. DCP for Rip Curl Snow Gear: The Canadian Snowboarding Legend talks his Career & The Search. Posted on Categories ApparelLeave a comment on DCP for Rip Curl Snow Gear: The Canadian Snowboarding Legend talks his Career & The Search

DCP for Rip Curl Snow Gear: The Canadian Snowboarding Legend talks his Career & The Search

When most snowboarders think of Rip Curl, images of surfers, swimwear, and wetsuits come to mind. That image is changing thanks to the brand’s development of The Search Series outerwear and their new rider partnerships with legendary snowboarders like DCP.  Rip Curl’s founders were actually snow fanatics who’ve made ‘Mountainwear’ since 1986. They’re dedicated to … Read more ›

Canadian brand, environmental, FIG Clothing, made in Canada, Modal, sustainable, Travel. Sustainability, Comfort, Style—FIG Clothing’s LUG & BEY Modal Sweaters. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Sustainability, Comfort, Style—FIG Clothing’s LUG & BEY Modal Sweaters

Sustainability, Comfort, Style—FIG Clothing’s LUG & BEY Modal Sweaters

When it comes to eco-responsible clothing, do we really need to look further than FIG Clothing from Montreal? Their initiatives include building relationships with domestic Canadian manufacturers, finding international suppliers who meet their criteria of responsible business, and driving their production chain sustainably. The FIG Clothing Lug & Bey sweaters fit these criteria to a … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Fitletic, Gregory, Icebreaker, Mizuno, Osprey, Petzl, Salomon, Saucony, Shock Absorber, The North Face, Under Armour. How to Dress for Winter Running. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress for Winter Running

How to Dress for Winter Running

Running during winter can be daunting. Icy paths, cold temperatures, lack of visibility, and a number of other factors can make life difficult. But with the right gear, you can beat the winter blues, so be ready when you hit the trails with this winter running guide. Finding The Right Footwear Running gurus won’t stop … Read more ›

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His and Her Christmas Sweaters

What says Christmas more than His and Her Christmas sweaters? Relaxing by the fireplace with family and friends, with your favourite Christmas music in your ears and favourite Christmas libation in your hand—all while snug inside your Christmas sweater, the last word in holiday comfort.  Which brings us to this guide, a collection of His … Read more ›

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Kamik Kids Winter Boots Review

So we are in-between seasons here in Canada and are kicking it with our Kamik kids winter boots and a pair for mom (that’s me). With a 4-year old in tow you tend to fly by the seat of your pants and have to take things as they come, ready or not. It’s a must … Read more ›

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10 Best Matt & Nat Backpacks

For the student or the stylish professional, you can’t help but admire the elegance and timeless style of Matt & Nat’s backpacks. It goes without saying that they make beautiful bags, but most of all Matt & Nat is recognized for their vegan designs and use of recycled fabrics. Whether I’m heading into town, travelling … Read more ›

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Lolë Katie L Edition Jacket Reviewed

With a Canadian winter fast approaching in the Rockies, it’s essential to literally have your butt covered when the snow flies. For a jacket that checks off all the boxes of style and functionality, the Katie L Edition jacket from Lolë is already part of my everyday winter wardrobe.  Here’s why I love it.  This … Read more ›

Anon, GoPro, Icebreaker, Mons Royale, Oakley, Outdoor Research, SIDAS, Ski & Snowboard, Smith Otpics. The 10 Best Gifts for Ski Bums & Snowboarders. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·Gift GuidesTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The 10 Best Gifts for Ski Bums & Snowboarders

The 10 Best Gifts for Ski Bums & Snowboarders

Picking out the best gifts for the skiers and snowboarders in your life can be challenging. Whether it’s insulated ski jackets, snowboard pants, GORE-TEX mittens, or essential accessories, trying to find the right gear can be a tough task  – especially if you’re shopping for a rider with a particular taste or style. Thankfully our … Read more ›

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20 Unique Camping Gift Ideas for Hikers and Campers

Everyone has outdoor enthusiasts on their gift list: a camping lover with an intrepid spirit and nearly impossible to shop for come the holidays. It’s one thing to go through camping gear gifts for our hiking, and backpacking friends. Camping articles like the best winter camping sleeping bags can be helpful but sometimes we want … Read more ›

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Best Gifts For Travelers

Because of our globe-trotting expertise we’ve taken the time to curate a list of our favourite travel gifts. This curated collection of presents for people who travel is inspired by our experiences, along with our passion for well-made apparel and accessories. Whatever type of adventurer you’re shopping for – be it a business person or … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Buff, CEP Compression, Craft, Fitletic, Salomon, Shock Absorber, Smartwool, Suunto, The North Face. Running Gift Ideas for 2019. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·Gift GuidesTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Running Gift Ideas for 2019

Running Gift Ideas for 2019

Running has evolved beyond simple footwear. Likewise, running gift ideas for runners are tougher to come up with than you might think. There are unique gifts for runners to think of, from recovery rollers to watches, base layers to headwear, gloves to headphones, and of course shoes. Running Gift Ideas Fortunately for the runner in … Read more ›

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Our 15 Best Gift Ideas Under $50

Gift exchange at grandpa’s, secret Santa at work, or gifts for your nephews you last saw in 2007…Christmas can be hectic. We’d love to find great gift ideas under $50 but it’s not always easy. What are you supposed to bring for a gift exchange? What are you supposed to give to someone you don’t … Read more ›