The best part about the holidays is the feeling of giving a gift. It may inspire the receiver in many ways, especially if it has to do with golf. Golf requires mental focus improving the brain, gets us outdoors for fresh air to improve well-being, and physical ability swinging the club, and physical endurance if you walk 18 improving health. It is also a fun hobby to give us a break from technology and give kids a focus. Traveling can also improve our sense of well-being, golf courses allow us to delve into the beautifully setting we’ve chosen to visit. We have the perfect gear from A to Z to make it more than just a gift or trip this season.
For the sophisticated golfer, the Easton sweater tech-hybrid sweater is the ultimate gift and travel item with its luxurious comfort of Merino Wool on the inside, plaited with the performance qualities of Sorona polyester on the outside. Merino wool is highly breathable, wicking moisture away from the body; the wearer stays dry and helps to regulate body temperature regardless of the temperature. The approach to use natural fibers that Aristo18 has diligently created, embraces the subtle exquisiteness the world around us has to offer. Whether you are enjoying a round of golf with your associates, traveling with your family, or finalizing a boardroom conference meeting, Aristo18 gives you everything needed to feel great and do it all with polished class. The new benchmark of luxury-lifestyle, Aristo18 is a one-stop shop to creating your own refined look. Stay current, play well, and always perform like a gentleman with Aristo18’s exceptional men’s trousers. www.aristo18.com
For the fashion forward environmentally conscious man or woman golfer, Chase54 as their scientists always strive to create sustainable fabrics by using organic materials like corn and coffee. By using recycled materials like polyester fiber from re-cycled PET bottles, otherwise ending up in landfills, we have a sustainability commitment we feel proud of as well. The Sorona by DuPont® is the most popular because of its color brilliancy and incredibly soft-hand feel. It’s also a renewable source, originally derived from corn polymers, which upholds our sustainability focus. However, many tour pros and other CHASE54 fans love the High Gauge functionality because it is featherweight, yet not transparent. For ladies, the Masyn jacket is the best jacket to travel with marled texture to give it a fashion appeal. Thumbholes as such a comfortable addition to lifestyle pieces keep the sleeves down and hands warm on those chilly mornings. It makes a great gift for any lady. www.chase54.com
Blends are the absolute best fabrics to bring on any golf destination. Even Florida can sometimes be cool and breezy in winter so having a nice, soft cotton fabric against the skin feels extremely pleasant. The technical blend still performs, wicking sweat away from the body and maintaining its shape even folded in a suitcase. The timeless and classic look of Devereux makes it a great gift for any guy. The best selling Oliver is a luxurious lightweight jersey made of a 65% Pima Cotton and 35% Polyester blend. The Sophisticated look of the polo shirt features contrasting details to grab attention like button cuffs, collar placket and shoulder inserts. Beautiful contrast piping in subtle colors pairs perfectly with trousers and a blazer. www.dvrxgolf.com
No matter the age of the lady on your gift list, wardrobe versatility and figure accentuation is what she is looking for. It’s name proves it is great for the plane, the Jofit Jet Set Jacket is a must have piece for a variety of activities from traveling, to golfing, shopping, dining, walking, wearing as a comfortable layering piece. The style is smart and sexy for the entire day with the shape flattering bottom is and new classy “uptown” neckline. Pair with Jo Slimmer Pant amazing technology of 4 way stretch woven fabric, with tummy-flattening contoured waistband and vented bottom hem. Designed to wear with ease and move with your every swing and step. Enhanced with our signature back patch pockets at score card size for on or off the course. Also, available in an extremely cute in a pedal pusher style. www.jofit.com
