At this time of winter, you can find it challenging to muster up any motivation to get outdoors for fresh air and movement. We know it’s good for our mental and physical health, but it’s so cold! Here are some ways you can get out there without freezing!
The grown-up, fashionable “snowsuit”
This sleek stylish insulated jumpsuit will keep you warm at the playground or school drop-off, walking the dog, tobogganing or on winter hikes. Great for fall, winter and spring, the COZE can even be worn under your favourite unlined wool coat. Wear it with sneakers or boots, the COZE needs only minimal layers like leggings and a t-shirt and will still keep you warm. It’s water-resistant and windproof 100% Nylon Taffeta, has Thinsulate Insulation, and offers a storm hood with a neck warmer
The light layering pieces that don’t restrict movement
Here are some Toronto-based Canadian companies known for their sustainable, high-quality, animal-free outerwear made in Canada.
Creemore Vest is an ultra-soft fleece vest made from plastic bottles. A slim fit makes it perfect for layering under a jacket.
Greta Airweight (light parka) is made from 100% biodegradable polyester Travel, road trip, or just a day hike out of the city? This jacket is your go-to. Lightweight and packable enough to always keep with you Front zipper pockets for quick access to your phone, lip balm and smaller accessories.
Winter-proof running shoes
Saucony announced the launch of the all-new Peregrine 12, the latest version of their award-winning trail franchise. They offer soft, springy PWRRUN cushioning for comfort on the trail, an extra layer of comfort with a new sock liner made with PWRRUN+ cushioning and the new protective rock plate offers a smooth, more flexible ride and sheds moisture more easily
These lined dog walking gloves by Canada Pooch. Never fuss with poop bags and frozen fingers again. Lined with a snug fit for extra warmth, easy-grip texture to pull apart waste bags, never take your gloves off during your walk, touch-screen capability, reflective detailing, water-resistant material, anti-bacterial material.
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