Taiga Fleece Jacket

Lightweight wind-resistant warp-knit Taiga fleece jacket. Now also available in custom sizes.
Weight
For clothing, weight is for size: M. For sleeping bags, weight changes with selected length/width. N.B. there may be some variation in the weights of finished products.
340g / 12oz
Price
$304.56
Taiga Fleece Jacket

"My newly acquired Taiga Fleece Jacket is just perfect."
Catherine Ellis.

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Features

  • Windproof and abrasion-resistant Taiga fleece fabric
  • Full-length front zip
  • Zipped hand-warmer pockets 
  • Lycra hem
  • Lycra cuffs with thumb-holes

Description:

Also available in custom sizes. We make clothing to order, so if you’re not a standard size we can make it to fit. To order a non-standard custom size, select the Custom Sizing tab, choose your body width, and then the body/arm lengths, shorter or longer, that work for you. A custom size takes us a little longer (typically two weeks longer) to make and, because it’s personalized, it’s non-returnable and our customer loyalty scheme can’t be applied.. 


A wonderfully simple and lightweight fleece jacket with superb wind and abrasion resistance. Warp-knit Taiga fleece is lighter and distinctly more windproof than conventional stretchy weft-knit fleeces.

Zipped handwarmer pockets, lycra hem and lycra cuffs with thumb-holes complete a comfortable and protective mountaineering layer.

Favoured by climbers and polar explorers, Taiga fleece tops are designed extra-long in the body to prevent cold air ingress at the waist. The sleeves are generous in length to maintain good coverage of outstretched arms.

 

Taiga fleece

This warp-knit fleece is primarily for real activity use rather than the street scene, although its comfort and lightness give little indication of its robust performance. It will resist abrasion and cut the wind far better than normal weft-knit fleeces, shrug off a shower and dry very quickly after a soaking. If work or play takes you out into the elements, take Taiga fleece - you'll notice the difference.

Read our blog post on Taiga fleece.

"My newly acquired Taiga Fleece Jacket is just perfect; light, non restrictive and 100% effective. I have played golf all winter with (relatively) cold (-3 once or twice) temperatures, and occasional wet and icy winds, but always been completely comfortable, but with complete freedom of movement. Not your regular market place I know, but thank you very much for a super garment."
Catherine Ellis.

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