• cold weather dress Tips on appropriate dress for cold weather

    • Wear several layers, the layer of air between each piece of clothing acts as extra insulation. 
    • Wear clothing that insulates, shields and breathes. Wool and polypropylene are good insulators.
    • Outer layers should be wind and waterproof. 
    • Wear wool socks and well-fitting waterproof boots. 
    • Wear a hat to prevent heat loss. 
    • In most cases, mittens are warmer than gloves.
    • In extreme cold, cover all areas of exposed skin.