Twenties Trouser

Alps & Meters

120003CS00

29627242446926

$795.00
Rated 5.0 out of 5
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During the 1920s, skiing evolved from practical mode of winter travel to one of winter recreation. Having adopted many of the wardrobe presentations from the en vogue street fashions of the times, ski skirts were the standard attire until the 20s when trousers were adopted, matching the straight lines and trim fitting elements of tailor-made sportswear worn by male members of high society. In a collision of trends, and a growing passion for skiing, designers of the times embraced the specialized creation of sportswear developing practical garments with a streamlined cut, allowing for enhanced range of motion and sleek, sophisticated comfort.

It is in recognition and appreciation of such tailored sportswear garment innovation that Alps & Meters has designed the Twenties Trouser. Elegant, simple, and bold, the trouser is cut from a luxurious Italian stretch merino wool with windproof and waterproof protection for the traditional skier who appreciates the integrity and comfort of classic styling and construction.

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Classic Protection

Ultra luxe 400g stretch water-repellent merino wool face fabric from Reda Italy, backed with protective waterproof, breathable membrane providing ultimate softness, waterproofing/windproofing, and warmth

Traditional Alpine Fit

Straight, tapered leg fit evokes timeless sportswear

Quality & Durability

Full grain, waterproof leather boot panels

Dry & Protected

Interior waterproof membrane and performance four way stretch moisture wicking lining with stretch inner waist and boot gaiters to provide comfortable snow seal

Cut for Comfort

Tailored flair design and side zips allow for over-boot wearability

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Designed by Tradition

The Alps & Meters Twenties Trouser is an authentic and elegant alpine sportswear product marrying the classic sensibilities of skiwear’s early methods of making, clean cut lines, and simplicity of purpose with modern protective technologies. Combining classic trouser construction techniques and fit characteristics, a natural wool blend face fabric, and modern wind proof-water proof membrane, the Twenties Trouser is an elegant Forged Performance style ideally suited to the sophisticated skier. Influenced by the first “tailor-made” skiwear of the early 20th century and its dedication to pure functional design without embellishment, this unique pant evokes an emotional connection to the purity of winter sport and the originality that accompanied an approach to skiwear design which discarded all but the essential elements of total function and comfort. 

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Slim Aarons

The famous photographer's aim to capture "attractive people in attractive places doing attractive things" naturally found its way to iconic locations such as Gstaad and Zermatt.

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Refined Racing: Knitwear through the decades

These female pioneers shaped modern day skiing (and did it with style, precision and power), with knitwear playing an integral part in their athletic attire and après ski uniforms.

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THE STORY

During the 1920s, skiing evolved from practical mode of winter travel to one of winter recreation. Having adopted many of the wardrobe presentations from the en vogue street fashions of the times, ski skirts were the standard attire until the 20s when trousers were adopted, matching the straight lines and trim fitting elements of tailor-made sportswear worn by male members of high society. In a collision of trends, and a growing passion for skiing, designers of the times embraced the specialized creation of sportswear developing practical garments with a streamlined cut, allowing for enhanced range of motion and sleek, sophisticated comfort.

It is in recognition and appreciation of such tailored sportswear garment innovation that Alps & Meters has designed the Twenties Trouser. Elegant, simple, and bold, the trouser is cut from a luxurious Italian stretch merino wool with windproof and waterproof protection for the traditional skier who appreciates the integrity and comfort of classic styling and construction.

FORGED PERFORMANCE

Influenced by the first “tailor-made” skiwear of the early 20th century and its dedication to pure functional design without embellishment, this unique pant evokes an emotional connection to the purity of winter sport and the originality that accompanied an approach to skiwear design which discarded all but the essential elements of total function and comfort.

FORGED PERFORMANCE

Influenced by the first “tailor-made” skiwear of the early 20th century and its dedication to pure functional design without embellishment, this unique pant evokes an emotional connection to the purity of winter sport and the originality that accompanied an approach to skiwear design which discarded all but the essential elements of total function and comfort.

DESIGNED BY TRADITION

Combining classic trouser construction techniques and fit characteristics, a natural wool blend face fabric, and modern wind proof-water proof membrane, the Twenties Trouser is an elegant Forged Performance style ideally suited to the sophisticated skier.

Features & Benefits

Warm, Dry & Protected

Ultra luxe 400g stretch water-repellent merino wool face fabric from Reda Italy, backed with protective waterproof, breathable membrane providing ultimate softness, waterproofing/windproofing, and warmth.

Maximum Utility

Interior waterproof membrane and performance four way stretch moisture wicking lining with stretch inner waist and boot gaiters to provide comfortable snow seal.

Tailored flair design and side zips allow for over-boot wearability.

Quality & Durability

Full grain, waterproof leather protective boot panels.

Backed by a lifetime warranty.

On-mountain trial: Put it to the test in the mountains for 100 days and return it with no questions asked if it does not meet your standards of quality, craftsmanship, or durability.

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Perfect Versatile Pant!

This pant fits perfectly! I am 5’7” and a size 6. It’s a perfect ski pant for skiing, apres ski and just generally to keep warm in the winter. I love pairing it with my Ski Race Knit sweater - I receive so many compliments!

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