Coincidentally-two of the most hip clothing collections we've previewed lately belong to brands that showed off their lines at NYC media events- that were outdoor focused, put on by the same team Jackson Hole, Wyoming residing entity …both begin with the letter "A" ...and are based out of southern CA.
ALP-N-ROCK…the name kinda threw us off…but even a quick glance over at their exhibit space at a recent SIA SnowDown event- had us zeroing in on this fantastic pullover ultralight weight insulated jacket/top hybrid.
|Pull-over jacket comes in white and shilled red-winter fire too. On it's own or underneath a shell---LOVE. DWR nylon+Powerstretch (Down Insulation) $396|
|the l/s tees are super soft-made from Suprima® cotton (with 25% poly) or 100% combed cotton interlock $156-$179 typical range. Some styles are reversible too.|
|semi-custom by resorts….|
|matching down skirt-is cute. This look is big in resorts/mountain towns...|
|guy's Ultra Light Down Jacket…$379 Double Diamond Black-insulated warm at core, red pop design details|
Bonus Points-made in the USA Alp-N-Rock donates up to 10% of profits "to fund scholarships to girls in developing countries, providing the lifeline gift of an education."
We have written about ALPINE STARS before---their performance moto jackets are a revelation….
...and the California based ---Italian originating design people also conjure up action sports clothing for other action sports too.
|Rooney Slouch Top Vegan leather coated textured knit comes with a matching skorts-with eye-catching front zip from top/bottom that is cut to fit a gal's curves in-a detail missed by a lot of labels-that have an a shaped line ---that adds inches.|
|Alessia Leather Jacket handwoven lambskin silk|
|Bullet Silk Dress-silk open netting-lambskin leather|
|ASTARS -more casual but equally as well designed-White Lies Jacket|
|ALPINESTARS men's casual line lifestyle pieces-tees, jackets, board shorts, pants, hoodies….|
|Slinter Henley-cotton/poly jersey knit|
|Selvedge Henley-slim fit 100% cotton slub|
|men's Journey jacket slim fit with chest and lower pockets, 100% cotton chambray with cotton-poly linking|
|Classified Fleece hoodie-zip front with screened print burnout wash-cotton/poly fleece|