Wool Active Wear

Willard, Rod
June 2000
Climbing;06/15/2000, Issue 195, p142
Evaluates a selection of wool active-wear for rock climbers. Devold; Everwarm; IBEX; Ortovox; Ullfrotte; SmartWool.


Related Articles

  • Fleece warms up again. Lee, Georgia // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;9/14/1994, Vol. 168 Issue 53, p8 

    Reports on the resurgence in popularity of wool-made sport clothing for women. Growth at the manufacturing and retail levels; Back-to-school business; Fabric innovations; Impact of color on sales; Inventories; Consumer demand; Specific clothing lines for women.

  • Reaching for the heavens on Baffin. Deegan, Paul // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Jan2000, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p80 

    Focuses on the safety equipment required from mountain climbers in climbing vertical faces and scaling overhangs. Proper climbing clothes; Boots, helmets and gloves; Bolt kit; Portaledge.

  • Cashmere is King. Hochswender, Woody // Golf Magazine;Oct2008, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p37 

    The article focuses on the popularity of cashmere woolen wear among golfers. During the third round of the British Open, golfer Greg Norman wore a cream cashmere cable-knit pullover paired with a white polo shirt and black trousers. It is stated that while the trend has been toward...

  • Paige Denim Entering New Categories.  // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/18/2010, Vol. 199 Issue 105, p8 

    The article reports that the founder of Paige Premium Denim LLC, Paige Adams-Geller will launch a leather sportswear collection. Adam-Geller reports that the production of nondenim garment categories like ponte and twill have been growing in the company. Five different styles of lambskin jackets...

  • Tis the Season! Esterson, Emily // Equus;Nov2010, Issue 398, p52 

    The article discusses trends in horse riding apparel, safety gear and related items in the U.S. as of winter 2011. One of the latest trends is the use of wool in underwear such as the undergarments made of finely woven fabric offered by the company Rambler's Way. The companies that have...

  • Ski and She. Johnston, Lucy // WSA: Performance & Sports Materials;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p33 

    Describes the development of women's skiwear from 1890 to 1930. From the outset experienced skiers realized the importance of layering, and the layers comprised lightweight long underwear and stockings made of cotton or silk, a sweater or waistcoat, at least two pairs of woollen socks and...

  • High gear.  // Women's Sports & Fitness (10996079);Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 3 Issue 7, p126 

    Features several sports clothes and equipment for mountain climbing. Backpack by L.L. Bean; Merrell Convertible show; Patagonia quick-drying shorts and tank; FreeStyle watch; Sony sports compact disc Walkman.

  • A peak performer. Dragomir, Marius // Prague Business Journal;1/28/2002, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p1 

    Profiles a company known as Hannah that manufactures sportswear and mountaineering equipments. Founders of the company; Emergence of the company in the export market; Expansion of the production line by the company; Channels through which the company sales its products.

  • Get fleeced!  // Self;Oct95, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p118 

    Presents woolen goods in the United States. Tips on how to choose fleece; Prices.


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics