Sure, Gore-Tex is probably one of the finest weatherproof materials in the rainwear game, especially for those with active lifestyles. It’s also not exactly understated or classic. Waxed canvas, on the other hand, is one of the earliest forms of weatherproof materials: it was popular with the British and Scottish sailing industry centuries ago. It’s also a perennial style staple for for the colder seasons, and last we checked, there’s a nip in the morning air. So give fickle nature the bird. It’s canvas season.