The Good Stuff: Indian Motorcycles Revs up Official Merchandise

By Author: Vicki Arkoff, Date: Nov 11, 2019
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You don’t have to be a biker to drool over Indian Motorcycles. Since 1901, the iconic brand of premium bikes – including the Classic, the Vintage, the Roadmaster, Springfield, Scout, and Chieftain – has wowed riders and onlookers alike with its admirable history as America’s first motorcycle brand. Indian’s distinctive style, legendary Indian head cameo, and immediately identifiable iconography are covetable in the brand’s thoughtfully curated line of authorized merchandise. Here are the new and classic Indian items on our wish list. 

ATTIRE

Women’s Blake Jacket and Men’s Atlanta Jacket

Men’s Denim Atlanta Riding Jacket: $300
For a nice change of pace from leather biker styles, this on-trend denim riding jacket is water-resistant and has removable CE-certified protectors in the shoulders and elbows. The slim silhouette has side adjustment zippers, snap cuffs, and snap collar for a comfortable fit. 65% cotton, 33% polyester, 2% Spandex.

Women’s Blake Leather Riding Jacket: $450
This soft, black leather jacket has serious style with stretch side panels, contrast color twin racing stripes across the sleeves, and an embroidered block-letter Indian logo on the back panel.  Sports a removable quilted liner and protectors that are lightweight, slim, and flexible. 

Men’s Full-Zip Colorblock Sweatshirt: $90
For everyday street wear and ideal for layering, this classic red and navy zip-thru is made of a warm brushback fabric. Two plush hand-warmer pockets have zippers, and both the front and back sport print Indian logos. 70% cotton, 30% polyester.

GEAR

Full Face Retro Helmet with Stripes, White: $270
Has there ever been a cooler classic than this? Tri-colored racer stripes pop on the glossy white background of this full-face helmet. Retro in style, it’s updated with Bluetooth capabilities, removable cheek pads, and a Pinlock 30 fog-resistant insert lens for improved visibility. Fiberglass outer shell, EPS inner shell.

IMC Coste Goggles, Black/Red: $100
A collaboration between 100% and artist Dimitri Coste, this goggle has triple-layer face foam for moisture management. Red upper vents force air in and channel moisture out to reduce fogging, while the gray anti-fog Lexan lens has integrated pins for seamless tear off.

Men’s Winter Riding Gloves with Hard Knuckles: $90 
Wintery weather is no match for insulated riding gear like this warm glove with hard knuckle protectors. The Velcro wrist adjuster and drawcord cuff keep the chill out, while touchscreen index finger and thumb tips keep you in control of your smart devices. The black, goat-leather glove comes in seven sizes.

ACCESSORIES 

Silver Jewelry by King Baby: $115-$1,385 
Indian authorized Venice, California jewelry maker King Baby to create dozens of handcrafted bracelets, necklaces, rings, earrings, wallet chains, and more. Seen here in .925 sterling silver: Indian Logo Insignia Ring ($380), Indian Engraved Logo Cuff ($470), and Thin Braided Black Leather Indian Headdress Double Wrap Bracelet ($250).  

Merino Wool Scarf: $60
Equally at home at a corporate event or on the highway flapping in the wind, this 100% Merino wool winter scarf is lightweight, comfortable, and stylish. The unisex black scarf has contrasting red and antique white stripes and a woven Indian Motorcycle script logo. 10.2” (26cm) wide x 63” (160cm) long.  

Leather Wallet with Chain: $60
Make sure your money rides shotgun in your back pocket with this black leather wallet and heavy metal chain that clips to a belt loop. Multiple interior organizational spaces for cash and cards. Embossed headdress logo on front exterior.

Headdress Silk Bandana: $35
This 100% silk unisex bandana features large Indian Motorcycle headdress logo surrounded by stars, stripes, and script logos. Square sized 23.6” (60cm) x 23.6” (60cm). Comes in black or navy with red and white repeating pattern.

HOME

Large Home Rug: $300
No Indian fan’s office or man cave is complete without this bold red and black rug. Features woven stripes, a large icon logo, and a duo of war bonnets. 76.8” (195cm) x 116.2” (295cm).

Indian Motorcycle Parking Mat for Garage: $220
Give your favorite bike something to rest on. This heavy-duty garage mat provides a stylish surface for parking a bike in a covered area. Gives a rider a clean surface for kneeling while doing maintenance or detailing. Classic Indian headdress and script logos dress up the red and black mat. 104‘’ (264cm) x 52.5” (133cm).

Round Wall Clock with Modern Speedometer Design: $50
This glossy, black-framed wall clock says it’s always time to decorate with Indian style. It features a modern speedometer graphic inspired by bike instrumentation including indicators and warning lights. Diameter: 11.8″ (30cm). Depth: 2″ (5cm).

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Vicki Arkoff

Based in Los Angeles, Vicki Arkoff is the Editor-At-Large for Rides & Drives, reporting on travel, entertainment, and lifestyle. She also reports for Just Luxe, Atlas Obscura, The Daily Meal, Day Spa Magazine, Prevue, Where Guestbook, and Where Magazine, and is Editor for Holiday Goddess, the online destination for chic women travelers from the editors of Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Grazia, Conde Nast Traveler, Lonely Planet, and BBC. She's co-author of the bestselling Holiday Goddess books (HarperCollins and iTunes) including 'The Holiday Goddess Guide to Paris, London, New York, Rome' which spent nearly 10 months in the travel Top 10. As editor, Vicki's other books include 'Sinatra' (DK), 'Inside Mad' (Time-Life) and 'Virgin Los Angeles' (Virgin Books). She is one of the Usual Gang of Idiots for MAD Magazine, and authorized biographer for several icons including Beastie Boys, Duran Duran, Paul McCartney, Megadeth, Yoko Ono, Radiohead, Frank Sinatra and Tina Turner.

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