If you are an outdoors person who enjoys feminine-looking and fitting clothing, you likely have a long list of gripes with the outdoor clothing industry. You want fun activewear that looks good as it feels, but outdoor gear marketed for women generally has a bit of a bad rap in terms of functionality, durability, and style. Active Threads is here to change that by providing outdoor apparel that you actually want to wear!
Perhaps you’ve found yourself wondering things like:
- Why does the women’s version of this wear out so fast?
- Why do I have to buy three items to do what one men’s item does?
- Have they ever heard of a color other than turquoise or pink?
- Why does this look like something my great aunt Tilda would like, and not in a good way?
- Where are the pockets?
- Why are the pockets sewn shut?
- Or maybe, why is the singular pocket only big enough to hold a singular peanut?
Active Threads hosts a specially curated list of multi-functional, durable, and responsibly made items from ethical brands to make it easier for women to find good gear easily (and hopefully never have to curse the color turquoise or non-functional pockets ever again). Cheers to that!
Active Threads: Functional, Fashionable, and Not Messing Around
Active Threads was founded by two outdoors-loving moms who worked for 25 years as buyers for a little company called Zappos. Their combined love of the outdoors and knowledge from curating brands led them to found a company with the goal of leading women straight to high-quality, functional, multi-purpose items. No more endless searching. No more researching reviews after endless scrolling. No more drawers full of too many single-purpose items. No more ugly items you use only for camping but would never dare wear in public. Basically, no more messing around!
Active Threads specially curates brands that fit the bill and have earned their trust, so you don’t have to continue to speed date different companies and products in trust exercises of your own.
Outdoor Apparel for Women: Easy Searching, Easy Finding
If Active Threads wants to go into making maps next, we’ll support it. They know how to lay things out! The website is incredibly well organized; you can search by brand, activity, item, or collection.
Everything is easy to find, and maybe more importantly, easy to look at. If you want to have hiking pants without looking like you are going on a safari with your uncles, you’ve found the right place to shop. You will not leave this gear buying experience with anything dorky — Active Threads simply won’t allow it.
Active Thread’s Bestsellers
Active Thread’s brand list includes the likes of Fjällräven, Black Diamond, Jet Boil, Gregory, Cotopaxi, Topo Designs, Parks Projects, Stanley, Deuter, PraNa, and Eureka, to name a few. Basically all the heavy hitters you could ask for. Check out the full list here: Brands.
Bestsellers include the seriously cool pair of Isabel 2.0 Hiking Pants from Wondery (hello pockets!), the very flashy but functional Cotopaxi Teca Half-Zip Windbreaker, and the no-quit seriously awesome Juno 24 H20 pack from Gregory.
If those items alone don’t convince you Active Threads means business, or shall we say pockets, we don’t know what will.
Learn more about Active Threads, the outdoor gear for women they have on sale, and the company’s goal to build and serve a community of women who love to be active.
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