The Fishing Clothing You Need In 2018
Whilst we can hardly believe it's 2018 already, we'd be lying if we said we aren't excited to get back on the water.
A new year brings a new fishing season, and a new season means opportunities for new catches and time spent on beautiful waters.
Our new fishing clothing additions are just the thing to get you pepped and prepped, giving you even more protection against the elements so you can focus on what's important.
From ladies' jackets to fishing shirts and waterproof trousers, we've got all the latest products from the industry's leading fishing brands, including Harkila, Simms, Greys, Barbour and others.
Now's the perfect time to get ahead with your fishing wardrobe. And don't worry - many of the items below just happen to be in our January sale!
Rio Connection Flexfit Cap
The Rio Connection Flexfit cap is a great all-rounder in the world of fishing hats, suited to a variety of conditions. Unstructured and made from 100% soft and flexible cotton, this cap is handy to tuck away in your pocket ready for when you need it most.
Lifestystems Head Net Hat
The Lifestyle Head Net hat is a great choice for fishing in more humid conditons, when flying insects might be a bugbear. Its pop-up brimmed structure and ultra-fine mesh drop netting means your head and neck will remain protected, so you needn't be detracted by nature.
Snowbee Wide Brim Ranger Hat
With the increasing awareness around sun protection, it's all the more important that brands deliver sun protection clothing for fishing.
The Snowbee wide brim Ranger hat provides this essential sun protection, with a wide brim to cover the neck and ears and an adjustable chinstrap. The cotton duck material is water-resistant and is even treated with an anti-UV agent of SPF 50.
Greys Fishing Shirt
NEW - £49.99
Once of the newest addition to Greys’ fishing shirts comes this lightweight, durable rip-stop shirt that is just great as a single layer or as a base layer beneath a fleece or jacket.
Quick drying, it wicks moisture away from the body whilst offering SPF 50 sun protection. Plus, its casual grey colour makes it an easy addition to any outfit.
Simms Legend Shirt
SALE - £49.99
Another great shirt is this Simms Legend shirt, which also offers SPF 50 protection. The two chest pockets provide an excellent way to store fly boxes, and the articulated sleeves and off-shoulder seaming will help to improve casting mobility.
This shirt is available in both blue and coral plaid.
Greys Sunglasses – G1 to G4
When it comes to fishing sunglasses, few brands cover all bases like Greys. Here at John Norris we have the full range of Greys sunglasses (G1 to G4), all of which have varying shaped lenses to suit your style and preferences.
All Greys lenses are made from polarised shatterproof polycarbonate and feature hydrophobic material that reduces water spots and makes for much easier cleaning.
These lenses are made to reduce glare when looking out to the horizon, thus improving your eye sight when on the water. The anti-reflective back coating reduces eye strain whilst providing maximum UV protection.
Each pair of fishing glasses comes with a microfibre inner case and hard outer case, meaning yours will always be protected from scratches and the environment. Lenses come in blue, grey and green mirror.
Costa Del Mar Fathom 580p Sunglasses
SALE - £149.00
Costa Del Mar sunglasses have been described to be like ‘seeing the world in HD’. These tortoise shell-framed, blue lensed Fathom pair are made from impact and scratch-resistant polycarbonate and feature 580 lens technology.
The 580 lens tech means the lenses filter out any yellow light (580 nano-meters on the light spectrum), to give more razor-sharp colour and enhanced definition. The side-vents also help prevent fogging on those colder, more perspiring days!
Fishing Boots & Wellingtons
Greys Strata CTX Wading Boots
SALE - £89.99
These wading boots from Greys are special edition with felt sole – with a rubber sole version also available – and are perfect for the fanatical angler.
These boots offer greater longevity from the synthetic leather upper, as well as featuring a padded tongue and ankle area for maximum comfort. They are water-shedding and fast drying, making them able to withstand a variety of challenging terrains.
The Strata boots also come with reinforced heel and toe caps, as well as additional studs that can be fitted later.
Simms G4 BOA Vibram Sole Wading Boots
SALE - £139.99
The Simms G4 BOA Vibram Sole wading boots are a lighter, more durable update to the original Simms Guide boot. They provide a greater balance of wet trail and all-day wading.
The addition of the New Rivertread platform provides guide-ready wading performance, support and traction, whilst the partial neoprene lining provides warmth, cushioning and easy on-off motion. These boots also feature the BOA lacing system, which helps the boots fit like a glove and can be used to remove the boots single-handedly.
