Page Updated: Sept 2020
Practical and stylish women's safari jackets and vests are quite hard to find. Women often end up buying men's safari clothing and compromising on fit and comfort.
The features of good women's safari jackets are much the same as for men. However, if you are not hunting or walking in the African bush, you can be more flexible with muted colours, not so many pockets or shooting features and cosiness for chilly early mornings.
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***NEW*** This women's jacket is made of a stretch lyocell/cotton blend which moves with you for absolute comfort. The fit is perfect for layering and an interior drawstring waist lets you customize the fit. Two big patch pockets and one zip chest pocket give you lots of places to store essentials. Finished with a zip-front with a snap-shut placket. Buy Now
This women's jacket is stain proof, wind proof and water-resistant. It has a two-way zip front, internal drawcord and a tuck-away hood in a hidden zippered pocket in the collar. Two interior zippered pockets keep valuables safe and secure. Buy Now
***NEW*** This windproof and water-repellent waxed cotton camo jacket feels broken-in and ready to go from the moment you put it on. It has a zip-front with snap-shut storm flap and the body is lined with cotton. There are four snap-shut pockets - two with side entry to keep hands warm, giving you lots of options for stashing your stuff. Buy Now
This jacket gives you a layer of protection from biting insects with Insect Shield, a safe and odourless bug repellent that won't wash out. The mesh-like woven fabric comes with UPF 10 so you can wear this protective jacket on hot, muggy days when insects are at their worst. It packs into its own pocket, making it easy to store in a backpack. It is designed with secure storage pockets, hood and cuffs with elastic bindings to seal insects out and raglan sleeves for ease of movement. Buy Now
This jacket has two flap pockets and a waist drawstring inside to ensure a custom fit. A snap placket covers a zipper closure. Buy Now
***NEW*** This cotton jacket has double closure - full length zipper plus snap closure. It has a classic stand collar, adjustable waist inner drawstring and multiple pockets - 2 snap button front pockets, 2 chest pockets and 1 inner pocket. Buy Now
This pure cotton chambray jacket is lightweight and breathable. It is styled with room through the body and arms and the roll-tab long sleeves convert to three-quarter length. A drawstring waist lets you personalize the fit. Buy Now
This jacket is made of pure cotton canvas that's been garment washed to feel soft and comfortable. It is styled with princess seams and waist-defining button tabs on the back, zip front with buttoned storm flap, corduroy trim on the collar, pockets, and adjustable button cuffs, and an internal button-close security pocket. Buy Now
***NEW*** This Carhartt women's jacket is made from 50% cotton and 50% polyester. It is garment washed for softness and reduced shrinkage. It comes with a lined hood, two front pockets and rib knit cuffs and waistband. Buy Now