Nixon, Opinel. Étienne’s Everyday Carry. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags , 1 Comment on Étienne’s Everyday Carry

Étienne’s Everyday Carry

Here is what you will find in my ‘pockets’ during my everyday escapades. These are objects that are intimate to me in that I feel naked without them. I say pockets, but we understand each other that I commute by bike to work and so my pockets include my small backpack. If you like classic … Read more ›

Louis Garneau. The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit

The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit

Searching for a new bicycle jersey and bib combo in early winter may not be what everyone does, but in my case, with 3 spinning classes per week to keep me in shape for the 2015 race season, I need all the bike kits I can get my hands on.   And so I decided … Read more ›

Mackage, Nobis, Winter. THE HIGH LEVEL OPPONENTS: NOBIS VS MACKAGE. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , Leave a comment on THE HIGH LEVEL OPPONENTS: NOBIS VS MACKAGE

THE HIGH LEVEL OPPONENTS: NOBIS VS MACKAGE

Like I mentioned in my previous blog post, I am lucky enough to work at Altitude-sports.com and be able to test products (especially coats). I can honestly tell you that no one has to twist my arm when the opportunity presents itself! This time, I went with what I love most in terms of personal … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Moose Knuckles, Winter. MORE WINTER JACKETS: MOOSE KNUCKLES 3/4 VS CANADA GOOSE MONTEBELLO. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , Leave a comment on MORE WINTER JACKETS: MOOSE KNUCKLES 3/4 VS CANADA GOOSE MONTEBELLO

MORE WINTER JACKETS: MOOSE KNUCKLES 3/4 VS CANADA GOOSE MONTEBELLO

Winter is here, and I have to tell you that as a French person, I do not take this lightly! Even more than the weather itself, what caused me the most anxiety was to think that I had to find THE winter jacket to survive my very first Canadian winter. True, I am very fortunate … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Winter. The Canada Goose Burnett Jacket Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , Leave a comment on The Canada Goose Burnett Jacket Review

The Canada Goose Burnett Jacket Review

Bottom Line: The Canada Goose Burnett is a truly versatile jacket. You’ll appreciate its warmth and functionality on cold winter days and its modern, urban style for nights out on the town. So whether it’s a brisk walk on a snowy afternoon or a leisurely late supper at your favourite restaurant, the Burnett Jacket will … Read more ›

Moose Knuckles. Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka

Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka

Looking for a winter jacket with a fun twist like pompoms and a nice fur ruff on the hood? Look no further: the Moose Knucles women’s Stirling Parka is made entirely in Canada (check out the men’s version here). It’s insulated with duck down and the blue fox fur will give you a very trendy … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Mackage. COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , 2 Comments on COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID

COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID

The Kensington is a popular Canada Goose model, and for many reasons. First off, it is available in an array of colors, from black to flamingo pink, brick red to pale grey. Then, there is the design. The length is perfect for women who do not want their thighs to freeze. We know it is … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Nobis. Canada Goose Expedition Versus Nobis She-ra. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , Leave a comment on Canada Goose Expedition Versus Nobis She-ra

Canada Goose Expedition Versus Nobis She-ra

Le combat ultime contre le froid Canada Goose et Nobis sont toutes deux des marques canadiennes. Le froid, le vent, la pluie, la grêle, les tempêtes de neige; elles connaissent et s’en inspirent pour créer des collections spécifiques aux conditions extrêmes.  Le Canada Goose Parka Expédition et le Nobis Parka Extrême She-ra sont deux modèles … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose Lodge Jacket Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Canada Goose Lodge Jacket Review

Canada Goose Lodge Jacket Review

The Canada Goose Lodge Jacket is definitely one of the best short urban jackets to wear between seasons. Even though you can combine the jacket with a shell, the coat has enough isolation to be worn alone while also being both breathable and ultralight. Our review of this product 9.3 / 10 The pros are: Made … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose comparison: Langford vs. Chateau. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags 15 Comments on Canada Goose comparison: Langford vs. Chateau

Canada Goose comparison: Langford vs. Chateau

Here are two men’s styles from Canada Goose’s Arctic Collection: the Langford Parka and the Chateau Parka. What’s the difference between them? Alexandre tried them both and tells you all you need to know about these two winter jackets. The Langford Parka is new to the collection and is inspired by two of the best … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. The Therme Parka from Arc’teryx: Top 5 winter jackets. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags 4 Comments on The Therme Parka from Arc’teryx: Top 5 winter jackets

The Therme Parka from Arc’teryx: Top 5 winter jackets

Arc’teryx is now making urban jackets, and here is one for the young entrepreneur in you. The Therme Parka from Arc’teryx is very hot, and will handle anything a cold winter can throw at an urbanite. Insulated in down, it has a great warmth to weight ratio. I often find myself wearing it with only … Read more ›