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While active clothing such as a tech top and hiking pants have come a long way, it’s nice to have some casual clothes that keep you looking outdoorsy and sporty even when your not conquering the world. We look for the hottest trends in the outdoor industry whether it’s a new style of flannel, a great fitting pair of jeans, or a flattering top that turns heads.

Spy Optic Frazier Review

Spy Optic Happy Lens Frazier

Want to be happier? Spy Optic recently released their Happy Lens lineup. They come in all different frames and lens colors. This review will focus on the Spy Optic Frazier Frame with Bronze Polar with Green Spectra Lens. These lightweight sunglasses are an excellent companion for sunny and snowy days as they are very comfortable and look great. Preface I think ...

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Aventura Cassie Dress Review

Cassie Dress

Dress it up or dress it down, Aventura’s Cassie Dress is ready for your winter holiday season. The Cassie Dress is an unconventional sweater dress in that it is thankfully not one boring color, like most sweater dresses I own. Rather, the Cassie Dress features a solid color that starts out light up top and fades into a darker color ...

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Ibex Wool Aire Sweater Review


First thoughts on the Ibex Wool Aire Sweater Is it a sweater or is it a jacket? The Ibex Wool Aire Sweater, as it is aptly named, is a jacket.  Confused yet?  Not to worry! I’ll clear it up as this is truly a multi-functional jacket AND sweater.  With its lightweight and insulating qualities, it can function admirably as both.  In addition, this mid-layer ...

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Skida Alpine Hat & Neckwarmer Review

Skida Alpine Hat Carpe Diem

The ladies from Skida in Burlington, Vermont create some seriously stylish performance products. Their ski-inspired designs feature fresh patterns that look great while still being highly functional for the athletic or outdoorsy type. I was introduced to Skida several years ago when I received a headband in one of my regular care packages from VT. The piece quickly worked it’s ...

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Craghoppers Bowshaw Jacket Review

Craghoppers Bowshaw Jacket

Initial Thoughts on the CragHoppers Bowshaw Jacket CragHoppers is a company that started making jackets in England back in 1965. The Bowshaw Jacket arrived, and I felt ready to brave what you’d think of as a typical British day: Foggy, windy, with a bit o’ rain mixed in. It’s a classic and stylish overcoat. It’s those features that I happen ...

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Howler Brothers Harkers Flannel Review

Howler Brothers Harkers Flannel

With winter weather bearing down on most of the U.S., the warmth and utility of flannel is officially back in season. Even here in Southern California, we’ve faced some cold weather over the last few weeks. It’s been perfect for testing the Howler Brothers Harkers Flannel shirt I ordered in a Box Plaid – Station Blue style and color combo. ...

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