Patagonia Better Sweater 1/4-Zip

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Specs

Weight 15.1 oz / 428 g
Fabric 9.5 oz 100% Polyester, Sweater-Knit Exterior, Fleece Interior

Reviews

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Doesn't really catch your eye in the store, but trust…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: Was at Patagonia outlet for $60

Summary

Doesn't really catch your eye in the store, but trust me, you have to try this on. I am HOOKED on these sweaters!

Pros

  • SO comfortable
  • Understated and classy
  • Very warm
  • Very durable
  • Suitable for casual or work

Cons

  • More colors!!!
  • A bit expensive, wait for sales or hit the Patagonia outlet

I saw these while strolling through the Patagonia outlet in Salt Lake City. Wasn't an eye catcher, more of a "I could use a black sweater" thing. I tried it on and fell in love. I then frantically searched the racks to find more. I bought several that day and have bought several more since.

Looks like a sweater, but has a super comfy fleece lining that makes you feel like you're wearing your favorite sweatshirt.

Works well for business casual environments/board meetings, casual wear. Super cute with winter skirts, sweater tights and boots.

The men's small fits pretty similar to a women's medium. It's just a little less fitted through the waist and looks a little more casual than the women's.

I love Patagonia quality, but am frugal and usually wait for sales.

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Patagonia's Better Sweater 1/4-Zip page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Patagonia Better Sweater quarter-zip pullover sweater that combines the aesthetic of wool with the easy care of polyester fleece.

- CampSaver.com

There is nothing sheepish about this refined wool alternative. Better Sweater(R) fleece has a sweater-knit face that slides easily under a shell and a soft fleecy interior that can be layered or worn next to the skin. Supple micropolyester jersey fabric trims the wind flap, cuffs and hem. With a stand-up collar and quarter-length zipper (with garage), zippered left-sleeve pocket and princess seams on the back.

- Patagonia.com

Combine the aesthetic appeal of your favorite wool garments with the easy care and reliability of polyester in the Patagonia Women's Better Sweater 1/4-Zip Fleece Jacket. A flattering slim fit follows a feminine line for a stylish solo look, but it also means this top functions as a comfortable base layer.

- Backcountry.com

Free Shipping. Patagonia Women's Better Sweater 1-4 Zip FEATURES of the Patagonia Women's Better Sweater 1/4 Zip Fabric has sweater-knit face, fleece interior and heathered over dye yarns with a knit-like texture Quarter-length front zipper with wind flap and zipper garage Zippered security pocket on sleeve Micro-polyester jersey trims cuffs, wind flap, hem Princess seams at back Hip length SPECIFICATIONS of the Patagonia Women's Better Sweater 1/4 Zip Slim fit Weight: 15.1 oz / 428 g 9.5-oz 100% polyester with a sweater-knit exterior and fleece interior This product can only be shipped within the United States. Please don't hate us.

- Moosejaw