People often find themselves working in cool conditions and need to keep themselves warm however a coat is sometimes too warm for them. In cases like this, a jacket is usually the best solution to the problem. Carhartt jackets bring a feel of the wilderness and the great outdoors wherever the jackets are sighted. They are commonly worn as work wear by people who work in cool environments and are also worn regularly by people as casual wear and as fashion wear as people who like to venture in the outdoors for recreation, hiking, trekking, etc. wear Carhartt jackets.
The jackets are made out of various types of materials such as firm hand, ring spun, plied yarn, cotton ducks, corduroy, denim, and quilted nylon. The ring spun, cotton duck fabric has a water repellent exterior that needs to be retreated after washing. Carhartt jackets are micro-sanded and are also available with a 100 percent nylon quilted or polyester Arctic lining for extreme cold weather. Most of the jackets come with a corduroy top collar with snaps underneath for an optional hood. Some jackets come with hoods attached. Sturdy zippers with wind flaps, fastened with Velcro, ensure that the cold breeze is kept out.
An inside waist draw cord allows for easy adjustment. The main seams are triple stitched. Most of the jackets have two chest pockets with flaps featuring hook and loop closures and two lower slash hand warmer pockets are offered along with pleated elbows and rib knit storm cuffs in the sleeves. Metal rivets protect vital stress points. Ventilation to keep you from becoming too hot and sweaty is provided with underarm grommets.
The jackets are available in a variety of styles, sizes, colors and designs for men, women and children. The jackets can be purchased from retailers or from online stores throughout North America and Europe. The company has a full descriptive catalogue of its jackets and other products on its website however you can not buy them directly from Carhartt .