Winter Wear: This Year’s Cold Weather Style Guide

Winter Wear: This Year’s Cold Weather Style Guide

By now, summer seems like a distant memory. Outside the temperatures are cooling off and reminding you that Christmas break is only a few weeks away! But as menacing as the cold weather gets, you can’t hibernate all winter long, and when you head outside to hang with friends and take a new winter profile pic you’ll want to make sure you’re prepared with winter wear. That’s why we’ve put together looks for men and women featuring this year’s best cold weather styles so that no matter how bad the wind, rain, or snow, you can keep cozy.

Gift Greatness: Top 11 Gifts For The Trendsetter

Gift Greatness: Top 11 Gifts For The Trendsetter

Looking for a gift that is in style and on point? You’ve come to the right place. Here are our top casual gifts that are perfect for the trendy, and anyone else, on your list:

  1. Nike Windrunner

Nike Windrunner Jacket

This classic windrunner silhouette has been a staple piece this season for men, women, and kids, making it a must-have gift for the holidays. Whether you want bright and bold or classic colors, we have the perfect jacket for you to add to your wish list.

  1. Nike Air Force 1 Low

Nike Air Force 1

Nothing says fresh quite like the iconic Nike Air Force 1 Low. This timeless sneaker has become a streetwear staple for men, women, and even kids! All white is the hottest colorway around, but don’t limit yourself! We have plenty of other color options perfect for opening this holiday.

  1. Nike Air Max Thea

Nike Air Max Thea

This hot kick features the look of a traditional runner with the street style you crave. The iconic swoosh on the side screams classic Nike — a look everyone loves. Not only are they stylish, they’re also extremely comfortable. Below the cushiony Phylon midsole, there is a visible Air-Sole unit to add long-lasting comfort you need throughout your day. You can’t go wrong with these kicks — snag a pair in women’s or girls’. Don’t worry, fellas, we have plenty of men’s Air Max options perfect for you as well.

  1. adidas Originals T-Shirts

adidas Originals T-Shirts

adidas Originals has been hot, hot, hot this year and there are no signs of this trend slowing down. No matter where you go, or where you live, the Trefoil logo and the iconic three stripes can be seen. Join the movement this season by grabbing some staple adidas Originals tees in a variety of colors and patterns. Available for men, women, and kids.

  1. adidas Originals Trefoil Legging

adidas Originals Trefoil Leggings

Ladies, looking for that perfect gift? Well this one is for you. All a girl needs is a solid pair of leggings to get through winter — these are it. adidas Originals has been killing it this year with their apparel and shoe game, making these leggings our top pick, just for you. Pair them with your favorite adidas Originals kicks to complete any look.

  1. adidas Originals Superstar

adidas Original Superstars

The shoe that matches with EVERYTHING. It’s the adidas Originals Superstar and it lives up to its name! You’ll instantly make your season even brighter by adding these hot kicks to your list. Cop a pair in the number one pick, white/black, or choose from a variety of colors for the whole family.

  1. Puma Fierce

Puma Fierce

Are you forever fierce? Then make sure you have the shoe to show it! First, the PUMA Fierce dropped for women, and, because of the popular demand, they’re now available in men’s sizes. Our customers have been raving about their superior comfort and effortless style. Do you want an undeniably fierce gift? Then add this hot kick to your list.

  1. The North Face Half Dome Hoodie

The North Face Hoodie

A comfortable fit and a great look put this pullover hoodie at the top of the pack. The classic The North Face logo is big and bold on the front, for an iconic gift that everyone will love to open this holiday season. With multiple colors in men’s and women’s sizing, you’ll be able to find your favorite to cozy up in this holiday.

  1. PSD Briefs

PSD Briefs

Every outfit needs a good foundation — start with PSD briefs. The tag-free, seamless back provides chafe-free wear that every guy can appreciate. The contoured sealed pouch provides undeniable comfort that everyone wants from their briefs. With fun patterns and graphics, there are a pair of PSD Briefs just waiting to be wrapped up under the tree.

  1. Stance Socks Winterized

Stance Socks

Life’s too short for boring socks — Stance makes sure that is never an issue. On top of their stylish designs and colors, these socks have active arch support with reinforced heels and toes to provide you with all-day comfort. With our large selection of men’s, women’s, and kids’ socks, you’ll be sure to find pairs to make the perfect gifts.

