St. Louis, MO - December 20, 2017
Respected in the outdoor industry for rugged and reliable men’s lifestyle clothing, Dakota Grizzly unveils Fall 2018. A heritage brand from St. Louis, Dakota Grizzly is part of an innovative collective of creators, makers and explorers known as the Midwest Makers. Designed for the backwoods, shore lines, BBQs and trails, the lifestyle and outdoor brand brings comfort, durability and
fine craftsmanship to its newest collection.
2018 Men’s Lifestyle Trend Forecast
For Dakota Grizzly designer Donovan Smith, a “Mountain Modern” aesthetic defines Dakota Grizzly’s 2018/19 collection. Taking inspiration from vintage items, Donovan mixes traditional outdoor silhouettes with new cuts and heritage fabrics and detailing. Whether the inspiration is vintage military or vintage west, outdoor ruggedness is the season’s defining theme.
From active hiking tees to medium weight pullovers, outdoor hoodies and rich flannel jackets with Sherpa linings, this collection has something for everyone. Each piece features unique detail, like micro-suede trims, leather details or antique zippers.
The Tripp Jacket -flannel and quilted lined field jacket - features wind and water resistant cotton blend outer shell, a unique details - like micro-suede trims, leather details, added storage pockets and antique zippers.
The Hudson Jacket –Travel coat and everyday 3 season outer layer, features wind and water resistant cotton blend outer shell,2 bellowed chest pockets, light insulation, side zip lower pockets and double flap wind break zipper flap and YKK heavy duty zipper.
The 2018/19 collection pays careful attention to color and texture, incorporating micro-suede, triple wash chambray, stone field canvas, ballistic twill tapes, heritage herringbone flannels, and added double-faced knits.
Let’s make a time to meet at the booth. Join us for a round Corn Hole and some locally crafted bourbon at the end of the day. Booth #46001 – upstairs at the top of the escalators.
About Dakota Grizzly
Born of a 70-year lineage of St. Louis garment makers, Dakota Grizzly provides men with a discriminating eye for detail with garments that have a unique design signature. For shirts, pants and outerwear provide a sophisticated interpretation of classic design, visit www.dakotagrizzly.com
Contact: Beth Cochran