You’re about to hit the slopes and you want to look stylish without the bulk and awkwardness often found in ski gloves, we’ve put together a list of 10 of the best for 2016. With maximum style, protection and function, you’re bound to find the pair that suits your needs. We’ve kept style at the forefront whilst ensuring that your hands will be toasty warm from the moment you put on your gloves until the moment you take them off again.
1. ANDORRA Women’s Night Galaxy Thinsulate Waterproof Touchscreen Snow Gloves
Skiing is a sport so popular that without the right gloves fitting properly and keeping your hands, particularly your fingers warm, the pleasure is gone. This pair of Andorra women’s Night Galaxy gloves are one of a kind and they’re a limited edition. With all the ingredients gloves need to be useful, these are water and snow proof. With layers of Thinsulate, the wicking inside the glove allows air to circulate so that your own body heat is retained. The gloves are light weight meaning there is the minimum hindrance in mobility and dexterity. With a textured palm and fingers, you’re ensured of a full grip whether skiing, snowboarding, sledging or just plain playing in the snow. They have an adjustable Velcro strap that you tighten to your preference over an extra length cuff.
2. GVDV High Quality Winter Snow, Snowboard Windproof Waterproof Warm Outdoor Ski Gloves
For true size, strength and warmth, the GVDV snow gloves suit both women and men to keep hands dry and warm while you’re out enjoying the snow. With technology moving ahead, these gloves are also the wind and waterproof ensuring warm dry hands. Made with a breathable fabric, they are fleece insulated with adjustable wrist straps tightened with a buckle. Texturized with a palm diamond cloth, they are strong endurable and keep a full grip whether skiing or enjoying winter sports. Light weight for ease of movement and dexterity, they don’t hinder grip.
3. MCTi Waterproof Windproof Men’s Winter Thinsulate Thermal Warm Snow Skiing Snowboarding Snowmobile Ski Gloves
These gloves come in black only. The lightweight pair keeps your hands warm and does not render them inflexible. Whilst waterproof and windproof, they breathe so as your hands perspire, the moisture is kept away from the skin. They have included a zippered pocket above the hand to keep valuables and cash safe and close by while you’re snowboarding, skiing or sledging. The back of the thumb has been designed with a soft lens wipe for goggles and the PVC reinforced fingers whilst they remain strong, allow flexibility with strong full grip. Included in a wrist strap that is adjustable for a custom fit and the fabric keeps the warmth inside leaving the snow and cold outside.
4. ANDORRA Men’s Waterproof Thinsulate Touchscreen Winter Gloves w/Zippered Pocket
Andorra made a pair of gloves for the men with a zippered pocket for valuables and cash to keep safe and secure whilst you’re skiing or snowboarding. If you’re using your smartphone whilst in the snow, these gloves have been designed with thumb and fingertips so that you can touch your screen or tablet whilst still wearing them. A lens wiper is on the back of both thumbs and whilst they have maximum heat retention to keep your hands toasty, they keep the wind, the snow and the cold out. They’re water and snow proof and the outer layer sheds now and moisture. Designed especially for skiing, they have a full grip with dexterity and a moisture wicking with air circulation throughout. Adjustability for a custom fit is the drawstring closure at the wrist.
5. Black Men’s Waterproof Thinsulate Winter Cold Weather Ski Snowboard Gloves
These gloves come in black, with an adjustable Neoprene cuff buckle and slots in two separate locations for custom fitting. With an interlining of Polyfill and a Tricot lining, they’re made from quality fabric designed for comfort and dryness whilst allowing full strong grip. Longer in the wrist than many designs, they shed snow and water whilst keeping your hands warm inside the fully lined fingers. With a textured palm for grip they are also snow and waterproof designed for skiing, snowboarding or even shovelling snow.
6. GVDV Premium Windproof Waterproof And Breathable Warm Quilted Insulating Snow Ski Gloves
Attractively designed with a quilted exterior, they’re suitable for men and women and will add a fashion statement to any outfit in the snow. With a wind and snow proofed exterior, they keep the warm in and the snow, moisture and cold out whilst you’re engaged in any winter sport you prefer. The interior is breathable keeping hands dry and insulated in the fleece. They also have an adjustable strap and buckle for the custom fit at the wrist. With a diamond palm antiskid grip, they remain durable and soft whilst allowing flexibility and mobility of the hands with an easy to grasp fitted with 3D finger cutting.
7. Men Waterproof Thinsulate Ski Snowboard Gloves Winter Warm Gloves
Designed for snowboarding, these waterproof ski gloves come in black and are snow and waterproof. Designed with a waterproof zipper across the back of the hands, you can stow your keys, cash and valuables inside them without flexibility hindrance. They breathe, leaving your hands toasty warm and should they perspire, moisture is drawn away from your skin. Fitted with extra warm Thinsulate they have been made in a nylon outer with a PU leather palm grip.
8. SUNVP Men’s Warm Waterproof Air Permeability Winter Outdoor Sports Motorcycle Snowboard Ski Gloves
Make a statement in these waterproof gloves that deliver strength, ventilation for the hands whilst keeping them warm, and the palm width is generous for the male hand span. Wind and waterproof, they’re light weight and will give a thermal reading of twice the down in a jacket. Snowproof and moisture resistant, they have an adjustment at the wrists via wrist straps that remain tight and true with generous wrist covers that prevent chill and snow from entering.
9. OutdoorMaster Womens’ Ski Gloves – Waterproof Winter Gloves with Long Gauntlets
Right out of Star Wars, these black and white gloves for women are perfect for all snow sports and will turn heads whilst you’re out there. Precision fingers, the gloves have an improved fit with flexibility in the pre-curved fingers. Allowing dexterity whilst giving firm and true grip, the fingertips are textured together with the palm for strong full grip. Adjustment for fit around the wrist is via ahem strap that is easily handled with one gloved hand. Long wrist prevents snow getting in whilst keeping the hands warm and dry. The lining is generous with an exterior that is snow and waterproof. They also come with a 6-month warranty.
10. ANDORRA Women’s Night Galaxy Thinsulate Waterproof Touchscreen Snow Gloves
Another limited edition design for the ladies. These gloves are waterproof with finger pads that allow touchscreen operation without having to take them off. Ideal for skiing, sledging and snowboarding, they are also windproof and allow the warmth to travel through your hands. They’ve been designed with layers of Thinsulate insulation that breathes and have a textured palm for maximum grip. Equipped with the familiar Velcro strap at the extra long wrist cuff for easy adjustment, they’re lightweight for easy flexibility and dexterity.
Winter has already arrived in the northern hemisphere and without a decent pair of generously warm, waterproof gloves, you’ll be home bound. Prices are all reasonable and some even have warranties which make us think they’re included in the best gloves around.
We trust the above list will assist you in selecting the gloves you need for a fun, skiing, sledging, snowboarding experience. Keep warm everyone.