Buying Guide

Fabric Science: Hardshell vs. Softshell

One of the largest distinctions in outerwear technology is the Hardshell vs. Softshell debate. Both fabrics have their pros and cons, but both also have their specific uses and knowing and understanding them can vastly improve your experiences in the outdoors. The down and dirty difference comes down to waterproofing and breathability. Let’s dig a […] Read more…

Fabric Science: Wool vs. Synthetic

One of the most common questions we come across boils down to fabric, how it works and why it’s important to know the difference. To cover the basics, clothing differs in three ways, performance, fit, and function. Function comes from features on the item like pockets, hoods, zippers, RECCO chips, pass holders, powder skirts, so […] Read more…