What better way to end the day in the outdoors than with an ultralight relax shoe like the Ultra Low slipon shoes by The North Face. These shoes have a velcro adjustment strap, are convenient to carry along with the rest of your gear but also make for super comfy shoes to hike a few miles on. And offcourse you don’t need to be in the outdoors to enjoy these slipons. Any concrete surroundings will benefit just as well. Via
The Spalwart Marathon Trail low has an aggressive outsole as good for trails as for concrete. The shoes upper comes in a variety of functional fabrics such as quick drying and airbag materials.
This classic looking Salomon technical longsleeve shirt is primarily based on polyester. Though using partly a cotton structure, it is excellent quick-drying in case you are breaking up a sweat.
This Winter, Supreme has joined with The North Face to introduce the Nuptse Jacket and Nuptse Vest. Exclusively made for Supreme, The Nuptse Jacket and Nuptse Vest will both feature a water resistant nylon shell
Taking inspiration from classic functional American outdoor apparel, the Baker Ball Hat is a traditional bucket hat, constructed with Neighborhood’s expert eye and Japanese sensibilities. This Cotton/Linen blend hat features detail stitching around the brim and is finished with a woven logo patch. No one said you shouldn’t look good on your hike. Available at End Clothing. Via End Clothing · · · ◊ ◊ ◊ · · ·
The Levi’s® Commuter series is a multi-functional performance product designed for cyclists all over the world. Technical includes are NanoSphere protective finish and reflective 3M Scotchlite tape. Nothing wrong with looking good on the bike. The collection contains trousers, jeans, shirts and jackets and will be available for Fall 2012.
The North Face Purple Label is a collaboration with Japanese brand Nanamica and explores the mixture of fashion and performance for the stylish active consumer. For Fall 2012 TNF Purple Label releases a set of Mountain Wind Parka’s and Vests for both Men’s and Women’s. The collection includes the visually strong tri-color Mountain Wind Parka and the sleeveless Mountain Wind Parka. Look for this collection in select Purple Label stockists or at Nanamica. (via Nanamica)
The first pieces from the Bradley Wiggins X Fred Perry Collaboration have been released today. The launch marks the start of a 6 season collaboration with the Olympic cyclist (and current leader in the Tour de France at the time of writing) and mod enthusiast. The collection is inspired by vintage cycling jerseys of the 1960s and the heritage and style of Fred Perry. Wiggins was involved in the design process of the collaboration from the very early stages. The jerseys are available in 3 classic colourways: white, sky blue and black. The jersey’s are available online at Fred Perry.
The Asics GEL-Yeti emerged in late 2010 as a trail boot. This Apache version has a low cut suede upper that rests on a deep grooved outsole commonly found in outdoor hiking boots
New Balance is manifesting itself as more than a shoe company. Thanks to a growing list of collaborations the company is branding itself as a lifestyle manufacturer. Part of its active lifestyle philosophy is the outdoors
This summer there is hardly any doubt what the sandal of choice will be for all those rugged outdoor types. This Nike ACG Sidewinder sandal comes in baroque brown and is made out of leather and suede.
Though The North Face has its origins in the outdoors, the brand has a strong presence in the city streets. And soon these streets can be walked upon wearing The North Face Chukka GTX shoes.