Sashiko Sweatshirt

Inspired by the Japanese art of sashiko—a technique where garments are repaired with decorative embroidery—Vollebak’s Sashiko Sweatshirt is reinforced with 4.5 kilometers (about 2.8 miles) of high-strength stitching. Thanks to this technique, and its 100% organic cotton and 100% meta-aramid thread composition, the sweatshirt is remarkably durable but also soft and cozy. Available with white or blue stitching, it’s a classic piece that combines ancient …

Best of CH 2022: Cars + Tech

Milestone developments in automotive, sound, invisibility and beyond

With another year of technological and automotive innovation behind us, we’ve grown closer to recyclable cars, far-reaching exploration of the cosmos and even an invisibility cloak. Along with time behind the wheels of game-changing vehicles and moments testing future-forward devices, 2022 saw technologies emerge to make the world safer and more empathetic. The following highlights only scratch the surface of what happened around the world …

Nomad Gloves

Made from a super-soft wool blend of 87% ultra-fine, mulesing-free Australian Merino; 11% cashmere from the Mongolian-Manchurian steppe; and a little elastane, Volleback’s Nomad Gloves are cozy, practical and durable. Available in one size, these five-gauge knit gloves are thermoregulating and insulating, as well as naturally water-repellent, odor-resistant and quick-drying. They are perfect for cold-weather camping and hiking, and chilly days commuting through a city.