Patagonia Men's Better Sweater 1/4 Zip - Moosejaw
Patagonia Men's Better Sweater 1/4 Zip
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Patagonia Men's Better Sweater 1/4 Zip

Patagonia Men's Better Sweater 1/4 Zip is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 569.
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Product Description Item No.   10281544

The Patagonia Men's Better Sweater Quarter Zip is a fleece pullover for casual outings and fall day hikes. As summer gives way to fall, slip into the comfortable regular fit fleece to ward off the cool, crisp air and enjoy the outdoors before hunkering down into winter. The sweater-like appearance looks right at home with your well-worn jeans while still looking clean enough for dinner in town. Pop open the quarter length zipper when the sun reaches its height and it'll be ready to pull back up once the temperature falls back down in the evening. A single chest pocket ensures your phone or a snack bar remain close, you never know when you gotta text your best bud or stave off the hunger before lunch.

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FEATURES of the Patagonia Men's Better Sweater 1/4 Zip

  • Made of bluesign approved 100% Polyester fleece with sweater-knit face, fleece interior and heathered overdye yarns
  • Dyed with a low-impact process that significantly reduces the use of dyestuffs, energy and water
  • Quarter-zip pullover with zip-through stand-up collar
  • Raglan sleeves for mobility and pack-wearing comfort; interior fleece wicks moisture
  • Zippered left-chest pocket
  • Shape-holding micrpolyester jersey trim at cuffs and bottom hem provides added abrasion resistance
  • Flat-seam construction reduces bulk and helps eliminate seam chafe
  • Hip length

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Primary Fabric: Polyester
Gender: Mens
Features: Fair Trade Certified, Bluesign Approved
Best Use: Casual, Hiking
Fit Type: Regular Fit
Weight: 17.6 oz
Sleeve Length: Long Sleeve
Fabric Details: 100% Polyester
Fabric Weight: 10 oz / Square Yard
Eco Friendly: Yes
Disclaimer: We only ship this brand to US Addresses.
Zip: Quarter Zip
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product for an outstanding price. Bought three of these to give as Christmas gifts.
Date published: 2018-09-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from the best sweater! I have purchased these for all members of my family by now. I found the dolomite blue on sale here, which was an added benefit! This sweater is warm (but not too warm) and holds up well
Date published: 2018-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Best College Sweater After returning home from his first year of college, my son reported that his Patagonia Better Sweater 1/4 zip was by far the most comfortable and useful piece of clothing he had at school. I've since bought one for my younger son, who is also heading to college this fall.
Date published: 2018-08-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A classic This is the 3rd Better Sweater 1/4 zip I have bought for my husband. It's his go-to sweater in all seasons, and is great quality and weight.
Date published: 2018-07-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great sweater. Very warm This is a great sweater. Very warm. Good fit. I went with the medium size, im 5’-11” 205 lbs. and it fits right on. Arm length are a little longer than i expected.
Date published: 2018-06-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great patagonia is the best better sweater is a must have staple and i got it here because it was on sale.. good fit for long torso and arms runs slightly loose
Date published: 2018-06-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome sweater at a great price! I bought this a few weeks ago and I can’t wait for winter! Great quality, service and price! I will definitely buy Patagonia again from Moosejaw!
Date published: 2018-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great gift I bought this as a gift and it fit great! It’s the perfect gift and will get worn all the time! Super comfortable! Comes in many colors and sizes!
Date published: 2018-06-11
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Is there a Patagonia jacket that comes in XL tall?

Asked by: Lisa105
Thanks for the question! Unfortunately, Patagonia does not offer any jackets with a "tall" option. I do have an North Face Apex Bionic Jacket that comes in XL Tall. I included a link below for you to check out. Also, Carhartt offers a "tall" option for almost all of their jackets. Hope this helps a little! http://www.moosejaw.com/moosejaw/shop/product_The-North-Face-Men-s-Apex-Bionic-2-Jacket_10309666_10208_10000001_-1_
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2016-12-03

What temperature range is this jacket good for? 

Asked by: Emily
Hiya Emily, thanks for your question. This item doesn't have a temperature rating because warmth is really based personal preference, activity level, weather conditions and / or clothing layers, etc. For most people, the Better Sweater is a great mid-layer. It is warm fall or spring option, or if you layer with a good baselayer, it can be warm enough for mildly cold conditions. Additionally, it can we worn as a baselayer under a waterproof jacket in bad weather. It is a versatile piece overall. Hope this helps!
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2018-08-22

I am looking to get this for my boyfriend. He is 6’4’’, 215 lbs. What size would be best for him?

