In the ever-shifting power ranking of brands, one name has been shooting up the charts over the past year, and it’s just about hitting the peak. Arc'teryx has surfed the roaring wave of gorpcore and techwear, picking up a range of celebrity endorsements and high-end collaborations along the way. All in all, it’s been a wildly successful year for the brand, and we haven’t even reached its specialty yet: winter.
As the temperature drops and the rain starts to build, all of those wearing Arc'teryx clothing get ready to snap pictures of the beaded water droplets skating over the GORE-TEX build of their Beta AR Jacket. That’s just it: high-end outerwear and gear can make even the worst weather exciting.
Seeing as the label just hit the pages of HHV, we thought it was high time to round up 10 pieces of Arc'teryx clothing that we swear by over winter. From technical fleece to the brand’s famous GORE-TEX jackets, these pieces promise to make this a winter to remember. Why? Because 2021 will be the year you started hoping for bad weather.
Shop the best Arc'teryx clothing for winter below.
Beta AR Jacket
One of the big attractions to Arc'teryx's outerwear is the color palette which ranges from neutral earth tones to bold hues like this vivid orange.
Beta LT Jacket
If the orange is too bold, keep things super-sleek with this all-black iteration of the fan-favorite Beta LT Jacket.
Most caps fall out of favor when the sun disappears but the Arc'teryx 5-Panel Label Cap is staying firmly on our heads all year round. It's waterproof and works in perfect tandem with the hood of your new Arc'teryx jacket.
Layering your winter fits is key to beating the weather and a sleeveless vest makes layering an easy game.
Zeta SL Pant
It's difficult to describe the joy of walking out into the pouring rain and being bone dry from head to toe. Test it for yourself with the Zeta SL Pants.
Blade 28 Backpack
While the Blade 28 Backpack comes with all the usual technical trimmings, we're just taken by how naturally it works with fits of all styles.
Covert LT Pullover
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While Arc'teryx is, by all means, a future-facing company, it also recognizes the value of learning from the past. The Fisherman Beanie is a surprisingly traditional departure from the usual tech, but it does the job with a lightweight merino wool blend build.
Cardigan by name, but much more than your average cardigan, the Covert Cardigan forgoes wool for a breathable, quick-drying Alpenex II™ Heathered fleece.
When you're investing in outerwear, you want to buy something that will last for years. We're sure that even in 2050, the Therme Parka will look at home on a spacecraft.
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