Monday, July 22, 2013

SIA SNOWDOWN HIGHLIGHTS Fall 2013/Winter 2014 Obermeyer, Dakine


Part 1

Big Apple based media gets the summer SIA SNOWDOWN---that highlights 20 labels from that late January tradeshow...itself occurring in the Mile High city of Denver.

Lot's to look at.


Nordic Sweater ($149) under Mackenzie Jacket body/top sleeves insulted  w/ Primaloft® Onejacket with stretchy side panels-great under a hardshell or on its own-w/ adjustable stretch inner sleeve cuff for fit, fleece line high collar/chin protector-adjustable hood, and heavy duty center and zip pockets for stuff. Nice-3 season wear depending...
From Aspen, CO-Obermeyer manages to bend style with technically performing base, mid and top layers for those on the go---on the snow.

cute-base/mid layer

Kid's----Kismet Jacket rated 10m/10m (left-$139)-Slopestyle Jacket (right-$119.50)-over matching bib pants-$89.50 in sizes 2-8...can lengthen hems for growing 

Three-in one-can zip off and wear the vest-and soft shell on their own
what we look for-snap closed powder skirt, zipped inner pocket, 
NEW---Teen sizes (we are sure women will buy too)...and a top of the line tech garments-that are highly functional and durable.
on or off the mountain-snazzy Teen Superfly insulated jacket-rated 10/10 weather tough $199.50 with bold zippers, tapered fashion fit

Kensington Jacket-Teens $169.50 rated 10m/10m weather tough

got that varsity jacket inspiration-Teen boys -sizes 6-18, rated 10m/10m 

kid's jackets---I-Grow-easy feature...lengthen hems/cuffs....

Accessories-down mitts...with waterproof inserts and nose wipe thumb panel

men's Oxnard jacket $340-rated 20m/20m-waterproof/breathable seam sealed+waterproof zips

Jacket-w/snap powder skirt-keep snow out...zipped inner pocket w/ port for headphones, burly zips...keep contents dry

top of the line Rush jacket $499 rated 20m/35m water proof/breathable 
inner sleeve cuffs, waterproof zip pockets...including inner, powderskirt, fleece lined collar/chin protector-Cocona fabric matching shell pant ($275)

liked this jacket a lot-20m/20m Momentum Jacket $349

backcountry life savers s-big in Europe-fully integrated ABS avalanche airbag system backpacks with life-saving airbags that inflate-w/ vertical snowboard carry, retractable cable ski carry, deployable helmet carry, fleece lined goggle pocket, snow tool/shovel pocket, ice axe carry, load compression straps, padded waist belt, integrated whistle sternum strap-  the ABS Signal 25L $1195.00

DAKINE has arrived as an outdoor brand---years ago we knew the company for all the windsurfer gear we had---now --- a full fledged maker of ski/surf/skate/bike and snowboard haulers, accessories and apparel-have joined the mix. These Fall/Winer '13/'14 available now.

Ally 11L $170-Backpack equipped w/ backcountry necessities- SC shovel, SC probe=included. integrated rescue whistle, snow tool sleeves, external shovel carry, fleece lined goggle pocket, insulated hydro sleeve-no freeze, vertical snowboard carry 

Southwest prints- Mission 25L  $70-vertical board carry straps, fleece lined goggle pocket, organizer pocket, fleece lined sunglass pocket, padded laptop sleeve, padded waist belt, adjustable sternum strap PLUS La Grand print-on   recycled materials too
Heli Pro 20L $85-w/ vertical snowboard carry, diagonal ski carry, fleece line goggle pocket, hydration compatible, non padded sleeve for iPad/laptop, padded waist belt, integrated rescue whistle sternum strap

vintage flavored---woodsman plaid-leather trim the Coalman -NICE-

BC Vest comes in large-XXL...lightweight and handy...w/ vertical snowboard carry, retractable cable ski carry, organizer pocket, radio pocket, snow tool/shovel pocket-in the back, hydration compatible, interior climbing skin pockets, side compression straps $130-wear this over a jacket...
for gals-  Wellington b/w check print/vinyl logo trims- on Laurel bag with adjustable shoulder straps , polyester lined, external organizer pocket/interior zip pocket, button magnet closure, metal hardware-$58, mid envelope clutch, and on right Annie Boulanger Women's Team Heli Pro 18L  $95 with matching Targa Glove that's Gore-Tex® waterproof/breathable $80. With her fav cable knit sweater print inserts...contoured harness designed fit a gal, vertical snowboard carry, diagonal ski carry, fleece lined goggle pocket, laptop sleeve, organizer pocket, hydration compatible, integrated whistle/sternum strap, padded waist belt

marina stripes-Casey 5L on right-cute-w/ button magnet closure, adjustable cross body strap, interior zip pocket, metal hardware+polyester line $45, Detail backpack $65

Women's Helena Jacket has street good looks and technically tough enough for the mountain!!!-2 layer 10K shell-10k/10k laminate w/ DWR face-good looks-flattering fit plus attached drop hood w/ inner collar, bonded hood brim, drawcord system at front + back of hood, outer storm flap, YKK® regular and Vision® zippers, 2 way opening center front zipper, drawcord system in front hand pockets, bonded cuff tabs, adjustable cuffs, double wrist gaiters, zipper pass pocket, 2 way closing zips+under arm vents, fully taped seams, detachable powder skirt w/ Lycra, inner pockets-mesh goggle pocket-sizes XS-L $240 4 colors available including pictured Aurora Red

PLUS headwear,  gloves, snow/ski socks....

got you covered-beanies, slouchy-cuffed-visors, neck warmers