Nobis. Our most popular men’s and women’s Nobis winter parkas. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Our most popular men’s and women’s Nobis winter parkas

Our most popular men’s and women’s Nobis winter parkas

Freezing Canadian winters demand the warmth of a sophisticated down parka. Thankfully, Nobis (which in Latin means ‘us’) has over a decade of expertise designing men’s and women’s winter apparel in Toronto for freezing northern weather. Their refined collection of jackets, coats, and accessories continues to elevate and resonate, but in this feature, we’ll focus … Read more ›

Kombi. Kombi’s Elite & Metro Lines Rethink Winter Handwear. Posted on Categories City·Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Kombi’s Elite & Metro Lines Rethink Winter Handwear

Kombi’s Elite & Metro Lines Rethink Winter Handwear

Kombi knows cold. Founded in Montreal by the family that still runs it, Kombi has been equipping people against freezing temperatures since 1961. Everyone notices the number of Kombi kids’ mitts keeping little hands dry and warm in the schoolyard. Mittens and gloves for adults are soaring in popularity too. This season Kombi introduces two … Read more ›

Quartz Co., Winter. Altitude Sports X Quartz Co.: The Urban Winter Parka Made with Milkweed. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , 6 Comments on Altitude Sports X Quartz Co.: The Urban Winter Parka Made with Milkweed

Altitude Sports X Quartz Co.: The Urban Winter Parka Made with Milkweed

Introducing world-exclusive milkweed parkas made through a collaboration between Quartz Co., Altitude Sports and Monark™ for the third year. Made in Canada, these parkas will ensure optimal warmth and showcase the clean style of the Quartz Co. brand. With this collaboration, we want to offer our customers a sleek winter parka that showcases the fashionable designs of … Read more ›

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Arc’teryx Veilance: the Forefront of Design

Arc’teryx launched Veilance in 2009 to create precision, performing apparel for a contemporary urban lifestyle. Veilance offers minimalist form, clean lines, and a city-bound aesthetic while drawing from the advanced engineering and technical ingenuity Arc’teryx is known for. The result is one of the world’s leading brands and looks. Everything about Veilance leads back to … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Mackage, Quartz Co., The North Face, Winter. Most Popular Women’s Coats For December 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , 6 Comments on Most Popular Women’s Coats For December 2018

Most Popular Women’s Coats For December 2018

With winter temperature still on the horizon if you still haven’t found your perfect winter coat, it’s time to continue the search. Something that fits just right, looks great and provides just the right amount of warmth is crucial so to help you get on the right track, we’ve gathered our most popular winter coats for … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Mackage, Nobis, Quartz Co., The North Face, Winter. Most Popular Men’s Coats For December 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , , 4 Comments on Most Popular Men’s Coats For December 2018

Most Popular Men’s Coats For December 2018

Mornings are becoming crisper and the leaves continue to cover the roads in a crispy mosaic of colour. The season for cold nights and snowy wonderlands is on the horizon meaning it’s time to begin the search for the perfect winter jacket. To add a little ease to your winter jacket search, we’ve gathered the … Read more ›

Quartz Co.. JS X Quartz Co. | Inspired by Japan, Influenced by Canadian Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on JS X Quartz Co. | Inspired by Japan, Influenced by Canadian Winters

JS X Quartz Co. | Inspired by Japan, Influenced by Canadian Winters

Jean-Philippe Robert, CEO of Quartz Co. in Montreal, is used to visiting Japan. We at Altitude Sports followed him during his latest trip to discover his favourite hidden gems in Tokyo. On a late autumn day the two of us set out wandering Tokyo, I with my camera, both of us wearing our JS X … Read more ›

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Best Gifts For Travelers

Here at Altitude Sports, our team of employees loves to travel. In fact, we might have one of the most well-explored groups of adventurers under one roof. We’ve flown, trekked, paddled, pedaled, and ridden to various locations all over the globe, giving us an inside edge on the necessities needed for a lifestyle in transit. … Read more ›

Canada Goose, The North Face. Four Classic Down Jackets for Men Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , 17 Comments on Four Classic Down Jackets for Men Reviewed

Four Classic Down Jackets for Men Reviewed

This week I decided to proceed with a review of four classic down jackets for men. Even though each one of these models was made for braving extreme cold, their urban look makes them excellent city coats. Anybody who has waited at the bus stop for twenty minutes in Québec’s bone-chilling winter winds will understand … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Kanuk, Mackage, Nobis, Quartz Co., Soia & Kyo. Canadian Made Winter Coats. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , , 14 Comments on Canadian Made Winter Coats

Canadian Made Winter Coats

Everyone has their favorites brands which are strategically chosen for various reasons which can be directly related to the style of the products, the materials used or even their origin. More and more brands are choosing to use domestically sourced materials and fabrics in order to contribute to the growth of their country’s economy and … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Kanuk, Mackage, The North Face, Winter. Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , , , 12 Comments on Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

The once voluptuous trees are bare, the air is crisp and the car window scrapers have surfaced. That’s right, it’s that time of year again folks! Winter is approaching and so are the cold temperatures. Instead of hibernating inside your cozy house wrapped up in multiple blankets, wool sweaters and socks, find yourself a warm … Read more ›

Nau. Nau: Eco-Friendly Designs and the Future of Sustainable Clothing. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Nau: Eco-Friendly Designs and the Future of Sustainable Clothing

Nau: Eco-Friendly Designs and the Future of Sustainable Clothing

Portland is a progressive city. It’s renowned for a blend of do-it-yourself startups, craft breweries, and as headquarters for multiple athletic companies. In 2007, a former Portland-based executive decided to start an eco-friendly clothing and outerwear brand, drawing inspiration from a trip to Polynesia. The executive chose a name inspired by the Maori greeting “Nau … Read more ›