Nike Air Force 1 Winter Goretex

10/30/2019 9:19 PM

Nike Air Force 1 Winter Goretex

Nike take their latest Air Force 1 to the next level mixing technologically advanced construction with hints of the militaria.

The Gore-Tex dressed pair is yet another in the “The 10th” series, a line dedicated to the iconic Bill Bowerman and the heroics of his decorated military career. Cut to a high-top height, the pair evokes quite a bit of connection to the model’s duck boot tooling as hardened shells arm the toe box for winter weather, overlays of smooth leathers as well as ballistic nylons further proof the silhouette for harsher weather conditions. The off-white colourway comes contrast with icy blue soles and swooshes as well as bold “GORE-TEX” emblazoned right on the heel. The addition of the ‘zipper bootie’ adorned with toggles at the rear make for an easy on-and-off.

Pairs will be releasing via our online store on Friday the 1st of November from 12am AEDT.

Pairs will be available US8 through to US13 (including some half sizes) for $280AUD.

Until Friday we’ll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump…

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Asics X Affix Works Gel-Kinsei Gore-Tex

Affix and Asics continue their partnership with the release of another GEL-Kinsei OG, this time around giving the technical runner and even more tactical aesthetic with added GORE-TEX.

Following the release of its “New Utility” offerings, Kiko Kostadinov, Taro Ray, Stephen Mann and Michael Kopelman of AFFIX have given the recently-revived classic a clean blue, brown and green-toned upper. By muting the colors, the utilitarian label gives the GEL-Kinsei a clean, industrial-indebted look that suits the shoe’s technical nature.

The sneaker comes equipped as standard with Impact Guidance System technology in the sole unit — which encourages a more natural foot movement as well as internal molded heel counters, a TRUSSTIC SYSTEM for reinforced stability and GEL technology in the front and rear sole unit components. New to the GEL-Kinsei is GORE-TEX, which has been used on the upper to provide weather-resistance.

Pairs will be releasing via our online store on Saturday the 2nd of November from 12am AEDT.

Pairs will be available US8 through to US13 (including some half sizes) for $320AUD.

Until Friday we’ll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump…

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Nike ACG

10/23/2019 12:28 PM

Nike ACG FW19

Who’s ready for some new All Conditions Gear? The latest range from Nike ACG is set to release this Friday the 25th of October.

The collection sees the return of some favourite pieces with Cargo, and Trail Pants making a return alongside the Microfleece Zip-Up. Of course in classic tonal black colours, earthy tones, and bold statement colours that we’ve come to know and love from the retro-inspired outdoor gear.

Waffle Long Sleeves make a return this season too, this time around adorned with a vintage ACG graphics amongst the chest, back, and sleeves. Both long and short sleeved classic logo tees also return with subtle chest embroidery, or large triangle logo print in an array of colours.

It wouldn’t be ready for the great outdoors without a little bit of gore-tex, with a classic court purple and black colour way to match. Primaloft for a little bit of warmth gets added to a hooded zip-up, as well as trail pants to match.

Last and certainly not least the ever-popular pullover hoods return in a series of bright pops of luminous green, and habanero red, as well as dark turquoise to round out the collection.

The entire collection will release online at midnight 12am AEDT Friday the 25th of October, with any remaining pieces will be available in store from 11am the same day.

Until Friday, head on over after the jump for all of the finer details of what’s to release from the collection…

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adidas Originals Stan Smith Gore-Tex Infinium

adidas Originals improve on a beloved classic with a Gore-Tex Infinium infused Stan Smith.

Taking it back to basics, the memorable court silhouette returns in its most traditional footwear white and green colourway. Whilst it may look traditional on the outside, it’s tumbled leather upper conceals Gore-Tex’s Infinium materials, for a thermal warmth. Subtle Gore-Tex branding is debased into the silhouettes heels before a less subtle brand mark sits on the inner-soles.

Pairs will release through our online store at midnight tonight (12am) Saturday the 5th of October.

Sizes US8 through to US12 (including some half sizes) will be available for $170AUD.

Until Saturday, we'll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump...

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Arc'Teryx Veilance

4/12/2019 3:24 PM

Arc'Teryx Veilance Spring Summer 2019

Technical outerwear specialists Arc'Teryx Veilance deliver their latest series of outerwear and pants for the season.

Veilance kick off the season with their flagship silhouette, the Monitor. This season they've wrapped it up in Gore-Tex Pro, giving us a lightweight, and most reliable waterproof finish available.

In keeping with Veilance's precisely crafted silhouettes, the Arris Jacket pairs minimal and precise designs with the upmost premium in water and windproof fabrics from Gore-Tex with their 3L C-Knit. 

The Isogon jacket continues their minimal methods of design, crafted from a brushed cotton and nylon poplin blend. Each Isogon jacket is designed with a spiral sleeve for comfort, fit, and natural articulation during wear.

Arc'Teryx bring a level of comfort and coziness this season with the Dyadic Comp hoody and pants. Both crafted from a series of merino wool, cotton, and nylon, each piece is water resistant, and wind proof. An ultimate level of comfort with the full level of technicallity that we've come to know and love from the ranges.

Another new piece for the season comes in the form of the Apparat pant. These slim fitting, articulated pants are constructed from a water-repellent cotton/nylon poplin. The addition of taped seams throughout and adjustable cuffs with snap closures and you’ve got more details than just about any pants on the market. 

Arc'Teryx Veilance is available exclusively at Up There in Australia both in store and online. Don't forget to head on over after the jump for a closer look at all of the finer details of this season's selections...

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New Balance Tokyo Design Studio R_C2

New Balance's Tokyo Design Studio continue their efforts bringing us their latest Reveal Concept. The R_C2 brings the concept of “reveal” to the upper with translucent materials that expose an overbranded GORE-TEX membrane. These technical elements are complimented with with premium accents and nubuck overlays.

