1. CORDURA x Carhartt: Heritage Meets Innovation

    As CORDURA® brand celebrates its 50th Anniversary and Carhartt rings in 128 years manufacturing American-made workwear, we take a moment to reflect on the durable bonds binding the two brands together. Since Hamilton Carhartt founded Carhartt in Detroit in 1889, the headquarters has only moved 10 miles, a location from which members of the family still run the company and the apparel is designed. Over the past 15 years, the Carhartt facilities in Kentucky and Tennessee have made more than 80 million garments and accessories, positioning the brand as a leader in stateside production of rugged workwear. … Read More

  2. Ride with Ringtail: CORDURA® x Ringtail

    CORDURA® knows a thing or two about making durable fabrics that last, but did you know they also specialize in ultralight, water-resistant fabrics? They recently teamed up with Los Angeles-based cycling apparel company, Ringtail, to create a collaborative, tie-dye windbreaker sure to turn heads on any ride. We talked to the Ringtail founders to learn more about their creative process, and how they kicked off the collaboration with CORDURA®, which launches Fall ‘16. … Read More

  3. CORDURA® Tough

    Built for the long haul, CORDURA® brand fabric technology supports products that were made to last. CORDURA® durability doesn’t compromise. It resists tears and abrasions. It takes on the extremes and endures.

    Specializing in the thrash and slash of everyday adventures, CORDURA® brand customers are the epitome of #CORDURATOUGH. … Read More

  4. Martina Brimmer of Swift Industries Reflects on Collaborating with CORDURA® and Struktur

    Martina Brimmer is the Co-Founder and Creative Director of Swift Industries, a Seattle-based pannier and bag company that she describes as “an ode to adventure cycling.” Her small, yet mighty team of six employees is on a mission to get people to discover the world by bicycle, and provides them with exceptional bags for their cycling adventures. Martina recently teamed up with the creative conference Struktur Event and CORDURA® brand to create a collaborative bag that would be provided to all Struktur attendees. … Read More

  5. The Indelible Thread Of CORDURA®: Meet The Maker Part One

    Sometimes it takes a village to build a garment. Once the seed has been planted, there are several factors that must come together in order for the initial concept to evolve into finished product. Collaboration is key and each stage of the “build” requires a different area of expertise, but it all comes back to creating lasting, timeless product. As a follow-up to last season’s collaboration with Alex Valdman to launch their Combat Wool™ line of fabrics, CORDURA® approached Michelle Rose, principal designer for Struktur Studio and co-founder of the creative conference, Struktur Event, to create a capsule called the CORDURA® + Struktur Studio Collection. The goal of this latest partnership is to highlight the softer side of durability as CORDURA® extends their Fashion / Function portfolio.

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  6. RANGE Magazine: CORDURA® Lifestyle Beef and Acorn Squash Stew

    On a chilly East Coast bike ride day, there’s nothing better than a belly-warming dish that can stand up to the harsh weather. Our bike crew from “Living the CORDURA® Lifestyle” in RANGE Magazine Issue Two rode down to the Italian Market on South 9th Street in Philly this December to pick up the simple ingredients that comprise our Beef and Acorn Squash Stew recipe, which was adapted from Bon Appétit.

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