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Upland jacket for wife
« on: January 08, 2017, 06:53:41 PM »
Does anyone have any suggestions on where to find upland jackets for women? I looked at Cabelas today and the smallest they carry is a men's medium and that is too large.

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Re: Upland jacket for wife
« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2017, 07:08:59 PM »
Wife really likes She Safari.  Warm, waterproof and fits.
Sounds like Bass Pro has an exclusive with them now.  http://www.basspro.com/Brand-SHE-Outdoor/Hunting-Clothing/_/N-1z0udz3Z1z0ust1

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Re: Upland jacket for wife
« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2017, 05:46:39 AM »
Eddie Bauer Sport Shop.

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Re: Upland jacket for wife
« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2017, 06:25:53 AM »
You might consider a strap vest over a conventional coat. My wife wears a windstopper sweater from Cabela's and an LLBean strap vest. Being 5'3" tall, she has found that any regular hunting type coat had too long sleeves.

I believe Orvis and LLBean have women's lines of hunting clothing.
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Re: Upland jacket for wife
« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2017, 08:17:27 AM »
I second the strap vest recommendation. Much more versatile for our state's bird season weather. Early season one can be sweating in tee shirts and late, it can be sub-zero (with wind! :yike:)
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Re: Upland jacket for wife
« Reply #5 on: January 09, 2017, 10:26:26 AM »
I fear I am a victim of my own gear. We both have vests for early season warm weather. I have a nice upland jacket for the late season that she likes and thinks she needs. I can't hardly tell her she doesn't need one when I have stated how much I enjoy mine. One doesn't think much about these things until the other half gets into the game and you find yourself buying two of everything. Marital problems when you are a hunting gear junkie. Lol!

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Re: Upland jacket for wife
« Reply #6 on: January 10, 2017, 08:26:12 AM »
Bird Lite makes a jacket in a small size. It has a waist belt to take the load of your shoulders and back. Benn a great jacket. I found them on sale last year and bought a another one in med. I'm 5ft 7 in and med is good for me. My friend bought a small one and he's 5ft 4in
Lots of pockets and 2 water bottle holders. If it weren't for barb wire my first jacket would have lasted a lot longer. I hate that stuff.

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Re: Upland jacket for wife
« Reply #7 on: January 10, 2017, 09:42:07 AM »
LL Bean used to have a great one

 

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