The North Face Carmel Vest


Weight 15.9 oz / 450 g
Body Fabric 66 g / sq m (1.95 oz / sq yd), DWR + Cire (Down Proof) 100% Nylon
Insulation 700 Fill Goose Down

Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Add a boost of warmth and winter protection to your everyday mid-layers with this 700-fill down insulated vest. Flattering chevron quilting provides warmth without bulk. This vest is zip-in compatible for added thermal insulation in complementing outerwear from The North Face .

- The North Face

Few pieces in your fall and winter wardrobe are as versatile and practical as a down vest. The North Face Women's Carmel Down Vest is no exception; throw it on over a flannel shirt for light protection during fall outings or layer it under a shell for super core warmth in extreme cold. The vest's 700-fill down and light weight make it extra warm and wearable.


Free Shipping. The North Face Women's Carmel Vest FEATURES of The North Face Women's Carmel Vest Zip-in compatible Center front zip and snap placket Chevron quilting Internal chest pocket Hidden zip hand pockets Hem cinch-cord Embroidered logo at left chest and center back SPECIFICATIONS of The North Face Women's Carmel Vest Body fabric: 40D 66 g/m^2 100% nylon taffeta with DWR Lining: 33D 46 g/m^2 100% nylon taffeta Insulation: 700 fill down Avg Weight: 400 g (14 oz) Length from Center Back: 25in. Guarantee: Lifetime Warranty This product can only be shipped within the United States. Please don't hate us.

- Moosejaw

If your biggest concern about staying warm outdoors is about insulating your core, the high-loft 700-fill goose down in this Women's Carmel Vest from The North Face will dispel your worries. It's an amazingly warm vest with a flattering, tapered fit around your torso. The Carmel Vest for women layers well over midweight fleece, but if you can also use the Zip-in compatibility to pair this vest with a Zip-in waterproof shell or lightweight jacket from The North Face. From neck to hem, a snap-down wind flap protects the full-length zipper from breezes, providing excellent wind resistance. This popular outdoor vest is a favorite choice for women who hike, camp and even kayak in moderately cool weather conditions. The lightweight down-proof nylon fabric is slightly water resistant, but you'll find that your rainy day comfort is optimized when you wear your Carmel Vest beneath a women's waterproof shell or jacket.

- Altrec Outlet

The North Face Carmel Vest


The Carmel Vest has been discontinued. It last appeared in The North Face's 2011 product line.


The North Face Carmel Vest is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 31, 2014 at The North Face.

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