Dickies Work Wear Still a Number-One Outdoor Apparel Choice

By on December 30, 2020

first_imgIt doesn’t have to say Patagonia on it to be great outdoor wear.Of all the apparel I’ve tested and used over the last dozen or so years, I keep coming back to one of my all-time favorite brands for working and playing in the outdoors. You’ll even see me trail running and climbing in their gear. That’s right, Dickies is awesome for all things outdoors, and is one of the best trail-to-bar brands out there. And this year, they are introducing even more performance fabrics and fashion-forward styles.The new 11” Lightweight Duck Carpenter Shorts have added comfort to help you focus on the job at hand, whether that be changing the battery in your motorcycle or belaying your wife on a lead climb. They sit just below the waist and feature Dickies lightweight cotton duck fabric, outfitted with utility pocket and hammer loop. (MSRP $23.99)Dickies Ultimate Work Shirt (SS300)The new Dickies Ultimate Work Shirt is part of the Dickies Performance System. This stylin’ piece of iconic gear features wicking technology, UPF 50 sun protection and a mesh-lined vent in the back for breathability, perfect for muggy Blue Ridge days outdoors. (MSRP $36-38.99)The brand’s new Softshell Light Jacket offers DWR protection and interior storm flaps — as well as a three-piece adjustable hood, lots of pockets and cinch cords. (MSRP $66-79.99)Regular Fit Straight Leg Cargo Pant (WP595)For backpacking and bushwhacking, the new Regular Fit Straight Leg Cargo Pant is as bomber and respected as Dickies work pants have always been. They sit below the waist with a straight leg and traditional fit through the seat and thighs, crafted from a flexible poly/cotton twill work cloth. They resist wrinkles, feature easy-care stain release and wick moisture. With the multi-use pocket and cargo pocket, what else could you ask for? (MSRP $29.99)Also of note, the Dickies 1922 line includes limited edition, authentic replica pieces and heritage-inspired work wear, all manufactured in one of the oldest factories the country. Check out their classic Truck Driver jacket here.Visit your local retailer or Dickies.com.last_img read more

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Binalbagan local found dead

By on September 25, 2020

first_imgThe 33-year-old resident Rosito Merito, who sustained two gunshotwounds on the body, was found at a sugarcane plantation around 7:35 a.m. onWednesday, a police report showed. According to his brother Ronely, four suspects Jimmy Tavera, JR Tavera,Jojie Tavera and a certain “Ogak” chased Rosito around 12:15 p.m. on Monday.Rosito failed to return home since then.  BACOLOD City – Already in the state of decomposition, a body was foundin Barangay Bi-ao, Binalbagan, Negros Occidental.center_img Officers of the Binalbagan municipal police station conducted a manhuntoperation against the suspects, who fled after the incident./PNlast_img read more

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