5280 Magazine


Ski, trail run, hike, or après: No matter how you play when the days get cold, there’s a great base layer from a local brand ready to keep you comfortable.


Chill Angel Aurora Raglan

Best for: Sleeping
Version: Women’s Long Sleeve
Price: $109

Betsy Seabert founded Chill Angel after a long bout of sleeplessness and extreme body temperature fluctuations, both of which were the result of breast cancer and the medication needed to fight the disease. Having worked for more than a decade at both Smartwool and sock company Point6, the longtime Steamboat Springs resident knew about the thermoregulating potential of merino wool. In 2017, she put wool’s superpowers to work in sleepwear with a line of ultra-fine, 16.5-micron merino wool pajamas. So, while the new-this-fall Aurora Raglan base layer has the performance chops to handle the trail or the slopes, we’ll be using this cashmere-esque top for the brand’s original intent: snoozing.

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