Collaborating with people, making wearable art, creating cozy, colorful, fleece garments to live life in.




OTO Design evolved out of a need for warm functional, high quality clothing suited for active outdoor lifestyle. Founded in 1986 by designer Rachel Hayward , OTO design features garments and accessories lovingly developed and made in Canada with attention to detail and innovative style.

With its primary base located in Vancouver Canada, OTO Design has been afforded the opportunity to work with skiers, hikers, climbers, snowboarders, skateboarders, and outdoor enthusiast to create cozy, durable and stylish pieces perfect for everything from mountain peaks to skateboard parks. In a chilly environment OTO feels like a warm hug.


“Rachel’s work is amazing! I have one of the very first fleece pullovers she ever made – probably 15 years ago at least – and I’m still wearing it! Since then I’ve acquired many others and all of them are my “go to” comfort/style casual cozy favorites. I’m a huge fan!”