When it's warm enough to go without your parka, this jacket still protects you from drizzle and dripping trees. Designed for cool days and mixed weather, it has a smooth outer face that looks chic, but is fiercely determined to block the wind. Deep hand pockets and full size hood encourage you to go about your business without packing gloves and a scarf.
- Made of 86% polyester and 14% spandex with a DWR (durable water repellency) finish.
- Stretch woven fabric cuts the wind and has a smooth outer face. Plush fleece lining feels great next to skin.
- Simple hood shields hair from light rain and snow.
- Two deep hand pockets.
- Waist slimming belt.
- Length falls just above the knee.
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:
|Ideal for||Casual wear|
|Face fabric||Polyester + spandex|
|Lining/backer||Polyester + spandex|
Waterproof garments use waterproof-breathable technologies and are fully seam-taped. Water-resistant garments use waterproof-breathable technologies but their seams are not taped. Water-resistant garments repel water and protect against wind but are not made of waterproof fabric.
|Waterproof with critically taped seams|
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.