Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet

Style #
4.0 94

Was £35.00 to £40.00

Now£25.00 to £35.00

Size Range
  • Regular 59
  • Tall 58
Size
  • UK:

    (US: M) M
  • UK:

    (US: L) L
  • UK:

    (US: XL) XL
Colour
  • Black BLA
     
  • Boreal Blue 42L
     
  • Carrot CRT
     
  • Indigo IND
     
  • Juniper Green JGR
     
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  • Black BLA
  • Boreal Blue 42L
  • Carrot CRT
  • Indigo IND
  • Juniper Green JGR
Great value, real down warmth!
A down gilet is a men's outerwear staple. Easily layered under a coat or over a shirt, it's a truly versatile three-season essential. And this one is made to be highly functional, too. Outside, the water resistant shell repels rain. Inside, 600-fill power down insulation provides superior warmth without weight or bulk. All this, at a great price. What's not to love?

Down is surprisingly durable; the gilet can be machine washed and tumble dried; just add a couple of clean tennis balls to help it dry more quickly and fluff up as good as new.
Features
  • Our Down Gilet is a practical 3-season layer
  • 600-fill power down insulation provides superior warmth
  • Water resistant shell and lining
  • Roomy side-entry pockets with hidden popper fastening
  • Insulated stand collar
  • Full zip front fastens up to a chin guard
  • 100% polyester shell, machine wash
  • Lengths in size M: Regular 71cm/28ins, Tall 75cm/29½ins
  • TEMPERATURE RATING: WARM: Designed for moderate winter temperatures when worn with a typical winter wardrobe

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Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet
 
4.1

(based on 94 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (48)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (26)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (8)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (77)
  • Practical (75)
  • Well made (46)
  • Retains shape (33)
  • Great design (29)

Cons

  • Poor fit (6)
  • Poor quality (6)

Best Uses

  • Casual wear (83)
  • Wear to work (15)
  • Night out (3)
  • Special occasions (3)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      86% 

      (74 reviews)

      Feels too large

       
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual dresser (70), Classic dresser (14), Trendy/stylish dresser (5)
    • Comfort vs Style:
    • Comfort driven (76), Style driven (10)

Reviewed by 94 customers

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5.0

For the sale price you can't really go wrong

By gerry-berry

from south

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Wrinkle Resistant

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Casual Wear

    Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

    What's to add?

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size

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    5.0

    delighted

    By Senior citizen

    from Anglesey

    About Me Casual Dresser

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Great Design
    • Practical
    • Washes Well
    • Well Made

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Casual Wear
      • Wear To Work

      Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

      I have bought several for my husband so decided to buy an early Christmas present for a friend. These are very useful and practical.Worth taking advantage of the discount.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Comfort vs Style:
      • Comfort Driven

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      4.0

      Warm and comfortable to wear

      By Mark

      from Somerset

      About Me Casual Dresser

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Practical

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Casual Wear

        Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

        Quite a thin gillet so very easy to wear but is warm ? The down!
        Bigger size than I was expecting so err on a smaller size when ordering.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels too large
        • Comfort vs Style:
        • Comfort Driven

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        5.0

        Perfect for colder days

        By banana

        from Ireland

        About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Great Design
        • Practical
        • Retains Shape
        • Washes Well
        • Wrinkle Resistant

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Casual Wear

          Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

          I bought this item in blue and grey in the sale. I had bought the gilet in blue in the autumn at full price but it has a tear at the back where the feathers are coming through. Not sure if tear is due to poor fabric (my son only wore it a couple of times) or it it caught on something. However, liked the item enough to buy two more for him.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Comfort vs Style:
          • Style Driven

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          5.0

          i would buy again at the price I paid. A bargain

          By cityblu

          from peak district

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Practical

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Casual Wear
            • Outdoor Wear

            Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

            great for outdoors

            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size

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            5.0

            great product on sale at the time of purchase

            By none

            from North East

            About Me Casual Dresser

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Durable
            • Great Design
            • Practical
            • Retains Shape
            • Washes Well
            • Well Made
            • Wrinkle Resistant

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Casual Wear

              Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

              Great for casual wear in garden and on bike

              • Sizing:
              • Feels true to size
              • Comfort vs Style:
              • Comfort Driven

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              1.0

              Disappointing

              By Me

              from bath

              About Me Casual Dresser

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Fabric Looks Cheap
                • Poor Quality
                • Very Thin

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

                  Even at sale price, I did not want to keep this item. It was thin and poor quality. Not at all what I expected. I returned it. It was also difficult to return as the delivery company messed up sending me a return label,after I had paid for the service on line, for a next day collection and when I emailed them got an automated email back saying I would be answered in 48 hrs - after the collection time!

                  • Sizing:
                  • Feels too small

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                  4.0

                  Very useful item

                  By Annie 36

                  from Oxfordshire

                  About Me Casual Dresser

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable
                  • Practical

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Casual Wear

                    Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

                    Very useful item and good colour

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels true to size
                    • Comfort vs Style:
                    • Comfort Driven

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                    5.0

                    Brilliant

                    By Golf lover.

                    from Glasgow

                    About Me Casual Dresser

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Comfortable
                    • Great Design
                    • Practical
                    • Well Made

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Casual Wear
                      • Gardening
                      • Golf Wear
                      • Walking

                      Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

                      Great under a jacket as an extra layer for extra cold days. Light and compact for storing when not needed.

                      • Sizing:
                      • Feels true to size
                      • Comfort vs Style:
                      • Comfort Driven

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                      5.0

                      Exactly what he wanted

                      By Lempy

                      from Aberdeen

                      About Me Classic Dresser

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Comfortable
                      • Great Design
                      • Well Made
                      • Wrinkle Resistant

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Casual Wear
                        • Great For Driving
                        • Wear To Work

                        Comments about Men's Essential Plain Down Gilet:

                        Very well made gilet and very smart

                        • Sizing:
                        • Feels true to size
                        • Comfort vs Style:
                        • Comfort Driven

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                        • Q:

                          how much actual DOWN does '600 Power Down' contain and from which bird ?
                          Asked on 1/7/2016 by Jenny

                          1 answer

                          • Staff Reviewer

                            A:

                            The Gilet is filled with duck down. The 600 rating represents the volume in cubic centimetres of a single gram of down.

                            Answered on 1/11/2016 by Claire from Lands' End
                        • Q:

                          If i measure 52"chest will i need to go to next size.
                          Asked on 1/29/2015 by lampshade from bolton

                          1 answer

                          • Staff Reviewer

                            A:

                            The largest size in this gilet is XL which is recommended for a 46-48" chest. We do offer a larger version, style number 434965. This comes in 2XL which is recommended for a 50-52" chest.

                            Answered on 1/31/2015 by Sarah from Lands' End
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