Bridgedale – DuoLite Beanie Hat

The DuoLite is made from 2 layers of DriRelease fabric, which is as soft as linen and will dry off quicker than a natural-fibre weave if it gets wet or sweaty. DriRelease is an American fabric which uses a mix of moisture-loving and moisture-hating threads to pull sweat from your skin and then actively encourage it to evaporate away, rather than soak in to the fabric.

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Socks – Bridgedale Endurance Trail Light

Very comfy and snug socks. The packet rates them at a 2/5 warmth level, but I’d disagree and say that they’re pretty warm on a cold day. They protect the heel and achilles well, and they have a thinner panel on the front of the ankle to help keep you ventilated. I enjoy wearing these socks a lot. Only held back from a 5 rating by virtue of the fact that they’re not QUITE as comfortable as SmartWool’s Adrenaline Hiking socks.

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