Monday, August 17, 2015

SOLID ON COLORS: The Blues: Tech Wear/Accessories/Footwear F/W 2015

Orange and Blue -CAT FOOTWEAR 2015:Colorado wool -split suede/wool-Goodyear Welt construction

Part 5

Altra-iFIT, Big Agnes, Black Diamond, CAT Footwear, cee bee Cheryl Burke, Cobb Hill,  Dare 2b, Dynafit, Icebreaker, Roxy, Sombrio, Sugoi,

Blues and green shades derived from nature---or taking bolder blast when mixed up with rainbow opposites like orange----are in loads of  men's and women's performance wear. IMO these colors...can flatter a wide variety of skin tones.

Dare 2B-men's and women's -left-men's orange+blue-top of the line Stand in Awe Pant in trail blaze--waterproof + breathable ARED VO2 15000polyester 4 way stretch, DWR finish, taped seams, elasticized waist adjusters, zipper side pockets, articulated knee design, integral snow gaiters reinforced binding at hem---back right-women's version in freshwater blue.

Dynafit-left-:Yotel Gore-Tex Jacket - 3L freeride touring jacket $599.95 uses the breathable Gore-Tex C-Knit  fabric w/ top of the line construction, waterproof-windproof, removable mesh powder skirt, ergo wrist cuts, stowable hood-helmet compatible, adjustable sleeve cuffs, multiple pockets, reflective stripe, taped seams, articulated seams,. Right W Beast Gore-Tex Jacket in Fiji Blue $499.95

LL Bean: Primaloft Insulated hoody-Rainjacket shell 

BIG AGNES -Ways Gulch mid weight 700 fill DownTek™ water repellent down vest with those signature vertical baffles contoured for comfy fit+warmth, nylon ripstop shell water/wind resistant, Insotect Flow™ eliminate down form shifting, 2 zip hand warmer pockets, adjustable drawcord hem, adjustable drawcord hood, main zip has interior no-draft flap + a zip garage, interior chest pocket=stuff sack-pictured in estate blue

Sugoi Ignite L/S $70 (there's a S/S version too $60) we love this ice blue color-in an ultra soft, moisture wicking Dri Active Jersey knit material, flat rock reflective pops front/back, thumbholes at cuff, shoulder cord escape for ez media access
Sugoi-Glacier -blue/green -cute top  
rear pocket designed carry essentials
SOMBRIO-Marimba Jacket $80 retro blue TYVEKIA camo print-lightweight, windproof DWR finish,  3 panel peaked hood with drawcord, underarm embroidered eyelets vents, inner storm flap+chin guard, quick pack into rear stow away panel
at a QVC preview in NYC-more proof athlesiure is lifestyle clothing that sells to the un-athletic masses- for its comfort, ez care and flattering fits for all body types...Dancing with the Stars alum cee bee Cheryl Burk zip jacket $79.75 and legging $63.50 with side pocket in teal+black, $63.50 Sizes xxs-3x

Dynafit Seraks Windstopper/PRL glove $79.95 insulated with Primaloft®, adjustable cuff, leather palm, waterproof too
Dynafit Beanie-reversible-logo reverses to snow leopard pattern
Dynafit Men's Feline-with Vibram mapping compound outsole, multipage midsole, Ortholite footbed w/ memory foam, quick lacing w/ scuff protection, toe bumper, 8mm drop Sparta Blue/Uppercut $149.95 alpine running shoe
Black Diamond's has the fast movers protected- Sharp End Shell Alpine Collection $499.99 Gore-Tex Pro 3L -DWR finish-functional+durable,  integrated Cohaesive cord-lock system, YKK Vision Flat PU coated center front zip, brushed microsuede collar lining, internal stretch mesh media pocket with cord port, two way armpit zip vents, zip hand pockets, custom molded cuff tabs, concealed hem drawcord. NICE.
adjustable helmet compatible hood

Cobb Hill---Sasha sandal that dresses up-comfort fashion footwear brand...TPR outsole, EVA midsole, microfiber lining for breathable comfort, laser cut full grain leather upper-2 inch stack heel-with stretch gore back for ez on off.

ROXY Essence 2L Gore-Tex jacket-all the bells whistles of tech piece---underarm, vent, powder skirt, adjustable attached hood helmet compatible, loads pockets, waterproof/breathable 
Icebreaker-Merino wool + lycra for stretch- with strategic merino mesh ventilation BodyFIT Zine technology-in versatile basic Zone L/S half zip in Alpine/Chartreuse-w/ flat lock seams for no chafe comfort-durable+machine washable. $120
ALTRA-a big hit at CES-the HALO shoe-iFIT sensor embedded with the toe box endurance runners love, zero drop