Our Customer Service Representatives (CSRs) are our front line of communication with Patagonia fanatics far and wide. The crew here at our Call Center in Reno, NV are at it seven days a week, taking orders, helping with returns, and most importantly, answering the astonishing range of questions our customers fire at us. Like flocks of swirling swallows or shimmering schools of tropical fish, our customers swoop in with mysteriously synchronized concerns and questions on a regular basis, prompting the need for ready answers. Times like these, nothing would be more handy than magically beaming knowledge out into the ether. Our very own Old School is here to do just that. He's stepped back from the front lines to answer some of these popular questions, straight from the trenches.
"How much down is in that jacket?" That’s a pretty common question here in Mail Order, so I compiled a list of down weights for all our down coats. These weights are for size Medium and are in grams (1 ounce = 28.35 grams). The fill-power of the down used in each of the jackets is also listed. For an broader overview on down, see my previous post here.
Men's Hibernation Parka - 205g (600 fill) If your pooch is like mine and demands a walk no matter how cold or blustery, this is your coat.
Nanuq Jacket - 250g (600 fill) Another cold weather special in a bit shorter length.
Stealth Downer Jacket -145g (600 fill) An everyday down jacket that won't make you look like you just stepped off the Grand.
Women's Ina Down Parka -170g (600 fill) A waterproof/windproof down coat for the coldest and wettest climes.
Women's Fiona Parka - 105g (800 fill) A long length down sweater, but even cuter.
Women's Down With it Parka -167g (600 fill) If you're not down with cold weather, try this jacket.
Women's Upside of Down Jacket - 105g (600 fill) Street-smart looks combined with backcountry warmth.