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Blaklader Workwear x Northern Boots BLAKLADER RIP-STOP PANTS    Rip-stop? What is rip-stop, and what’s so special about it? Well, for starts there is regular rip-stop fabric and than there is BLAKLADER Rip-Stop! Rip-stop fabric is those tiny square patterns you sometimes see on your work gear or even hiking apparel. Essentially it is fabrics that are woven, often made of nylon, using a special reinforcing technique that makes them resistant to tearing and ripping. So, if you find yourself constantly, getting tears in your work pants or your work pants are just not holding up for you. It’s time...

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Tired of work pants that are just not holding up for you? Tired of going through works pants after work pants?  For the ones who are hard on their work pants, who get down and dirty, who are on their knees and always find themselves doing it all, we have got a pair of work pants just for you! The Blaklader X1600 work pants are tough, durable, functional and most importantly designed to LAST! If these work pants can’t hold up to what you do, frankly I don’t know what will. Adjustable kneepads and reinforced utility pockets, side pockets, ankle...

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J.B. Goodhue has been a go to brand for many in the trades. A reliable and well-constructed boot that doesn’t dig too deep into the pockets. Yup, that’s J.B. Goodhue for you! For decades now, J.B. Goodhue has innovated and raised our expectations on what a work boot should be. From the classic J.B. Goodhue Dynamic work boot, J.B. Goodhue Ironworker boots and now the J.B. Goodhue Bionic boots, these are just some of the staple styles that have dominated job sites from coast to coast. Why is J.B. Goodhue so popular you may ask? Well here are my points...

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REINVENTING WORKWEAR Are you tired of baggy work clothes? Are your work clothes just making your life more difficult? If you are like me who has been in the construction/trades industry for several years now, you may have realized that in recent years there has been a much-needed surge in European workwear trickling its way into North America. Work clothes hasn’t changed much, but the person who’s wearing the clothes has changed. We want functionality, we want workwear that’s going to move with us and not against us. Ultimately, we want workwear that is going to help us get the...

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For some time now, in society there has been a negative light drawn upon true hard work labour. It is said to be “dirty”, “doesn’t pay enough”, and “taxing on the body”, these are just few of the ludicrous statements. These are nothing but false accusations. For too long we have just let it slide by, we have let these comments get passed down generations after generations. Now it seems to have taken a significant toll on the younger generation, where they do not perceive a construction job to be lucrative. The sad reality is that there is not enough...

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