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Best Bets Daily: Tuesday

Think Thin

Posted December 2, 2008
The ongoing skinny trend means it’s time to rethink that puffy coat you’ve stashed in your closet. You can keep warm and still stay stylishly slim with this “Chaos” parka by Outdoor Research. It weighs only twenty ounces but packs a lot of features in that light package, like PrimaLoft ECO sport insulation, a WindStopper shell fabric, a bunch of pockets including one with a media port, and drawstrings that let you adjust the waist and hem. Best yet, it’s thin enough to easily fit in the most overstuffed NYC closet. Try that with a puffy.

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