Ski bibs have been growing in popularity on the slopes. Sometimes called “winter overalls” or “snow-veralls” (or are they…?) bibs look super stylish, and they also do an admirable job of preventing the dreaded “snow down the back”. Ski bibs, like any other ski outerwear, benefit from regular cleaning and
Over time, rain jackets can lose their water-repellency. Waterproofing doesn’t last forever. Whether from playing in the rain or a muddy dog wanting snuggles, a dirty jacket will stop repelling water. Luckily, it’s easy to clean and re-waterproof your rain jacket so you can stay dry. The trick is to
Anyone who spends time sleeping, skiing, hiking, or otherwise adventuring outside understands that a down coat (or bag, or booties, or gloves, or, yes, even hats) can mean the difference between basic survival and enjoyment. Down offers an unbeatable warmth to weight ratio. It’s perhaps the best insulator out there.
Fleece jackets are a favorite once the temperatures start dropping. They’re versatile, cozy, and stylish! But how do you properly wash these fuzzy layers? It’s quite easy to clean fleece, and if you use proper care, you can help you and your child’s fleece item stay clean and toasty. Read
Over time, ski jackets can lose their water-repellency. Waterproofing doesn’t last forever. Whether from rolling around in the snow or spilled drinks a dirty jacket will stop repelling water. Luckily, it’s easy to clean and re-waterproof your kiddo’s ski jacket. The trick is to clean the jacket first. Most times,
Hiking boots and shoes are meant to get dirty. A squeaky clean boot is a sign that your adventures are obviously not epic enough. However, in order to prolong their life, it is important to clean your hiking boots when they get dirty. Dirt and caked-on mud can prematurely dry
In the world of waterproof breathable outerwear, two main contenders vie for our attention: hardshells and softshells. But which one is the best for your outdoor pursuits? It comes down to a few key things: WATERPROOFNESS: If your outdoor activities have you experiencing a decent amount of precipitation, then a
Have you ever wished your gear was just a little bit lighter? Well now you no longer have to saw off your toothbrush handle or worry if all the cams dangling from your rack will once again prevent you from sending your project. “We are so pleased to share our
Over time, ski jackets can lose their water-repellency. Waterproofing doesn’t last forever. Whether from rubbing against a dirty car while straining to reach the ski rack, or spilled apres-drinks, a dirty jacket will stop repelling water. Luckily, it’s easy to clean and re-waterproof your ski jacket so you can get
The global population is being encouraged to wear non-medical masks while in public, to reduce Covid-19 transmission. People are making their own masks – but some of them may increase the risk of infection, due to their lack of water repellency, and improper cleaning. What types of masks are there?