North Sails, international sailmaker and lifestyle apparel brand, has debuted the SS23 editions of its iconic Sailor Jacket, featuring fresh colours and a bold take for the new season.
The Spring/Summer collection features three new ambassadors as a continuation of its We Are North Sails campaign. Each represents a bold personality, brave-voice and connection to the ocean, mirroring the key elements underpinning North Sails’ brand heritage.
Tom Bridge, Pro Kiteboarder – was born into a family of kitesurfers from Devon, England, and could unhook and land blind aged 7, dominating the Freestyle scene ever since. He is three-time Youth Freestyle world champion and through his family and sport has been connected to the ocean for as long as he can remember.
Lizzie Daly, Filmmaker and environmentalist: She is a biologist, public speaker and wildlife presenter aiming to encourage people to get involved in scientific endeavours by producing her own adventure wildlife films. She believes it’s time we take care of our ocean – the lifeblood of the earth and an ecosystem we rely so heavily on.
Andreas B. Heide, Professional sailor and marine biologist: he owns S.V. Barba, a marine conservation platform aiming to advance the protection of Arctic waters through storytelling and scientific exploration. He has a background as a military diver and naval officer, MSC in Marine biology and extensive experience working with and for the ocean. He joins as Spring’s third and final ambassador, as North Sails continues its journey to protect and preserve the health of the ocean we love, modelling Ocean Positive values.
Discover the Sailor Jackets:
The Original Sailor Jacket – available in the new military green and the bright orange on top of a range of evergreen colours. The iconic original, updated for today—and tomorrow. Its snug- fitting silhouette is complemented by a waterproof finish and constructed with 100% recycled nylon. A heritage piece with a contemporary feel.
The North Tech Sailor – available in navy blue, black and grey violet. The evolution of an icon. Crafted from recycled water repellent and windproof softshell reinterprets our heritage aesthetic with adventure in mind—wherever it takes you.
The Performance Sailor – displayed in ocean blue, navy blue, phantom and titanium. Inspired by the rigours of racing, the Performance Sailor Jacket reimagines the original. Its recycled windproof, showerproof and breathable shell, and super-soft fleece lining combine to enhance this iconic look.
The Women’s Sailor – a new piece presented in the refined almond cream and agate grey rather than in red paprika and the classic navy blue: The Original Sailor, reimagined and reshaped for women. The iconic silhouette is cut slimmer and crafted with 100% recycled materials. Windproof, water-repellent, and made for everywhere comfort and effortless heritage style.
Prices start from £200 and are available at https://webstore-gb.northsails.com/