7 Best SILVINI Sport Jackets for Men and Women

With spring here and summer around the corner, those who enjoy sports find this to be the perfect time for their outdoor activities. Hardly any rain, mild winds and a sunny weather, it makes for the ideal season to exercise. Whether it is running, walking, hiking or swimming, you can do it all, the weather is on your side during this period.

While most of us think of the summer as a season spent at the seaside, swimming and just relaxing on the beach, a lot of other people do not find that idea as appealing. Many prefer hiking or long walks in nature and jogging. Others enjoy cycling and some even sailing. If you were to ask any of them, they would definitely tell you about the importance of a sports jacket.

But it is very warm outside and exercise means sweating, so who in their right mind would wear a sports jacket during this time? Well, you should wear one. It is important that you remain protected from drafts of wind and sports jackets are specifically designed to be lightweight and breathable, therefore there will not be any overheating because of it. And besides, summer definitely goes by too fast. At least you will have a good jacket for those autumn rains and winter winds to keep you warm and dry.

We are introducing SILVINI jackets today, which, we are certain, will meet and even exceed your expectations of a quality sports jacket. With a multitude of designs and colors, both men and women will be sure to find something that suits them best.

SILVINI Montagno – Women Sport Jacket

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Here we go with the first jacket on our list, the Montagno jacket for women. It is a softshell jacket, which can be used all year round, in any sort of outdoors sport you enjoy. The material is high quality, with waterproof lining and breathable design. There are reflective pieces on the jacket, to make sure that you will be seen at night or from distances, thus avoiding any problem while outside.

There are elastic cuffs at the end of the sleeves, providing insulation. The jacket has two zip pockets on the sides and closes with a zipper on the front, which is covered to keep it protected. There is only one color for this design, it comes in black and white, with red and green details.

SILVINI Montagno – Men Sport Jacket

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For men, the Montagno jacket comes with the same features as the women’s, but there are a few differences. The back of the jacket is made of porous material, so despite the “heavy” look of it, it is in fact very light and comfortable to wear, despite the activity and weather.

It has two side pockets and closes with a zipper on the front. Just like the one for ladies, it has no hood. There are also three color combinations to choose from: black and white, red and black and blue and black.

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How To Choose The Best Ski Jacket To Buy

Skiing is definitely the most preferred winter sport. It is fun, it is not too difficult to learn and once you’ve managed to get the techniques down, you get a great exercise. It can be practiced with friends, family or alone and despite the choice of companion, it’s a very enjoyable sport, and you also get to spend time in a beautiful landscape.

For those who are lucky and live in a country with high mountains, you can definitely enjoy skiing during spring and even summer, if you’re willing to go high enough, that is.

The main thing to consider and that is a necessary item, is the ski jacket. Skiing without a proper jacket will take all the enjoyment out of the sport and could also be really dangerous, due to the low temperatures.

There are many options out there, either online or in your city’s sport shops, and sometimes choosing the best ski jacket can be a tiring process, not to mention time consuming. Many of us do not have the luxury of time, therefore, we ask around, or refer to articles online, to learn more and understand the features of the ski jacket.

If you’re looking for a guide on how to choose one, what to look for and understand different features, then this is the article for you.

When buying a ski jacket, there are two main things that must be considered: what will the weather be like and in which area you are going skiing. The reason for these two questions is that it will narrow down the necessary features for the ski jacket you are looking to buy. So depending on the weather and area, you can make a smart choice that will keep you warm, dry and comfortable.

First of, we are going to make an introduction to the different types of ski jackets and also get into detail about each type. Then we’ll talk briefly about the jacket fit. Lastly we’re going to discuss the various features that a good ski jacket must have.

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Geographical Norway Hoodie Jackets: 7 Proposals for Men

Geographical Norway offers different types of jackets, as we have seen in previous articles, and today we are going to present you a nice collection of Hoodie jackets. With a very wide variety when it comes to design and color, you can be sure that there will most definitely be something for you in our selection. They are designed to be warm and very comfortable, all coming with an adjustable hood and in good quality material.

