Even with a capital-F Fashion collab in the works, Arc'teryx is still very much utility over fashion. You wouldn't be wrong to say that form follows function, though, because the Canadian outdoor label's clothing famously marries real-deal tech to some good looking outerwear.

Arc'teryx's New York flagship — its sixth in the city — keeps this mentality alive, even though the experience is still more about practicality to aesthetics.

The second space in New York's Soho neighborhood, Arc'teryx's largest downtown location at 547 Broadway stocks a spread of hardy garments, shoes, and accessories as comprehensive as any of Arc's other outposts.

The most exciting element of the store isn't its exposed brick walls and wood floors — though they're pretty handsome. Instead, in the rear, a full Rebird center offers customers both refurbished clothing and a full-service repair center.

Originally online-only, Arc'teryx's Rebird program encourages clients to basically wear their gear for as long as humanly possible.

Any scuffs, scrapes, wear, or tear on your Arc pieces? Just send 'em to the brand's Arc One factory, where the staff will carefully restore your clothes to their original usefulness.

ReBird IRL is a pretty similar experience, except you don't have to mail anything. Just bring over your jacket, pants, bag, hoody, or hat and watch the team get to work.

Here, there's everything from a selection of zippers and fabric swatches to a device that tests for weatherproofing by applying pressure and water at levels equivalent to being submerged in the ocean.

Don't call ReBird a customization service — that's practically a dirty word around here — but it will allow you to personalize your weary wearables by, say, swapping out a snagged zipper for one in a new color or patching a colorful panel atop a black jacket. The results are delightfully distinct and tell a story of the wearer's time with their Arc staples.

Even gently worn gear can receive a wash and re-up of water-resistant DWR coating.

"Building gear that lasts is the first step to reducing our environmental impact," said Katie Wilson, Arc'teryx's Senior Manager of Social & Environmental Sustainability. "The ReBird Service Center is an exciting new opportunity for our guests to extend the use of their own gear and get a taste of the Arc'teryx manufacturing experience."

If you don't have any damaged Arc gear — that's a good thing — But still want to get in on the ReBird action, there's an in-store selection of pre-fab ReBird garments, all repaired from factory seconds and customer trade-ins. Everything from old-school Arc to Veilance is offered at ReBird prices, making for an accessible entry point into the Arc'teryx world or a nice one-of-a-kind souvenir for your visit to Arc NY.

Arc'teryx New York's launch event is scheduled for November 6 — expect plenty of gorpcore style amidst the DJ sets and giveaways.

We Recommend
  • Arc'teryx
    Arc’teryx Reaches New Heights In Its First Global Campaign
    • Sports
  • Jungkook of BTS wears a patterned blazer, red-on-white T-shirt, baggy indigo jeans, and black leather shoes at Sirius XM on November 8, 2023
    Don't Let Jungkook's Onstage Outfits Outshine His Excellent IRL Style
    • Style
  • hs-neu-york-glazed-nyc
    Glazed NYC Is Changing the Game for New York's Fashion Forward
    • Culture
  • peter-do
    Peter Do Is New York Fashion’s Greatest Hope
    • Culture
  • hs-neu-york-at-the-moment
    From Rats to Chopped Cheese, Here's At The Moment's Ode To New York
    • Style
  • Image on Highsnobiety
What To Read Next
  • air jordan 4 sail 2024
    The Air Jordan 4 Sets Sail & Strikes Gold
    • Sneakers
  • air jordan 4 sail metallic gold
    How to Make "Sail" Jordan 4s Better? Add a Hint of Gold
    • Sneakers
  • new balance sandal 2024
    New Balance's Dad Sandal Is Ready to Rule BBQ Season
    • Sneakers
  • Sha'Carri Richardson holding Jacquemus' black leather Nike Swoosh handbag
    Jacquemus' Latest Nike Collab Is Swoosh Genius
    • Style
  • tracee ellis ross asics sneakers
    Tracee Ellis Ross' ASICS Game Is Strong
    • Sneakers
  • avavav fw24
    AVAVAV FW24 Was So Trash
    • Style
*If you submitted your e-mail address and placed an order, we may use your e-mail address to inform you regularly about similar products without prior explicit consent. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for this purpose at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. Each newsletter contains an unsubscribe link. Alternatively, you can object to receiving the newsletter at any time by sending an e-mail to info@highsnobiety.com

Web Accessibility Statement

Titel Media GmbH (Highsnobiety), is committed to facilitating and improving the accessibility and usability of its Website, www.highsnobiety.com. Titel Media GmbH strives to ensure that its Website services and content are accessible to persons with disabilities including users of screen reader technology. To accomplish this, Titel Media GmbH tests, remediates and maintains the Website in-line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), which also bring the Website into conformance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


Please be aware that our efforts to maintain accessibility and usability are ongoing. While we strive to make the Website as accessible as possible some issues can be encountered by different assistive technology as the range of assistive technology is wide and varied.

Contact Us

If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage on this Website, please contact us at accessibility@highsnobiety.com, +49 (0)30 235 908 500. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and nature of the issue in your email and/or phone call, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page or the information contained therein accessible for you.