Nobis's wool-and-acrylic Lucifer Beanie ($35; nobis.ca) is stylish but understated. Extension bars on POC's Cornea Goggles ($150; www.pocsports.com) give them a better fit and a wider field of vision. SmartWool's Banff Crew Sweater ($150; smartwool.com) looks like your dad's from the seventiesin a cool way. Patagonia's track-inspired Kernelius Jacket ($150; patagonia.com) is actually a technical fleece midlayer. With a powder skirt, a fleecy lining, and a DWR coating, Patagonia's Pipe Down Jacket ($300) is perfect for cold-weather skiing. As are Oakley's insulated Arrestino Pants ($250; oakley.com). Gordini's windproof Warrior Gloves ($90; gordini.com) were some of the best of the year.
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