The North Face is a California-based label known for its high-quality, high-performance outdoor apparel, footwear and gear. The brand was founded in 1968 by Douglas Tompkins to offer mountain climbing equipment. Since then, The North Face has become a hugely popular brand in the US and throughout the world. The North Face knitwear features a range of classic styles and bold colours for the fashion-conscious adventurer. Insulated fibers, ventilation panels and lightweight fleece create enduring jumpers for all seasons.