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Softest Base Layer On The Market

Published on April 5, 2018 By kelly simmons

There’s a secret ingredient to making merino wool extra, extra soft. It’s bamboo. At first, I didn’t quite believe it either. Bamboo is a tree, and a material that makes sense in wood cores of skis. As it turns out, and as I can attest, Bamboo’s rayon fibers also work wonders for merino wool. Le […]

Picture’s Stretchy, Breathable Iceland Proknit Shell

Published on March 29, 2018 By kelly simmons

  These days, there are lots of very good $500 technical waterproof-breathable shells. In fact, they’re all so good it can be hard to find one that truly stands out. That’s not the case, however, with the new $500 Picture Organic Iceland Proknit Jacket that I’ve been testing for the past couple weeks. First, as we […]