Featherlight Function

The outerwear market sees consumers expecting more payoff with less material

Implications - As new clothing materials emerge, giving designers more efficient and warmer tools to work with, consumers are looking to wear winter gear that sacrifices extra bulk without giving up comfort. Transforming winter gear into something easier to both pack and wear, this shift speaks to heightened aesthetic demands that consumers are putting on function-focused fashion.
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Packable Thermal Jackets - The North Face THERMOBALL™ Hoodie Is Lightweight and Warm
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