Saturday, November 6, 2010

Fashionable Gear

Women in Japan are hooked on hiking but with a catch: The... Robert Gilhooly / Bloomberg

Perfect for mountaineering, this new fashion trend is sweeping Japan. I like this quote:

’I want to wear something cute like a skirt,’ said Machiko Miyauchi, 25, who made her first ascent of Mount Fuji, Japan's highest peak, earlier this year after buying new equipment and shoes. ‘Climbing is healing. You can breathe fresh, clean air.’”

I am often seen in cute climbing outfits. It’s ‘cause I carefully coordinate colors and styles and pay attention to the latest trends That’s my secret. What’s yours?

2 comments:

JR said...

For me it's not the cute climbing outfits so much that make or break a good climbing experience, it's the appropriate hair style that gets you closer to the top. Remember the southern ladies have it down, 'the higher the hair the closer to jesus'.

Elizabeth said...

Jen... LOL