turns and curves and choosing the level of ups and downs you travel. Discover new routes simply by tapping a area on the screen map. Plan round trips and easily share them with fellow riding buddies. The TomTom rider is completely designed specifically for bikers.


Learn more at:

BMW Recalls Almost 49K Motorcycles

March 28th, 2015 by Roxanne Erdenski Roxanne Erdenski

BMW is recalling alost 49K motorcycles both in the US and Canada because flanges that hold the rear wheel can crack if bolts are too tight. Several models are included in this recall including the following.

2005-2010 R1200GS

2005-2010 R1200RT

2006-2010 R1200GS Adventure

2007-2010 R1200R

2007 R1200S

2005-2007 R1200ST

2008-2009 HP2 Megamoto

2006 HP2 Enduro

2008-2010 HP2 Sport

2005-2008 K1200S

2006-2008 K1200R and K1200GT

2009-2011 K1300S

2010-2011 K1300R

2009-2010 K1300GT

Motorcycle Events April 2015 – New Jersey Area

March 23rd, 2015 by Gary Erdenski Gary Erdenski

April 2

Bike Night at the Cabin

Freehold NJ


April 4









April 4

Bunny Run

Hummelstown PA

bunny run












April 11

NJ Elks MC Bike Rally for Brain Injured Children

Old Bridge NJ – 732-309-3337

April 18

Rolling Badges Bike Blessing

Mt. Ephraim NJ – 856-345-9477


New Men’s Vests for Spring 2015

March 21st, 2015 by Gary Erdenski Gary Erdenski

1.The popular Sons Of Anarchy style leather motorcycle vest has been updated with a hidden zipper front and side laces for a fresh new look. It is also made from our highest quality soft leather. Inside gun concealment pockets with extra padding for comfort as well as a single panel back that is great for patch work.

Anarchy Leather Motorcycle Vest with Lacesmotorcycle vest with gun pocketsSingle panel leather biker vest

2. The Sons of Anarchy Vest has also been updated with a collarless version for guys who don’t like a collar poking at them, this new style also has a hidden zipper front and is made from the highest quality soft leather. Also with a single panel back great for bike club patches.

Last minute coupons for motorcycle jackets & boots

December 22nd, 2014 by Gary Erdenski Gary Erdenski

Did you wait until the last minute for your Christmas shopping? While it may be too late to order the perfect gift online you can come on in to Leather Bound in Pennsauken to pick up the perfect gift for the biker in your like. These coupons for motorcycle jackets, boots and Whetblu fashion leather jackets are only good until Christmas eve and we will be open from 9AM to 3PM on Christmas eve so hurry in for savings!


Give the gift of Harley-Davidson

December 17th, 2014 by Roxanne Erdenski Roxanne Erdenski

We have the perfect last minute gifts for your little biker guys and girls! Deck them out in official Harley-Davidson clothing this holiday season!


Perfect for newborn babies, we have Harley-Davidson gift sets that are too cute to pass up!

Harley-Davidson Baby Clothes - Boys Gift Set - Bib BodySuit Hat  Harley-Davidson Baby Clothes: Boys Hat Gift Set


For toddlers we have adorable t-shirts with fun patterns.

Harley-Davidson Childs Clothes: Toddler Boys T-ShirtHarley-Davidson Toddler Girl T-Shirt: Gift Set

Dont forget the older children as well we have the popular Harley-Davidson kids motorcycle vest and logo t-shirts he is sure to love.

Harley-Davidson Kids Motorcycle VestHarley-Davidson Boys Clothing - "My Harley Rocks" T-Shirt


All items are available in store and online but hurry they are selling out fast! Order by December 19th for guaranteed Christmas Delivery!

Harley-Davidson Limited Edition Holiday Bear Giveaway

December 8th, 2014 by Gary Erdenski Gary Erdenski

We are giving away 5 Harley-Davidson Limited Edition Holiday Teddy Bears on our Facebook page! Simply like, comment or share the post for your chance to win your very own Harley-Davidson Holiday Teddy Bear! Contest ends December 15TH 2014, and winners will be chosen at random so hurry over to the LeatherBoundOnline Facebook page!



15% Off Any One Item!

December 7th, 2014 by Gary Erdenski Gary Erdenski

COUPONSANTAGet your holiday shopping done at Leather Bound with this great coupon valid online and instore. 15% off any one item! Save big on motorcycle jackets and apparel for the whole family! Plus get a free Minnetonka Moccasin key chain with any Minnetonka Moccasin purchase, be sure to check out our adorable Hello Kitty Moccasins for girls!