Flylow Vixen Coat 2.1

Kristin Sinnott reviews the Flylow Vixen Coat 2.1 for Blister

Just a few years ago, almost all hardshell jackets were stiff, crinkly, and uncomfortable. But now many companies make waterproof hardshells that feel more like softshells. The Flylow Vixen Coat 2.1 falls into that category, and it’s an excellent all-round women’s ski shell.

Strafe Meadow Jacket

Kristin Sinnott in the Strafe Meadow Jacket. (photo by Patrick Sinnott)

If you’re looking for a technical women’s ski shell that can be used in the backcountry and the resort, but that doesn’t look all that “techy,” the Strafe Meadow Jacket is worth a good look.