If you're looking for a weather resistant boot with loads of style, then look no further. New Balance and Burton have just released the New Balance X Burton 710 Vazee ($150). The 710 boot is based on Burton's LTD snowboard boot and is meant for everyday wear. Features include reflective details, an upper with honeycomb mesh and suede foxing, a Revite midsole on a grippy Vazee outsole for the best traction. You also get specked rope laces, anodized d-rings, and rubberized tongue to protect your socks from moisture. If you're looking a warm boot, that's easy to move around in you have to check out the 710. You can pick these bad boys up at Kith's, and if they're running low on stock, you can also get them directly from Burton.
Knives from the Tanto Punch Knife by DG Blade Co. ($230+) take their inspiration from Japanese swords. Knife maker Dylan Grace has designed a new high standard from which all other knives will now be measured. Made from quarter inch steel his knives have a very high carbon percentage so will always maintain its edge. The high-quality metal is matched with the knives quality wooden handle; the wood is sourced from various locations including the decks of sailing ships and features a rustic and industrial look to it. You can purchase these knives directly from Dylan Grace, and they’re available in a range of styles and prices.
If you take your winter sports seriously, then you need a serious jacket. The Vollebak Condition Black Jacket ($1118) is battle armor for snow sports. It's made to help you push the limits in the mountains, whether your backcountry snowboarding or downhill mountain biking. Condition Black is made from 19 panels ofCondition Black is made from 19 panels of ceraspace. This fabric is formed from 3D ceramic particles set in a flexible skin. The only material harder than ceraspace is diamonds. It can withstand repeated high-speed falls up to 75mph. Each of the panels are situated at predicted impact points to limit chances of rips exposing you to the elements.In addition to ceraspace, Condition Black has a softshell with a NanoSphere coating. It combines a tough nylon face with thick fleece on the inside. The nano finish gives the softshell a textile surface like a microscopic mountain range. Water just runs off of it and dirt doesn't stick. These features are just the tip of the iceberg. Check out Vollebak's website for additional details.
If you think even a bow and arrow give you an unfair advantage, then you might want to check out the Kniper Multi-Tool Throwing Knife ($75). Not only is it weighted perfectly, making accurate throws a breeze, but it has everything you need for those weekend camping trips. The Kniper is milled from a single piece of 420 high-carbon stainless steel, and features twenty-two tools, including: a combination hex hole, inclinometer, sundial, latitudinal finder, tobacco pipe, saw, rangefinder, nail remover, wire stripper, ruler, wire breaker, closed wrench, blade, bottle and can opener, pry bar, flathead and philips head screwdrivers, and a fork. Whew. That's a lot of stuff on a 13 inch knife.
Kick your dental hygiene to another level with the Boie USA Toothbrush ($12). The Boie blurs the line between beauty and function. It boasts a number of features that ensure the cleanest brush every time. The head features bristles made of a rubber-like material which is gentle on both your enamel and gums. Additionally, the bristles are embedded with silver which works to kill bacteria. The head itself is interchangeable which will extend the life of your brush up to two times longer than an ordinary brush. Each Boie is completely BPA and Phthalate-free. Simple in design but exceptional in performance.