Well here's to another British import with a lot of style, the Craghoppers World Travel Clothing company showed three major collections (Heritage, Active+Classic Outdoor, and Bear Grylls by Craghoppers) at the most recent OR tradeshow...with all featuring well made outerwear/apparel/gear that is famously weather tough and durable.
|BroadShaw Jacket-synthetic insulation, lots of pockets-with Craghoppers proprietary AquaDry Membrane waterproof technology for protection|
|Mayman Parka-has a handsome herringbone tweed atop high-loft Sherpa fleece lining, removable faux fur trim hood + Craghoppers proprietary AquaDry Membrane waterproof technology for protection|
|winter safari style-w/ storm flap snap closure over full-length zip|
|layer friendly-insulating vest (Gillet) w/ hand warming side pockets big enough for maps, w/ AquaDry technology repels wet weather|
|Hallmoor Parka-w/ AquaDry technology + synthetic winter insulation coined Hot Pockets, w/o removable faux fur hood|
|Koji Jacket -ergonomic body mapping and 2 way stretch w/ AquaDry membrane waterproof technology, 5 pockets, brushed inner collar, zip-off hood+Hot Pockets for hand warmth|
|Adrik Jacket-2 way stretch +AquaDry Membrane waterproof tech, 2 waterproof zipped lower pockets + 2 zipped inner pockets, brushed chin guard|
Versatile stretch is a big deal in performance wear-with Gore-Tex® and ClimaPlus-Craghoppers own insulation keeper wearers warm, dry and comfy in a slim profile-that's fashion-y, not bulky---and therefore a lot easier to travel with and clean.
|Housley Jacket-flannel look fabric, faux fur trim hood, Hot Pockets for warmth, AquaDry Membrane waterproof technology|
|nice quilted pattern-long length|
The Active and Classics line has versatile soft shells/jackets and mid-layers that are 3 seasons wearable.
|HallMoor Parka in black|
|how smart is this-faux shearling lined-plaid wool flannel...|
|Bear Expedition Gore-Tex® Jacket--w/abrasion resistant patches, waterproof, 2 way hood adjustment|
|Bear Expedition Gore-Tex® Jacket-grey/black|
So ---with that in mind-it is no surprise that his apparel and gear collection would get some buzz at the show. Impressive yup-but so are the price points...fairly inexpensive for clothing and outdoor gear!
|Bear Artic Down Jacket-on sale now-insulated down puffer-slightly extended hem, windproof ripstop, inner stormcuff+thumbholes, active fit, grown-on hood w/ toggle adjusters to front&back, 1 chest, 2 lower and 1 inner pocket, rubber moulded cuff tabs+storm seal, full length zip w/inner storm flap|
|Bear Polar Jacket-on sale now...hardcore-serious warmth, ribbed cuffs-thumbholes for secure fit, abrasion patches, high brushed chin guard, self fabric collar+zip-off hood both insulated resists wind chills, weather tough/waterproof via AquaDry +900 down fill insulation-longer length, single handed adjustment to all cord pullers double stormflap over full length zip, elasticized snow skirt, velcro adjusters, 3 zipped chest pockets, 1 zipped pocket big enough for O/S map, LIFETIME GUARANTEE|
|zipper pockets well placed keep water out too|
|no cold spots-|
|Fleece-insulating fluff with practical stretchy side panels|
|Branded gear includes hydration+backpacks, sleeping bags, tents (pictured-the EasyUp patented hub design for Rapid Series tent for four people in included bag $189), dry sacs, duffles, camp pillow, sleeping pad, hammocks, utensils.|