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Worn Wear

Resoling Now Available for Patagonia Footwear

Resoling Now Available for Patagonia Footwear

By Kasey   |   Feb 18, 2009 February 18, 2009

[Updated July 2012] I can't tell you how long I've had the same pair of Birkenstocks. They've been resoled so many times now the purchase date eludes me. My point? Resoling works. And that's why I'm stoked to share the news that Patagonia Footwear, through a… Read More

It’s the Man That Makes the Clothes

It’s the Man That Makes the Clothes

By John Rapp   |   May 13, 2011 May 13, 2011

Sartorialists say that clothing makes the man, and in that spirit – meet Christo Grayling. Editor's note: Patagonia clothing designer, John Rapp, shares the type of letter we love to receive from our customers. All photos courtesy of Christo Grayling. I recently had a pair of 15-year-old… Read More

Photo: Ken Etzel

Extended Play

By Patagonia   |   Sep 7, 2017 September 7, 2017

Lasting Function and a Commitment to Repair In a landscape of disposable ski and snowboard fashion, fixing and keeping your snow gear in play is the most radical act we know. On average, most of us keep a piece of clothing for just three years, yet the materials and processes… Read More

Worn Wear: The Hand-Me-Down

Worn Wear: The Hand-Me-Down

By Shari Williamson   |   May 13, 2013 May 13, 2013

Dear Patagonia, I don’t actually know the original owner of this little red and purple fleece jacket. I do not know several names scrawled on the tag, but I know some of them… We found this jacket in a large ragged cardboard box of hand-me-downs… Read More

Susan Baker repairs a jacket that might just belong to her daughter, whom she raised skiing in the nearby Sierra. Photo: Ken Etzel


By Patagonia   |   Feb 13, 2018 February 13, 2018

Welcome to Patagonia’s Repair Center, where we’ll do just about anything to keep your gear in play. We love fixing gear that’s been worn into near oblivion by our customers. It means we did our job (build beautiful product for years of hard use) and you did yours (play like… Read More