Gore-Tex & Rainy Day Essentials at Stuarts
Autumn/Winter is very much upon us & with that brings the inevitable British rainy days. As we transition through the muggy wet days closer to winter, it can be hard to pick out an outfit that is stylish, whilst also not getting completely soaked through.
Here at Stuarts we have you covered with a variety of Outerwear, Footwear & Accessories suitable for the downpours – check out some of our favourites below.
The Thor Gore-Tex Infinium 2.0 is an insulated mac utilising GORE-TEX INFINIUM™ product technology and Primaloft® insulation. Featuring classic mac detailing, it is cut with enough room for layering. Finished with reflective details for visibility in city conditions and a removable hood. This garment is constructed using Gore-Tex Infinium with WINDSTOPPER® product technology. The totally windproof, yet extremely breathable membrane blocks the wind and allows vapour to escape. This combination of protection and breathability minimises the wind chilling effect while reducing the risk of overheating when active. A durable recycled outer fabric and DWR treatment provide you with additional protection of water repellency. Insulated with 60g Primaloft®.
Cut to a slim fit, the Barbour waterproof Burghley jacket boasts a longer length coat with a corduroy collar. With jetted pockets with pocket flaps, this jacket features a studded back vent to the rear and a tartan lining for a nod to Barbour authenticity. A studded back vent adds excellent attention to detail for a smart casual outerwear staple.
This black technical windstopper is waterproof and packable for convenience in all conditions. Fitted with contrast trims, oversized pockets and a protective hood, it is part of the brands continuing collaboration with material innovators Gore-Tex. Constructed from Gore-Tex Infinium: 2-layer high-performance fabric that is Lightweight, windproof & water-resistant.
The Valley Jacket features a midweight shell composed of a water-repellent, 7.8 oz cotton-poly ripstop. Inside, the garment is diamond-quilted and lined with polyester taffeta for insulation. An adjustable hood, hem and cuffs allow for the fit to be adapted, and rib-knit storm cuffs offer additional warmth. Two front patch pockets, a chest pocket, and a concealed two-way zipped front complete the design.
Maharshi presents this mid-length parka in black/navy – constructed from a naturally water repellent Ventile® Eco Hemp. Fitted with Internal carry straps in order to free the hands, and asymetric zip closure and Snocord® systems to adjust the fit. Constructed from an organic cotton blend.
Danner Boots and And Wander have collaborated together to create the Danner Boots x And Wander Light Gore-Tex Boots. The ripstop side panel, shared from And Wander, features reflective shock absorption and the Megagrip compound offers exceptional traction and styarns woven-in for visibility in the dark and is waterproof to accommodate the GORE-TEX liner.
The Barracuda GTX from Mephisto Shoes is a fantastic handmade & waterproof shoe. This leather trainer features a GoreTex lining ensures dry feet and has been combined with a textile inner to give breathable wear making this waterproof walking shoe great for everyday wear. The insole of this sneaker is leather lined and removable so can be easily replaced with your own insoles if needed. The sole unit is a durable rubber and features an Air Bag system to give extra shock absorption underfoot.
The Avoriaz Boot in Bison is now a discontinued model, making these exclusive to Stuarts. Based on traditional hiking boots, these plain toe boots feature hiking eyelets and three ski hooks to the top. The textured leather upper sits on top of the heavy treaded rubber sole for increased comfort and traction, and the top features a leather padded ankle. The boot is fully lined with leather and the lace-up construction has a split tongue which covers the main tongue for increased protection against the elements. The rope laces have a striped design giving it a classic and traditional look. A perfect pair of classic hiking boots with timeless style.
The 6″ Classic Moc Boot is a high-quality interpretation of the classic work boot from Red Wing’s 1950s archive. Iconic with crescent-shaped stitching on the toe, inspired by the construction of “moccasins” originally worn by the North American Algonquin Indians, this iteration is made with premium leather from Red Wing’s own tannery. Featuring Red Wing’s Traction Ted sole this boot also features triple stitch quality as well as Goodyear welt construction for durability and comfort. Work these boots into your everyday wardrobe with a pair of Edwin Jeans and a jacket by Barbour.
This reworked 1460 boot is handcrafted from Dockyard leather and enhanced with contrast panels of Ventile®, a durable, high-quality cotton fabric that’s treated to resist water, wind and rain. Highly breathable and built for all weathers. Welted on rugged BEN outsole and fitted with an EH Suede padded collar for added comfort. Detailed with a Ventile® tab and AirWair heel loop and finished with our signature yellow welt stitching.
A technical bucket hat developed using a GORE-TEX membrane, bonded to a lightweight outer fabric and finished with a DWR coating. The hat is constructed with fully waterproof seam finishing throughout, and co-branded reflective logo printed to the side. Finished with mesh lining, and self fabric adjustable chin strap. Also available in Deep Sea Green.
The Stretch FR Bucket Hat by Snow Peak is a light weight hat, crafted from a polyester blend, this hat features a mesh lining to keep you cool, embroidered eyelets and is finished with a Snow Peak branded tag.
Made in England, this Whangee Bamboo cane handle umbrella is made on a 25″ Classic Fox Steel Tube Frame (brown tube with black ribs) with a Gilt Tip Cup (gold colour) & a Best Polyester cover/canopy. The cover/canopy is made with a high grade 100% Polyester fabric & the fabric is water repellent and UV treated. Shop our full Fox Umbrellas range here.
Porter-Yoshida & Co’s ‘Flying Ace’ line is inspired by vintage military flying garments. This shoulder bag is crafted in Japan of sturdy nylon and contains functional design elements such as robust webbing trimmings, various compartments, and a gunmetal-tone D-ring.
Make sure to keep an eye on our New Arrivals for the latest Autumn/Winter collections, arriving just in time for the wet & cold season ahead.