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Archive for September, 2015

Restock – Archival Flap Musette

September 27th, 2015


We’ve restocked our popular, practical Archival Flap Musette which combines the simplicity of a cycling musette with the durability and use value of a field bag. This Fall, the bag is being offered in waxed canvas in tan and olive. We also sell a stealth edition in all black waxed twill. As a testament to the classic style and durability of this model, Cino Heroica – a vintage cycling event celebrating the early days of road racing – commissioned Archival to create a special edition “Cino” Flap Musette. On or off the bike, the Archival Flap Musette will stand up to years of use and abuse while aging in style.

New – Archival Wool Cap

September 21st, 2015

Archival Knit Hat combo Archival Knit Hat Orange Archival Knit Olive Knit Hat gray

Introducing the Archival Wool Cap – cardigan knit in warm and sturdy merino wool. Stock up at $44 a cap. Made in USA.

Inspired by traditional knit wool watch caps worn by fisherman, sailors and alpine climbers, our Wool Knit Cap is constructed in the USA of soft, 100% merino wool.  It is constructed using a ribbed, knit cardigan weave that conforms closely to the head white maintaining its shape. Designed for active outdoor use.  Will keep you warm and dry when the going gets cold and wet. Available in gray, olive and orange.

For more information, visit the Archival Web Shop.

Archival Caps for Fall

September 11th, 2015

Archival Bucket Denim Styled

Archival Bucket Wax Crop

Archival Trail Cap Wax Detail

Bucket Hat Denim Style

Field test an Archival wax or denim cap for Fall. It will quickly become your trusty, everyday cap – a warm and waterproof companion on rides, rainy commutes or early morning walks. All Archival caps are made in the USA of best quality materials. Our five panel Archival Trail Cap is made from a lightweight, closely woven, 5.5 ounce waxed cotton/nylon which is lightweight and durable. The Archival Bucket Hat comes in a heavier weight, 8 ounce waxed cotton canvas. We also offer this model in a 10 ounce Japanese cotton denim.

Coming soon – 100% merino wool, knit hats for cooler days.

For more info, visit the Archival Web shop.

Archival Rucksack – New Colorways for Fall

September 4th, 2015

Archival Rucksack Detail 16

Archival Rucksack Detail 17

Archival Rucksack Olive Detail 3

Rucksack Dark Brown Number Detail

This Fall, we’re updating our original Archival Rucksack with a new leather treatment and 24 oz waxed cotton twill fabric colorways including olive, dark brown, ranger tan and black. The Rucksack now comes trimmed in an original shade of Horween Chromexcel. The bag’s classic design remains unchanged. With a slim profile, durable construction and sensible features, we consider it be free of complications and a pleasure to use. While it is built from traditional, best quality materials, the Archival Rucksack still functions well in the modern world – easily fitting a 17-inch laptop with ample room for newspapers, pens, gear and garb. Each bag is hand numbered on the strap retainer. For more info, visit the Archival Web shop.