words/images Judith Ecochard
We know plenty of folks who'd just rather skip the whole winter thing...and are practicing up for trout season in April. Already.
Redington---maker of gear, rods and of reels---showed new apparel for women-that's outdoorsy worthy and caster friendly---made of performance fabrics that wick sweat/dry fast (VersiWick™), breathable/waterproof (VersiDri™), UVA/UVB protection tightly woven in (VeriShield™), zero restriction design (Cast-Cut™Design), wind resistant (RediWear), self-regulating knits (RediBalance), ---etc.
|Marquesas Hoody-$59.95 sun blocking hoody w. side pockets, crossover hood design+thumbholes/elongated sleeves=great fit. VeriWIck™ and VeriSun™, RediWear, soft hand feel|
|RediBalance Crew $49.95 tee w/moisture mgmt and body temp regulating.Cast Cut™ gusset tailored to reduce lift/maximize mobility, VeriWIck™ and VeriSun™, anti-pilling|
|Damselfly SHirt $49.95-hidden colllar buttons, tailored, flattering cut w/hem vent, +horizontal mesh venting@back, VeriWIck™ and VeriSun™, double flap chest pockets|
|Long sleeve Langford Flannel $69.95-Cast Cut™ gusset tailored to reduce lift/maximize mobility, straight hem-100% cotton|
|detail-gusset construction-minimize shirt lifting uop when your arms do|
Sonic-Pro Waders by Redington are the latest in waterproof waders-with seams-high tec ultra sonic wielded with sound, not sewn in needles-double taped seams throughout, -with...laser cut exterior pockets with -YKK water resistant zippers, Flip Out tool chest pocket with RiRi Storm Waterproof zips-with a forcept dock, hyphalon dock and a zippered pocket, ergonomic zippered hand warmer pockets with micro-fleece, articulated seams for mobility, velcro belt adjustable waistband--- and high density, storage bag, and ergonomically shaped neoprene booties.
|close-up of waterproof RiRi zippers and YKK zippers|
|sonic seam sealed---|
Like the diner scene in When Harry Met Sally---the older lady seated next to Sally-Meg's Ryan's character ---who quipped "I'll have what she's having"...
...we felt the same sentiment-except this dog was having genuine fun at Redington's booth.