Specs

Weight 11.6 oz / 329 g
Fabric 9.5 oz 100% Polyester, Sweater-Knit Exterior, Fleece Interior

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Patagonia's Better Sweater Vest page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The women's Patagonia Better Sweater vest has knitted fabric that's dyed with a resource-saving process, creating the aesthetic of wool that's actually made with easy-care polyester fleece.

- REI

With a sweater-knit face and a fleece interior this moisture-wicking vest is spun from heathered yarns dyed with a low-impact process that significantly reduces the use of dyestuffs energy and water compared to conventional dyeing methods. Smooth polyester jersey trims the wind flap armholes hem and zippered handwarmer pockets. Feminine seaming offers a contoured fit. Deep interior drop-in pockets stash cell phone and cash. Hip length. Fair Trade Certified(TM) sewing.FeaturesMade of warm polyester knitted fleece dyed with a low-impact process that significantly reduces the use of dyestuffs energy and water compared to conventional dyeing methods. Fair Trade Certified(TM) sewingFront zipper has a kissing-welt closure and a hidden wind flapPolyester jersey fabric trim on the wind flap pockets armholes and hemInterior drop-in pocketsHip length274 g (9.65 oz)Size & FitModel is 5'9" and wearing a size SmallSlim Fit Size ChartMaterials10-oz 100 polyester knitted fleece dyed with a low-impact process that significantly reduces the use of dyestuffs energy and water compared to conventional dyeing methods.Fair Trade Certified(TM) sewing.Fabric is certified as bluesignA(R) approved

- Massey's Outfitters

Our easy-care Better Sweater(R) Vest has a sweater-knit face and a moisture-wicking fleece interior that's spun from heathered yarns dyed with a low-impact process that significantly reduces the use of dyestuffs, energy and water compared to conventional dyeing methods. Smooth polyester jersey trims the wind flap, armholes, hem and zippered handwarmer pockets. Feminine seaming lends a contoured fit. Deep interior drop-in pockets stash phone and cash. Hip length. Fair Trade Certified(TM) sewn.

- Patagonia.com

Patagonia gives you a vest that can stand up to anything that you put yourself through with their Better Sweater Vest. A sturdy fabric resists abrasion while keeping you warm and promoting some serious arm movement, pair that with a bit of sharp styling, and you've got a vest that you'll be bringing with you on every excursion. PRODUCT FEATURES: 274 g (9.65 oz) 10-oz 100% polyester knitted fleece dyed with a low-impact process that significantly reduces the use of dyestuffs, energy and water compared to conventional dyeing methods Fair Trade Certified sewing Fabric is certified as bluesign approved

- Appalachian Outdoors