It is officially spring, which means that raining is at a minimum and the temperatures are a bit more forgiving, therefore making it the ideal season for hoodies. Since they are lightweight and practical, made mostly of cotton, the breathability and insulation are properly suited to the weather conditions, making them the preferred choice of outerwear during this season.

In this article we are going to present to you the hoodie jackets for men, in a multitude of designs, each with specific features and qualities. So rest assured, you will have all the information you will need, to choose the right hoodie, that will suit your daily activities and provide maximum comfort. Now that you know what to expect, let’s begin with our selection.

You might also like: 9 Geographical Norway Polo Shirts For The Summer

Geographical Norway Fighter – Men Hoodie Jacket

Geographical Norway Fighter - Men Hoodie Jacket

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The first hoodie comes in the color white and black, with several logos and details on the sleeves and on the front of the jacket. It is made of 80% Cotton and 20% Polyester, with elastic cuffs at the end of sleeves and two large pockets on the sides. It closes with a zipper on the front and there are adjusting cords on the hood.

The logos include the main one, which is a “Royal Sailing” writing on the chest, with the brand’s logo on the right side of the chest and to the left. The logo and brand’s name are also placed on each sleeve. There is a fine print on the right pocket with a very suitable phrase, in our opinion, “Explore the World”.

Geographical Norway Faero – Men Hoodie Jacket

Geographical Norway Faero - Men Hoodie Jacket

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The Faero hoodie comes in only one color: black. It is a tailored fit, which gives it an elegant flare. This is for those who prefer more of an army look, due to the logos placed on the front, back and sleeves. There is the American flag on the left sleeve, with the “Aerosquat Magnum” writings on the back.

On the front there’s the aerosquat logo, and the details of the brand and several writings, combined with images of fighting planes. There are elastic cuffs at the sleeves and it zips up on the front, with cords to adjust the hood and two side pockets. It is made of a combination of cotton (80%) and polyester (20%).

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7 Best GORE Running and Biking Jackets, Men and Women

Running is, without doubt, one of the most well known outdoor activities out there, and because it requires no extra equipment, it is also one of the most affordable exercises. Biking is another fun activity that can be suitable for a lot of people. In parks and even on the streets, you will see many people on their bikes carrying on with their day, so not only is it a healthy and environmental friendly activity, it is also quite practical.

With all that being said, the list we have compiled today, includes sports jackets, specifically running and biking jackets, for those of you who were thinking of getting into those sports seriously. These jackets are designed to be quite comfortable, really lightweight and they have special features on their design, to make movement easier, which makes them an ideal choice.

In this article we are going to introduce you to the GORE brand, which is a professional brand, specialized in running clothes, but not limited to just that, because as we mentioned before, their biking jackets are also really good.

The list will include several items, from both categories, for men as well as women, so you will be able to find one that appeals to your style and preference. Let’s begin with the running jackets and then carry on with bike jackets.

GORE Running Wear – Essential Windstopper Active Shell, Men Jacket

GORE Running Wear - Essential Windstopper Active Shell, Men Jacket

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The first one to make our list is a great jacket, with some very essential and practical features, which made it a must for the list. It’s a men’s jacket, long cut, made of 100% Polyester for the outer lining, and with Nylon and elastic material as an inner layer, which gives it elasticity and makes it quite comfortable.

It is waterproof, windproof and with reflective sleeves on the front and back, to keep you safe when running outside. It’s a shell jacket, with fleece padding, therefore making it a temperature adjustable jacket, in accordance with the weather. Under the arms, there are ventilation holes so you will definitely not overheat.

There’s a multitude of colors to select from, including: Brilliant blue, Red, Black, Fresh green and two different tones of orange. There are two side pockets and a high collar, with a covered zipper closure to the front and elastic cuffs on the sleeve to provide maximum insulation.

GORE Running Wear – Mythos 2.0 Windstopper Soft Shell, Men Jacket

GORE Running Wear - Mythos 2.0 Windstopper Soft Shell, Men Jacket

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The second men’s jacket is a soft shell one, with oversized reflective surface on both sleeves, and sides. It comes with two side pockets as well as a covered zipper, with also a high collar and finger space in the cuffs, so you will be at the top of your game under any circumstance and weather misfit.

