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A Virtual Life Jacket Fashion Show. Why a Fashion Show?. Because when most people think life jacket, they think orange & bulky. Not your Father’s PFD!. But today there are hundreds of types of life jackets to choose from, designed for: Comfort Style Functionality Specific activities

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Why a Fashion Show?

  • Because when most people think life jacket, they think orange & bulky...


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Not your Father’s PFD!

  • But today there are hundreds of types of life jackets to choose from, designed for:

    • Comfort

    • Style

    • Functionality

    • Specific activities

  • And today, we’re going to show you just a sampling of what’s available...


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    Why Life Jacket Design Matters

    • Most people understand life jackets save lives...

    • Right?

    • Yes and NO

    • It’s not the life jacket that saves lives.…

    • ….it’s wearing them that saves lives!


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    Why Life Jacket Design Matters

    • A life jacket by itself doesn’t do anything...

    • It just floats in the water...

    • whether someone’s in it or not.

    • Like seat belts,

    • life jackets only work if you WEAR them.


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    Why Life Jacket Design Matters

    • Our goal is to overcome resistance to WEARING life jackets...

    • ...by showing you how many comfortable options there are today!


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    Today’s Life Jackets - General Purpose

    • Examples of vests suitable for a variety of boating activities….


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    Today’s Life Jackets - General Purpose

    • FEATURES:

    • Soft foam panels

    • Short-waisted design & roomy armholes for easy movement

    • Drawstring & side adjustment straps for a snug, custom fit


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    Today’s Life Jackets - General Purpose

    • FEATURES:

    • Very soft flotation

    • Attractive “every day wear” look

    • Tall, foam-filled collar to keep out drafts

    • Drawstring


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    Today’s Life Jackets - General Purpose

    • Streamlined, no-frills, moderately priced

    • FEATURES:

    • Easy-to-use front-zip design

    • Elastic waist and large armholes for comfort & range of motion

    • Side-adjustments to customize fit

    • Soft, breathable, quick-drying nylon oxford inside and out


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Paddlers

    • Life jackets for paddlers come in both upscale and economical models like these:


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Paddlers

    • Great for canoeing, kayaking and outriggers

    • FEATURES:

    • Low cut waist allows large, sweeping movements

    • Adjustable shoulder straps, with neoprene padding to prevent chafing

    • Open air design to keep you cool

    • Roomy pocket, lash tab & waist buckle


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Paddlers

    • FEATURES:

    • Mesh back means no bulk between you and seat; allows for easy swimming, excellent ventilation

    • Low-cut neckline, narrow chest and large armholes plus soft, neoprene waist tunnel keep

    • jacket centered on torso, away from

    • from chin & arms

    • Reflective tape for low-light visibility


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Paddlers

    • More designs for paddlers, with large armholes, thin adjustable shoulder straps for freedom of movement; handy pockets; fast-drying nylon shell


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Anglers

    • There are dozens of examples of fishing vests made especially for anglers that double as a flotation device...


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Anglers

    • Flotation is integral to “regular” apparel

    • FEATURES:

    • 4 gusseted pockets

    • (lower two with self-draining mesh)

    • D-ring

    • Key clips inside the pocket


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Anglers

    • FEATURES:

    • Multiple pockets, including flannel-lined handwarmer pockets

    • Soft and comfortable flotation foam

    • Large armholes for unrestricted movement

    • Neoprene armhole trim inside and out

    • Zipper closure and side adjusters for

    • secure fit


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Anglers

    • MORE FISHING DESIGNS:

    • Comfortable, soft, fleece-lined, foam-filled collar; reflective tape for visibility

    • Inflatable fishing vest, with manually-activated flotation chambers

    • Same weight & feel as regular fishing vest

    • Dries much faster

    • Adjustable waistbelt; rod holder, utility loop


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Hunters

    • Designs for hunters come in jackets, vests and inflatable models


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Hunters

    • FEATURES:

    • Camouflage colors

    • Cold-weather protection: water-resistant jacket, concealed hood with ultra-soft flotation foam; fleece-lined collar; two-way zipper with a storm flap

    • Storage for gear: large pleated pockets with loops inside


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Hunters

    • Inflatable PFDs for those who hunt on or near the water

    • come in:

      • Belt pack models worn around the waist

      • “Yoke” styles with pockets, whistles, reflective tape & other features


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Sailors

    • Sailing designs feature mobility, comfort and safety


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Sailors

    • FEATURES:

    • Short-waisted cut and large armholes for unrestricted movement

    • Durable, quick-drying, breathable nylon shells, inside and out

    • Ultra-soft split foam design

    • Adjustable sides, elastic waist

    • Extra large zipper


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Sailors

    • Inflatable harness models serve dual purpose for active sailors

    • FEATURES:

    • Integral harness for attachment to boat in rough weather maneuvers

    • Indicator window to show when cartridges

    • need to be replaced

    • Rugged nylon fabric and webbing straps


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Power Boaters

    • Versatile styles suitable for general boating & sailing activities:


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Power Boaters

    • FEATURES:

    • Attractive styling

    • Neoprene construction is thin, lightweight & flexible

    • Wide armholes for full range of motion

    • D-ring kill switch attachment

    • Thinner shoulders to free up arms

    • Heavy duty zipper gives secure fit to prevent ride up

    • Adjustable belts


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Water Sports

    • There are numerous styles for boaters who operate PWCs, wake board or water ski:


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Water Sports

    • FEATURES:

    • Longer-length vests with belts & buckles & zipper for maximum safety and secure fit

    • Thinner shoulders and wide armholes for superior range of motion

    • Rugged nylon fabric shell


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    Today’s Life Jackets - Float Coats

    • Would you guess these warm, comfortable jackets are life jackets too?


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    Today’s Life Jackets - Float Coats

    • FEATURES:

    • Soft, discreet foam flotation & relaxed fit offers enhanced mobility, comfort and style

    • Full-length storm flap to seal out water

    • Internal waist belt reduces ride-up

    • Fleece-lined hand-warmer pockets


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Women

    • Many life jacket styles offer fit and styling designed especially for women


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Women

    • FEATURES:

    • Cut for maximum comfort and flexibility – great for tour kayaking, canoeing & sailing

    • Stretchable neoprene fabric with adjustable webbing straps for secure fit & range of motion during paddling.

    • Three-panel flex front with side zip closure

    • Tough, quick-drying nylon shell

    • Reflective tape

    • Roomy front mesh pocket & side pocket


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Women

    • More designs including:

    • Adjustable, stretch shoulder straps

    • Modern colors

    • Body contouring & less bulk

    • Shorter waists

    • Ample storage pockets


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    Today’s Life Jackets - For Big Guys & Gals

    • A range of life jackets are now available up to size 7XL!


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    Today’s Life Jackets - Inflatables

    • Some of the newest life jacket models include innovative, easy-to-wear inflatables


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    Today’s Life Jackets

    • You’ve seen just a few of the numerous new designs available today offering comfort, style & functionality…

    • Make sure to check out the latest options & choose one you will WEAR!


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