My wife hates the cold weather and unfortunately for her, we live in Idaho! Depending upon where you live, coats and jackets may be a part of your everyday functionality and fashion for a good part of the year. It is certainly the case for my wife!
Charles River Apparel makes several high-quality vests, jackets and winter parkas for those of us who live in colder climates.
Below is a summary of vests, jackets and parkas for WOMEN made by Charles River Apparel. For your convenience, a short description has been included along with a link to each apparel item so you can learn more about them or to purchase one as a gift for yourself or a friend or family member.
Charles River Vests for Women
For the women, there are a lot more vests made by Charles River Apparel. However, there are two main vests that are categorized as “Heavyweight” vests for colder weather. They are:
1- Women’s Classic Soft Shell Vest (5819)
2- Women’s Radius Quilted Vest (5535)
Just like the Men’s soft shell vest, the Womens’ Classic Soft Shell Vest (5819) is made of 90% Polyester and 10% Spandex Shell fabric which is bonded to a 100% Polyester microfleece layer making it lightweight and flexible. Constructed with Hi-Tech 3-layer poly/spandex and microfleece bonded material making it breathable and water-resistance. The standup collar/wind flap chin guard provides a little extra protection as well.
The jacket is available in two colors: Black/Vapor Grey and Navy.
The Radius Quilted Jackets provides the user a little more warmth and protection from the cold weather. The jacket’s shell is made of 100% Polyester Dobby Shell fabric which is made from certified and guaranteed recycled PET bottles. The inter insulated material is made of 100% Polyester Primaloft sport premium insulation for superior warmth.
The Radius Quilted Jacket is the perfect jacket to have during those colder fall days and into the winter months as the temperatures get colder with each passing day. The jacket is paired with the Women’s Lithium Quilted Jacket (5640), essentially making it a coat for added warmth for colder temperatures.
You have your options of three (3) different colors: Black/Grey, Grey Pink and Cobalt Grey and comes in sizes XS – 3XL.
Additionally the Women’s Radius Quilted Vest is easily compressible and light weight, yet wind and water-resistant for those cold wet days.
If you want to match well with your spouse, the men’s vest coordinates with the Men’s Radius Quilted Vest (9535).
Charles River Jackets for Women
There are three (3) main jackets designed by Charles River Apparel that are classified as “Heavyweight” jackets for colder weather. They are:
1- Women’s Lithium Quilted Jacket (5640)
2- Women’s Back Bay Soft Shell Jacket (5923)
3- Women’s Soft Shell Jacket (5718)
The Women’s Lithium Quilted Jacket is an extremely comfortable jacket designed for style during the colder fall days and an excellent under jacket during the cold winter days. Not only is this jacket stylish and warm but it also rated for an active weather range of 3 degrees F. Additionally, the jacket is wind and water-resistant.
As mentioned previously, the jacket creates a 2-in-1 coat when paired with the Radius Vest 5535 that zips into the jacket for added warmth. By combining the vest and jacket, it essentially becomes a winter coat!
The jacket is available in three different colors: Black/Grey, Navy/Grey and Grey Pink. The sizes range from XS to 3XL.
Charles River Apparel has designed a matching jacket for the Men: Men’s Lithium Quilted Jacket (9540).
The Women’s Back Bay Soft Shell Jacket (5923) is available in three different colors; Black, Steel Melange and Navy Melange. The sizes for this jacket range from XS- 3XL. Additionally, this jacket wind and water-resistance. The Drop-tail hem on the back provides added protection from the winds and rain.
Made of a bonded poly/spandex tricot which allows for a better mechanical stretch and ease of movement. If you want to match well with your spouse, the Back Bay Soft Shell Jacket coordinates with the Men’s Back Bay Soft Shell Jacket (9923).
The Soft Shell Jacket is one of the most popular standard jackets for men and women sold by Charles River Apparel. With a breathable and water-resistant design, and lightweight/flexible style makes it the perfect jacket for any occasion. The Hi-Tech 3-layer poly/spandex (90% polyester and 10% spandex) keeps the user warm and dry in colder temperatures.
The zippered pockets on the side and right forearm are a convenient storage for valuables while you’re on the go. This jacket is available in Black/Vapor Grey and Navy. The Sizes for this jacket range from XS to 3XL.
The Women’s Soft Shell jacket (5718) coordinates with the Men’s Soft Shell jacket (9718).
There is only one “winter” coat made by Charles River Apparel for men and women – the “Parka 5762”.
The Parka is made of 100% Polyester and 100% Nylon Lining quilted with 3M Thinsulate insulation for ultra-warmth (-9 degrees rating).
The zip-off fleece lined hood allows for easy on/off application. This winter coat is great for extreme cold weather and is available in 2 different colors (Black and Grey Melange). The Sizes for this coat ranges between XS- 3XL.
If you’re looking to get this caot for your business or employees and want to have their names or business logo embroidered onto the jacket, The ESA (Embroidery Stow-Away System allows for logos and names to be embroidered onto the left chest side without messing up the insulation of the coat.
Charles River Apparel is well known for its durability and fashionable style. We are proud to carry Charles River Apparel clothing items. Check out our store for all of the other Women clothing apparel items available on our website.