The inner material is fleece, with ventilation surface, making this jacket very breathable and lightweight. It is hoodless, but windproof and waterproof nonetheless. There are eight colors available: Neon Yellow, Sulfur Yellow, Red, Black, Splash blue, Brilliant blue, Fresh green and Black with a combination of yellow.

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7 Geographical Norway Softshell Jackets for Sports and Outdoor Activities

If you have always been an athletic person, you know the importance of a good Softshell jacket. For those of you who have just recently gotten into sports, Softshell jackets are mostly used as an inner wear, under a heavier jacket, when the days are too cold. They can also be worn alone, when the weather is suitable or depending on the type and location of the sport you are practicing.

They are designed to be comfortable and light, so you will not feel as if you are wearing too heavily. Their design is such that it allows for the jacket to be breathable and to fit tightly to your upper body, so the movement will be comfortable and easy.

With an abundance of options to choose from and a wide variety of designs, it can definitely be confusing and even bothersome, when it comes to making the right choice. Some might choose based on the way the jacket looks, while others might look for a quality material.

For this article we have found several softshell jackets which are made of high quality material and also look good. Geographical Norway is the brand that has designed these jackets, offering choices for both men and women.

Geographical Norway Touch – Women Softshell Jacket

Geographical Norway Touch - Women Softshell Jacket

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The first one on our list, is a jacket for women. It is form – fitting and comes with an adjustable hood with drawstrings. It is made of 96% polyester and the remaining 4% is elastic material. The inner lining is also polyester, therefore making the jacket waterproof.

The front closes with a zipper and there are wrist cuffs, to completely insulate your body from the wind, rain and low temperatures. There are three pockets to the front, and one pocket on the left arm. It comes in two different color combinations: coral and green, white and purple.

Geographical Norway Trafalgar – Women Softshell Jacket (Platinium 4000)

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The Trafalgar model for women is designed to provide you with the utmost comfort and with its form-fitting design, it allows for free movement, without any restraints. It is made of polyester and elastic material, with an inner lining of fleece and polyester, so it’s much warmer than the previous jacket. The material is breathable, waterproof and fast drying, ideal for outdoor sports.

It comes with a removable hood, two side pockets, one chest pocket and a pocket on the sleeve, all with zippers. There are also two internal zip pockets with an opening for earphones. The cuffs can be adjusted with Velcro, as can be the hood and the waist, with the drawstrings. There are five colors to choose from: coral, black, grey, white and purple.

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9 Napapijri Jackets to Keep the Cold and Rain Away

Now that spring has almost arrived but winter is still here, clothing is definitely the most important thing to consider for those cold days. There’s a wide variety of designs, types and styles to choose from, but let’s all agree that one of the best things to wear are hoodies. They are warm, comfortable and you look dressed without having to go through the hassle of ironing shirts, or wearing clothes to match.

But, they are usually made of cotton, which provides no protection against rain. And you would need a large jacket to fit with the hoodie on.

What if there was a jacket that looks and feels like a hoodie?

The Napapijri company comes this winter with a wide selection of hoodie look-alike jackets that are designed to keep the cold and rain away, all the while making it as comfortable as possible to wear.

We’ve included two categories: “Rainforest” jackets, we believe it’s because it guarantees that rain stands no chance against them, and “Skidoo” for the snowy weather aficionados.

We’ve selected several jackets, to give you an idea of what we’re talking about and to even help you choose. Some of them are also suitable for the warmer seasons, for those who enjoy hiking or visiting rainy areas. Without further ado, here they are.

Napapijri Rainforest Slim – Men Jacket

Napapijri Rainforest Slim - Men Jacket

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Let’s begin with the Rainforest jackets. This one is ideal for men who prefer to dress lightly. It is made of high quality material with the outer part being 100% Polyamide and the inner made of cotton. Dry and warm!

It comes with an adjustable hood and a front zipper from chin to chest. There are also several colors to choose from: Black, Blue (Blue Marine, Energy, Blues), Grey (Volcano), Yellow (Dandelion) and Green (Lizard), so there is a wide variety.

