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Patagonia released a new collection of fashion-forward outerwear that perfectly marries sustainability with street style - here's what the jackets are like to wear

Posted On: Dec 9, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Patagonia released a new collection of fashion-forward outerwear that perfectly marries sustainability with street style - here's what the jackets are like to wear

Patagonia has long been a cult-favorite brand among nature lovers and outdoor adventurers, but if you've been paying attention to street-style trends as of late, you'll know there are also plenty of folks who shop there for fashion reasons alone.
It seems that Patagonia is leaning into its popularity among style-driven shoppers with a new collection called Fleecelab , but they're not sacrificing their values to do it.
The Fleecelab Collection uses sustainable materials like recycled polyester, recycled wool, and reclaimed down to create high-quality, fashion-forward styles that have a low impact on the planet.
We put three of the new designs - the Retro-X Fleece Pullover , Woolie Trucker Jacker , and Woolie Chore Coat - to the test in our everyday lives and found them to be just as warm, comfortable, and functional as Patagonia's more technical gear.
For the past several decades, Patagonia has been known largely for its extremely well-made, eco-friendly, and outdoor-ready clothing and gear. But the reality...

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