Le Chameau Chasseur Boots
Available in standard or large calf size, this is the classic Le Chameau zip boot with a few updated features. The new grip sole offers shock absorption and insulation, while the double Kevlar rubber reinforcements offer protection and comfort.
These boots come with saddler’s-sewn leather tightening at the rim, for a perfect, custom fit.
Greys All-Weather Parka Jacket
This awesome All-Weather Parka jacket from Greys is made with a durable waterproof Climatex material, offering superb protection from wind and rain.
On the inside, you’ll find insulated Thermatar and three-layer Climatex material, which will provide you with superior warmth and comfort.
Simms Acklins Jacket
NEW - £299
Available in five different shades, the Simms Acklins jacket is another of our favourite newcomers this season.
With a new fitted design, the jacket helps maintain mobility for all-day casting comfort, whilst the three-layer GORE-TEX shell fabric and three-point cinch storm hood ensure complete warmth and protection.
Barbour Ladies’ Classic Beadnell Wax Jacket
This new jacket from Barbour is a revised take on the famous ladies’ Beadnell jacket. Its brushed sylkoil wax outer and 100% cotton tartar outer make it suitable for year-round wear, and it fits perfectly over knitwear in winter.
Additional features of the jacket include zip-in liners, stormfly front close and luxurious moleskin handwarmer pockets.
Musto Ladies’ Essential Fleece Jacket
SALE - £45.99
One of our bestsellers in ladies’ fleece jackets, the Musto Essential fleece jacket is made from breathable Arctec fleece, which traps warm air close to your body while still allowing perspiration/moisture to escape.
The two zipped side pockets also provide handy storage for fly boxes and accessories.
Greys Micro Fleece
NEW - £59.99
We’re loving this Greys micro fleece - a perfect layering garment for beneath a waterproof outer jacket. This fleece is made with Thermatex material throughout for the ultimate in warmth and dryness
Harkila Sandhem Fleece Jacket
NEW - £139.99
The Harkila Sandhem fleece jacket is a must-have mid-layer. Its high collar, checked wind-resistant lining and Polartec Thermal Pro fabric all guarantee complete warmth and protection, whilst the two-way zip-centre front and stretch-lining sleeves provide a stylish and comfortable fit.
As if that’s not enough, the Sandhem also features great micro-suede and corduroy details. Find it in olive green and earth grey.
Waterproof Trousers & Overtrousers
Greys Waterproof Trousers
NEW - £109.99
These waterproof trousers from Greys are the ideal pairing to the All-Weather Parka. Made from Climatex material and with taped seams throughout, these trousers are a fantastic alternative to overtrousers and come with Velcro fastening on the ankles.
These trousers are perfect for the highly mobile angler.
Simms Arapaima Trousers
SALE - £54.99
The Simms Arapaima trousers are the ultimate in wet-wading pants, for when mobility really matters.
The two-way stretch fabric and articulated mobility-enhanced knees allows complete flexibility and comfort for the wearer. These trousers are also made from water-shedding, quick-drying nylon/5% spandex blend, making them a great choice when in and out of the water.
NEW - £149.99
These new men's waterproof trousers from Greys utilise the brand’s classic special Climatex material, which offers comfort, durability and is exceptionally waterproof.
They also feature braces for secure wading and are the ultimate choice when fishing in adverse weather conditions.
Guideline Fir-Skin Fingerless Gloves
The Guideline Fir-Skin fingerless gloves do pretty amazing things for your hands. Made from polyester and spandex and infused with liquid titanium, they have the ability to retain heat from far-infrared natural heating, which in turn enhances blood circulation and reduces muscle pain.
Waterworks Stripper Gloves
These Stripper gloves from Waterworks provide protection from the sun, as well as the cuts and abrasions that can come from stripping line.
Though the gloves are sold separately, they’re made from durable stretch material and provide amazing protection for the first and second fingers. A more than worthy addition to your glove drawer.
Simms Ex Stream Flex Glove
The Simms Ex Stream Flex gloves provide excellent dexterity and easy access for line and knot tying.
Made from plush Polartech Powershielf Pro fabric, they block wind and wet superbly, while the DWR-coated stretch-fleece layer delivers stalwart warmth-to-weight performance.