Icebreaker Quantum Jacket - Merino Wool, UPF 40+, Hooded (For Women)

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About Icebreaker Quantum Jacket - Merino Wool, UPF 40+, Hooded (For Women)

Discontinued. Sharp looks and performance-forward design cues make Icebreaker's Quantum jacket the ideal choice when you want to take your cool-weather workout to the next level. The itch-free merino wool construction wicks moisture to keep you comfortable, the attached hood helps seal out the chill, and the multi-pocket design ensures room for your essentials when you're on move.


Specs about Icebreaker Quantum Jacket - Merino Wool, UPF 40+, Hooded (For Women)

  • UPF Rating: 40+
  • Fabric: 98% merino wool, 2% elastane
  • Length: 25" (based on size medium)
  • Closure: YKK®,Zipper
  • Care: Machine wash, line dry
  • Weight: 15 oz.
  • Made in Viet Nam , China
  • Visit our Wool Guide
  • US shipments only


Icebreaker Women's Size Chart

Size 0 - 2 4 - 6 8 - 10 12 - 14 16 18
Bust 32 34 36 - 38 39 - 40 40 42
Waist 25 26 - 27 28 - 30 32 34 - 35 36
Hip 35 - 36 37 - 38 39 - 40 41 - 42 43 - 44 45 - 46

Note: Measurements are in inches.


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4.615384 5 Overall Rating: 4.6 Based on 13 reviews

Most Helpful 5-Star Review

Reviewed by ADK HighPeakSeeker from Philadelphia, PA on Thursday, February 19, 2015
This is my favorite Icebreaker top - and I own a lot or IB stuff! The cut of the Quantum jacket is fitted and flattering, but it still has ample stretch to allow for some layering underneath. The body of the jacket is long, and provides decent "bottom coverage," and the arm length is generous enough... Read More
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  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by Mugsie from Idaho on Tuesday, November 8, 2016
    I am currently on my 3rd Quantum jacket. i wore the first two completely out - they are covered in holes and only suitable for yard work and camping! Love the fit, fabric and colors! I have longer arms and the sleeves are long enough for me. Best jacket ever!
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by Montane from Montana on Monday, October 24, 2016
    Nice fit. Fabric is soft not itchy.
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by Rd18 from New York on Sunday, October 23, 2016
    I love this jacket! Perfect for fall or non-windy conditions. Can layer up for extra protection. It is a little tighter than a couple of other icebreaker jackets. I had bought XS in other color last year and this time I bought S. XS was great in arms, but would show any imperfection around your waist ;) I really wanted purple or green, but hot pink was the only color available. I like the hoof and the wrap at the arms for extra warmth. You don't have to carry hat or gloves for moderate cold.
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by wool fan from California on Tuesday, April 12, 2016
    Cute jacket and would look best w/ purple bottoms like shown on model. Buy one size up unless you like tight,
    form fitting. It's about a thick t-shirt thickness and nice fitting and it is a bit more orange than the photo.. photo shows
    more salmon colored. Very nice stretchy wool. Hood lining is pale yellow. Not sure if I will keep it for $78 + tax.. expensive.
  • Verified Buyer Reviewed by Mountain Maiden from Hesperus CO on Tuesday, March 22, 2016
    I know I've reviewed this before, because I ordered one before and sent it back. But Icebreaker no longer makes these adjustable around the hips, so I needed to keep it because my other five quantum hoodies are worn to rags. I'll reiterate the problems with this one. First it is too long and narrow. I am 5'3", with a 34" bust and fit a size 6-8 pants. I ordered a large. It fits fine around the bust but is too long and too narrow to fit over my hips. When zipped, the zipper bunches up into my face when I bend over. I either have to stretch it tightly over my hips, leaving lots of wrinkles in the middle of my back and accentuates every bump and bulge underneath, or bunch it up above my hips which looks horrible and renders the pockets inaccessible. I will either have to remove the zipper and install a two way zipper (an extremely time-consuming process because the zipper is installed with about 10 layers of stitching and it is difficult to remove without cutting holes in the fabric) or install two small zippers at the bottom hem so I can unzip up it to accommodate my gigantic hips.

    The other problem is that the sleeves end with a double layer mitt. This results in FOUR layers of looped fabric on one side of the end of the sleeve. They are extremely bulky making the sleeve difficult to push up, say, to wash your hands. It's also hot. Finally, they are almost impossible to use as intended, which i presume is as a thumbless mitten because once you get one over your hand it is extremely difficult to pull it over your other hand. I'm trying to figure out how to get rid of that, but it looks like I would have to essentially reconstruct the entire sleeve and again, that would be extremely difficult to do without putting holes in the fabric.

Question & Answer

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    • Icebreaker's jackets tend to fit tighter in the chest. I am 5'4, 120#, size Small in this jacket works for me very well -- not tight anywhere, but not too loose either. I am not very busty (33), but Icebreaker's XS jackets usually fits tight on my chest, so I'd guess either a small or medium would work well for you.
      Answered on 2/18/2016 8:58:20 AM by Callie from Wisconsin
    • According to our fit models this item is running true to size.
      Answered on 2/18/2016 9:13:05 AM by Product Specialist Greg from Sierra Trading Post
    • Yes. I am 5'6", 130 lb, and the large fits me well. I usually wear a small or medium. Very comfortable, though!
      Answered on 2/18/2016 3:15:17 PM by Mountain Mary from Nevada
    • I got the small myself, and the length from arm pit to the end of the sleeve is approximately 22 and 1/2 inches.
      Answered on 3/3/2015 7:37:34 PM by ADK HighPeakSeeker from Philadelphia, PA

About Icebreaker

Crafted using only the finest merino wool grown in New Zealand’s Southern Alps, Icebreaker clothing is known around the globe for its incredible comfort and performance. Unlike synthetic fabrics developed in a lab, Icebreaker merino wool is grown, cultivated and field-tested in the mountains. Designed to offer exceptional comfort during a range of outdoor sports, Icebreaker underwear and apparel naturally resists odors, regulates body temperature, wicks moisture and dries quickly. Superfine New Zealand merino wool is also much softer than traditional sheep’s wool, which means no itch. Icebreaker socks, long underwear and base layers also come in a selection of weights to keep you warm without overheating. Ready to join the merino revolution?