The Essential Insulated Gilet is a soft and packable windproof gilet with added insulation for fall and winter-rides. Combining the advanced windproof Pertex Quantum ripstop fabric with strategically placed panels of Polartec Alpha Insulation, the gilet has excellent breathability and a high level of insulation. All while being packable enough to fit in your back pocket. The combination of materials enhances the insulating properties of the gilet. The fit is made to accommodate one or more layers underneath the gilet and integrates a chest pocket, taped back pocket and silicone elastic at hem.