This review will look at Smartwool Gloves I think you will discover a glove that can be used in almost any weather or situation. The gloves all feature the amazing Smartwool Merino wool as a primary fiber used in the manufacturing process, giving the user non-itchy warmth, the ability to control odors, warmth when wet, and overall nice looks.
Year Round Wear: Liner Gloves and Lightweight Gloves
Smartwool offers a variety of nice options in the four-season category. Liner gloves are lightweight and thin, providing warmth during cold morning rides, runs or an early visit for a trip to market. They’re great to layer over heavier gloves to use in winter.
Smartwool Liner Gloves come with touch screen features for both the thumb and index fingers of each hand to allow easy access to your smartphone or to pay with a touch screen at the store. They’re comfortable, light and not a form-fitting, but not heavy, so you can consider buying smaller sizes if you like a more snug fitting. They are designed as liners therefore you won’t see any water or windproof barriers.
Smartwool Sopris Liner Gloves microweight liner with an extended wrist to provide more coverage. They have reinforced the index and thumb to provide extra durability. They don’t have touchscreen capabilities, but they will perform poorly due to their fragile construction.
Smartwool PhD HyFi Training Gloves are a light training glove. They feature touch screen capabilities and grippy materials on the fingers and palms that ensure they are suitable for cyclists. The fit is slightly larger than average with the fingers being a little long , in particular. It’s a light glove that is ideal for cold to moderately cold temperatures. If you are prone to getting cold, you may want to change to a thicker glove as changes in the weather. The fit is comfortable, so it is possible to pair these with a thicker mitten or glove to use in winter.
Smartwool Training Gloves are slim lightweight gloves that have an incredibly snug fit. The grippy silicone material on palms and fingers makes them an ideal option for cyclists. They’re not windproof, however the merino wool material keeps your hands warm even when they are damp. The snug fit can permit them to be worn with heavier gloves to use in winter. There is no touch screen technology.
This Smartwool Pocket Glove is a waterproof, windproof shell with a glove leash clip for the wrist, a nose clean thumb area, simple grasp fingers and palms, and a soft knit interior. It’s a great accessory for warmer temperatures or paired with one of Smartwool’s liner gloves to create an winter glove system.
Its Smartwool Spring Glove is a comfortable, casual-wear glove that has fully leather fingers and a leather palm. It comes with more advanced features like prominent branding and logos, a nose wipe as well as a leash for the glove and Velcro closure. Given the quality of leather used on this glove, take care when you go on an excursion, as it can scratch more easily than a technical glove. Also, if wet the leather will become an incredibly soggy, heavy mess.
It is the Smartwool Snowsports Glove is very like those Spring gloves. I believe it’s the best choice since it doesn’t have the obvious branding and doesn’t provide the Velcro closure that can pull fibers out of your coat sleeves or shirt however it has an air-tight shell. Also, it comes with a gloves’ leash and nose wipe similar to the spring gloves. This is a great option for those who are outdoors or those who want warm gloves due to its windproof properties.
Casual Daily Wear
Smartwool Cozy flip Mittens are a fashionable casual option that combines warm mittens and an easy-to-use flip top. The top is equipped with a small button that allows you to secure it if you intend to wear the gloves as fingerless. The gloves are slightly small, but not excessively so. You may also notice that your fingers appear cooler as the majority of your fingers is protected by your glove portion and the flap on your mittens, while the fingertips only are covered by the flap.
Smartwool Cozy Gloves are a more casual option for everyday use. They come with a built-in touch screen capabilities so that you won’t see the touchscreen pads on the index and thumb. While the ability for touchscreen use is present, the gloves are constructed of more hefty material than the gloves and are specifically designed to be comfortable, so I don’t think you’ll be capable of using the touchscreen in the same level of detail as texting , but answering calls is likely to be a breeze. They also appear to be slightly long in the fingers, so take that into account when you purchase.
Smartwool Ridgeway Gloves are stunning work or casual glove that is made of nylon and leather with merino wool and a nylon knit inside. They can be used as a work glove , but they’re sueded, so they will last longer as an everyday glove. The leather shell offers protection against wind, making the glove suitable for use during the winter seasons. Ridgeway’s are available in black or buckskin shades with elastic around the wrists to block out drafts.
Smartwool Stagecoach Gloves are elegant, casual option featuring leather on the palms and fingers , and a knitted fleece on the palm’s back. The gloves have a small gauntlet-style cuff that has elastic on the wrists to block out drafts. These gloves are ideal for winter weather. They have a leather grip and are ideal for driving and less formal than leather gloves.