Napapijri Rainforest Summer Thyme – Men Jacket

Napapijri Rainforest Summer Thyme - Men Jacket

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Jacket number two is also for men and it comes with only one color, but has an interesting combination of dark olive color on the outside with an orangey red on the inside. Polyamide and cotton combination, once again to ensure warmth and comfort, with a hint of rainproof qualities.

With long sleeves and an adjustable hood, it is ideal for winter but also suitable for summer, if the need arises.

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8 Best Canada Goose Parka Jackets for a Warm Winter

Winter, this year, took it a bit too seriously and some of us, soon realized that the typical jackets were not going to properly handle this season. Going shopping or spending hours online searching to find the best jacket, might not be everyone’s cup of tea. Some people don’t have the time and others dislike the whole process of shopping. But, there is a type of jacket out there that you can’t go wrong with. Parka jackets.

They were firstly used by the Inuit to withstand freezing temperatures and also protect them from snow and water. Typically, parkas come with a filling of feathers and a hood, which traditionally is lined with a layer of natural fur to protect the face and keep it warm.

Canada Goose has an entire collection of parka jackets, to suit every need and preference. There are light ones and a tad heavier jackets, a large array of designs and depending on what you might prefer, some do not come with fur lining on the hood.

Today in this article we’ve selected several, for both men and women, so it will be a bit easier to choose the right one for you and also give you a general idea on what a parka should be like, in order to provide warmth and also be of a high quality.

Canada Goose The Chateau – Men Parka

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The first parka is made of 85% Polyester and 15% Cotton combined with nylon as the inner lining. The filling is made of down goose feathers, which make this jacket warm, but not too heavy. There is an oversized hood with fur lining, so the face won’t feel the icy winds.

There are two side pockets and it comes with a combination of buttons and a zipper on the front. There are three colors to choose from: Graphite, Olive and Blue.

Canada Goose Constable – Men Parka

Canada Goose Constable - Men Parka

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The Constable jacket for men comes as a design created in cooperation with Police officers. It is made to be practical when it comes to easily accessing your items, look professional, while all the while making sure that you remain secure from ice and low temperatures.

It comes with a detachable hood, no fur lining, and a Velcro and zipper combination to make it easier for opening and closing the jacket. There are four pockets, two on the chest and two on the sides, each a decent size.

It is weatherproof, provided by the material of the jacket as well as additional features such as drawstrings on the side, to prevent damage from drafts. There is only one color for this jacket, Military green.

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9 Peuterey Jackets for a Casual Look, for Men & Women

Peuterey is an italian clothing company that strives to give their customers modern and functional designs, without the complexity of modern fashion. The company’s view on fashion is portrayed very clearly in their manifesto.

This excerpt from the manifesto makes a very good point on why clothing is a necessity to suit a person’s needs:

“The reality of everyday life is far more challenging than any fiction: it requires the supreme effort of being yourself. Clothing should follow suit, making the person come through, not the designs he or she is wearing. Thereafter we call for a new realism: one that puts fashion design at the service of customers, not the other way round.”

The company has different collections, but today in this article we’re focusing on their winter jackets, for this season. Rest assured, without eccentric patterns or “crazy” designs, these jackets are made for comfort, durability and functionality, so let’s begin with our selection.

We’re starting off with the ladies’ jackets.

Peuterey Metropolitan – Women Jacket

Peuterey Metropolitan - Women Jacket

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The Metropolitan jacket is made of high quality materials, containing 90% polyester, a lining of 100% polyamide and a filling of down and goose feathers to ensure warmth while at the same time not being a heavy jacket.

This is a long jacket, with a fitted cut design, which makes it very elegant to wear. There are stitched details on the front and back, with several buttons on the back of the sleeves.

It comes in only one color, but it’s a very appealing one and it combines with the black color of the fur trim on the collar. There are two side pockets and the jacket zips on the front.

Peuterey Water Mil – Women Jacket

Peuterey Water Mil - Women Jacket

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The Water Mil jacket is designed to fit a sportive, casual look. It is a knee-length design with a belt around the waist, to fit appropriately. It’s made of 100% polyamide material, which makes it rainproof and very durable.

There are two large pockets on both sides and the jacket zips on the front with an addition of buttons to top it off. As for the first one, there are stitching details on both sides of the jacket as well as on the sleeves, so that everything looks and folds appropriately.

