One thing that we are increasingly focused on is telling our brands' stories, and how we can connect our clients with the brands they want to own. It's things like sustainability, low carbon impact, adventure ready, and long lasting products that are super important in our industry, and resonate with our clients. We hope you enjoy the uniquely curated selection of products offered at Treads 'n Threads!
Osprey packs & accessories
Osprey grew from one person’s desire to use and make more comfortable, longer lasting and functionally sound packs. Over the last forty-something years we’ve stayed true to this ethos as we’ve grown as a company and a brand and our company’s founder, Mike Pfotenhauer, is still the mad hatter leading our designs and innovations.
This is Cotopaxi. This is Gear For Good.
It started with a group of friends who wanted to make the world better. Their goal: shake up the outdoor industry with a better way of doing business. This is our story, and this is Gear For Good.
Eagle Creek bags
Sometimes only having wheels isn’t enough, like traveling through the cobal stones of Europe or the sandy roads of the African Sahara. Convertible bags are a great option because you can wheel them when the road allows, but just as easily carry them on your back when it doesn’t.
The SmartWool story starts in the heart of the Colorado Rockies where product ideas are born every time we step out our back door.
At the heart of our products is the highest quality Merino yarn available, from sheep raised in some of the most amazing places on earth. Places like the beautiful ranches of New Zealand and Uruguay.
But that’s only the beginning of our story. The timeless craftsmanship found in the American Southeast skillfully transforms fiber to form, ultimately making the world’s best performance socks, right here in America.
Oh so popular and … Freaking Awesome!
FITS ® is a premium sock brand resulting from the collaboration of third and fourth generation textile manufacturers to create the absolute best fitting sock in the marketplace as a response to an industry-wide epidemic of ill-fitting socks. Utilizing only the best raw materials available, FITS ® incorporates innovative, proprietary engineering and technology to create the most comfortable, best-fitting sock in the world. The result: a product line that embodies the crucial connection between fit and performance.
In 1988 Ellen and Eric Gil opened a 450-square-foot sock boutique called Sockshop and Shoe Company. That modest store has now grown to become an iconic cornerstone of downtown Santa Cruz. After over a decade in business, Ellen, Eric, and Cassandra continue to lead Socksmith Design to new heights. The goal is still the same: to bring the best creative novelty designs to sock lovers everywhere, always with excellent customer service and uncompromising quality.
No Boring Socks!
Shop Aksels for original Colorado hats and state branded snapback hats, strapback hats, dad hats, trucker hats, and flex fit hats.
Finding the right hat is no small thing. Which is why a lot of people simply say, “I’m not a hat person.” To them we respond: “You just haven’t found the right hat.”
Whether you have short hair or long, a big head or a tiny one, and even if you don’t think you’re a ‘hat person,’ we’re pretty sure we make a hat that you will love.
We’ll keep water icy cold on a hot sunny beach. And serve up a hot coffee on the chairlift ride. We’ll sit patiently by your camp chair with frosty cold beer while you gather wood for the fire. Or keep you hydrated on a hike: ice, water, go. And five hours later, after driving to the trailhead and climbing 2,000 feet, you’ll still have ice and water while you enjoy the view. We’ll bring you hot tea on misty riverside mornings when the steelhead are running, hot cocoa to coax your kids along a snowy trail, and a refreshing sip of “all-about-you” during Saturday afternoon yoga. We’re not just along for the ride. We’re along to help make the ride awesome.
More than 25 years ago, BUFF® invented the tubular headwear category with our Original BUFF® product. As the outdoor industry has progressed, we have evolved with it, incorporating the latest in technical fabric innovations while remaining true to our heritage of quality and craftsmanship. It’s the reason that athletes and outdoor enthusiasts trust our products, and why BUFF® is the original multifunctional headwear.
Hear your Music and the World around you!
The next generation of bone conduction technology is what’s inside our lightest and most organically designed open ear headphones to date. We cut the bulk and used titanium everywhere possible to ensure they not only fit more securely but sound better too. Trekz Air are inspired by the demands of elite and aspiring athletes motivated by their music and their world.
Orthotics are a major focus for Aetrex, the company has also pioneered an industry-altering digital foot scanner, the iStep. This patented foot scanning technology is designed to accurately measure foot size, arch type and pressure points in a matter of seconds. The technology immediately custom selects the ideal footwear and orthotics for your feet.