Winter. The Natural Insulator of the Future: Asclepias. Posted on Categories ApparelTags 6 Comments on The Natural Insulator of the Future: Asclepias

The Natural Insulator of the Future: Asclepias

Since 2013, Québec has been celebrating a new provincial treasure. Previously confused for a weed and often called milkweed, Asclepias plants produce an ecological, renewable and a non-animal insulation material. You will eventually be able to find it in winter coats, parkas, boots, gloves and more. Testing Milkweed Insulation Jean-François Tardif, a mountain climbing lover, … Read more ›

Catlike, Louis Garneau, Nutcase, POC, Smith Optics. Choosing The Right Biking Helmet. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

A bad move, lots of speeding, a helmet cracked open in 3 – but a safe and sound girl still in one piece – without a concussion. That was me in April 2013 after I fell off my bike. I landed directly on my head but didn’t even get a scratch. +1 for the helmet … Read more ›

Marmot, Mountain Hardwear. Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket

Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket

The jackets PreCip from Marmot and Finder from Mountain Hardwear represent an entry point into the wonderful world of waterproof-breathable jackets. You’ll appreciate their waterproofness as well as their compactibility. Indeed, the main difference between them and their higher-priced brothers comes down to features, fit, breathability and durability. While those are important considerations, sometimes the … Read more ›

Clif Bar, EVO, Gu, Kenda, Lezyne, Louis Garneau, Park Tool, Pedro Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Are you one of those courageous winter cyclist? Or even a fat bike fanatic? If so, bravo to brave the cold. For most of us, the bike is quietly hibernating for the snowy months and the legs keep on spinning on a bike trainer or at spinning classes. After these past couple of weeks with warm … Read more ›

Norrona. New Norrøna Outerwear & Apparel for 2016. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on New Norrøna Outerwear & Apparel for 2016

New Norrøna Outerwear & Apparel for 2016

As colorful as always, Norrøna is back this winter with a new collection in the tints of blue-green-orange-pink and of course, the classic: black.   Why always so flashy? To be seen from far! The Norwegian brand creates refined, minimalist and ultra functional products that are made for extreme conditions and that are specific to … Read more ›

Mountain Hardwear. Introducing StretchDown: Mountain Hardwear’s New Technology. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Introducing StretchDown: Mountain Hardwear’s New Technology

Introducing StretchDown: Mountain Hardwear’s New Technology

This winter, Mountain Hardwear’s game is strong. They are reaching a whole new level with their new StretchDown technology. They will be charming not just the most active clients that require freedom of movement in all their activities, but also the clients that simply want to be comfortable in their everyday lifestyle. What is StretchDown? … Read more ›

Sorel. Take a Peek at the New Fall 2017 Sorel Boots for Women. Posted on Categories FootwearTags Leave a comment on Take a Peek at the New Fall 2017 Sorel Boots for Women

Take a Peek at the New Fall 2017 Sorel Boots for Women

When you think of Sorel, the bulky classic model most likely comes to mind. Fortunately, Sorel boots have evolved quite a bit since these styles were the ‘in’ look that everyone wore although they are still available today. Below, we will talk about the hottest urban styles that will have your fall wardrobe turning heads … Read more ›

Blundstone, Hanwag, Lowa, Sorel. Top Men’s Urban Winter Boots 2016. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , , Leave a comment on Top Men’s Urban Winter Boots 2016

Top Men’s Urban Winter Boots 2016

This winter, you’re probably going to want a warm boot, but also a sharp & classic look, right? You’ll want to be able to go out to the restaurant without having to get your feet frozen on the way, but without looking like you’re getting ready to go play in the snow. Guess what? We … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Barbour, Columbia Sportswear, Dresses & Skirts, Lacoste. Best Dresses for the Summer. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , Leave a comment on Best Dresses for the Summer

Best Dresses for the Summer

It’s so warm and nice out! Ladies, it’s time to bring out those summer dresses. This season, we have a wide selection available. Whether you want to dress up, or dress down, we have the perfect dress for all occasions! Simply switch a flat shoe to a heel and you’re ready for cocktail hour. Practical, … Read more ›

Pearl Izumi. Pearl Izumi: Collection été 2016. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Pearl Izumi: Collection été 2016

Pearl Izumi: Collection été 2016

Avec tellement de couleurs, de designs et d’imprimés, Pearl Izumi s’est éloigné des patterns habituels de type « racing » de maillots de vélo et a sorti cette belle ligne d’été. Ils ont même osé mettre des couleurs vives sur leurs cuissards – chose qu’on ne voit pas souvent sauf sur les kits de clubs de compétitions. … Read more ›