To small fidgets it is not easy to choose clothes for the cold season. After all, down jacket should not restrain movement, while walking in it should be comfortable and warm.
What should be a down jacket for a child?
Winter clothes for children must meet a number ofRequirements. First of all, this quality. It is better to stop the attention on the down jacket from natural, "breathable" materials that will keep the heat, not letting the child sweat. Synthetics, despite its durability and ease of care, does not absorb moisture, so the baby can easily overcool in a down jacket made of this material.
Criteria for choosing a down jacket
Be sure to read the information on the labelDown jacket. The composition of the filler must be indicated on it. If it is a note down - inside the pure fluff, but you can find on sale and jackets with woolen batting, then on the label will be the inscription wool. For sale, and clothing with mixed fillers, with a packing of polyester. If another material is added to the fluff, this should be indicated on the label as a percentage. Do not buy a down jacket with cotton filler, it is not designed for Russian winter.
For the safety of the child, it is recommended that you purchase clothing with reflective strips. Down jackets with such elements will make it possible to see a small pedestrian in the dark.
The quality of the down jacket for the child will tell theSpare accessories, pieces of fabrics. Straight line and the absence of protruding fluff, easy to fasten the lock, the lack of a complicated lacing and a lot of buttons, rivets - also pluses. Down jacket, despite the warmth, should be relatively light, so that a small boy or girl could run without problems in it, jump, sculpt snowmen and play snowballs.
Important nuances of buying a children's down jacket
Ideally, the filler to the down jacket should go down fluff of water birds - goose, swan, eider or duck. Clothing with such a "filling" is able to protect against frost and piercing wind.
It is convenient when down jackets have a detachable lining and a hood, which can be washed. Today you can buy children's clothing with a special impregnation, it will be an excellent barrier to moisture.
It is necessary to buy a down jacket after a preliminaryFitting. All children are different, and not always standard-sized jackets fit a certain child. Estimate the length of the sleeves, they should not be too short or long. It is better to choose a down jacket that will partially cover the hips. In it, a small athlete will not experience discomfort, but will be able to walk for a long time without freezing.
Today you can buy a children's down jacket in any price segment, but a quality thing can not be cheap. It is better to focus on the average cost.
Do not buy a down jacket with a margin - a largeThe jacket will hold down the baby's movements. But the country of manufacture of a product - business minor. The CLO icon indicates the quality of the insulation. In our cold winter it is better to choose a down jacket with the abbreviation 3 CLO, it will withstand even severe frosts.