Developed by Columbia Sportswear Japan and in partnership with stylist Kenichi Taira, who’s contributed to several outdoor publications, is a new water-repellent hooded pullover with a removable vest. Both pieces are finished in a Woodland camo pattern and feature Columbia’s Omni-Shield technology for an active fit, advanced water-resistance and breathable protection. Each item can be worn separately, depending on climate.
Look for jacket-vest hybrid to be arrive on the Columbia Sportswear Japan website in the near future.
In case you missed, check out KITH’s take on Columbia’s iconic Bugaboo jacket from last year.