As fall reaches its zenith, with the leaves departing their branches in one last humble display, we acknowledge the subtle yet inevitable cues of change. The air turns from brisk to cutting. Each inhale is sharper, a tangible reminder to equip for what lies ahead. This is the signal to transition the gear required for the work ahead; the lightweight fabrics of summer give way to the insulating comforts of fleece and wool. The proper garment becomes crucial, a functional necessity to combat the chill that now paints each day.