Keep warm in a Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat

Keep warm in a Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat

This is usually described as a raincoat, but as you can see, the Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat doesn’t quite fit that description.

Keep warm in a Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat

Of course, I have featured the G10, when it dropped into the Baracuta Sale at the back end of last year. It’s a constant in the range, but tends to be constructed from a waterproof fabric, essentially a mix of laminated polyester and cotton. A good option if you get caught in a downpour and available in classic form here if you want one.

Keep warm in a Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat

But I’m to talking about the classic G10, I am looking at this new version, which has what’s described as the Tech Shetland finish, which is the Shetland cloth of Abraham Moon mixed with neoprene.

Keep warm in a Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat

The fit is slightly of the Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat different too. described as the ‘Authentich Fit’, which is ‘softer wearing; in comparison to a regular one. I think that means a tough more room.

Keep warm in a Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat

But the design is the same outside of the fitting and the cloth, so front fastening with hidden buttons, an umbrella-effect yoke on the back and traditional trench pockets.

Keep warm in a Baracuta G10 Shetland overcoat

Never a cheap coat at the best of times, but with of the Shetland finishes here this version is pricier than standard versions, coming in at £610.

Find out more at the Baracuta website

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