Now that you’ve found some great stylish threads to show off this coming season, the next step is learning how to prolong the life of your apparel to protect it and make it last year after year. Fabric care is an extremely important part of extending the resiliency of your garments and keeping you dry and comfortable on or off the mountain.Read more about Fabric Care +
Most waterproof and/or breathable products are originally treated with a protective coating which prevents saturation. This durable water repellant needs to be treated by replenishing it with a waterproof cleaner once per season. Base layers buildup unpleasant body odor over time and need to be cleaned effectively. Other fabrics will decrease in their ability to insulate when worn out or washed incorrectly.
Regular detergents can be too harsh for conditioning your chic and priceless WinterWomen.com apparel. You want to use only specialized protective cleaning products designed to increase the toughness and revitalize breathability of your garment, all while increasing your high performance level. We suggest using Nikwax Base Wash for your base layers to decrease body odor buildup, Nikwax Tech Wash for your outerwear, which revitalizes breathability and water repellency, and Nikwax Down Wash for all your down-filled gear to revitalize the loft and insulation.