Vans’ exclusive Vault division teamed up with high performance Swiss textile house Schoeller to create a limited line of weatherproof, off the wall classics. Constructed with Shoeller’s waterproof, windproof, breathable, and ecologically sound WB-400 All-In-One Soft-Shell Fabric, Vans is offering several shoes: the OG Authentic LX, Authentic ’66 Lite LX, & Mid Skool Lite LX.
Performance apparel maker Vollebak found a strategy for concealing just how grubby and gross you get when you’re working out and going hard. Their Blood Salt & Dirt Camo t-shirts are designed using mimicry and high contrast patterns to disguise cuts and bloodstains, sweat, salt and dirt. Which conveniently also makes washing optional.
The legendary Tag Heuer Autavia dive watch, a 60s-era icon beloved by collectors now makes its comeback. The neo-retro 2017 design features a larger 42mm case, 12-hour graduated bezel and a new Heuer-02 self-winding calibre chrono movement. The power reserve is 80 hours, a date window is positioned at 6 o’clock, & it’s water resistant to 100-meters.
In 1957, Omega released three timepieces that all went on to become classics: The Seamaster 300, the Railmaster and the Speedmaster. In 2017, Omega pays tribute to these three Swiss-Made mechanical masterpieces by releasing a special 60th Anniversary edition of each model. Each watch is limited to 3,557 pieces.
Combining legendary Danner quality & craftsmanship with modern materials, the Gritstone work boot is overbuilt for years of trusted service on the jobsite. It’s made of triple-stitched, waterproof full-grain leather with a new insole board replacing the standard steel shank, this boot is lighter and more comfortable without sacrificing durability or protection.
With the sharp looks of a classic Mont Blanc analog, the Summit smart watch delivers modern tech function without the Inspector Gadget vibe. It’s powered by Android Wear, with Bluetooth & wi-fi connectivity & features a bright, AMOLED display plus an easy interface for notifications & email, a heart rate monitor, and much more. Compatible with phones running Android 4.3 or higher and iOS9 or higher.
With design styling that’s an obvious nod to its 1960s-era chronographs, Hamilton created the Hamilton Intra-Matic 68 to blend modern function with classic good looks. The 42mm automatic is powered by a caliber H-31 Swiss made movement that boasts a 60-hour power reserve. It features a white dial with black sub-dials and a date display window positioned at 6 o’clock.
Canadian boot-maker Viberg has been crafting quality boots for over 80 years and their new chukka-height Bernhard Boot highlights that heritage with premium materials and timeless style. They’re made of calf suede with Goodyear welt construction and feature brass eyelets, a Kip lining and a crepe sole.
When it comes to waterproof breathability, nothing compares to Gore-Tex. And that’s what gives the Apex Flex GTX hooded softshell from The North Face its super-powers. A soft knit face interior makes it cozy on the inside, while the Gore-Tex membrane dissipates body heat & moisture while keeping the wet weather out.
The latest wearable from Swiss luxury watchmaker Tag Heuer is the Connected Modular 45, an Android Wear-powered smartwatch built into an interchangeable case. That way, when the smart technology becomes outdated, you can simply swap it out for the newest version or a regular non-smart Heuer timepiece, thereby extending the life of your watch. The Connected Modular 45 is available in a wide array of styles & material options from titanium to black ceramic to 18K Rose gold and more. Over 500 styling combinations to choose from.