A thermal bonded, non-quilted down process and seam taping make these Descente original down pants extremely waterproof. Our unique, minimum pattern S.I.O. ※1 cutting technique brings together complete one-piece left and right halves to reduce the number of sewn seams and greatly enhance comfort and mobility. A Boa system ※2 closure at the waist improves fit and makes adjustment fast and easy. An award winner in the Outdoor segment, Lifestyle & Fashion category at ISPO2016. ※3
※1 A clever system developed by Descente, taking into account various factors, such as fabric characteristics, seam requirements, etc., to simplify garment design and the manufacturing process. It reduces significantly the number of traditionally sewn seams, bringing improvement in freedom of movement and waterproofing.
※2 A unique, simple closure system developed in the USA by Boa Technology. Light and durable, it can be adjusted to provide maximum comfort with just one turn of a dial.
※3 ISPO is the world’s largest international sports business show, held annually in Munich, Germany. For the ISPO Awards, sports-related products are judged strictly on concept, design, technicality, environmental sensitivity and other criteria, with superior products winning awards that are highly regarded within the industry.