Patagonia Retro-X Cardigan

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When elk whistle and golden aspens rustle, it's time to reach for the reliable comfort of the windproof Retro-X Cardigan. Made from plush, 1/2" recycled polyester pile, the fleece jacket has a nylon lining that completely shuts out wind. Body side panels and a three-panel hood provide a great fit. Full-length zip with internal wind flap keeps out chilly gusts. Contrast Supplex(R) nylon binding around hood, center-front zipper, cuffs and hem. Zippered handwarmer pockets. Hip length. Don't worry, it's even windproof !

- Rocky Mountain Trail

From high-altitude base camps to low-down valley floors, the Patagonia Women's Retro-X Jacket has logged time in some spectacularly rugged sites over the years. It has a breathable, windproof barrier sandwiched between cozy Synchilla polyester fleece on the outside and a moisture-wicking polyester brushed-mesh inner lining. Quilted Supplex nylon panels over the shoulders and collar stands provide warmth and durability, spandex binding at cuffs and hem block drafts, and Y-Joint sleeves and wider back panel create a more ergonomic fit. A fleece-lined collar and protective wind flap prevent the chill from sneaking in.

- Backcountry.com

Recycled polyester _-pile exterior is soft and has a polyester lining that provides windproof protectionSide panels on body and a 3-panel hood for a great fitFull-length zip with internal wind flapZippered handwarmer pocketsSupplex(R) nylon binding around hood, at center-front zipper, cuffs and hemHip length11-oz Synchilla(R) 100% polyester (solids: 75% recycled; prints: 70% recycled) 1/2-pile fleece. Lining: 2-oz 100% nylon. Trim: 100% Supplex(R) nylonMade in Vietnam Material: Recycled Polyester We recycle used soda bottles, unusable second quality fabrics and worn out garments into polyester fibers to produce many of our clothes.

- River Sports Outfitters

The plushiest of them all, the Patagonia Retro-X Cardigan for women is the fleece jacket you'll reach for as soon as your ears and cheeks feel that certain nip in the air, and pumpkin pie lattes appear on the drive-through coffee shack menus. Not only is this Patagonia fleece plush, it's also windproof -- thanks to its -inch pile Synchilla fleece exterior and its wind-blocking nylon lining. A hood pulls up to protect your ears as you stroll the aspen-lined park paths, and the zippered pockets offer a cozy refuge for hands once that latte gets finished. The windflap behind the full-length front zipper seals in body heat, and the binding at the hood, cuffs and hem snug in the openings to seal out icy gusts. Side panels help give it a shapely silhouette under all that furrrrr. Whether you're visiting your favorite drive-through shack on the way to the mountain, or you're hoofing over to a pal's place for butternut soup and a loaf of crusty bread, you can count on the Patagonia Women's Retro-X Cardigan to keep you cozy. Just be prepared for a whole lot of hugging and petting from your friends.

- Altrec Outlet

The Retro-X Cardigan seals out insane winds and freezing temps, rendering winter in the Crazy Mountains, well, sensible. Made from plush, half-inch-pile, recycled polyester fleece, the jacket has a polyester lining that completely shuts out wind. Body side panels and a 3-panel hood provide a great fit. Full-length zip with internal wind flap keeps out chilly gusts. Contrast Supplex(R) nylon binding around hood, center-front zipper, cuffs and hem. Zippered handwarmer pockets. Hip length.

- Patagonia.com