They say “we travel not to escape life, but for life to not escape us”. Travelling frequently, being on the road, going on adventure trips are what takes the usual Indian dweller away from the mundane city life. In fact, as the world slowly recovers from the global pandemic, people are itching to go out of their house, neighborhood and city, leading to the revival of travel, road and adventure trips across the country. However, there is absolutely no reason why you shouldn’t look your best self while travelling, or wear the coolest jackets and sweatshirts when on the go!
Say hello to Kosha’s capsule Commuter Collection, which are ideal for all your weekend or adventure trips from safaris to mountain hikes. These hoodies and sweatshirts for both men and women are useful wardrobe additions for all seasons and come with a lot of unique features which make them multi functional and ideal as travel wear. So, take a deep dive into our On-the-Go collection that is all-weather and made from 100% Organic Cotton before you book your next getaway from the city!
These designs are suitable from 20°C to 10°C when worn as is without layers but with layers, it can be worn from 10°C to -5°C.
This collection is good for urban activewear and good as outdoor mid-layers. Designed as a commuter collection, it is ideal as travel wear, airport looks or road trips. It can also be worn as chic casuals for grocery runs, visiting friends, an evening jog, a dance workout or as an everyday staple. It can be layered over base layers or below shell layers during cooler months for that extra bit of warmth.
Organic Cotton Sweatshirts : The hoodies for both men and women are designed for those looking for multi-purpose clothing and a minimal aesthetic. These sweatshirts for both men and women are versatile and extremely useful, so apart from taking them on your next adventure trip, you can also wear these to the lounge,while working out or while running out to buy groceries! These travel hoodies come with a lot of pockets and other features that make it the perfect choice if you are an eco-conscious shopper looking for something durable and stylish.
Organic Cotton Sweatpants : These joggers are ideal urban activewear and good as outdoor mid-layers. The easy to style colour can be dressed up with your favourite shoes and accessories or kept sleek and simple for that effortless look. Designed as a commuter collection, it is good for travel, airport looks or road trips. It can also be worn as chic casuals for grocery runs, visiting friends, an evening jog, a dance workout or as an everyday staple. Layer it over base layers or below shell layers during cooler months for that extra bit of warmth.
Organic Cotton Bamboo Sweatshirt and Jogger’s Set : If you love going on difficult hikes, adventure trips, jungle safaris or is simply someone who goes on long vacations to places with pleasant weather, this sweatshirt and jogger’s set should be your ideal choice.
Why 100% Organic Cotton? When you buy organic cotton you are investing in water conservation, cleaner air, better soil and farmer livelihoods. The price for organic cotton is therefore sometimes, but not always, a little high, but still a fair price for sustainability and comfort. Here are four more reasons about why investing in organic cotton makes sense:
Model for the future : By 2025, two-thirds of the world’s population may face water shortages. But organic cotton is 80% rain-fed, which reduces pressure on local water sources. The absence of chemicals also means that water is cleaner and safer. Cotton is often grown in water-scarce areas using irrigation and it takes 2,700 liters of water to make a conventional cotton t-shirt, hence organic cotton looks to be the way forward.
Impacts our food system : Organic cotton is grown from organic cotton seeds. Cotton seed oil is used in a variety of food products such as cookies, chips and vegetable oil, and is also fed to livestock. So while cotton fiber is not something we put in our body, the by-product can make its way into our diets.
Promotes safe work & better livelihoods : Growing organic cotton keeps farmers and their families safe. They are not exposed to toxic chemicals in the field or through their food and water supply. It also means farmers grow more than one crop which supplements their food and income.
Reduces environmental footprint : No toxic chemicals are used in the growing of organic cotton. It doesn’t damage the soil, has less impact on the air, and uses 88% less water and 62% less energy. Conventional cotton uses about 16% of the world’s insecticides and 7% of pesticides leading to environmental degradation.
When we say feature rich, we mean it!
The adjustable hoodie with clinch cord & chin guard makes it suitable for temperate region hikes. It can double up as a mid-layer on top of a base layer or below a shell layer for 12°C and below. A ribbed hem & cuff with a thumb hole. Skin friendly & super soft fabric. Breathable with moisture wicking properties. Adjustable hoodie with clinch cord & chin guard. Suitable for temperate region hikes.
The sleek joggers have ribbed ankle cuffs for a smart & sleek fit. Skin friendly & super soft fabric. Breathable with moisture wicking properties. 2 cross pockets on the front with a W/R finish. 2 zipper pockets & 2 pouch pockets on the side. Adjustable waistband with drawstrings. Suitable for temperate region hikes. Can be a mid-layer with thermals or jackets in less than 12°C.
Be chic & comfortable on your next trip – a hike in the Sahayadris, a jungle safari in Kaziranga, forest strolls in parts of Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh or simply a pleasant staycation getaway at places like Alibaug or Pondichery, make sure you take Kosha’s Organic Cotton Bamboo hoodie jogger’s set with you!
Named after remote Himalayan Ranges
Kosha’s Rimo Hoodie named after the Rimo Muztagh, one of the most remote sub-ranges of the Karakoram mountains at an elevation of 7516 meters. Our Kangto Joggers are named after the highest point (7,060 m.) in Arunachal Pradesh, Kangto Rize mountain.
So, just like life, there is a lot more to travel than that meets the eye. While being on the road is fun and rejuvenating, picking the right clothes as per your travel requirements are equally essential to make your journey memorable. With our On-the-Go collection, we have attempted to design sweatshirts and joggers that are not only cool, but also loaded with important features to keep you comfortable in all weather conditions, so that you can enjoy life on road to the fullest without being worried about the weather!
This article was written by Team Kosha Member : Aditya Das
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