Outdoor Gear Made From Unconventional Materials
“Bison down,” eucalyptus trees, old billboards, and more. Gear made from unexpected stuff can be unexpectedly versatile.
Ripstop nylon and goose down are so 1982. Today's designers are incorporating unconventional materials to jazz up the latest outdoor-adventure products. As it turns out, gear made from the unexpected can be unexpectedly versatile.