We’re getting in the GORE-TEX spirit. From
nonnative and Gramicci have had quite a year already: the duo’s
The rest of nonnative’s 39th collection is hitting stockists — like its international-shipping-friendly
These Gramicci pantaloons are the technical capsule’s crown jewel, an easy set of grey, pale green, or navy bottoms that perfectly match the layering pieces, down to the GORE-TEX INFINIUM lining (the first Gramicci GORE-TEX pants!).
If you’re unfamiliar with Gramicci’s oeuvre, there’s no better time to get acquainted. The American outdoor brand, now overseen by Japanese management, has been dropping
This builds on the growth it’s demonstrated in Japan since 2010 or so, when it began dishing out joint efforts with everyone from niche brands to mall brands.
Key factors for this collab include an ultratough 15-denier ripstop cut from a nylon/poly blend, Gramicci’s signature built-in belt, and a loose, tapered cut. As usual Gramicci’s gusseted crotch allows for ease of movement, bolstering the elasticity baked into its high-spec fabrication. And, yes, because it’s lined with GORE-TEX, each pant is waterproof and windproof, but breathable enough to keep from suffocating the wearer. They do it all!