Nexbelt technology is sure to impress as a gift, especially teenagers but also perfect for men and lady golfers. We all know after a holiday meal how our belts need to be loosened a hole or two but with the new belt with no holes style, the perfect fit is always achievable. We recommend the versatile black and white stripe Newport style from the canvas line for ladies as the smaller buckle is much more manageable. Need the perfect gift to get your teenage daughter excited for her next round, the bling line will sure catch her eye. Teenage guys choose a bright color from the Color series or their favorite country from the Heritage series. For men, we recommend the rich classic looks of the Essentials or Repile collection with a buttery rich touch yet an old world feel. Combined with cutting edge technology make these closet staples great for every occasion. Bring only one belt on your trip for golf, a night out, work, or a casual day. Each Nexbelt is 48” long and needs to be cut to fit an individual’s waist size, so it may be a nice finishing touch to cut the belt to size before giving as a gift. www.nexbelt.com
The guaranteed dryness with ProQuip rainsuits will toughen up any fair weather golfer. Quiet outer and lightweight lining to allow for freedom of movement, highly breathable qualities result in maximum comfort in all conditions. Red jackets are the best because they’re versatile, traditional while bold, and colorful. It is also available in Black and Bright Blue. The Men’s Lined Lambswool Sweater specially treated so that water beads up and runs off the wool. Shown here in Bordeaux is made with 100% premium British lambswool and lined with performance polyester. These garments are warm, breathable, windproof, and water-resistant. This knitwear is easy care meaning the garment is machine washable and can be tumble dried. Use a warm iron to reinvigorate water repellency after washing. $200 for ladies, the Sophie Ultralite is a classic cut jacket in four bold color ways Black Bluebell Teal and Coral. It features ProQuip’s phenomenally popular award-winning ultralite fabric technology for an ultra-lightweight, super soft feeling and waterproof for complete protection from wind and rain. www.proquipusa.com
Whether they look up to Rickie Fowler or Lexi Thompson, these cool cats inspire your young or teenage golfer to wear bright colors and be a force on the course. PUMA creates coordinated collections to make it easy to purchase an entire wardrobe as a gift. Like the Roadmap Stripe golf polo shirt for example, one of the best selling this year because of the multiple pants to match, is now on sale to make room for the new collection. PUMA is perfect for travel too as the tech fabrics do not wrinkle. Don’t forget they also have the matching golf glove and golf cleats with amazing technology. Purple, orange, lime, yellow, or blue, no matter the electric hue you choose, just be glad it won’t add to the electricity bill this season. www.pumagolf.com
For the preppy all American, the Tommy Hilfiger Golf collections make great gifts for both men and women golfers. Even for teenagers, as brand ambassador Keegan Bradley contributes to the golf cool factor among young golfers. You may not be able to purchase the Keegan Bradley custom made Brand Jordan spikes but maybe the Jordan sneakers with golf ball inspired side paneling. The Tommy red, white, and navy palette draws inspiration from iconic coastal golf destinations with nautical classic stripes in a variety of widths and bold color-blocking on polos and outerwear. Touches of modern black, inspired by the city’s distinct architecture crisp, sophisticated color palette. The feminine look of the women’s collection brings to mind the refined country club lifestyle finished with gold-color trim, button and zipper detailing highlighted throughout, shorts, sweaters and outerwear. www.Tommy.com
Wolsey wasn’t tested in the North Pole but happens to be tested in the South Pole by Captain Robert Falcon Scott in his historic race, making the perfect gift for the Sportsman or Pioneer in your life. Or anyone whose style is aligned with the company’s team of inspiring brand ambassadors – legendary designer Johan Lindeberg, Tour players Robert Rock, Tom Lewis and James Heath, and polar explorer Alex Hibbert. Also worn by golfing greats Peter Allis, Tony Jacklin, David Feherty. Each champions Wolsey’s spirit of adventure that stretches back to the company’s founding in 1755.
Just because they are the oldest existing clothing brands doesn’t mean they do not have the newest technologies. The Invista THERMOCOOL technology dual regulates body temperature to ensure the sportswear is “fit for purpose.” merino polos, base layers, knitwear and pants, as well as breathable, waterproof and multi-layer outerwear. The British heritage brand Wolsey premium men’s apparel for sporting endeavors has premiered its AW14 Sportsman collection at New York Golf Center, Manhattan’s premier golf retail authority and www.Wosley.com