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  • Buying Guide: Fleece & Mid-Layers

    Buying Guide: Fleece & Mid-Layers

    Confused about what fleece to buy? Got your eye on a couple of options, but not sure which weight suits your typical pace of hike? Our Fleece Buying Guide details the adaptable features of different warm or breathable fleeces for every season. Read more
  • Buying Guide: Footwear

    Buying Guide: Footwear

    Footwear is one of the most important pieces of outdoor gear you should own. Without it, your feet are in for a bumpy ride. We feel that it’s important to know the details before choosing your pair, that's why we created this handy buying guide! Read more
  • Buying Guide: Gilets & Bodywarmers

    Buying Guide: Gilets & Bodywarmers

    Awkward ‘in-between’ weather is a recurring theme here in the UK. What do you do when it’s not cold, but not warm either? Well, a Gilet could be the solution to your dilemma. Take a look through our guide and find out how Gilets and bodywarmers can add flexibility to your outdoor attire. Read more
  • Buying Guide: Softshell Jackets

    Buying Guide: Softshell Jackets

    When it comes to layering up to match changing weather conditions, a softshell jacket can be a godsend. The following guide will explain how a softshell layer can give you all the comfort and warmth you need for your outdoor pursuits. Read more
  • Buying Guide: 3-in-1 Jackets

    Buying Guide: 3-in-1 Jackets

    Versatility is what sets 3-in-1 jackets apart from the rest. They’re a valuable part of any winter wardrobe and a solid investment if you spend a fair bit of time outdoors. Here’s a guide that’ll tell you everything you need to know when it comes to buying a 3-in-1. Read more
  • Buying Guide: Headtorches

    Buying Guide: Headtorches

    Don’t let dark skies stop you from getting out and about. Pick up a headtorch to keep you visible and illuminate the path ahead. The following guide will shine a light on all the key features you should look out for when buying a headtorch. Read more
  • Buying Guide: Walking Poles

    Buying Guide: Walking Poles

    Whether you’re a walking newbie, experienced hiker or aging adventurer, you’ll definitely benefit from a set of walking poles. Let us guide you through everything you need to know before you buy a pair of your own. Read more
  • Buying Guide: Insulated Jackets

    Buying Guide: Insulated Jackets

    We have put together a guide on what to look for when choosing an insulated jacket and how to decide which one will best suit your needs.    Read more
  • Buying Guide: Baselayers

    Buying Guide: Baselayers

    Keeping warm on those winter walks all starts with a decent baselayer. Take a look through our expert guide and learn everything you need to know before layering up. Read more
  • The Millets Down After Care Guide

    The Millets Down After Care Guide

    Down Jackets are a key outdoors piece that provides us with comfortable and reliable insulation to guard us from the cold. Luckily it's pretty easy to clean down and rejuvenate it back to its old form. Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to clean your down jacket so it’s good as new. Read more
  • Buying Guide: Outdoor Trousers

    Buying Guide: Outdoor Trousers

    Trousers designed specifically for walking and other outdoor activities are often overlooked; but once you’ve tried a pair, you’ll never want to head out on a hike without them. There are lots to choose from at Millets, so here’s an expert guide to finding the right pair for you. Read more
  • How To Wash A Waterproof Jacket

    How To Wash A Waterproof Jacket

    Over time waterproof clothing can become less effective as it was when it was new. The good news is that it's actually very easy to restore them to their original waterproof glory. Read our guide to find out how to wash and reproof a waterproof jacket and trousers. Read more
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