Blaklader Work Gear – Move Over Carhartt

Update 10-27-2011 I was outside all day yesterday replacing a roof.  I can’t say I wore my jacket all day long because I didn’t want to ruin it when I was doing the tear off.  It was about 40 degrees outside and it may not seem cold to most, but it was pretty cold.  It was the first cold day of the year, so it always tends to feel a little colder than normal.  When I was laying the felt down, I did have my jacket on.  All I can say is this was very comfortable and surprisingly warm.  The most important thing with this jack was how easily I still could move.  When I swung a roll of felt on my shoulders or bend down to pound a couple nails in, the jacket moved with me.  It wasn’t like some jackets where the sleeves road up on you or you could feel there wasn’t enough material in the shoulders etc.  I think I have my new winter jacket.   Original Post 6-5-2011 Yes that’s me in the shirt, the one I wear almost everyday.   It’s called Blaklader.  You may or may not have heard of them, but they have been in business for over 50 years, so they know their stuff.  Man that’s a cool looking shirt. Blaklader has a long line of products, but we are only going to cover a...

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