The North Face 1996 Retro Nuptse Vest Womens was inspired by the iconic design lines of the 1996 Nuptse vest and offers a superior warmth-to-weight ratio making it a favorite for travel and cold weather wear. The Retro Nuptse Vest features a boxy silhouette, the original shiny ripstop fabric with DWR finish and oversized baffles. The 1996 Nuptse is filled with only the highest quality goose down, tested for loftiness, moisture resistance and ability to regain its loft after compression. The Nuptse Retro Vest is made with 700 fill goose down; certified to the Responsible Down Standard (RDS) by Control Union to keep you cozy and the outer abrasion panels are covered with a durable water resistant (DWR) finish to keep you dry if your caught in light shower. Down as a rule, is very packable, and the 1996 Retro Nuptse Vest is no exception. The entire jacket compresses down and stows in the right hand pocket. Other great features of the Retro Nuptse are the bungee cinch at the hem and secure-zip hand pockets. Providing the ultimate in warmth and comfort, the North Face 1996 Retro Nuptse Vest is a great choice whether you're heading out into the backcountry or navigating the urban jungle.
|Weight||415 g (14.6 oz)|
|Fabric (Body)||100% nylon ripstop with durable water-repellent (DWR) finish|
|Fabric (Yoke)||100% nylon taffeta with DWR finish|
|Fabric (Lining)||100% nylon taffeta|
|Material (Insulation)||700 Fill Goose Down; certified to the Responsible Down Standard (RDS) by Control Union|