Finding the right base layer for you!

Posted: Oct 02 2015

FINDING THE RIGHT BASE LAYER FOR YOU!

Icebreaker have an extensive range of base layers which is great because we're able to offer you a wide range of options, but sometimes it can be confusing to decide which Base Layer is the perfect one for you. Below we outline the differences between the ranges: 

SIREN/SPRITE (WOMENS) / ANATOMICA (MENS) 

  • Weight: 150gm
  • Material: 96% Merino Wool, 4% Lycra
  • Fit: Slim

Icebreaker's underwear ranges which are perfect for layering under other base or mid layers in cool and cold weather or wearing alone in warmer weather. 

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EVERYDAY

  • Weight: 200gm
  • Material: 100% Merino Wool
  • Knit: Rib Knit
  • Fit: Slim

An every day base layer which is perfect for walking the dog, watching the kids play football or any activity where the main function of the base layer is to keep you warm in cool weather. 

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OASIS

  • Weight: 200gm
  • Material: 100% Merino Wool
  • Knit: Jersey Knit
  • Fit: Slim

This is a more technical base layer due to the Jersey knit creating a snugger fit. The Oasis is perfect for all cool weather activities as it allows freedom of movement while keeping you snug and warm. This is the most popular of all Icebreaker base layers as Oasis is perfect for Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowsports, Hiking, Rambling, Climbing, Cycling or for just wearing under your every day clothes. 

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TECH / VERTEX / APEX 

  • Weight: 260gm
  • Material: 100% Merino Wool
  • Knit: Jersey Knit
  • Fit: Regular

Similar to the Oasis range but made in 260gm to keep you warm in cold weather and made with a slightly looser fit. 

The Tech is available for Men, Women and Children and features a Long Sleeve Crewe and Long Sleeve Half Zip. The Apex is the Men's range of Leggings and the Vertex is the Women's range of Leggings. 

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ZONE

  • Weight: 200gm
  • Material: 96% Merino Wool, 4% Lycra
  • Knit: Jersey Knit
  • Fit: Slim

The ultimate base layer for sports and fitness. Made with added lycra and strategically placed merino mesh for added ventilation. Perfect for year round or layer up for cold weather. Perfect for Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowsports, Hiking, Rambling, Climbing, Cycling, Running and Fitness.

 All Icebreaker base layers are bulk free, lightweight and are designed so that you can layer underneath mid layers, sweaters and outer layers/jackets depending on how cold the weather is.

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WEIGHT CHART

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Shop ALL Women's Base Layers here

If you would like any help if choosing the right Icebreaker base layer for you please contact us on 01903 367200 or contact@natureshop.co.uk. We'd be happy to help.

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