Christmas Moto Gift Guide

Christmas Moto Gift Guide

    CHRISTMAS MOTO GIFT GUIDE 2020 shOP OUR CHRISTMAS MOTO ESSENTIALS Relax…the silly season has arrived. Pour yourself a cold one and relax – 2020 is almost over and Christmas is just around the corner! The silly season is finally upon us, which means...
How to Care for Your Motorcycle Jacket

How to Care for Your Motorcycle Jacket

Buying motorcycle gear can be a lifelong investment if the owner protects and preserves the materials. Caring for your motorcycle jacket correctly will maximise the lifespan of your investment.   At Blackbird, we take pride in the quality of motorbike gear we...
Leather Or Textile Motorcycle Jackets?

Leather Or Textile Motorcycle Jackets?

Leather vs Textile: What’s better for motorcycle riding?   Are you overwhelmed by the different styles and designs of leather or textile motorcycle jackets? We don’t blame you. From waxed cotton, textiles, leather to denim and everything in between, we...
The Difference Between Nubuck and Leather

The Difference Between Nubuck and Leather

What’s the difference between nubuck and leather? What happens when it gets wet? Wait… what even is nubuck? Feeling overwhelmed? You’re not alone. This blog breaks down the nuances between suede, traditional leather, and nubuck, and the differences...
Behind the Lens with Lucia Braham

Behind the Lens with Lucia Braham

Blackbird spoke with Lucia Braham, a Sydney-based photographer and motorcycle rider about her creative background, what she loves about photography, and her biker lifestyle. Blackbird is always on the lookout for local talent and locations to collaborate with in order...
The Weekend Edit with The Byron

The Weekend Edit with The Byron

The Byron is your partner in crime, always ready for adventure with a classic, signature style. Ever adapting, the Byron easily transitions from urban jungle to country, and even the coastline. If you’re planning a weekend away, make sure to pack the essentials and...
4 Ways to Wear the Dakota

4 Ways to Wear the Dakota

A motorcycle jacket is an investment. An important investment in your safety but it doesn’t have to mean a trade off in style. We styled the Dakota four ways to create looks that go from sun up to sun down with ease. At Blackbird we take our time to design...
Thread Share with the Ducati Girl, Jesse Appleby

Thread Share with the Ducati Girl, Jesse Appleby

Get to know our motorcycle jackets, gloves and jeans with insider knowledge from the real riders who wear them. When you’re looking for a women’s motorcycle jacket you’ll be asking yourself a lot of questions. What motorbike jacket features make for...