Fabrics & Technology
Patagonia travels the globe in search of the best materials for our clothing, accessories and luggage. When the best isn’t good enough to meet the need we work closely with our suppliers to develop outstanding new fabrics and use processes that are less harmful to the Earth without compromising quality.
All materials are then lab and field tested by the best and toughest in the business.
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Everything we do pollutes or taxes the Earth in some way. It’s a sad and … continue
Over 20 years ago, Patagonia introduced layering for the outdoors. From the original polypropylene in … continue
The human body uses energy to keep warm, so our products are specifically designed to … continue
Waterproof & Resistant
We understand that our lives roll on, regardless of the elements. To keep you dry … continue
Background Photo: by Terri Laine
Sun & Wind Protection
Lacking fur, feathers or scales, we humans have to think up clever ways to protect … continue