When the Storm Clears Up, This Raincoat Transforms Into a Backpack

The Boy Scouts advocate always being prepared, and that motto is a lot easier to put into practice with this transforming waterproof jacket from Vamoose. When it's pouring it keeps you dry and protected from the rain, but when the storm passes the jacket transforms into a lightweight backpack so it's easy to carry in… » 11/13/13 2:40pm 11/13/13 2:40pm

Beat the Blizzard With This Warm-Ass Coat

Hunker down, everyone. There's a MASSIVE BLIZZARD heading for the northeast and you're all going to die. Or at least you're going to need a very warm coat, like the North Face Himalayan Down Parka. » 2/07/13 5:00pm 2/07/13 5:00pm

A Wearable Sleeping Bag That You Might Actually Wear

This wearable sleeping bag isn't the first time someone's designed bedding you can stay in all day long—that honor probably goes to Selk. But it is the first sleeping bag you can wear that doesn't make you look like you're wrapped in a ridiculous puffy spacesuit. » 1/24/13 9:54am 1/24/13 9:54am

This Insulated Smuggler's Jacket Keeps You Warm and Your Booze Cold

The next time you're trying to sneak a drink into a venue that wants to charge you an arm and a leg for a beer, leave your giant bladder-filled sombrero at home. Skateboarding brand Enjoi's Beer Hunter Jacket provides a better solution: a couple of insulated cooler pockets for keeping bottles and cans chilled. » 11/12/12 11:09am 11/12/12 11:09am

This Down Jacket Keeps You Warm Even When It's Wet

A puffy down feather jacket is one of the lightest and warmest things you can wear. But the tradeoff is that if you get it even the slightest bit wet, you'll be wearing a cold soggy mess. Not the Brooks-Range Mojave, though; thanks to a special coating on the feathers, it doesn't skimp on the warm when it's wet. » 10/26/12 1:40pm 10/26/12 1:40pm

Wear This Goggle Hood Jacket and You Deserve Every Snowball Sent Your…

Apparently wearing puffy down-filled jackets in the winter doesn't look ridiculous enough. So for $424 you can upgrade your winter wear to the Matt Nylon Hooded Down Jacket which comes with a zip-around hoodie sporting integrated snow goggles and ventilation holes so you don't suffocate. Although, that could be a… » 10/18/12 4:40pm 10/18/12 4:40pm

Survival Kit Coat Guarantees You'll Endure The Cold or Any Emergency

Having trouble justifying $600 for a winter coat that only promises to help you survive a cold winter? Perhaps a similarly priced jacket chock full of survival tools that promises to help you survive any situation might sound like a better investment. » 10/10/12 3:40pm 10/10/12 3:40pm

D Is for Design: The Anatomy of a Down Coat

It's light. It's flexible. It withstands frigid temperatures on top of a mountain. And in the entire history of humans staying warm, nobody's been able to beat it. Here's how you build the most powerfully simple jacket in the world. » 12/17/10 12:00pm 12/17/10 12:00pm

Look Even More Dodgy, With Gadgets Stuffed In a Scottevest Trenchcoat

Trenchcoats are suspicious enough as is, but a trenchcoat stuffed to the brim with gadgets? As well as a pair of shoes, bottle of water...and is that a belt? » 7/06/10 3:20am 7/06/10 3:20am

Koyono BlackCoat: iPod Jacket

I have a lot of issues with iPod coats. What if you quit using iPods? Then you're stuck with a coat with fast forward buttons and you look—and feel—like a douche when people try to pause you. » 5/25/06 3:17pm 5/25/06 3:17pm