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About this project

 High performance outerwear at amazing pre-order prices. Thought up by hardcore hikers and brought to life by veteran fashion designers, Apricoat is the apex of 10 years of adventure travel and material design. The perfect jacket for exploring anything from a rainforest to an urban jungle. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 DWD: Differential Weight Distribution

 
Apricoat's unique design layout evenly distributes the weight of whatever's in your pockets to feel empty
Apricoat's unique design layout evenly distributes the weight of whatever's in your pockets to feel empty

Inflatable Hood Pillow

Easily inflate your hood and rest your head anywhere
Easily inflate your hood and rest your head anywhere
 

SafeAnchor Emergency Clips

Embedded SafeAnchor™ can pull you out of any sticky situation
Embedded SafeAnchor™ can pull you out of any sticky situation
 

Built-in Sleeve Gloves

Rolls out to keep your hands nice and cozy
Rolls out to keep your hands nice and cozy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Why are we so confident? We've already been wearing the apricoat for a little while, and we know just how great it is. We also have our post-campaign map already handled, and we're working with experienced partners that tell us what to expect. Not to mention (OK, we'll mention it) one of our co-founder is an experienced textile manufacturer with over 5 years of experience doing just this in a variety of ways.

We've also tested Apricoat all over the world, so we're confident no matter where you are, you'll be quite pleased with it. 

Apricoat comes fully warranted against defects in materials and workmanship with a lifetime guarantee. Damage caused by improper use is not covered.

 

 

 

    

 We've sourced some awesome gear to include in a fully loaded apricoat. They arrive already snug in their respective pockets. That way you can just put it on and get exploring.

 

 

 

How to measure

Chest width: Measure at the fullest part of your chest, under the armpits and over the shoulder blades. Make sure the tape measure is leveled and firm against the body. 

Sleeve length: Measure from the center back of your neck across the shoulder and down to the wrist. 

Hip width: Measure around the fullest part of your hips.

  * We'll contact all our backers after the campaign for size and color selection. 

 

 

 

 

We’re a team of International explorers, who have banded together to make the ultimate adventure coat. On the map below you’ll see the places we’ve worn the different prototypes of Apricoat in the last 3 years, until we got it just right.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Risks and challenges

After testing the jacket around the world, we're confident that Apricoat will not only match but exceed any expectations we've set here.

While there are always risks & challenges with creating and delivering a brand new product, we've minimized both by having our the entire process from production to delivery already arranged.
Our team's experience in project management, material design and business finances along with our experienced partners in crowdfunding and fulfillment leaves very little room for error and even ensure very quick delivery.

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