For women anxious to have at their gardens this Spring, Duluth Trading Company is launching its most durable, functional and fashionable gear for tackling Spring chores. The company’s women’s collection now offers more vests, jackets and pants that keep up.
Duluth Trading has taken all the ingenuity, performance and durability of its men’s line to develop feminine products tough enough for work, yet figure-friendly for a woman’s comfort and fit. Designed with gardeners and outdoor enthusiasts in mind, Duluth women’s workwear can withstand burrs, thorns, mud and the sweltering sun to provide layers of protection from the elements and terrain, not to mention the washer and dryer.
“Women work relentlessly, play hard and travel in our gear, so it’s important for Duluth to get the details right,” says Stephanie Pugliese, senior vice president marketing and product development. “While we’re all about flexible, functional gear, we also realize our customers want good-looking pieces with a feminine edge in terms of a contoured fit, styles and color offerings.”
Ingenious Workwear! Check out top gardening gear from Duluth Trading Company:
NEW Utility Jacket / Item # 44003
Utility Vest / Item # 51009
Hardcore customers rave about the thoughtful design of our Utility Vest so we’ve adapted this trusty sidekick into a Utility Jacket for spring. Same lightweight, breathable, pocket-laden Vest but with sleeves. Not just any ordinary sleeves. Articulated elbows and under arm gussets encourage reach without the creep. Under arm and a back mesh panel vent for airflow to keep cool. A back locker loop makes it easy to hang in a tool shed when you need an extra layer for warmth or to stay clean for a quick chore. Two-way front zip unzips from the bottom to make bending, crouching and sitting easier. And if that wasn’t enough, this lightweight fabric is UPF 50 for sun protection and Teflon® finished to resist stains and water.
Utility Jacket & Vest features:
• Colors: Khaki, Steel Blue, Dark Red
• Two zip pockets on chest
• Six elasticized pockets on front to keep items from falling out as you move around
• Two zip pockets inside
• Pencil pocket inside
• Cell phone sleeve (Vest Only)
• Protective sun collar
• 70% cotton/30% nylon
• Machine wash
NEW Molded Bottom Garden Tote / Item # 49019
Sturdy Molded Bottom Garden Tote will be used a million ways to Sunday. Haul it to the garden or fill it to the brim at the farmer’s market, Duluth Trading’s new Molded Bottom Garden Tote will become indispensible this summer. Teeming with pockets – mesh, flapped and open – keeps gear organized and at the ready. The generous interior has a molded EVA bottom that just begs to be hosed out. Bright Red sturdy 1680D ballistic nylon exterior with shoulder strap and non-slip PVC handle provide comfort for heavy loads.
NEW Flex Fire Hose® Jacket / Item # 44005
NEW Flex Fire Hose® Vest / Item # 44006
Only Duluth Trading Company would be inspired by fire hose to create its super soft but sturdy Flex Fire Hose fabric. It’s tough as blazes but never stiff like the competition’s canvas. Both the Vest and Jacket are chock full of pockets for tools, phones, gloves and MP3 players. Subtle shaping and snap adjustability on the back get the feminine fit just right. Spandex® stretch and a modern bi-swing back provide freedom of movement. Teflon® treated to resist stains and repel water.
• Colors: New colors (Dark Corral and Cadet Blue) and sturdy neutrals (Olive, Black and Khaki)
• Tough but soft 8 oz. Fire Hose Stretch cotton canvas for warm weather comfort
• Two-way front zip offers ease when you’re driving, sitting, bending, crouching
• Stand up collar for sun protection
• 97% cotton / 3% Spandex
• Machine wash
NEW Oil Cloth Travel Tote / Item # 24208
Spills, schmills! The “barnworthy” Oil Cloth Travel Tote repels water, and dirt shrugs right off. We've made space for everything inside, courtesy of a front organizer zip compartment with key fob, a mesh water bottle pocket, a side pocket for magazines, and a side flap pocket for anything else. A light-colored lining makes it easy to see and find what's inside – no more losing small items in the murky depths of a black bag. The Oil Cloth Travel Tote also touts a secure zip top and reinforced cotton web straps that make lugging loads comfortable. 12"W x 6"D x 13 1/4 "H
NEW Field Vest / Item # 44002
NEW Field Skort / Item # 46106
Some days you just want to get it done, hose off and go. The new Field Skort, Short, Pant and Vest are the perfect summer wardrobe staples to grab for hot weather work, outdoor adventures, even travel. Constructed from a nylon/spandex blend fabric that’s incredibly abrasion resistant and tough yet feels lightweight, Field dries quickly and offers UPF 50 sun protection. Popular Duluth vest features are incorporated such as two-way zipper, spandex stretch side panels and lots of pockets, including a few reinforced ones so sharp objects don’t poke through. Pants have articulated knees to provide freedom of movement, back “V” loop to keep belts in place and contoured waist to eliminate gapping.
• Colors: Vintage Olive, Sand, Black
• 4.7 oz. lightweight fabric
• 97% Nylon / 3% Spandex®
• Machine wash, shake, line dry quickly!
NEW Garden Pants / Item # 46104
Bend, squat, kneel and tiptoe through the tulips this spring in our new Garden Pants. Designed for freedom of movement, these hardworking pants feature a crotch gusset, elasticized adjustable waist and internal knee pads to get the job done in comfort. Pant hems are also elasticized so they stay put in mucky boots. Handy pockets keep cell phones, keys and cash secure. Soft cotton/nylon blend fabric stays cool in the hot sun with an added UPF 50 protection. (Knee Pad Inserts sold separately.)
• Colors: Steel Blue, Khaki
• Also available as Garden Shorts
• Relaxed Fit: Follows curves and leaves room to move; sits slightly below the waist.
• Teflon® finish for stain and water resistance
• Two front side pockets with mesh pocket bags
• Two back welt pockets
• Cell phone welt pocket on back with mesh pocket bag
• 70% cotton / 30% Nylon
• Machine wash
NEW COLORS Crusher Hat / Item # 40205
Stuff. Smash. Stash. Duluth Trading’s most popular selling Crusher Hat is now available in six new colors for Spring. Stuff it in a garden tote, stash it in a carry on bag, or smash it into your glove box, the flexible brim and crown bounce back to look presentable every time. The built-in UPF 50 protection and easy portability of this hat offers shelter from the sweltering sun wherever you go. Mesh sides catch the summer breeze while the adjustable cord keeps it from flying off.
• New Colors: Dark Wedgewood, Light Purple, Sienna, Washed Blue, Dark Khaki, Fatigue Green
• 3-3/8" wide brim
• Easy-care 100% cotton twill with polyester mesh
• Machine wash
NEW Longtail T® 3/4 Sleeve Henley / Item #45010
Two glorious inches. That’s all it takes to make all the difference for better on-the-job coverage so pull up your sleeves and work tug-free this spring and summer in our Longtail T-shirts. The new ¾ Sleeve Henley is a great option for layering or when the weather is still a little breezy. Soft, durable 100% cotton is pre-washed to resist shrinkage, fading and pilling and treated to provide UPF 35 protection.
• Colors: Light Yellow, Bright Purple Heather, Oceanside Blue, Aqua, Light Gray Heather with Aqua Stripe, Punch, White, Light Gray Heather, Kelly Green, Red Heather, Black
• Longtail T-Shirts also available as Tank, Crew, Hoodie and V-Neck
• 6.5-oz., 100% cotton
• Machine wash
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