The hot news this season is the Capilene® 4 Expedition Weight gear from Patagonia
. Made with a new, proprietary blend of performance Polartec® High Efficency™ fabric that is bluesign® approved, the Patagonia
Capilene 4 Expedition Weight 1/4 Zip Top is the champ of cold weather base layers this season.
Polartec® PowerDry® High Efficency™ - This material is made with an open knit grid structure that is more breathable, exceptionally warm without bulk, and dries incredibly fast.
Gladiodor® - Combats odor with an anti-microbial finish
91% polyester (30% recycled) / 9% spandex
bluesign® Approved Fabrics - Patagonia has worked with the independently owned bluesign® to ensure environmentally friendly practices.
Recycled Polyester - This material is made from recycled content such as scraps from the cutting room floor, old soda bottles and worn out garments.
Flat-Seam Construction - This construction method provides a clean, finished look with fine thread for barely-there seams.
Patagonia has added spandex for increased stretch, and ease of movement.
A warm brushed fleece interior moves moisture quickly to the face of the fabric.
Durable smooth jersey face slides easily beneath layers.