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Patagonia Better Sweater Fleece Vest - Women's

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    Layer accordingly.

    Dim the lights, turn down the thermostat, and stay warm with the Patagonia Women's Better Sweater Fleece Vest, which combines the timeless look of wool with the easy maintenance of polyester fleece. The fabric has a sweater-like exterior and a fleece interior that offers warmth without restricting movement, so it can be worn under a shell on cold ski day of layered over a flannel for a night out on the town.

    • Polyester fleece
    • Slim fit
    • Hand pockets
    • Bluesign approved fabric
    • Item #PAT010X

    Tech Specs

    Material
    100% polyester
    Fit
    slim
    Length
    hip
    Pockets
    2 hand
    Claimed Weight
    9.7 oz
    Recommended Use
    casual
    Manufacturer Warranty
    lifetime

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    Patagonia vest

    • Familiarity: I gave it as a gift but have feedback to share
    • Size Bought: Med
    • Height: 5'4"
    • Weight: 135lbs

    My daughter has worn this almost non stop since we got it she loves it she says it's comfy and keeps her warm very pleased with this purchase

    Solid, Classy Looking Vest

    • Familiarity: I gave it as a gift but have feedback to share
    • Fit: True to size
    • Height: 5'11"
    • Weight: 225lbs

    I bought this for my wife, this is what she had to say "The Patagonia better sweater vest, like the other items in the Patagonia better sweater line, does not disappoint! It is an attractive layering piece that is multifunctional fall through spring. It looks great with a baselayer or flannel underneath. I do find that the better sweaters pill quite easily once washed and especially once dried, so maybe find a different way to wash your item. Otherwise, you can easily remove the pills via several methods. I love the grey color, as it never looks dirty no matter how many times or how long you wear it! It fits similarly to most other Patagonia items, if you know your size, but it seems to be a standard or almost relaxed fitting line rather than a trim fit. I am happy to have this to add to my collection"
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    Super nice vest!

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times
    • Height: 5'11"
    • Weight: 195lbs

    The ad says it mimics wool and I think it does too but with the advantages of polyester. It does have a nice trim fit but that is what I want. The fabric is nice, warm and the inside is soft/fuzzy/warm to boot. Overall a great vest to add to my collection.

    Essential Vest for Fall and Winter

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: Medium
    • Height: 5'7"
    • Weight: 140lbs

    This is my new go-to piece for fall. It is perfect to wear over flannels or long-sleeve t-shirts. I normally wear a medium in Patagonia/most other brands, and this vest seems to fit true to size. The material is cozy and stretchy, without feeling bulky. The cut is typical Patagonia, which is slightly boxy. If you wanted the vest to fit more form-fitting, then maybe size down. However, if I sized-down, I think it would be too short on me. I bought this in the Pelican color, which is a tan/cream color. I was a little hesitant about the color, but it looks really good on. Highly recommend!

    Perfect for layering!

    • Height: 5'4"
    • Weight: 130lbs

    I always bring this vest with me for walking my dog or hiking. The pockets are convenient for carrying my phone and keys, and the fit is perfect for layering over a sweater. My go-to for skiing as well!

    Everyday Vest

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: Small
    • Height: 5'6"
    • Weight: 130lbs

    I use this for all of my activities. I've found it ideal as an extra layer for early morning day hikes, and walks in the park, so I can wear a base layer or a flannel under. I prefer this vest to my padded vests because it's a light way to add an extra layer. I love this particular light vest because the better sweater material feels like a cozy hoody without the weight.

    Perfect Vest

    • Familiarity: I gave it as a gift but have feedback to share
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: L
    • Height: 5'4"
    • Weight: 150lbs

    Perfect vest for my mother. Great for cold mornings in AZ playing golf and nice enough to wear out around town when she needs to.

    Fabulous Vest!

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: Small
    • Height: 5'7"
    • Weight: 125lbs

    I initially ordered my usual padded Patagonia size Medium for two vests in Navy and Black. However, the vests were really too big, not just the arm holes, but all over. I love them so much I reordered both in size Small. The fit in size Small is perfect, I can easily wear a cashmere or light sweater underneath and still have wiggle room. The fabric is nice and cosy and the Navy is a true Navy which I really liked the most. I’m going to order other colors because the fit is fabulous, and the vests easily fit under coats or jackets. For size reference, I’m 5’ 7” 125lb 34D-26-36 - I’m happy with my purchase, thanks Backcountry ❤️

    Versatile Casual Vest

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: medium
    • Height: 5'5"
    • Weight: 130lbs

    I usually order a size up in Patagonia vests, and I ordered a medium in this one. I could have probably made a small work, but the fit seems OK. I have worn this to work, while skiing, and out to events, so it's very versatile -- you can dress it up or down. I think the black color makes the medium appear slimmer, so if you buy a brighter color, perhaps order your usual true size. All around great vest.

    My Go to Vest

    • Familiarity: I gave it as a gift but have feedback to share
    • Fit: True to size

    I recently bought the Patagonia Better Sweater Vest as a gift for my cousin and she absolutely LOVES it. I have a couple of these things and they really are the best. They are perfect to wear year round with a long sleeve-t or button down plaid. Honestly, anything in the Better Sweater family makes the perfect gift, especially for those hard to shop for family members!

    Great vest!

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times
    • Fit: Runs large
    • Size Bought: XXS
    • Height: 4'10"
    • Weight: 90lbs

    Beautiful color - ordered the Pelican which is a tan-ish color. Great fit but I order a size smaller than normal. I have a previous season's Better Vest (greenish color) and I would agree that this one runs large. I had read reviews before purchasing so I opted for the smaller size, XXS and it fits comfortably. These are great to layer and keep you nice and toasty!

    Great addition to the wardrobe

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times

    I bought mine a little small so I don't wear it as much as I wish, but I still love the product as a whole. I wear it skiing, backpacking, and around town. Great over flannels, athletic shirts, and basic long sleeves.

    Great Fit

    • Familiarity: I've used it several times
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: Medium
    • Height: 5'4"
    • Weight: 130lbs

    This vest fits perfect and keeps you warm. It's also extremely comfy. Great for wearing around as an everyday piece or for layering.

    Instant Classic

    • Familiarity: I gave it as a gift but have feedback to share
    • Fit: True to size

    Bought this for a friend who works at a hospital and wanted something the same color as her scrubs. She loves it. It's enough to fight off the chill when she's working on a cold floor but isn't ever too much. Kind of a theme for the whole Patagonia Better Sweater family.

    Great everyday basic for your wardrobe

    • Familiarity: I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions
    • Height: 5'2"

    This vest is so soft and cozy. I bought the Hemlock Green, which as a nice neutral color and versatile. I was debating between a XS and S (5'2", petite but athletic build), and I went with a S so I'd have room to layer underneath. I've only worn it a few times so far but can already tell I'll get more wear out of it into the fall.