Barbour, Black Diamond, Buff, Canada Goose, Coal, dale of norway, Hestra, Icebreaker, Mackage, Patagonia, Quartz Co., Smartwool, The North Face, Wigwam, Winter. What to Wear Outdoor Skating this Winter. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Outdoors·UncategorizedTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on What to Wear Outdoor Skating this Winter

What to Wear Outdoor Skating this Winter

Whether it’s heading up north for some skiing, heading to the woods for some snowshoeing, or in this case, lacing up and taking a few laps on the nearest frozen pond, staying warm, stylish, and cozy is essential. Here’s our guide on what to wear outdoor skating in Canada this winter. Outdoor Skating Essentials Whatever … Read more ›

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Made For Missions: The BLACKYAK Watusi Expedition Suit

There are 14 peaks in the world that rise above 8000 m. Atop these mountains, you’re likely to face some of the deadliest conditions known to man. Temperatures dropping below -30°C are not uncommon and frostbite can occur in an instant. Strong winds have been known to knock climbers over the edge, and avalanches have … Read more ›

Mammut. Mammut Delta X: Performance Apparel for the Urban Environment. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·UncategorizedTags Leave a comment on Mammut Delta X: Performance Apparel for the Urban Environment

Mammut Delta X: Performance Apparel for the Urban Environment

Mammut is Swiss engineering at its finest. Founded in 1862, their outerwear and climbing gear is made to take on the toughest mountain conditions—from the Alps to the Himalayas. From their beginnings making durable climbing ropes and avalanche transceivers, Mammut has continued to push the boundaries of mountaineering, by designing all the gear and apparel … Read more ›

Barbour, Blundstone, Danner, Filson, Fjällräven, Patagonia, Red Wing Shoes, The North Face, Woolrich. 9 Heritage Brands You Need To Know. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·City·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on 9 Heritage Brands You Need To Know

9 Heritage Brands You Need To Know

Heritage brands in the true sense are brands that have stood the test of time. Most have been around longer than anyone can remember and continue to uphold the values that have guided them from the very beginning. Words like craftsmanship and durability are often used to describe heritage gear and apparel because they’re built … Read more ›

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High-Performance Comfort: The Smartwool Intraknit Collection

Smartwool is the first name you think of when you hear merino wool. For decades they’ve been making their socks and apparel using the softest and most versatile natural fabric available. No fabric available has the next-to-skin softness of merino wool, and very few can match it for performance. This natural fibre is renewable and … Read more ›

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Discover The ThermoBall Eco Collection From The North Face

For over 50 years, The North Face has been a leader in the outwear industry. One of the original mountaineering brands, they’re continually developing and improving their line of products. From the city to the mountains, they make gear and clothing that can handle nature’s demands. Whether it’s the innovative new Futurelight collection, the iconic … Read more ›

Nobis. A Look At The Fall-Winter 2019 Collection From Nobis. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags Leave a comment on A Look At The Fall-Winter 2019 Collection From Nobis

A Look At The Fall-Winter 2019 Collection From Nobis

Nobis has been around for over a decade. In that time, they’ve continued to refine their outdoor apparel to meet all the demands of the city and beyond. They take the functionality of technical outerwear and apply it to classic styles and silhouettes. Designed in Canada, using high-quality fabrics, and sustainably sourced materials, Nobis creates … Read more ›

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Techwear Guide To Winter In The City

Techwear is all about functionality. It applies the principles of technical wear to the style of streetwear. These sleek and modern designs are made to hold up against the elements while giving you the ability to move freely through the city. In the past decade, outerwear companies have been taking their technical expertise and applying … Read more ›

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Parajumpers Jackets: Inspired by the 210th Rescue Squadron

Blistering winds, icy streets, and chills to the bone, winter in its most extreme form is far from a Wonderland. Now imagine facing these conditions, on a search and rescue mission. You need warmth, weatherproof protection and more. You need fully functional gear that’s designed to move, with insulation that’s meant to protect in the … Read more ›

Futurelight, Hiking & Trekking, Ski & Snowboard, The North Face, Winter. Introducing Futurelight: The Revolutionary New Technology From The North Face. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Outdoors·UncategorizedTags , , , , Leave a comment on Introducing Futurelight: The Revolutionary New Technology From The North Face

Introducing Futurelight: The Revolutionary New Technology From The North Face

The future is here, and it’s lightweight, waterproof and more breathable than ever. On October 1st The North Face released its new technology, and it’s already turning heads. The North Face spent countless hours in the lab and on the mountains, developing their new technology called FUTURELIGHT. Designed with the help of athletes, this revolutionary … Read more ›

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What is Techwear: Apparel of the Future

What is techwear? It’s the abbreviated, stylized word for technical wear. It’s urban apparel that uses high-quality fabrics, and technical detailing to create a product that can stand up to the elements. It’s nothing new. Brands like The North Face and Patagonia have been making high-quality technical wear for years. You know that old, dorky-looking … Read more ›