online: tempest deck parka

© maharishi - the remake of a classic

in our neck of the woods, summers are equally treacherous as once the cold war was. it so happens that maharishi has crafted a cleverly updated version of the u.s. army's foul weather pullover deck jacket, a highly functional apparel item from back in the day, with front buckles and a waterproof shell, and extensively used in various war zones. the tempest deck parka is maharishi's contemporary version, and part of the brand's s/s 2012 collection. made from water-resistant italian adhara cotton and 100% organic diamond twill, it features a string of cool innovations. there's a clip buckle front closure, a side entry with a zip from swiss military supplier riri, a mesh lined wired hood, two side pockets, two handwarmer pockets, a sleeve stash pocket and adjustable cuffs and waist. fancy this sturdy trophy garment? then click [here] to purchase yours.

© maharishi - clever detailing