The new Ventrix insulated jackets from The North Face officially drop today. To help release…
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Last week marked the end of summer, with the days getting noticeably shorter and the nights dropping towards freezing temps. All of this means puffy season is officially here. While no one denies the merits of a good insulated jacket, everyone continues to argue the benefits of down versus synthetic. Columbia asks the question—why not have both?
By Terry Doyle
For those of you not yet familiar with Finisterre, they are an UK based outdoor apparel company who pride themselves on fabric innovation as well as environmentally friendly and ethical practices. Finisterre was the first company in the world to make a fully recyclable waterproof jacket. I was sent one of the company's best sellers to test, the Etobicoke insulated jacket, and found it makes a great outerwear piece for the shoulder season.