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11 Arc’teryx Jackets for your Favorite Winter Sport, for Men & Women

What is the best part of winter? Most definitely not the cold. What, then? Well, winter sports, of course. Skiing, snowboarding, mountain climbing and a whole lot of other sports that can be enjoyed during this season.

But in such weather conditions, wearing appropriate clothes is a necessity and sometimes it’s not as easy as it may seem. You don’t want to be cold, but you don’t want to wear too many clothes, either. That’s why jackets were made. Not all jackets are suitable when you’re climbing up a mountain, though, so that’s why sport jackets were made.

Arc’teryx comes this season with different sports jackets to suit all sports and all needs, despite the weather conditions. From insulated jackets, to loose fitting ones, Arc’teryx has thought of everything to keep you warm while you wrestle with snow.

Arc’teryx Fortrez – Men Hoody Sport Jacket

Arcteryx Fortrez - Men Hoody Sport Jacket

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The first one on this list is the Fortrez jacket. It is designed to be as comfortable as possible and to allow maximum mobility. The main feature is the high air permeability which makes this jacket easy to dry and very breathable.

There’s a hood that can be fitted around the head, and with chin guards on the collar and also an integrated neck warmer, it ensures that you’ll be as warm as possible, despite the temperatures. The material is elastic and it is lightly insulated as well. It comes in four different colors: Grey, Oxblood, Mantis green and Nighthawk.

Arc’teryx – Men Mid Layer Jacket

Arcteryx - Men Mid Layer Jacket

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This Gore-Tex Pro jacket is ideal for any kind of sport that runs a risk of getting your clothes wet. It is made of waterproof material and warm inner lining. You can go trekking, skiing, snowboarding and enjoy yourself without worrying about the rain or snow.

It comes only in black, with an adjustable hood and two side pockets on the middle. It is articulated at the elbows, so mobility will not be a problem.

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8 Beautiful Tommy Hilfiger Winter Jackets for Men and Women

Up until mid-December last year, some of us were still dressed lightly and the memory of icy winds was far from our minds. Well winter is here now, for everybody, and it’s a cold one.

You may ask: “What’s the most important thing to do when the cold hits you right to the core?” Of course, wear as warmly as you can, without looking like a stuffed potato, and then get your jacket on and go out.

So you spend too long trying to find clothes that will keep you warm and also look good. You’re already late and you rush to the door. Hey, the jacket! Right, so you’re putting the jacket on but now you’re stuck in a T–shape, because you wore too many clothes underneath.

And the worst is, you’re still cold. That’s where it hits you, it’s the jacket’s fault! It just isn’t warm enough, which justifies the six or so shirts you’re wearing under your pullover.

But why go through all that, when there are jackets out there that will keep you warm and allow you to dress as lightly as you’d like? “How?”, you may wonder. Well, Tommy Hilfiger has you covered, literally.

Today we’ve chosen 8 Tommy Hilfiger jackets for men and women, the ones that we think are some of the best options for this winter season 2015 / 2016. We’re starting with the men’s jackets:

Tommy Hilfiger Darren – Men Winter Jacket / Parka

Tommy Hilfiger Darren - Men Winter Jacket Parka

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Let’s start off with a really warm one but that will also keep you looking stylish. This jacket for men is made of 100% polyester and packed tightly with goose feathers so not only does it keep the warmth on the body, it is also very light and comfortable to wear.

The hood comes with front pushbuttons for the windy days and if you’re on the edge about the faux fur trim, it’s removable. There are two large pockets with flaps on the front and three colors to choose from: Flag Black, Navy Blue and Boston Khaki.

Hilfiger Denim Dixon Hd Bomber – Men Blouson Jacket

Hilfiger Denim Dixon Hd Bomber - Men Blouson Jacket

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For those who prefer a shorter jacket, here you go, another great looking jacket, for those casual days. This one is made of 60% cotton and 40% Polyamide (nylon), so it’s warm, soft and very resistant to weather conditions. This allows for frequent use, without stretch or damage to the fabric.

The hood on this one is also removable and so is the faux fur. With two pockets on each side and a “Greener Pastures” color, there’s no fault in this one.

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