Specs

Weight 12.2 oz / 346 g
Shell Fabric 7.5 oz Synchilla® 100% Polyester 1/4 in Pile, 86% Recycled
Lining Fabric 100% Polyester Brushed Mesh, Breathable/Windproof Barrier
Trim Fabric Supplex® 100% Nylon

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While the women's version hasn't been reviewed yet, there are 2 reviews for other versions of the Classic Retro-X Vest. Read all reviews »

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Patagonia's Classic Retro-X Vest page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

On its own or under a jacket, the Patagonia Classic Retro-X Vest is a windproof vest that's made from 100% polyester (50% recycled) bonded shearling fleece (with Polygiene- 1/2 permanent odor control) that keeps your core warm in cool or blustery weather. The vertical zippered chest pocket is made of 100% nylon while the zippered handwarmer pockets are lined with brushed 100% polyester mesh.

- Mountain Gear

Windproof, breathable and made with plush polyester fleece, the women's Patagonia Classic Retro-X Fleece Vest supplies a cozy, classic layer for transitional weather.

- REI

Embracing simplicity and utility at its core (and yours) the Retro XA(R) Vest embodies our philosophy of minimalism. Made of soft and supple plush polyester fleece (50 recycled) the vest has a moisture-wicking brushed-mesh backer with a windproof/breathable barrier that completely shuts out wind. The SUPPLEXA(R) nylon stand-up collar is lined with cozy fleece for next-to-skin comfort. A nylon vertical zippered chest pocket and zippered handwarmers lined with brushed-poly mesh keep essentials on board. Full-front zip with internal wind flap shuts out the cold. Hip length.FeaturesWindproof barrier bonded between cozy 50 recycled polyester fleece exterior and a moisture-wicking brushed-polyester mesh liningFull-length front zip with internal wind flapVertical zippered chest pocket is made of nylon; zippered handwarmers lined with brushed-polyester meshHip lengthGrosgrain zipper pullsMaterialsBody: 12.9-oz 100 polyester (50 recycled) bonded sherpa fleeceMesh backer: 3.2-oz 100 polyester (50 recycled) warp-knit mesh with a windproof barrierChest pocket outer collar and wind flap: 3.4-oz 100 nylon plain weave with a DWR (durable water repellent) finishLining fabric is certified as bluesignA(R) approvedWeight 420 g (14.8 oz)

- Massey's Outfitters

The Retro X(R) Vest is made of soft and supple plush polyester fleece (50% recycled), and has a moisture-wicking, brushed-mesh backer with a windproof/breathable barrier that completely shuts out wind. The SUPPLEX(R) nylon stand-up collar is lined with cozy fleece for next-to-skin comfort. A nylon vertical zippered chest pocket and zippered handwarmers lined with brushed-poly mesh keep essentials secured. Full-front zip with internal wind flap shuts out the cold. Hip length.

- Patagonia.com