|Cabin Duffels-zippered Jaw Opening main compartment, leather end tabs with snap closure, MK Antique Silver Bison Rivets, external slip pocket, removable shoulder strap, leather zip pulls|
BUILT FOR THE MOUNTAIN LIFE™
words/images Judith Ecochard
Mountain Khakis...the Jackson Hole based mountain lifestyle brand with the details and exacting production standards (triple stitched seams, YKK® zippers, reinforced heel cuts, diamond shaped action gusset)... that set it apart from wannabe western hip, designer labels (that costs twice the price too)...
--- expanded it casual and active apparel for men and women...and added to its terrific line of carry-all accessories for Fall 2012.
Autumnal tones and the neutrals form the color palette of separates that beg for cooler temps---in the city or the country.
|Signature MK Back Yoke|
|3 snap cuff closure-Dark Olive color plus available in Retro Khaki, Blue Work, and Black|
|Another piece that layers well-V neck pullover Downtown Sweater...with similar features as the Downtown Jacket-plus rib knit collar, cuffs and hem-in Blue Work available in Dark Olive, Retro Khaki, and Black|
|Downtown Snap Jacket-a feminine take on the men's version---in Stone --- and available in Plum and Black|
Women also get new casual jackets --- to kep warm in and layer up/under.
|Oversized stand-up collar with button tab keeps the cold out.|
British Millerain waxed canvas is a popular textile for outdoor brands. Here MK uses a sturdy 13.25 Plain Weave Waxed Canvas...in this Field jacket--- (and Field Vest, pictured below).
|adjustable snap cuffs-western yoke style|
|button tab standup collar|
|Waxed Canvas Field Vest-great casual fit---layer friendly piece, plenty pockets as the jacket version...Walnut (also available in Navy) over Mountain Jean-relaxed fit|
Old Faithful Sweaters come in new colors-Brown, Navy (pictured---and Oatmeal and Charcoal)
|12oz poly-anti-pill heathered sweater knit face with brushed interior. Super warm...grosgrain reinforced interior wind flap over YKK® zippers, pus 2 chevron snap pockets and interior stash pockets too.|
Lodge 1/4" Zip Sweater---is thick-made of 7 gauge 100% Slightly Boiled Lambswool jersey knit,,,with a rolled knit collar that is comfy, not itchy.
The Lodge Crewneck Sweater is as equally warm---and also with J shaped armholes for freedom of movement.
|Lodge Crewneck Sweater over the new Original Field Pant-100% cotton canvas and Chap of 6.1oz 100% nylon-reinforced leg that;s water repellant, extra long heel cuffs, triple stitched seams, YKK® zippers-mid rise, relaxed fit|
Back in new colors-the Peaks Flannel shirt ---poly/wool and 2% Lycra® for stretch...with a neat custom Bison snap at bottom of front placket, 2 oversize Chevron chest pockets, drop tail hem, and signature back yoke...
|Algae Multi, Earth Multi, Navy Multi (l-r)|
LOVE LOVE LOVE-the new collection of haulers---made with recycled climbing rope handles, 20oz canvas, 18oz waxed canvas and leather trims when used...with the striking red flag MK label.
Prices are great too: FROM
|Signature Tote-external slip pocket-leather trim, leather bottom and trimmed haul handles, removable shoulder strap|
|Carry-All Tote (left) Market Tote (right)-|
|Overnight Kit-probably very handy to carry around with- if drink all that whisky|
|Utility Bag-zippered top closure, grab handle recycled climbing rope, top single haul handle, removable webbing shoulder strap|
|interior zip pocket|