The ENCAP Reveal midsole highlights the traditionally hidden blue ABZORB cushioning alongside a ripple rubber outsole for increased traction and trail feel.

Three colourways of the R_C2 with the MSRC2BB, MSRC2OB, and MSRC2TR releasing this coming Saturday the 23rd of March.

Keep your eyes peeled for further release information in the coming days...

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New Balance Tokyo Design Studio R_C1 Nanamica

For the third instalment of New Balance’s Tokyo Design Studio, they’ve teamed up with Nanamica to give us a capsule collection that brings their core design elements to the RC_1.

This time around their collaborative efforts include a series of signature Coolmax T-Shirts with flocked ‘NB’ detailing, alongside Coolmax Crewneck Sweats. The collaboration wouldn’t be correct unless accompanied by Nanamica’s Cruiser Jacket with Gore-Tex shell and ‘NB’ embroidered detailing.

The final pieces from the capsule collection include Nanamica’s take on the RC_1 silhouette, that wraps the Reveal Concept silhouette in a classic suede and mesh combination that combines Gore-Tex’s weatherproof technology.

The collection will release this coming Saturday the 10th of November.

Sizes US8 through to US11 (including some half sizes) will be available in both colourways of the RC_1 for $250AUD.

Coolmax Tees will be available in sizes S through to XL for $100AUD.

Coolmax Crewneck Sweat will be available in sizes S through to XL for $200AUD.

Gore-Tex Cruiser Jacket will be available in sizes S through to XL for $1200AUD.

Until Saturday head on over after the jump for all of the finer details...

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Nanamica

9/17/2018 9:27 AM

Nanamica FW18

Once again Up There is fortunate enough to have the fan favourite Japanese label ‘Nanamica’ grace our shop floor. Aiming to combine various casual, functional and fashionable elements, the Tokyo based brand certainly lives up to its own agenda, with a range destined to visually stun, but also ensure the upmost comfort and practicality for its wearer.

This season Nanamica has created a range of items which both challenges, and pays homage to, many traditional aesthetics, whilst consistently ensuring excellent craftsmanship throughout.

With traditional garments such as the ‘Alphadry Crew Jacket’ and ‘Alphadry Club Pants’ laying the foundation for Nanamica’s latest offering, the brand seeks to perfectly juxtapose the beautifully simplistic aesthetic offered through the more outlandish designs shown on pieces including — but not limited to — their ‘Vertical Stripe Pants’ and ‘OOAL Graphic Hood Parka.’

Nanamica FW18

However, the ever evolving brand would not be the renowned pillar of the fashion world that it is today without its constant desire to develop its garments beyond the expected. Enter the brands ‘Gore-Tex Soutien Collar Coat’ and ‘Gore-Tex Crusier Jacket,’ which in addition to being absolutely necessary items for any wardrobe, provide a completely impervious shield to rain, sleet and snow for its user, while allowing perspiration to pass through it from within.

Nanamica has perfectly positioned itself to be a critical wardrobe staple throughout these upcoming months, and certainly established itself as a range worth further exploring!

We are absolutely stoked to once again see Nanamica back in stock, and thrilled by their latest offerings!

Nanamica can both found online and in store at Level 1/15 McKillop Street.

For all of the finer details of their latest arrivals, continue reading after the jump.

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adidas Originals NMD TS1 Gore-Tex Triple Black

The next chapter in adidas’ ever-popular NMD range is set to hit our shelves this Thursday the 6th of September. This time around the TS1 comes wrapped in a fully prime knit upper melded together with Gore-Tex’s all weather fabrics. The ultra-modern lightweight trainer is ready to hug your feet and keep them dry regardless what Mother Nature is throwing your way. The TS1’s new lacing system features a velcro lace cover hiding a stretch lace for a cozy fit, before sitting atop the ever-comfortable boost sole unit in all its stealth black glory.

Releasing in a triple black goretex this Thursday the 6th of September at 12am midnight AEST.

Remaining pairs will release in store from 11am the same day.

Pairs will be available in sizes US7 through to US13 (including some half sizes) for $340AUD.

Until Thursday, head on over after the jump for all of the finer details…

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Nanamica SS18 One Ocean All Lands

For Spring/Summer 2018 Japanese mainstays Nanamica make their way into our stable of brands here at Up There and Lower Grounds.

Bringing together utility and sports as the key focus for each garment, Nanamica deliver comfortable and meaningful pieces ready for everyday use. Combine this with a heavy focus on technical fabrics and impeccable construction techniques and you’ve got garments that transcend the season in which they were crafted.

This season’s collection ‘One Ocean, All Lands’ brings us key pieces of outerwear, t-shirts, and headwear, created as a standard with advanced functionality to be used anywhere and everywhere by anyone. After all, the ocean is one and the world is connected, why can’t outerwear and garments be a universal language? Pairing this ethos with strong tones from Japan’s surrounding waters of mossy khaki greens, and deep ocean navy, Nanamica gives us two key fabrics across their garments.

Nanamica SS18 One Ocean All Lands

GORE-TEX a standard in ultra-lightweight water repellant fabrics are wrapped around the classic stylings of the parka-esque Shell Coat in Black and Navy.

For a lighter weight and more relaxed finish, Nanamica have developed a water repellant Taffeta Polyester. This fabric has a unique finish that allows subtle peeks of the backing fabric under certain lights. Utilising this technical fabric against Light Khaki and Navy Cruiser Jackets, Crew Jacket, and ever-comfortable Easy Pants.

The collection is now available at our Level 1/15 McKillop Street store, as well as online. For all of the finer details from our lookbook, take a peek after the jump...

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