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Stoic Puffer Vest - Men's

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Puffer Vest

Adding lightweight warmth to any pursuit, the Puffer Vest is one of those essential items you're always glad to have on hand. Layer it under your shell during a day of spring skiing, or layer it over a cardigan for extra comfort in a chilly house—the choices are infinite.

  • Backcountry Exclusive
  • An insulated vest for core warmth you can perform in
  • Synthetic insulation retains its loft even if wet
  • Zip pockets give you a secure place to keep moneys and phone
  • Spandex binding at arm and hem create a clean fit
  • Item #SICZ2CP

Material
[face fabric] 100% nylon, [lining] 100% nylon
Insulation
synthetic
Fit
regular
Length
hip
Center Back Length
[medium] 27.5in
Pockets
2 zippered hand, 1 zippered chest
Claimed Weight
8oz
Recommended Use
skiing, snowboarding, casual, hiking, climbing
Manufacturer Warranty
limited lifetime

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>Rating: 4

Good functional and affordable vest

Fit:
Runs large
Size Bought
Med
Height
5` 10"
Weight
160 lbs

Everything as expected. Good pockets outside and inside. Personally a little bigger than expected. Still very good product. Its a keeper.

>Rating: 5

Thin but good.

Familiarity:
I've used it several times
Fit:
True to size

Great layering vest. Maybe not as full as you’d expect. But excellent piece for the price.

>Rating: 4

A Great and Simple Vest

Familiarity:
I've used it several times
Fit:
True to size
Size Bought
Medium
Height
5` 10"
Weight
160 lbs

I was given this product by Backcountry, but this review Is my personal opinion. This vest is not flashy or overly complex, but it is a great option to add another layer or add some depth to an outfit. I appreciate the simplicity of it and its ability to keep me warm, which is what you should expect from a puffy vest. The synthetic insulation is made from recycled material, which is always a plus, but it also does a decent job of keeping your core warm for how much material is actually there. This vest is not super puffy, so it actually makes a great inner layer underneath an outer jacket or sweatshirt and adds enough warmth without feeling like you have a ton of layers on. It also works great over a flannel or sweater for a nicer look when out getting dinner or hitting up the beer gardens on a chilly fall afternoon. The inside also has a pocket which is a nice feature for a wallet or even your phone. The build quality is good, and the stitching seems like it can handle some abuse. Overall, it is a simple vest and at its price, you should not be expecting something crazy, but it is a great option if you’re looking to add a puffy vest to your wardrobe.

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Is the Stoic Puffer vest real think and puffy or is it thinner like the Northface Thermoball?