April showers do indeed bring May flowers but so too do they often bring those torrential rain storms. Spring is here, as is the need to have waterproof clothing and appropriate outerwear. Both the Columbia Sportswear Company and The North Face Company have been making weather protective apparel for over a half-century. Both companies will keep you warm when the temperatures plunge far below zero and keep you dry when the rain seems to never end. These outerwear performance companies have you covered! When those April showers turn to downpours, either Columbia’s Watertight II or The North Face Men’s Resolve will keep you dry. Continue reading
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When you're looking for outerwear that will serve your style and functionality needs, you'll seldom go wrong when you steer towards the classic, elegant, and artistic. Classic pieces can be worn year after year, providing clean lines, crisp colors, and deft construction that are iconic elements of quality American textiles. Woolrich is a well-known creator of cold-weather outerwear, and the John Rich & Brothers line embodies these attributes. The collection takes inspiration from 2 iconic American artists: Lee Miller and the painter Andrew Wyeth. We'd like to give you an inside look at how Wyeth's masterpieces informed these high-end fall and winter pieces. Continue reading
One of the most influential events in the founding of the American economy and way of life was the expansion of the railroad. The last spike in the Transcontinental Railroad, or the Golden Spike, was driven in the ground in Utah in 1869. Leland Stanford, who later founded Stanford University, oversaw the construction, which connected 2 sections of American trade and made him richer than almost any man in America at the time.
Are you looking for quality outwear that is not only durable but will keep you warm and dry no matter the temperature or weather? Our Carhartt jackets treated with a DWR coating are just what you are looking for! DWR (durable water repellent) coating makes your Carhartt outerwear rain resistant and water repellent, keeping you dry and comfortable all workday long. If you are looking for a great, durable option for outerwear for men in NYC, then we have the solution for you in DWR.
Schott has been producing quality jackets since 1913, and after four generations of Schotts’, they are still going strong and are still made in New York City. Known for apparel baring high quality, they make leather motorcycle jackets and apparel and also classics, such as their popular wool pea coats. Dave’s New York carries a great selection of Schott coats and jackets, including the three great options below – good pieces for the remainder of winter and start of spring.
This stylish Schott Dunstall touring jacket is made from wax cotton twill and also includes a plaid flannel lining as well as a corduroy lined collar with tap closure. The Schott jacket has a back length which measures 28” and it is equipped with multiple pockets, each with unique detailing. It has leather yoke trim as well as shoulder yoke detailing. The jacket is a slimmer fit making it a great option for social occasions.
This waxed cotton twill Schott Marlon jacket is a military style and available in sizes small through double extra-large. With a 29” back length this jacket can keep hands warm and necessities nearby with eight front pockets, each with zip closure and snap over fly pieces. An over-sized stand collar, hidden hood and knit facing are details that although not necessarily visually noticed are certain to be appreciated. To help you stay warm, the lining in this Schott jacket is nylon quilted with poly insulation and three inside pockets. This is another slimmer fit style, perfect for nights out or commuting to and from work.
This sweater Schott Shelter jacket is not just stylish, but warm as well. The plush acrylic and wool blend jacket also has a Sherpa pile lining. With a 28” back length, it resembles a bomber style jacket and would look good with jeans in casual situations, but would work with dressier slacks as well. This jacket by Schott NYC has a zipper front and leather trim detail as well as an over-sized collar with buckle closure. Great now in the winter season, but you will also appreciate it on chilly spring days or nights.
A Schott jacket is a just right choice to carry you through the remainder of winter and into spring. Warm and stylish at the same time, these will work not just with your casual jeans but dress pants as well. Check out the great selection of high quality Schott jackets Dave’s New York has on hand.
When you have to be outdoors in the cold winter months, you can never have enough warm weather gear. One brand that helps you stay warm winter after winter is Carhartt. Originally made for railroad workers over 120 years ago, Carhartt’s quality and durability have lasted throughout the years as they continue to bring us exactly the outerwear products we need to stay warm. Their Kalkaska line of coats, jackets and parkas at Dave’s New York are all great options to help you keep warm.
