(Charles Dustin Sammann)

The Best Women’s Après Gear of 2019


Heading out the door? Read this article on the new Outside+ app available now on iOS devices for members! Download the app.

Kit to relax with after a big day on the mountain

(Courtesy Icebreaker)

Icebreaker Siren LS Sweetheart Base Layer ($80)

Made of a merino-nylon-Lycra blend, the scoop-neck Siren kept us warm from airport security to Banff’s Lake Louise resort. But its comfy elegance served us best with a hot toddy in hand.

Buy Now

(Courtesy Eddie Bauer)

Eddie Bauer Superior Down Mittens ($70)

We were charmed by the faux-fur cuffs, but these glove-lined mittens kept our hands warm, too, thanks to 650-fill down insulation.

Buy Now

(Courtesy Rossignol)

Rossignol Alya Sweater ($180)

Throw on this merino crewneck—with Rossi’s famous retro rooster logo emblazoned across the front—to evoke skiing’s iconic eras, from Warren Miller’s Sun Valley days to the classic Hot Dog…The Movie.

Buy Now

(Courtesy Kaenon)

Kaenon Strand Sunglasses ($179)

The cat-eye silhouette of the Strand is subtle, while the high-contrast polarized copper lenses are ideal for low-light conditions.

Buy Now

(Courtesy Turtle Fur)

Turtle Fur Trisha Hat ($14)

Few hats are more comfortable than this knit acrylic number, with warm fleece and a snug fit. The bushy pom adds sass.

Buy Now

(Courtesy Kuhl)

Kühl Møva Skinny Pants ($85)

With tapered legs, the nylon Møva is flattering and cocktail-hour comfy. Ample pockets elevate it above typical leggings.

Buy Now

(Courtesy Skida)

Skida Ullr Shawl ($180)

Sure, we’d all love to take a trip to Nepal and come home with a gorgeous cashmere shawl. Until then, Skida’s will do just fine. The elegant Ullr kept us warm long after the sun set.

Buy Now

(Courtesy Keen)

Keen Elsa II Boots ($120)

Free your feet with these waterproof leather shoes. They’re plenty toasty, and the lugged soles provide grip on snowy streets.

Buy Now

(Courtesy Smartwool)

Smartwool PhD Pro Free Ski Socks ($30)

These Angel Collinson signature socks are built to ski all day. They’re made of a merino-nylon blend, with contoured padding in the shins and just enough compression to keep calves fresh. The owl graphic is too cool not to flash over a beer.

Buy Now​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

(Courtesy Velomacchi)

Velomacchi Giro 35 Pack ($179)

Designed for the motor­cycle set, the Giro has an abrasion-resistant waterproof nylon exte­rior. It’s durable enough to withstand a high-speed crash or, more likely, a snowy bonfire party. Also included: sleeves for a tire gauge and a hydration bladder.

Buy Now​​​​​​​

From Winter 2019 Buyer’s Guide Lead Photo: Charles Dustin Sammann

When you buy something using the retail links in our stories, we may earn a small commission. We do not accept money for editorial gear reviews. Read more about our policy.