Londonderry / Amsterdam – 16/11/23 – Velocio brings its new lifestyle items providing warmth and practical style for the winter months. Its technical cycling collection has been praised by media outlets, cyclists, and ambassadors, and those features are brought into the Lifestyle Wear.
Now the brand from Londonderry, brings not just its mindset and knowledge, but also recycled fabrics and natural fibers to its lifestyle collection, where Merino wool makes the casual line an ideal companion for everything, from gym sessions to quiet stretching sessions at home, consisting in three main items:
- The Wo/Men's Recon Merino Sweat Pant, with 285gsm heavyweight Merino wool fleece-lined recycled fabric
- Wo/Men's Recon Merino Crew Sweatshirt, 285gsm heavyweight Merino wool fleece lined recycled fabric
- Wo/Men's Recon Hoodie, merino wool blend heavyweight fleece
The Wo/Men's Recon Stealth Pant brings a more outdoor tone, with a PFAS-Free DWR treated stretch woven fabric from MecTex, the pant becomes an ideal commuting companion, with an easy-to-care fabric that will even make the best out of office days, while being able to take the bike journey through town.
Another item that stands for the winter indoor sessions is the Women's Stealth Legging, with ultra-high 50 gauge microfiber compression fabric.
Velocio will increase its Lifestyle line for 2024, adding more items and colors to the collection while keeping the technical details on the spot.
Velocio was founded in 2014 with the launching of a women’s collection. Since then, its approach has been driven by three pillars: creating better garments, committing to a higher standard, and creating community.
Responsibility is at the company's core, and Velocio always tries to source the most environmentally responsible suppliers, using recycled fabrics whenever possible, and biodegradable packaging in its shipping materials. causes, a fact that they celebrated with a special collaboration jersey with 1% for the Planet. Furthermore, its manufacturing partner follows EU labor guidelines, which oversee conditions of employment, discrimination, equal pay, and the protection of pregnant workers.
Velocio is the only member of the 1% for the Planet organization in the cycling industry.