The Patagonia brand is well known as a high-end outdoor clothing label that caters to men and women who want to dress for an active life. The various ranges from the label offer clothing, footwear and accessories for specific sports, as well as for general, practical outdoor wear. An innovative use of fabrics gives the brand the edge in terms of design, sustainability and performance, from recycled polyester through to undyed cashmere, reclaimed cotton and Yulex, which is an alternative to neoprene. The brand offers a range of footwear that includes stylish everyday wear, as well as practical designs, such as hiking shoes. Slip ons, lace-ups and boots are all available as part of the modern, functional line.