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The Best Hoodies for Women: Ultimate Guide

Hoodie, it’s in the name – a hooded sweatshirt or jacket. A casual piece of clothing which is practical and comfortable. Pull it over your head or zip it up, the humble hoodie has stolen the limelight this past year as people have stayed at home and comfort was definitely key. It’s a must-have item that you’re able to grab in quickness and pretty much goes with everything. If you like the look of a hoodie but you’re not quite sure how to wear them or what to wear them with. Read on.

How to Wear a Hoodie

Women’s hoodies are great for layering, you can wear them over t-shirts and jumpers as well as being able to layer a jacket over the top of them if the weather is cooler, depending on the fit. They are easily incorporated into your every day look as they come in a variety of different styles and colours depending on the intended use. It can be for lounging around the house aka ‘home hoodie’ or it can be used leisurely for running or heading to the gym. Before you purchase a hoodie – consider the following…

The Fit

Hoodies are designed to be comfortable, if you’re looking for a skinny fit/fitted hoodie they just don’t exist. If you’re looking for regular fit so that you’re able to wear a jacket over the top of it, look for one that is form fitting.

Design/Colour

We all love a neutral coloured hoodie, we stay in our comfort zone with the colours black, navy, grey and white and well, quite right as they tend to go with a lot of items already in our wardrobes. However, hoodies are fun and making a statement with a bold colour or printed design will give you a subtle addition to your outfit.

Material

Hoodies come in an assortment of different materials from fleece, cotton, polyester and jersey. These are the most popular fabrics you’ll come across online and in stores as you begin your search. Fleece is a great choice for hoodies as it’s comfortable and traps in your body heat, it is also soft to the touch and can withstand some light drizzle and can be worn all year round. Sweatshirt fabric features a high proportion of cotton, making it breathable and soft against the skin while keeping up with all of your activities. Polyester is durable and moisture-wicking and can be easily washed and dried.

The Best Hoodies for Women

Best Printed Hoodie

Our Society striped marle women’s hoodie features a knitted nautical stripe design in a mix of solid navy and navy and grey speckled threads. With the additional faux leather trims, the overall design looks expensive and is super stylish.

All for £29.99 – we’d call that a bargain! We love the additional details within it, the natural brown buttons and 2 side slip pockets are an extra. The hoodie also has an AirTrap rating of AT200 to keep you nice and cosy for when the wind picks up.

Best Grey Hoodie

Our Jeannie women’s fleece hoodie is the perfect grey hoodie. Not only the perfect grey hoodie but the perfect tone of grey too. A pull on that can be worn for multiple activities from your sofa, to the shops or gym. Expertly knitted from a striped cationic microfleece that boosts anti-pilling fabric properties, the hoodie features a cowl neck which is on-trend and two dual string pulleys at the base of the hood. With AirTrap technology and a performance rating of 100, the Jeannie women’s hoodie offers moisture control, thermal control and body heat captivating properties.

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Best Cropped Hoodie

A DLX hoodie, designed for life in extremes. The Fernanda women’s hoodie features long sleeves, a full front zip fastening and a zip pocket at the chest. Knitted in a cropped shorter length, this women’s hooded jacket sits above the hips allowing more movement and better performance during active pursuits. The added hood allows the user to embrace the elements letting wind nor rain interrupt. The minimal design and charcoal grey colourway is sophisticated and will suit the every day modern women.

Best Comfy Hoodie

Our Cosy unisex oversized hoodie is the best for comfort, I mean, look at it. You’ll never want to take it off. It’s a cosy wearable blanket with a grown on hood which comes in a drawstring canvas Trespass branded bag. The women’s hoodie features a large front kangaroo pouch to keep all of your snacks in during the day (without anyone knowing!) and long sleeves with ribbed cuffs to keep all of the warm air in. 77% Polyester and 33% Cotton Jersey, the hoodie is made from marl jersey and bonded with inner Sherpa fleece with an AirTrap rating of 300.

Best Pull-on Hoodie

Our Hattie women’s quick dry hoodie is a perfect layer for running or being in the gym. The material is lightweight and features small zip pockets at the back which is great for essentials including your mobile phone or keys. The hoodie also features reflective logos and trims to keep you safe whilst exercising and is wicking, QuickDry and DuoSkin with a performance rating of TP75. Available in Platinum Marl and Nectarine Marl.

Best Versatile Hoodie

Our Boardwalk women’s quilted hooded jacket is versatile as it can be worn wherever or whatever you plan to do. The quilted aesthetic is smart and modern and doubles as a jacket on warmer days outside. The panels are soft to the touch and feature two side zips to keep your hands warm and essentials safe. With an AirTrap rating of 300 and a full front zip with additional chin guard, there’s no way that the wind will bother you on your travels.

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