A modern outdoor classic, the plushy softness of a Synchilla fleece is a welcome layer of warmth on a cool morning or a shady campsite. It has the Patagonia signature Snap-T chest pocket with a nylon flap and a stand-up collar to top the 4-snap placket. Contrast spandex binding at sleeve openings and hem help hold in warmth.
- Made of double-faced, soft polyester fleece (pink colour contains 85% recycled content).
- Nylon trim on collar, placket and chest-pocket flap.
- Chest-pocket has a snap closure.
- Spandex binding at sleeve opening and hem.
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:
Measured in grams per square metre (gsm). The larger the number, the heavier and thicker the garment.
|Fabric content||100% polyester|
|Pockets||1 external chest|
A windproof garment does not allow any air to permeate the fabric. A garment with windproof panels has panels of fabric that are totally windproof, but the rest of the garment may not be windproof. A wind-resistant garment resists some wind, but not as much as a garment that is windproof.
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.
A treatment that inhibits bacteria growth and reduces odour.