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Zipster Cape

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The Zipster cape is an eye-popping, all-over reflective, stowable rain cape. 

This garment is in the outlet because the edges of the garment are prone to a slight curling when wet. Once dry, the curling disappears. This is due to a fabric manufacturing error. When the fabric was being processed it was rolled too quickly causing tension. We tested the sample fabric, which apparently did not have this curling issue. 

 

It does not affect the waterproofness, breathability, performance or reflectivity.

 

It has all the dependability, strength and style of our other rain capes but a lot more brash and bold. It's light, bright and has a ton of personality. Designed to be seen, lightweight, self stowing and of course waterproof and breathable. It comes in four eye-popping colors and with an all-over hand drawn SEE ME reflective print.  It also has handy snaps that create "sleeves" but still has the utility of a poncho/cape covering all your gear. It has a large front pocket that the cape  stows away into. Strong elastic thumb loops and an interior back cinch keep the poncho secure when biking. The overall effect is great coverage, increased airflow while walking and riding.

We keep getting more and more sustainable as technology progresses. The fabric is constructed of 100% recycled polyester fibers. This durable two-layer ripstop fabric is waterproof (20K/20K) and breathable. There’s also a rugged TPU membrane and PFAS-free durable water repellent (DWR). The fabric is bluesign compliant. The production is all done in a WRAP certified facility making sure that not only is our product environmentally friendly but also socially sustainable.

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    • 100% Recycled polyester
    • 20K / 20K waterproof / breathable 
    • Fully seam sealed
    • PFC-free C6 DWR (durable water repellent)
    • Reflective pattern printed on fabric
    • Waterproof YKK zipper
    • Large front pocket 
    • Self stowing into front pocket
    • Elastic thumb loops for bike riding
    • Back interior cinch for high wind days
    • Lightweight: 0.7 lbs (318 grams) 

      Helmets go OVER the hood for best coverage and optimized peripheral vision

    Available in 3 unisex sizes, all height based, see chart below.The sizing does take into account a back pack or messenger bag.  If your everyday backpack is very oversized and you are closer to the next larger size you might consider sizing up. Please contact us with any questions, we are happy to help.  .

    bluesign Approved Fabric - Manufactured to strict safety and environmental requirements ensuring fabric that is safe for the environment, workers, and customers

    WRAP Certified Factories - Produced under safe, ethical, humane, and lawful conditions 

    OEKO-TEX Certified - Rigorously tested against a list of toxic chemicals 

    Global Recycled Standard Certified - Fabric content is proven recycled materials and production is in compliance with strict environmental and social criteria

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