Mountains - their forms and substances change very slowly, such as glaciers which resist climate changes longer than the ordinary snow on hills. The ones who are active in ski or board sports can enjoy this special beauty of nature. Fashionoffice collected some pieces which are inspired by the early days of skiing (the days when it was possible for more than a few people), mountain sports and mixed them with beauty essentials and modern interpretations like...
fig. original ...the high-tech Sympatex women's jacket 'Core Coco' from the 'Level 3'-collection (a mixture of sport and street style) by Bench Sport, FW2011/12. The UK label Bench was founded during the late 1980s. Its fashion is inspired by the skateboard and BMX-scene of Manchester's youth.
Glacier Creme (SPF 30) in a box in retro-1940s style by Piz Buin, comes into stores in November 2011 on occasion of the company's 65th anniversary.
Goggles 'I/O' in red (the color's name is 'Ember Legacy Evolve') and helmet 'Voyage' (originally designed for men) in antique brown 'Mill&Union' color with innovative 'Boa Fit System'-regulation for individual sizing it to heads and 'Skullcandy'-technology for the usage of mobile phones or iPods by Smith Optics, FW2011/12.
fig. original Touring ski 'TX77 Tour Randonnée' (lengths 147, 157, 167, 177; in black with neon yellow) by Kästle, premiered in FW2011/12. The TX77 pays homage to the 'Tour Randonnée' from 1979 which was the lightest touring ski worldwide and the favored ski of mountaineer Reinhold Messner.
fig. original Cream perfume 'Shirley' contains notes of roses in a medallion on a chain by Chloé; the necklace was seen in October 2011.