Salt Lake City, UT // New River Gorge, WV
They do not. Check out the Tanoak or the Gladstone for other insulated pants with ZipTech.
Let's be clear about one thing first: I am a fair weather boater. For the most part (ie; unless I'm getting paid) I hate being on the water in weather below 55 F. But maybe it's like they say with snowsports-- if you hate it because you're always cold, you just haven't had the right gear yet.
I didn't mind the cold so much once I added some Thick Skin layers to my quiver. Pretty much lived in this top all Spring and for much of the summer out in West Virginia during river season-- this piece has replaced my NRS Hydroskin long sleeve top, too, because it doesn't have the same evaporative cooling issues.
Once it gets wet, it insulates like a champ. It wouldn't be a particularly good item for a backpacking trip, since it's pretty heavy when wet, but that's not really what it's designed for.
The poly does get a bit funky after a few trips, but that's typical of most synthetic materials. Construction is great; mine saw probably 90 days of heavy use and doesn't have so much as a hole.
It's meant to fit close to the body, so I'd go with your normal size. The fabric has a lot of give to it as well.
It's cut a little more boxy than the Burton Blitz Flannel, but you can't beat it for a no-frills riding flannel! Bought my normal size and have adequate room for layering.
Awesome price, awesome product. It's a spoon, it's a fork, it's lightweight and basically indestructible; what else do you want? Stop thinking about it and add it to your cart already!
Nice and warm, with a flattering cut. My only complaint is that the cowl neck has a seam that runs right along the shoulders in sort of a weird way, but I got over it after about five minutes of wearing this dress because it is SO comfortable. Dolomite is a bit darker in person-- like a wheat color, almost. I'd say it runs true to size. (I'm 5'4'', 140 lbs, ordered a M and it fit perfectly.)
They're beautifully constructed and fit true to size, but sadly had to return them--the height was too much for short little legs. Alas. Back zipper detailing is lovely.
I was a little skeptical about how sturdy a collapsible silicone cup could be, so I bought one to try it out.
And then I bought four more.
The measurements on the inside of the cups are frosting on an already-pretty-awesome cake.
Obviously, since they're silicone, you don't want to put any hot, strongly flavored foods in here, since it'll hold the taste.
I was nervous ordering these after reading several reviews that mentioned them being narrow (being wide footed and all) but I ordered them in my usual shoe size and they're perfect. Not sure how they're going to stand up to the elements yet, but they're definitely comfortable!
//Edit 6 Months Later:
Totally not waterproof, not even remotely. They're still okay, but definitely only for the driest of conditions. Arizonans, buy away!
On rafting trips, my female customers sometimes ask at the beginning of the day why I wear such long shorts for rafting, but they usually know firsthand within an hour or two-- sunburned knees and scratched legs. I'm fairly certain Prana didn't design them with whitewater rafting in mind, but MAN are they the best thing I've found for it-- perfect coverage, lightweight, quick drying, and stretchy. They also stand up well to repeat use-- my first pair from 2011 have probably seen 200 days of use and the only issue I've had is a torn pocket, which was my own fault.
They gave these a slight redesign for 2013 (not yet up on the site) and they're a great improvement-- eliminated the spot where the pockets are liable to rip, added a flattering line to the back, and grommets to the drawstring holes for extra durability!
Definitely size down-- I'm 5'4'', 140 lbs (usually a 6 for bottoms) and the Small fits perfect.
It's kinda embarrassing how many of these I have, but they're so damn comfortable. Solid everyday beanie-- not quite warm enough on its own on super cold days snowboarding, but perfect for everything else.
Finally, an updated version of the Isis Henna Sports Bra-- great colors, patterns, same awesome design. This is hands down the most comfortable sports bra I've ever owned-- perfect on its own as a top for hot yoga; great for hiking, climbing, rafting, etc. I don't think it'd be supportive enough for any real running, but I generally avoid running unless it's away from something (zombies, bears; zombie bears) so that isn't a detractor for me.
I'm a 34C and the Medium is perfect.
I demoed this jacket and had really high hopes for it, since there aren't many female specific jackets out there. No such luck. While it's a great concept, I'd say that until it gets a redesign, this PFD winds up in that familiar action sports category of "Designed for a woman, but probably by a man." (I don't mean to say that it's a bad jacket by any means--just that the design flaws are all the things that should be its biggest selling points!)
As many of the other lady reviewers have mentioned, it is not a substitute for a sports bra. I found the boobie shelf uncomfortable, frankly-- PFDs are going to move around on your body, since you're moving, and I was constantly adjusting it anytime I was in motion.
If you're looking for something similar, but with less awkward "help" for the girls, check out the Astral Willis.
My Willis PFD has seen 180+ river days in the last two seasons, and she's still going strong! I cannot say enough good things about this PFD. The design is perfect-- side entry buckles are sturdy, unobtrusive, and far superior to a center zip, which can get snagged and pulled down just when you need the jacket the most. The rib padding does take a minute to get used to if you're accustomed to a lower-profile jacket like the NRS Ninja... but I could never go back! That extra protection is AMAZING for whitewater-- nothing worse than bruised and banged up ribs in a Class V swim!
The perfect gift for the casual alcoholic/party animal in your family... one can only hope the recipient remains as high-functioning as the Beeracuda.
Excellent construction and comfy to boot! The cowl hood gives it a great feminine touch. If this had a kangaroo pocket I'd buy a hundred of them. Or a second one.
As far as the sizing goes, if you're puzzled over "Trim fit"-- Go up a size if you want to layer anything underneath. If you're looking for more of a baselayer fit, go with your normal size. (I'm 5'4", 140 lbs, and sized up to a L.) Note: The color Tree is much nicer in person- more of a Forest Green.
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