Vollebak’s Cocoon Jacket Provides Cozy Privacy For Deep Space Explorers

Dec 2, 2019

Category: Gear

Few companies have the gumption to create outlandish garments for the sake of scientific application, but with Vollebak, it seems that the pursuit of innovative systems, fabrics, and textiles has been a constant source of inspiration. After releasing some of the industry’s most advanced outerwear pieces in 2019, the English outfit has set its sights on the next frontier of human discovery: space.

Vollebak’s newest venture arrives under the monicker of the “Deep Sleep Cocoon.” It adheres almost uncannily to the company’s environmentally-inspired approach, calling upon the resilient pillbug, or Armadillidiidae, to create an adaptable, self-contained microhabitat for wearers. As we traverse the boundaries of our universe, the need for restful rehabilitation will become inherently important; unfortunately, finding the perfect place to relax can be difficult with the variables of light, sound, and ambient temperature in play. To remedy this, Vollebak’s Deep Sleep Cocoon has been engineered as a protective outer layer similar to those used by arthropods, to promote physical and psychological comfort. If you’re interested in procuring one of your own for an impending trip into the bleak expanses of space, head to the company’s website to secure an example for $895.

Purchase: $895

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Gear

5 Best Luxury Watches For New Collectors [VIDEO]

Purpose built timepieces for the budding horology enthusiast.

Posted By Johnny Brayson

Partner

Roborock's S7 Robot Vacuum Mops and Vacuums Your Floors So You Don't Have To

Capable of three hours of thorough, quiet cleaning.

Posted By Adam Santa Maria

Partner
Featured Image

Black Friday: The 25 Best Deals Online

Conquer your holiday shopping with our roundup of Black Friday's greatest offerings.

Posted By

Nov 24, 2021

Featured Image

Black Friday: The 10 Best Outdoor Deals

This year's most substantial savings on outdoor, hiking, & camping gear. 

Posted By

Nov 24, 2021

Featured Image

Black Friday: The 10 Best Everyday Carry Deals

This year's biggest discounts from the EDC space's most reputable brands.

Posted By

Nov 24, 2021

Featured Image

Black Friday: The 10 Best Amazon Deals

From TVs to generators to everything in between, we've got the best Black Friday Amazon deals for you.

Posted By

Nov 24, 2021