Despite being lightweight, this Carhartt Kalkaska active jacket is both warm and comfortable. Down insulated, the outer shell is comprised of 4.25 ounce nylon canvas with DWR finish. The lining is 100% Nylon down-proof quilted with a 550 fill down. Both rib knit cuffs and a waistband ensures the cold is kept out and heat kept in. The attached, insulated hood on this Carhartt Winter Jacket has a draw-cord closure and two large insulated lower-front pockets to help warm hands if needed. An interior security pocket with a media port opening is also included to keep your phone, MP3 player or other items safely enclosed.
This heavy-duty yet lightweight down Carhartt Kalkaska Snorkel Parka is both 550 fill down insulated and water repellent. The waterproof outer shell is comprised of a DWR Nylon finish, making this larger-cut parka great for work or other outdoor activities. The Carhartt Parka has fully taped waterproof seams as well as an attached insulated three-piece hood with barrel lock closure and adjustable back. The faux fur trim surrounding the hood is fully removable and the full length front zipper closure has both inner and outer storm flaps. Two large inside pockets with a secured snap closure and a pocket on the left sleeve with hook-and-loop closure as well as numerous outer pockets keep belongings secure or hands warm when needed.
A Carhartt Kalkaska Jacket is a great option for all wintery conditions. A 550 fill down keeps the wearer warm in this Carhartt Jacket while the Nylon-canvas DWR finished outer shell keeps him dry. The front center zipper is complete with both an inner and outer storm flap, the latter having a secured snap closure. A drop-tail and inner-sleeve rib-knit storm flaps provide extra warmth and security.
Once again, Carhartt serves us well with their warm insulated and waterproof parkas and jackets. Take a look at the Carhartt line at Dave’s New York to help you stay warm while outdoors this winter.
Extreme cold weather calls for extreme winter wear and Carhartt Extremes Arctic Coat is the choice for men who like to stay warm while working outdoors on the job in the coldest conditions. The Carhartt C55 is water-repellent and nylon-quilted with an arctic weight polyester insulation. Plus, the Rib-knit storm cuffs and an inside elastic waist draw cord are always there for you to keep the wind and cold out. And there are four pockets (two chest pockets and two inside pockets) to store your keys and your wallet, along with two large front pockets to shove your hands in when your gloves aren’t enough. Carhartt means quality and with the C55 coat, there’s excellent stitching and well designed, solid material, an over-sized zipper that’s tough and an ultra comfortable inner quilting. This durable coat will last you a lifetime and is a great buy—many men swear by this coat and it’s the only cold-weather coat in their closet. It’s also important to note that this arctic coat runs a little big, which is great when you want to layer your clothing and sport some Carhartt Insulated Coveralls to stay even warmer. You can also order the Carhartt Extremes Hood/Arctic-Quilt Lined if you want your head to stay as warm as your body. Available only in black in a range of sizes from small to 3X, every man can and should have a coat like this.
Combine the classic style of a sailor or officer’s pea coat with the rock and roll leather aspect of a motorcycle jacket and you’ve got the Schott Leather Pea Coat. Wool pea coats are so 20th century and have stood the test of time, but leather pea coats are the new twist on a classic. The large military anchor buttons and double-breasted cut are still there along with the quilted nylon lining. In Schott’s 100% Leather Naval Pea Coat 140, you’ll be styling. Heavy enough to keep you warm and protecting you from the winter elements with its 32 inch length, but stylish enough for a night out—this jacket will become a staple in your wardrobe and you’ll find yourself wearing it many days out of the week. This coat is available in black and the sizes run the gamut of 36 to 54 regular. Other colors and sizes are available through special order. Like all Schott coats, the cowhide leather pea coat is made from the best leathers, thickest hides and has quality that will last you a lifetime (or be something you pass on to your son—really). Plus, you’ll feel extra proud knowing this coat is made in the USA by the Local 169. This has been one of the top-selling coats on our site and is surpassing the wool version.