Top 4 Women’s Outerwear Kits: The best ski jackets and pants of 2012/13
Outerwear is a vital part of our identity as skiers. Mixing, matching and making something uniquely you is important. These are the top 4 women’s outerwear kits of 2012/13; these are our Editor’s Picks. See one you like? Click through to see our reviews, complete with technical details and points of interest. These kits tackle the dual tasks of looking good and working well, too. Truth is, you can’t be cool when you’re cold.
Don’t know exactly what you’re looking for? Read our How to Buy Outerwear feature.
*Editor’s Picks are based on the selections made for the 2013 Buyer’s Guide. Products are listed in alphabetical order.
MSRP: Jacket: $250 — Pant: $230
“In its second year of producing women’s threads, Armada more than holds its own with the Isis jacket and Decker pant.”
MSRP: Jacket: $230 — Pant: $220
“The jacket is a quilted, slightly puffy style, but the cut and fit of both pieces will still turn heads.”
MSRP: Jacket: $275 — Pant: $160
“Both feature Mountain Hardwear’s waterproof and breathable DryQ core, and the Returnia pant has an adjustable waistband and reinforced cuffs.”
MSRP: Jacket: $175 — Pant: $160
“This Roxy outfit takes a fresh approach to combining style and function.”
About the author:
Henrik Lampert loves hot dogs, backflips, the Boston Bruins and Norway. Twenty-seven years old and a Massachusetts native, he's the Editor of Freeskier Magazine and Freeskier.com—a proud staffer since 2010.