Winter is coming, but it doesn’t mean we need to stay at home all the time. Being safe and active in the end of 2020, let’s enjoy the nature, explore and exhale. Shop Aktiv for sustainable Scandinavian clothing and outdoor wear. At Aktiv, the buying philosophy has four main tenets: the right aesthetic, real world testing, sustainability and responsibility, and last, but not least, quality.
Discover high-quality, Nordic activewear for running, skiing, yoga, and all your athletic adventures. Browse their collection of soft, breathable loungewear for traveling and relaxing too. Available online and at their flagship store in Aurora, Colorado.
An insulated jacket made using high-loft QuadFusion™ Mimic – an innovative material that mimics down but performs better when wet. Treated and constructed to provide outstanding warmth and dryness using materials with high sustainability credentials, and adaptable to wherever your adventure may take you.
Fabric & Care
- Pertex® Quantum, 100% Recycled Polyamide, 30D fibre proof, plain weave fabric, 48 g/m², bluesign® approved
- Insulation: QuadFusion™ Mimic 100% Recycled Polyester, light, lofty, synthetic fibre cluster insulation with down-like feel
- Machine wash warm, mild process.
- Do not bleach.
- Tumble dry, Normal, Low heat.
- Iron, low.
- Do not dry clean.
- Do not use fabric softener.
- Wash: machine wash warm and recommend using soap free detergent, half dosage. wash with similar colors.
- Rinse minimum 5 times.
- Slow spin a long time for easier drying.
- Tumble dry: tumble dry garment with 3 tennis balls, until completely dry. separate the loose fiber filling by hand to restore loftiness when the garment is dry.
- Wash with zippers and hook and loop fastener closed.
Looking to the future of extreme weather apparel, Odlo developed the traditionally-inspired Helium Cocoon Full-Zip Jacket for their next-generation Mountain Performance collection.
Collating over 70 years of savoir-faire as a winter sports outfitter, this authentic duck down jacket blends the finest performance innovation with tried and tested detailing. With improved moisture management and freedom of movement due to the elastic single jersey stretch insert, this packable and form-fitting silhouette is a functional winter layer ideal for extreme environments and all-weather wear.
Fabric & Care
- Main Fabric: 100% Polyamide Lining: 100% Polyamide Filling: 90% Duck down, 10% Duck feather Insert I: 93% Polyester, 7% Elastane
- Machine Wash Cold, Low Heat Tumble Dry
Joline Ski Jacket by 8848 Altitude is a luxurious women’s jacket for both the city and the mountains. Wind and waterproof fabric with high breathability, and padded with premium down. Shiny fabric, chrome zippers and black, detachable faux-fur trim for a trendy look.
- High collar with soft tricot lining
- Two waist pockets with soft tricot lining and zippers
- durAtec® Extreme is a technical material with high waterproof rating as well as breathability
All products from 8848 Altitude are 100% fluorocarbon free!
Fabric & Care
- Main: 75% Polyester, 25% Polyuretan
- Lining: 100% Polyester
- Fill: Duck down 650fp (80% down, 20% feathers), durAtec® Extreme
Half Zip Comfy is a wool sweater that is the perfect choice for before and after workouts on cold days. It comes in a wonderful wool blend, with a high, zippered collar for extra comfort. A lining in the front provides good insulation in cool weather. It is an all-round sweater that is ideal for both exercise and leisure.
A super lightweight packable vest suitable for multipurpose outdoor activities. Can be used both as an outer vest & under a shell jacket.
- Two zippered hand pockets
- Elastic binding at hem & armholes
- Hanger loop
Peak Performance is very close to American sizing. The best bet is to stay with your normal size or go up one if you prefer more room.
Fabric & Care
- Wash Warm with similar colors
- No Bleach
- Tumbledry LOW
- Do Not Dry Clean
- Do not use softener
- Close zippers before wash
- Remove garment promptly after wash
- Tumble dry with tennis balls and redistribute down by hand every half hour to avoid down bunching
- 100% Polyamide
Along with style and practicality, Aktiv has made a concerted effort to select companies focused on sustainability and responsibility. The companies they have partnered with share their goal of keeping the environmental impact of the clothing industry at a minimum. Aktiv’s companies also view worker conditions as the highest priority and ensure that the factory setting is one that promotes equality and fair pay.