Originally Posted by randomkoreandude
i have the RRL peacoat which is plenty warm for me
havent handled any of the other RRL winter wear yet
Yeah that is all fine and dandy in DC. Last time I was there in winter, a heavy blazer or tweed trench was more than enough for me - although I layered with sweaters
Originally Posted by mikeharo
Down if its going to be dry. Synthetic (Primaloft) if it is going to be wet. Mammut, Patagonia are my tops.
I'll check these out, although Mammut's site was kinda odd - I'm not rescuing people from an Avalanche, just trying to get to the office in one piece...
Penfield seems to have some nice stuff as well. Biggest factor is wind chill apparently, so I'm guessing down is the way to go