Snow jackets, as the name suggest is worn particularly in areas where temperatures are pretty low or if you are in a snow covered area. For athletes who do snowboarding, these snow jackets are very important to keep their bodies warm and protected in snow. In case they fall, snow jackets would protect them from getting frost bites. Earlier these snow jackets were only popular in western region but slowly and gradually they are now getting popular amongst Indian people as well.
You would mostly find these jackets worn by people living in higher regions of northern India but they are also gaining popularity in areas where temperatures go down to one degree Celsius. Apart from protecting from low temperatures, another reason these snow jackets in India are getting popular because they are stylish and trendy. These jackets are available in both men and women sizes and there is a huge variety of colours as well.
While picking the right snow jacket, there certain things that need to be taken care of:-
Features – Snow jackets comes in many varieties. You would find that some jackets are made up of insulating fabric that keeps the wearer warmer and protected and some made out of thin waterproof material so that if you are in snow covered area, then the waterproof mechanism would not let your innerwear getting wet.
Style – There are different styles of snow jackets available. Some come with holes so that you can use your headphones while travelling or some come with extra pockets so that you can keep your other stuff like wallet, phones, keys etc. These snow jackets also have a hood that helps you to cover your head and ears in cold weather. Other than styles, you can find these jackets in different colours as well. Depending on your personality and other winter clothing, you can pick a jacket in colour that suits you best and would go with almost all your winter garments.
Size – One should always buy clothes that are comfortable and does not restrict your movement. As we are talking about snow jackets that are particularly worn in winters, people wear other layers below the jacket; the snow jacket you choose should not make you feel tight and gasping for air. Hence, choose a size that gives you enough room of movement.
It’s easy to find these jackets in stores who specialises in mountaineering gear or sports gear. Just visit any sports goods store and pick one for yourself. But since they are made up of high quality insulation and waterproof materials, these jackets are little expensive than your other jackets. In case you want to save some money, then leave the conventional way of shopping and move to the modernised way, which is online shopping. You might find these snow jackets at a lower price on online stores since there are no overhead costs involved like shops, staff and other expenses.
Just do some research and show some diligence, and you can find the right type of jacket for yourself.