Ibex Echo T

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I was trying to choose a wool T-shirt to try hiking…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $40

I was trying to choose a wool T-shirt to try hiking in, and maybe to run in. This one attracted me by the colour (galaxy!)  It's true to most of the pictures: a vibrant purple with a pink stripe on the shoulders — in fact maybe even brighter than I expected. 

The wool is lightweight and fine, a bit itchy at first but hasn't been a problem since the first washing.  I am not sure how well the fine fabric will hold up over time, but for daily wear it's been OK. 

Fit is modern, ie, not too wide across the shoulders, fits over the bust, and then rather shapeless below that and too long for a short waisted short person. However, that's the style overall these days.

I found a size XS to be too long, loose, and too fitted in the shoulders. The size S was the same, but better in the shoulders. Also I suppose it doesn't need to be too tight, I could layer it over a tank top if necessary. Overall true to size, as I have wide shoulders, am 5'4" 128, 32C and with muscled arms. Often I find it hard to get things to fit in the shoulders. 

Overall I like this shirt. It seems like it will do what I need but I admit the color combination and simplicity are what convinced me to keep it rather than hunt for something "perfect." 

rated 4.50 of 5 stars All Echo T versions

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Keep the sun at bay with the UV Buff from Buff Inc. Blocking 95% of the sun's UV rays, those days of ducking into shaded areas for cover during your adventures are long over. The seamless construction minimizes irritation, so you stay nice and comfy. PRODUCT FEATURES: Blocks 95% of UV rays Soft, breathable Coolmax Extreme fabric 100% seamless 12+ ways to wear Polygiene Active Odor Control Moisture-wicking Thermal protection from cold & wind Quick-drying 2-way lateral stretch One size fits all adults Fabric: 100% microfiber polyester

- Appalachian Outdoors

On Sale. Free Shipping. Ibex Women's Echo Sport Tee FEATURES of the Ibex Women's Echo Sport Tee Semi-fit; shaped Raglan arm holes Contrast color at shoulders and neck Screen-printed Ibex logo SPECIFICATIONS of the Ibex Women's Echo Sport Tee 100% ZQ New Zealand Merino Wool 18.5 micron Lightweight Jersey 150 g/m2

- Moosejaw

Ibex made its Women's Echo Sport T-Shirt from its very lightest merino wool fabric to make it ideal for warm-weather use. Wool breathes better than polyester does because it lets vapors escape before they even bead up on your skin. The result: you'll feel cooler, drier, longer. Oh, and the shirt's contrast-colored raglan sleeves don't hurt its style points, either. In fact, they make us want to wear this top right into town after a warm sunny day in the hills.

- Backcountry.com

No more excuses for sunburn. UV Buff headwear keeps the sun at bay while wicking moisture away to keep you cool. You can wear it a dozen different ways, and it blocks 95% of the sun's rays!Your UV Buff can be worn 12+ different ways: neckerchief, headband, hairband, wristband, face mask, balaclava, hair scrunchie, saharine, pirate cap, beanie, bandanna, and helmet liner. Or invent your own style.Made of Coolmax Extreme(TM) fabric, with a unique four-channel fiber that draws moisture away from your skin and evaporates it quickly.The special microfiber blend stretches from side-to-side, but not top-to-bottom, so your UV Buff will never lose its shape.The seamless construction means there's never any binding or chaffing. An anti-bacteria treatment is incorporated into the very fibers of the fabric, preventing odor from forming. And the treatment is permanent!Machine washable and colorfast for easy care.