This version of the women's vest shares a name with the men's style, but little else. The cut is feminine with flattering, contoured seams that align with the pockets. The collar is cut high enough to keep out chilly winds, without overwhelming your face. The design may have been overhauled, but the technical merit, quality of the fabric, the value of the piece remain unchanged.
- Made of best-in-industry Polartec® Classic 200 fleece, 100% polyester that contains 85% recycled content.
- Two handwarmer pockets, one small inside zippered stash pocket.
- Nice looking zipper pulls.
- Shaped hem enhances curves.
Technical garments, designed for specific activities have features that aren’t always adaptable to general use. For example, cycling clothing is longer in the back and arms. Activity aside, the fit of MEC clothing falls into these categories:
Durable water repellency
Usually referred to as DWR. A treatment made to fabrics that causes water to bead and run off instead of soaking through.