How to wash down jackets?
How to wash down jackets? In Bergans, we often get questions about the washing and maintenance of down jackets. In this article, we guide you through the best way to wash a down jacket so that it retains its shape and function!
How to wash a shell jacket?
Do you have a shell jacket that needs a wash but not sure how it should be done? Here you get a step-by-step description of the best way to maintain your shell jacket and shell pants!
Autumn-check your hard-shell garment
Autumn is here and winter is coming. Either you are strolling through the city or hiking in nature, a hard-shell jacket sure is a clever thing to have at hand. Here’s our checklist to prepare your weather protective garment for the cold and wet seasons.
Midlayer - what to choose?
When choosing a midlayer you must consider insulation and moisture wicking benefits. This guide helps you find the right midlayer for your next adventure.
How to choose the right daypack?
"Daypack" is an established term among hikers, but what are we really talking about and what should you consider when buying a new one?
How to adjust the backpack
A properly adjusted backpack is much more comfortable to wear. Proper adjustment not only makes you feel less tired and gives you more energy to enjoy your trip.
Waterproofness - what does it actually mean?
Waterproofness is a relative term. Learn about how we measure waterproofness in outdoor garments and how we rank them.
Buying a down jacket? Remember this!
No other material can measure up to the benefits of down when it comes to warmth, weight and comfort. Here's a quick guide to down from Bergans.
Down or “synthetic”, which is best?
Hva er best av dun og syntet? Det kommer an på bruk og værforhold. Les mer her!
It’s what’s on the inside that counts
Wool works year round. The material warms you up when its cold and cools you off when its warm.
Is shellwear and rainwear same-same?
Is shell clothing the same as rainwear? This is a question we get asked a lot at Bergans. The answer is quite simple so let's take a look.
Are you on board with multilayering?
Here's why it's always a good idea to dress multilayered when you're on tour.
What is a shell jacket?
All-weather jacket, rain jacket, hiking jacket. Here at Bergans, we call them hardshell jackets, but what are they actually?