Tuesday, November 22, 2011

SHERPA Adventure Gear™ Spring 2012

words/images Judith Ecochard

AT Outdoor Retailer, Sherpa Adventure Gear somehow manages to construct a Buddist Temple like structure----quiet and a space to chill out from the packed trade show floor.


With most items made in Nepal-Sherpa gear helps make a positive impact for its homeland----and we think-assures quality control.

Year round wear-Sherpa's colorful hats and Hima scarves are made from super soft pashima or lambswool lined with Polarfleece® polyester...




Handknit-



Summer temps-means tees-Sherpa has all cotton and jersey knit options for moisture wicking comfort.
Monkey Temple


Lost Horizon



May-Tho
Base layers are nice enough to wear on their own-or layered.




Kipu Tank-great base layer with built in bra-made with IceFil-nylon/spandex for cooling effect-and athletic fit-with mesh -UPF+30, anti-bacterial, quick to dry






May-Tho-Asian bouquet of blossoms up the side-pretty












Baan's Tee-in Tibetan Coral

Baans-Men's Gokyo Lake blue tee-made of poly/bamboo blend-moisture wicking, breathable base layer-

Kipu Tee-women-double cross bodice looks good and is supportive-IceFil cooling fabric with spandex for shape retention








Polartec® Fleece-keep warm-wet or dry-handwarming pockets,zip arm pocket NYANO Jacket




nice zip toggle
Jackets are outstanding works of function/fashion. The colors are amazing---for men and women.


NYANO Jacket-men-under arm-seam free

thumbholes-

KRITI Jacket, contoured seams -feminine profile-with 4 way stretch and articulated elbows

thumbholes-keep arms covered right

Top pick: YATRI coat-with an adjustable hood, two way center zip, great A-line cut from waist down-accentuated with adjustable belt. NICE-water resistant/articulated elbow, breathable and wind resistant.

color options