Gear-Zone Guide to Skiwear
Posted by Nicki | January 20, 2012
With the skiing season in full swing, here at Gear-Zone we’ve got a terrific selection of skiwear for men, women and children.
Combining practicality, performance and - sometimes most importantly - style, you’ll find the very best from Killy, Eider, Spyder and Dare 2b, with a range of jackets, trousers and salopettes to suit all tastes and budgets.
From the top-of-the-range and super-insulated Killy James Plain Jacket for men, to the more pocket-friendly but functional Dare 2b Women's Turnout Trousers, there’s something for everyone, whether you’re a veteran of the ski slopes or a raw beginner.
Suitable for all snowsports, and with many pieces featuring snap-in systems at the waist to make complete all-in-one snow suits, our choice of the very latest ski clothing will help you keep warm and stay dry in the toughest of mountain conditions.
Practicality With Panache
Fashionable French skiwear specialists Eider have been combining practicality with panache for nearly half a century. Their high-performance, technical clothing satisfies those hitting the slopes in search of some serious skiing, while at the same time providing for style-seekers more anxious to look the part.
Check out their Jackson Hole, Garmisch and Lilehammer jackets for men, and the Solden, Aspen and Telluride Print for the ladies.
Killy too are a French company famed for luxurious skiwear, epitomising style, comfort and performance in a timeless blend of French chic, elegance and sophistication.
Take a look at their men’s Winnecke and Austin jackets and Figaro III ski pant, and the Grace and Hope III jackets and Emerald II ski pant for women.
Pushing Yourself to the Limit
Spyder pride themselves on making clothing for those who push themselves to the limit and perform best outside their comfort zone.The largest ski-speciality brand in the world, they have achieved legendary status in helping athletes beat their personal best and fulfil their potential, and as official suppliers to the American and Canadian ski teams they know the ski industry inside out.
Their men’s Bromont, Leader and Rival jackets, and Buckhorn T-Neck and Corporate sweaters will make you stand out on the slopes, while the Amp and Diamond jackets, Shimmer Bug Fleece and Rhinestone Bug Beanie are the jewels in their crown for the ladies.
Dare 2b are aimed at those out to have fun on the mountain.
From Amateurs to Experts
Combining high-quality performance skiwear with dynamic looks and competitive prices, Dare 2b cater for everyone, from accomplished experts to style-conscious amateurs.
Their skiwear range includes the Saunter and Shoutburst jackets for boys and the girls’ Bandwagon and Ice Drop, with their Turnabout Trousers completing the picture for junior skiers.
For the adults, there’s the Outfield and Shrieker jackets for the men, and the Bounce Back and Altair for women, while their Turnout Trousers are designed for both sexes.