Natural landscape is an overlooked inspiration for vehicle design as well as fashion. In some cases, earth tones speak louder than vibrant colors just as seeing the “No Service” indicator on a phone does not mean immediate danger. This week’s Wheels and Wardrobe focuses on discovering new roads while having the apparel and accessories to compliment the journey. The 2020 Land Rover Defender is the weapon of choice for conquering the climate and conditions of the outdoor environment.
The Outsider Breakdown
2020 Land Rover Defender MSRP $46,100
Garmin Instinct Solar Watch $400
Melin A-Game Hydro Hat $59
Carhartt WIP Nimbus Pullover $248
Period Correct Core Logo T-Shirt $40
Norse Projects Alvar Gore-Tex Infinium Pants $225
Adidas Terrex Free Hiker Parley Hiking Shoes $200
Oakley Sutro S Prizm Sunglasses $166
Land Rover Explore R Phone $399 GBP
GoPro Hero 9 Camera $350
Tumi Meadow Backpack $395
Land Rover has reintroduced the timeless Defender. The new model represents 70 years of innovation and improvement, honoring the vehicle’s history for rugged solidity while thoroughly remaining a Defender for the 21st century.
Instinct is a GPS smartwatch built to break convention, conquer the elements and endure longer. It’s now taking battery life to a new level by harnessing the power of the sun.
Based off a classic hooded windbreaker, the Carhartt WIP Nimbus Pullover is a lightweight jacket geared for all seasons.
Land Rover has developed the Defender as a historic 4×4 that conquers all terrain. Period Correct helps celebrate the milestones with their vintage auto clothing collection.
The Norse Project Alvar GORE-TEX INFINIUM™, is a technical pant with a mesh lining and Duraflex anodized black aluminium buckle adjuster. Features include, zip side pockets, and an invisible side leg zip.
Disconnect, escape and recharge your spirit on the trail. The Adidas Terrex Free Hiker Parley Hiking shoes give you the comfort to push farther and hike longer.
The Melin A-Game HYDRO was engineered with a hydrophobic technology on the crown panels designed to bead away water and prevent absorption.
The Oakley Sutro S Prizm’s exclusive lens technology is designed to enhance color and contrast so you can see more detail.
Tough yet elegant, the Explore R stands out and blends in – for all the right reasons. Designed to thrive in exciting environments whilst seamlessly integrating into everyday life.
The all new GoPro Hero 9 includes more screens and upgraded capabilities for anyone to capture the perfect shot.
An outstanding everyday choice for work, weekends, and travel, the Meadow Backpack features a dedicated laptop compartment, as well as a water-resistant water bottle pocket that can be used on the interior or exterior of the bag, offering extra space when needed.