Asked by: Sarah
Hey Sarah! Your boyfriend is a lucky duck! As far as which size would work for him, it all depends on his measurements. According to the size chart (right below the Q and A's on this page), he might fall between a large and extra large. I would try to get his measurements and see how they stack up to the size chart. Hope this helps!
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2018-03-31

I'm looking to buy the quarter-zipphbeil as a gift for my son. He's 6'3'' and 150 pounds. Would the size M be long enough in the sleeves and torso?

Asked by: springthing
Hey there, Thanks for the question. Patagonia brand items tend to run a bit on the small side, especially in regards to length in the arms and torso, so I would definitely suggest sizing up to a Large for your son. In case you needed them, I have included the measurements for a size Medium below: Sleeve Length (Center Back to bottom) - 35" Center Front Length (from neck seam) - 24.75" Center Back Length (from neck seam) - 28" for the medium.
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2018-08-22

Hi I’m 5’10 165 lbs and a 31” waist and I like my clothes to be on the slimmer side, what size should I get?

Asked by: yuyu
Hey there, Thank yuyu for reaching out to usus! You've given me a little info....but I might need some more. With just the info you've given me, I would say the size you should get is a medium. But, I'd double check your chest size. The medium chest size is good for 38-40". For the additional sizes, I'd peruse the size guide! It's nuzzled twixt the size drop down and the color drop down. Hope this helps you out! Hugsies.
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2017-11-25

I am 5'6'' and 155 pounds. Would you recommend I get a size Small or size Medium? Thank you in advance.

Asked by: TomR
Hiya TomR, thanks for your question! Its better to determine sizing by your measurements rather than height and weight, however, based on the information you provided I would suggest a size small. Refer to the size guide at the bottom of this page to confirm. There is a shortcut link to the size guide under the drop down size menu. Hope this helps!
Answered by: Alice in Wanderland
Date published: 2017-11-21

Does this pill? I got him something similar last year from Eddie Bauer and it pills HORRIBLY. Granted, he wears it pretty much everyday this time of year  like one would a coat. Pilling is a SERIOUS pet peeve

Asked by: MoMaS
Hiya MoMaS, thanks for the question! I haven't heard any complaints about this pullover pilling but I have seen it mentioned on a blog. I assume over time, it is a possibility but with proper care and washing, you shouldn't have a problem. It can be machine washed but I would take extra precautions and wash it on the gentle cycle and/or wash it inside a pillow case. Hope this helps!
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2018-08-22

My boyfriend is 6ft and about 165 pounds..... What size should I get him??

Asked by: Kendall
Hiya Kendall, thanks for your question! Based on his description, I would recommend a size small or medium... depending on if he prefers a loose fit or plans to layer underneath it. Hope this helps!
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2018-05-06
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Patagonia Men's Tops

SIZE XX-Small X-Small Small Medium Large X-Large XX-Large XXX-Large
Chest 31 - 33" 34 - 35" 35 - 37" 38 - 40" 42 - 44" 46 - 48" 50 - 52" 54 - 56"
Waist 26" 28" 29 - 30" 31 - 33" 34 - 36" 38 - 40" 42 - 44" 46 - 48"
Sleeve 30" 32" 33" 34" 35" 36" 37" 37.5"
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Patagonia guarantees everything they make. If you are not satisfied with one of their products at the time you receive it, or if one of their products does not perform to your satisfaction, return it to the store you bought it from or to Patagonia for a repair, replacement or refund. Damage due to wear and tear will be repaired at a reasonable charge.

By law, garments sent in for repair must be clean. Please wash items for repair before mailing. If the item is deemed irreparable Patagonia may, at their discretion, replace it or send a Gift Card for the last known retail value of the piece.

How long does the process take?
Patagonia does their best to unpack, process, and get repairs back in the mail to you within 30 business days.

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How long does the process take?
Repairs will be unpacked, done and back in the mail to you within 10 business days. During peak season times it may take up to 30 business days. Patagonia will pay for repairs that they are responsible for and charge a fair price for repairs due to normal wear and tear.

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