  1. Timberland Boots

Timberland Boots

Look to your left, and now to your right… chances are you see someone wearing a pair of Timberland boots. They’re an essential to your collection this holiday season. We have endless options of styles and colors for men, women, and kids!  The holidays are a time to look your best, and Timberland makes it easy. Pick your favorite pair to ensure they’ll be wrapped up for you this year.

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Top 5 Jackets From The North Face

Top 5 Jackets From The North Face

Temperatures are dropping, but that doesn’t mean your style can’t heat up! With our large selection of The North Face jackets, you can find the perfect style to keep you warm all winter.

Here are our top five picks for men’s and women’s jackets:

5 Essential Winter Jackets For Men

5 Essential Winter Jackets For Men

You’re a friend, a student, an athlete, a teammate, and when you hit the field in your team’s colors you’re making a statement that this is your squad, your crew, your style. But what happens off the field? With the cold weather creeping in and the season coming to a close, how will you show your swag? What you wear in your off-time reflects the person underneath the pads, jersey, and gear. With these five essential winter jackets you can rep your personal style every day. So, what’s your look?

The Versatile Guy

You enjoy the novelties of winter. You refuse to be cooped up indoors watching old reruns all season, and in the Under Armour Infrared Porter 3-in-1 Jacket, you won’t have to. With UA Storm technology to repel water, ColdGear® Infrared technology to absorb and retain body heat, and a 3-in-1 feature that allows you to wear each layer separately or together, you have a jacket as adaptable as you. $199.99 at

Under Armour Infrared Porter 3-In-1 Jacket

The Sleek & Sporty

You have a knack for combining style and function. You face the cold head on, and The North Face Fern Canyon Jacket is just the coat you need to enjoy this winter, indoors and out. With the classic look of The North Face zip-ups, and elastic binding to keep out the chill, you’ll be taking the long way to class and look great doing it. $129.99 at

The North Face Fern Canyon Jacket

The Laid-Back Bro

You’re a go-with-the flow kind of guy. You’ve embraced the chill of winter and you need a jacket that reflects your easy style.  The North Face Reversible Kingston Jacket offers not only quilted warmth, but a completely reversible option. So whatever your look is this season, with a wide selection of colors available, you can relax in this versatile coat. $148.99 at

The North Face Reversible Kingston Jacket

Casual Prep

You don’t spend a lot of time thinking about your wardrobe, but you know a clutch piece when you see it. You’re a grab-and-go kind of guy, and this The North Face Haldee Full-Zip is just what you are looking for on a night when anything can happen. Whether it’s a casual night out with friends or chilly morning cheering on the boys, this jacket is ace. $119.00 at

The North Face Haldee Full-Zip

The Full-Coverage Dude

You’re a no-nonsense guy. You grab the bull by the horns and make it look easy. So you need a jacket that works as hard as you do. With premium down insulation for maximum warmth, a full-coverage hood, and articulated sleeves for performance-inspired style, the Nike Downtown 550 Hooded Jacket is that power-hitter you need this winter. $309.99 at

Nike Downtown 550 Hooded Jacket

The North Face Single-Track II

The North Face Single-Track II

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For those looking to bag some peaks as outdoor temperatures increase, the North Face has delivered the Single-Track II trail running shoe. This model offers a high level of durability and breathability that are often hard to find in an outdoor shoe. Featured on the upper is an abrasion resistant tight weave mesh, as well as a padded tongue and collar. Lace-up closure provides a snug and secure fit, while a rear heel-pull allows for easy entry.

Performance is aided by a C-Delta metatarsal fit system and ultra-comfortable Ortholite Northotic insole. CRADLE heel cushioning adds stability and a dual-density CMEVA midsole enhances comfort. A tenacious Grip rubber outsole with TPU Snake Plate provides forefoot protection.

The North Face Single-Track II is available in men’s and women’s colorways at Eastbay today.

Available: The North Face Single-Track II

The North Face Single-Track II Athens Blue Griffin Grey

The North Face Single-Track II TNF Black TNF Red

The North Face Single-Track II Women's Dark Gull Grey Magic Magenta