Every Supergirl and Wonder Woman – and even those without special powers – need durable gear to get through this thing called life. Style and function are a necessity whether it’s your sister hitting the hiking trails or your bestie adventuring with her kiddos. So, we teamed up with the CORDURA® brand to help hand-pick some seriously dependable products for the women in your life who Live Durable™ – the active goddesses who are always on-the-go, doing more in one day than others do in a month. Celebrate her and all her durable adventures this holiday by gifting her – or yourself – with some gear that’s built to last adventure after adventure.
Know a girl who loves a good high-intensity workout? Consider The Reebok CrossFit Compression Legging for her. The compression in these leggings helps provide much needed muscle support and thanks to CORDURA® fabric woven shin panels that offer durable abrasion protection, she can focus all her attention on crushing her bear crawls, burpees, box jumps and handstand pushups without worrying about her gear.
Outdoor Research Women’s Nantina Jeans™ are packed with flattering, durable and technical features. Made with CORDURA® Denim fabric, these jeans are as tough as the women who wear them – ready to be the go-to pair through thick and thin, rain or shine, day in and day out. Not only are these Nantina Jeans™ designed to help her outlast her most challenging days, but their modern styling will make them a staple in her daily wardrobe too.
A quality jacket is essential in the cold winter months. And this expedition tested Pali Basecamp Hooded Down Jacket from BLACKYAK has everything a girl could need to stay durable in freezing temperatures. The front panel and hood are made from super lightweight, water repellent, CORDURA® Ripstop fabric for enhanced durability, that’s filled with 750 cuin traceable goose down designed to trap in body heat. Finished with long-lasting CORDURA® 4EVER™ fleece back and arms, this is a hoodie that will help keep her comfy-cozy, warm and dry in all that slush and snow.
Treetops glisten and children listen … to hear bicycle bells! Swift Industries is a bicycle bag company in Seattle, WA co-founded by female entrepreneur Martina Brimmer and driven by a pure love for bikes. It makes all its product in-house, and every product is adventure-tested, and urban approved. So whether she’s commuting to work or adventuring to the park, the Cascade Paloma Handlebar Bag holds and protects everything she needs. The bag is constructed with seriously dependable materials – like CORDURA® fabrics – for long-lasting durability and style. She can stow rain gear, shoes, tools or snacks in this sturdy and light handlebar bag.
So tiny, it shrinks down to the size of an egg. That’s how the people at Sea to Summit describe their Ultra-Sil® Day Pack. Weighing around 72 grams but expanding to an amazing 20 liter capacity, the pack shoulders a 10 pound load easily and comfortably. Made with CORDURA® Ultralite fabric technology, the material in this pack has an excellent strength-to-weight ratio. And with silicone coating, it’s designed to be waterproof too.
With the Salewa Pedroc Winter Tight on, nothing can stop her from Living Durable™. The leggings are all sorts of stretchy, helping to keep her free to live an action-packed life. Not to mention, the CORDURA® 4EVER™ Knit brushed fabric is super soft and cozy … like a durable blanket for her legs. This tight can be worn alone or under ski pants for an added layer of warmth.
Unpredictable weather has nothing on this reversible Carhartt® vest. This wardrobe must-have gives her the best of both worlds, with a tough CORDURA® fabric shell on one side to repel rain and soft, plush fleece on the other. With one flip of a vest … voila! She’s got a whole new look.
This North Face Surge Daypack was designed specifically to fit women comfortably. Know a lady who’s a world traveller? This pack is built with a laptop sleeve that lies flat so she spends less time in airport security and more time doing what she loves. And for the girl who’s always plugged in, the pack offers an organizer panel with pockets for cords, headphones and chargers. Made with CORDURA® Ripstop fabric, this bag has got her back. Just like her, when the going gets tough, this bag keeps going.
For more than 50 years, the CORDURA® brand has been recognized worldwide as a fabric of choice for manufacturers of high performance gear and apparel. With its well-established reputation for toughness and durability, CORDURA® fabrics continue to meet the ever increasing challenges for both consumers and military troops. For more on the latest durable gear and apparel, follow CORDURA® brand on Facebook and Instagram.