We're still not ready to say it's OK to ski in denim. But we're getting closer. Quiksilver had breathable, wicking Coolmax fibers woven into its Reese Forbes signature jeans to make denim more functional than ever. Look for similar products from L.L.Bean and Royal Robbins. $75; quiksilver.com
The eighties revival continues unabated with the return of white sunglasses. Wang Chung box set sold separately.
1. Panoptx Zephyr, $99; panoptx.com
2. Smith Optics Turntable, $80; smithoptics.com
3. Spy Optic Gallow, $110; spyoptic.com
4. Bollé Serpent, $100; bolle.com