Love the exhibit space at Outdoor Retailer that now commands more footage.
We wrote about this burly tricked out FORD F-350 / EcoTrek Foundation "Eco Expedition Truck" with an 1800 mile range while using less petroleum than the average hybrid. Fueled by algae based biodiesel fuel developed by the US NAVY… here-more details.
For the apparel-we previewed a combo of techy outerwear and wearable casual apparel for men and women. Naturally, the company's proprietary high quality fabrications were unique-including the waxed G-1000® super water repellant treatment…joined by ethically sourced goose down, high performance synthetic insulation, warm wool and wool blends-and tees of 100% cotton.
|lot of city worthy separates-Woods Sweater w/ G-1000® details +reinforcement elbow patches, Ovik Trousers|
|Men's Barents Stormblocker Jacket-trek on in 2 faced and resistant bonded pile/fleece jacket reinforced with G-1000® Original over shoulders+details, adjustable bottom sleeves-via buttons, and leather details|
|Available now-the Mountaineering No. 3 Shirt-part of the limited edition NUMBERS collection $350. Made of 100% Shetland Wool lined G-1000® Eco, leather details|
|Our top pick---the Shetland Wool from the renown British millinery Abraham Moon (set 1837!)... inner side-outer is G-1000® Eco fabrication version of the Luhkka No. 3-premium Numbers Series-reversible and fabulous-w/ large Kangaroo pocket that has an interior cell phone pocket, 2 color waves Sand and Olive (pictured) $900|
|Luhkka Collection starts at $350-also has the Autumn Leaf burnt orange tone-G-1000® weather tough…fyi-available now|
|Layer up ladies-Keb Loft lightweight, compressible 60 grams if G-Loft Supreme insulation, 2 way front zip, 2 interior storage pockets, adjustable bottom hem with a draw cord, elastic binding at sleeve cuffs|
|beyond warm-Kyl Winter jacket|
|Sarek Winter jacket|
Several long parkas by Fjällräven to choose from-think most warmth for polar outings-or still warm for southerly polar vortexes-all are super wind- water resistant-adjustable hoods, ez access pockets, inner pockets, leather details, and inner drawstring hems…trek worthy on trails or cities.
|Nuuk-Women's-wind and waterproof padded parka in fluorocarbon free impregnated Hydratic®|
|men's hip length Övik Light Jacket-G-1000® Lite filled with down, Pertex® Quantum lining, adjustable hem+cuff, 2 way front zip, leather details-pictured in deep red $400|
|deep autumnal and nay colors for fleeces+wools|
|Forest Fleece Jacket with high collar, G-1000® Original reinforcements over the shoulder, 2 large zip hand pockets w/ ventilating mesh,made with solution dyed recycled polyester fabric. leather details---a keeper|
|Love this----trek in this -wear as a jacket or shirt---- G-1000® Original reinforcements, snap button front and as pictured hidden strap under collar enables folding up the collar on windy days, 2 chest pockets with snap buttons, Övik Shirt|
FYI: What the big deal is with G-1000® is that the waxed fabrication can be re-waxed-just like skis/snowboards…apply, and iron on…as pictured...
|apply generously-rubbing Greenland Wax -comes in $5 bars...|
|use iron, hair dryer-and can wash the wax out too in hot wash 40ºC|
PS: Leather kicks by company related brand HANWAG-premium German Boot Company. www.hanwag.com