TITLE

Cutting Edge

AUTHOR(S)
Walzer, Emily
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
SGB;Apr2006, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features several men's outerwear for the fall 2006 season. The Asics Run Backpack is a super-light bag but can haul anything and everything a runner could possibly need. The Valhalla from Columbia Sportswear features high-technology stitching techniques, distinct modern-day details and a clean look. The Arc'Teryx Scorpion Jacket features a comfort mapping technology the uses targeted fabric zones to correspond to the needs of different parts of the body.
ACCESSION #
20547610

 

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