Canadian brand, Kanuk, made in Canada, Quebec, urban, winter jackets. Kanuk—A Turn to the New. Posted on Categories Brand StoriesTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Kanuk—A Turn to the New

Kanuk—A Turn to the New

Kanuk winter jackets seem to be everywhere these days. And with reason. A Montreal icon for over 50 years, Kanuk felt an overhaul was needed—something fresh, younger more dynamic, while still holding onto their DNA. A successful transformation by all metrics. Quality, Montreal Style Let’s dive into the reasons Kanuk had built up such a … 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 ›

Canada Goose, made in Canada, Quartz Co., Winter, winter jackets. Quartz Co. Elia Jacket VS Canada Goose Trillium Parka. Posted on Categories Apparel·City·OutdoorsTags , , , , Leave a comment on Quartz Co. Elia Jacket VS Canada Goose Trillium Parka

Quartz Co. Elia Jacket VS Canada Goose Trillium Parka

Picking a winter coat can be a thrill, but there are so many styles and brands to choose from so knowing where to start can be daunting and cause some people to wait until the last minute. The best place to start is with people who know winter—warm Canadian winter parkas made to combat winter’s … Read more ›

Audvik, Canadian brand, made in Canada, winter jackets. Audvik Winter Jackets – Family-Made in Montreal. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , Leave a comment on Audvik Winter Jackets – Family-Made in Montreal

Audvik Winter Jackets – Family-Made in Montreal

Audvik winter jackets are a made-in-Montreal success story that starts with family and ends in stylish, premium warmth. A look at the company and apparel will show you why Audvik is one of the freshest cold-weather gear companies on the scene.  Audvik – The Story The story of Audvik winter jackets is a real family affair. … Read more ›

made in Canada, Quartz Co.. Quartz Co.’s Three Brothers: On Purchasing their own Factory and what the Future Holds. Posted on Categories Brand Stories·UncategorizedTags , Leave a comment on Quartz Co.’s Three Brothers: On Purchasing their own Factory and what the Future Holds

Quartz Co.’s Three Brothers: On Purchasing their own Factory and what the Future Holds

Brothers Jean-Philippe, François-Xavier, and Guillaume Robert own and operate Quartz Co., a Quebec-based winter outerwear brand specializing in Canadian-made jackets and parkas. We at Altitude Sports have been lucky enough to share in Quartz Co.’s growth, having collaborated on winter parkas the last five winter seasons.  We recently sat down with the three brothers at … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Canadian brand, made in Canada, Shelburne parka, Trillium parka. Canada Goose Showdown: Trillium Parka vs Shelburne Parka. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·CityTags , , , , Leave a comment on Canada Goose Showdown: Trillium Parka vs Shelburne Parka

Canada Goose Showdown: Trillium Parka vs Shelburne Parka

In Canada, and anywhere it gets really cold, Canada Goose is known for warm parkas. Initially designed for arctic expeditions, Canada Goose adapted to growing demand from urbanites, and today you’ll see their jackets and the famous roundel from Bordeaux to Beijing, Detroit to Davos, and everywhere in between. Choosing can be tough, so here’s … Read more ›