Descente is a leader in function and innovation. The core of that innovation starts with the technology, design, quality and detail that go into every product we produce. Descente combines a superior Motion 3D fit, with highly advanced innovative smart technologies to maximize your performance, keep you warm, dry and comfortable, and looking your very best.


Motion 3D Fit

Motion 3D fabric patterns are designed to mirror the specific movements your body makes as it moves, turns, and stretches allowing for optimal performance. All of Descente’s products contain Motion 3D patterns to create a fit and feel that is second to none.



An embossed fabric is placed on shoulders to reduce stress and provide reinforcement while carrying skis. This process is also used throughout our designs for unique styling.


Waterproof Stretch Quilt

After 3 years of continued development, Descente invented machines to perform a waterproof quilting with unique patterns. This exacting process eliminates needle holes and is 100% waterproof.



With the use of ultrasonic waves and pressure, seams can be welded together to eliminate stitch lines. The Supersonic technique offers a clean finish and increased waterproofing. The Pinsonic is a special Supersonic method used for decorative design.


Fly Ventilation

The Fly Ventilation combines the breath vent and chin flap into one-piece maximizing air circulation and reducing fog around the neck and chin.



Developed to prevent snow from entering the hood, the Parahood can be opened and closed quickly with a One-Click zip opener.


Boa Closure System

A quick dial open and closure hood adjustment system resulting in a perfect fit.



An advanced cutting technique that allows us to make detailed, intricate embellishments previously unattainable resulting in improved functionality and unique style.


Move Liner

Move Liner is a 4-way stretch material used to enhance mobility and maximize comfort. The Move Liner allows for total freedom of movement for unparalleled performance.