Images_Digital_Edition_June_2019 JUNE 2019 images 71 HEADWEAR & FOOTWEAR The Outdoors Company: Merrell Kahuna III Technical Sandal Perfect for any outdoor summer adventure, the Kahuna III Technical Sandals from Merrell have foot- conforming, anti-microbial uppers that wrap feet in secure comfort for any activity, says The Outdoors Company. The sandals feature technical traction on the soles, a hook-and-loop closure system for quick adjustability and Merrell’s air cushion technology in the heels to absorb shock and add stability. Solid Gear: Ocean Safety Shoe “Combining a lightweight athletic look and superb safety features, the new Ocean Safety Shoe has a midsole made of a poured PU, rather than a traditional injected PU, to give a more cushioned feel underfoot, while the thick rubber outsole provides a high level of anti- slip protection and durability.” Other features include a fibreglass toecap and ballistic midsole. Absolute Apparel: Rapper Recycled Trucker Cap With NFC Technology Atlantis offers true innovation and an industry first in the form of its Rapper Recycled Trucker Cap With NFC Technology (ACRARE), reports Absolute Apparel. Made from 100% recycled polyester, it features a built-in near field communication chip (NFC), which allows the wearer to scan the cap with their phone or tablet and connect to multimedia information, videos and websites. The chip is also completely programmable with the Atlantis app to allow full customisation. Beechfield: Organic Cotton Beanie Beechfield offers a first in its organic collection: the Organic Cotton Beanie (B50). The lightweight beanie is the “perfect all-year-round option for casual headwear”, and is made from 100% organic cotton with a heritage-inspired fine rib. An alternative eco accessory from the brand is the Organic Cotton 6 Panel Cap (B54), a breathable cap made with a close fit for comfort and a structured front panel. Dennys: Denim Skull Cap For the hospitality sector, the Denim Skull Cap (DG90DNM) from Dennys is the “perfect way to stay cool and look stylish all day, every day”. Made with five air-holes to aid ventilation around the head, the cap also has an oval shape, a single band and an elasticated back that promises comfort all day long, says the brand. It is available in two sizes in black, light blue, grey and indigo. Just Cool by AWDis: Cool Ultralight Cap New to Just Cool by AWDis for 2019, the Cool Ultralight Cap (JC091) is perfect for the outdoors, reports the brand, as it’s made from 100% lightweight polyester fabric with a 50+ UPF rating. The unisex cap features a sturdy peak with six-panel construction and a hook-and- loop adjustment at the back for a comfortable fit, and is available in six colours.