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Casio Expands PRO TREK Outdoor Line With Two New Solar Powered Watches at werd.com

Casio Expands PRO TREK Outdoor Line With Two New Solar Powered Watches

Posted in Watches and Wear

Casio is adding two new watches to its rugged and versatile PRO TREK outdoor line with the PRG650Y-1 and PRG650YBE-3. Both timepieces feature Tough Solar Power for continuous charging and Casio’s Triple Sensor Version 3 Technology, which is altimeter/barometer, digital compass and thermometer functions as well as being water resistant up to 100 meters with a stopwatch, five daily alarms, world time, countdown timer, and more.

We Found Your Fall Field Coat at werd.com

We Found Your Fall Field Coat

Posted in Cold Weather and Light Jacket and Wear

The Quilted Patrol jacket from Relwen is a modern take on a classic field coat that’s perfect for fall. Quilted insulation, weather-resistant outer shell & dual zip & snap closure will keep out the cold and look good doing it. Available in navy or burnt orange.

Jago Jackets Revive The Fabric That Conquered Everest at werd.com

Jago Jackets Revive The Fabric That Conquered Everest

Posted in Cold Weather and Light Jacket and Wear

Handmade in England, Jago jackets are constructed of a classic weather-resistant fabric called Ventile, a weatherized cotton canvas used back in the day by Everest pioneers and WWII Spitfire Pilots. Everything else about these all-weather jackets is thoroughly modern: they are windproof, breathable & water-resistant, featuring contemporary fit, reinforced forearms, durable threads & heavy grade YKK zips, welted pockets, & underarm stretch paneling.

Suunto’s Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro is a Cool Winter Sports Watch at werd.com

Suunto’s Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro is a Cool Winter Sports Watch

Posted in Watches and Wear

Suunto is stepping up their Spartan range with the introduction of the premium Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro. It’s a GPS multisport watch that features wrist heart rate measurement and an air pressure sensor for precise altitude readings. In October, the entire Spartan collection will get a software update that introduces sleep tracking, route navigation improvements, and sunrise/sunset times, plus alpine and ski features.

Topo Designs Introduces Tough, Proper Fitting Work Pants at werd.com

Topo Designs Introduces Tough, Proper Fitting Work Pants

Posted in Pants and Wear

Colorado-based Topo Designs continues to build out their apparel offerings. The latest: work pants constructed with American-made 12-ounce duck canvas and double paneling on the front for long wearing durability. Triple stitched seams, too. And unlike those dad-fit Carhartt’s, these hardworking trousers are slim and streamlined.

The Sixer Jacket from 686 is also a Cooler at werd.com

The Sixer Jacket from 686 is also a Cooler

Posted in Light Jacket and Wear

SoCal-based 686 Outerwear knows what the weekend warriors want in their outerwear. In the case of the Sixer Jacket, it’s a collaboration with Pabst Blue Ribbon to create a winter-worthy parka that keeps you warm & dry while doubling as a cooler. Literally. The interior lining of the jacket has 4 built-in tall can pockets so you can load up on sport sodas before you load the chairlift. Other features include handwarmer gussets with silicone palm grips, a bottle opener keychain, & insulated cooler front pockets. Helmet not included.

Crush Your Fall Workouts in The North Face Ventrix Jacket at werd.com

Crush Your Fall Workouts in The North Face Ventrix Jacket

Posted in Light Jacket and Wear

For fall and winter activities, the new Ventrix jacket from The North Face is designed to work when you do and regulate your temperature to keep you comfortable in wet and cold conditions. The key to this performance is Ventrix technology, which releases excess body heat through dynamic ventilation—micro vents that open and close with motion. Available for men and women, with our without a hood.

Danner 917 Series Boots Are Made For Urban Explorations at werd.com

Danner 917 Series Boots Are Made For Urban Explorations

Posted in Boots and Wear

With the creation of the 917 Series boots, Danner is stepping out of the 1800s and squarely into the modern era. Designed to transition seamlessly from city streets to the path less traveled, these two new boots: the Vertigo 917 and the Feather Light 917 both feature waterproof leather uppers with a Gore-Tex lining, rugged Vibram outsole, and Danner’s signature stitch-down construction.

Bell & Ross Bellytanker Watches Draw Inspiration from a Retro Racecar at werd.com

Bell & Ross Bellytanker Watches Draw Inspiration from a Retro Racecar

Posted in Watches and Wear

For the creation of their new Bellytanker series of watches, Bell & Ross took its inspiration from the handbuilt Bellytanker racecars of the 40s and 50s. Sleek and missile-like, these cars broke land speed records on the Bonneville Salt Flats. Translating that speed and engineering into a watch results in the subtle and elegant BR V1-92 automatic and the BR V2-94 chronograph, both featuring satin-finish stainless and copper-colored dials.

Oktoberfest is Coming, Get Your Beer-Spill Proof Adidas Kicks at werd.com

Oktoberfest is Coming, Get Your Beer-Spill Proof Adidas Kicks

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

Oktoberfest is just around the corner and for this annual celebration of inebriation, Adidas Originals has created a special shoe. The Pröst is a limited edition, version of the Munchen which is DBPR-coated to be beer-spill proof in Lederhosen-colored suede. It also features Oktoberfesty details like a red & white micro-checked liner inspired by German beer hall tablecloths.

Patagonia’s Micro Puff Hoody is Featherweight Without the Feathers at werd.com

Patagonia’s Micro Puff Hoody is Featherweight Without the Feathers

Posted in Light Jacket and Wear

Patagonia calls the new Micro Puff Hoody the “lightest, most-packable insulated jacket the company has ever created.” It features a unique synthetic insulation called PlumaFill, designed to replicate the fluff and insulation of down. It’s constructed with lightweight Pertex Quantum GL nylon ripstop and features a moisture-resistant DWR coating. The design is also packable and weighs just 9.3 ounces.

Slide Into The Nike x NBA Team Uniform Collection at werd.com

Slide Into The Nike x NBA Team Uniform Collection

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

Nike and the NBA have teamed up yet again. This time to create the “Team Uniform” collection of slide sandals. Based on the Benassi SolarSoft Slide 2, the collection will features colors, logos, and branding from all the teams in the league. No official release notes just yet.

Breitling Introduces a New Analog Movement in its Chronospace Evo B60 at werd.com

Breitling Introduces a New Analog Movement in its Chronospace Evo B60

Posted in Watches and Wear

The Swiss-made Chronospace Evo B60 features a 100% new Breitling ‘engine,’ the first analog-display quartz movement developed by and for the Breitling brand. Made of Titanium, it’s a sturdy, lightweight 43mm instrument with a black dial that features two central chronograph hands as well as a 24-hour counter at 9:30, 60-minute counter, 1/10th second dial, and date aperture.

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Treks Into Outerwear Territory at werd.com

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Treks Into Outerwear Territory

Posted in Light Jacket and Wear

Maine-based Hyperlite Mountain Gear, maker of ultralight outdoor equipment, has just launched its first-ever piece of outerwear: The Shell.  It’s a super lightweight technical jacket made of waterproof Dyneema Composite Fabric, keeping its weight to a mere 6-ounces. Adventure-friendly features include a built-in packable stuff sack, helmet compatible hood, waterproof zipper, and adjustable velcro cuffs.