Page Updated: April 2021
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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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 waxed cotton camo jacket has a zip-front with snap-shut storm flap and the body is lined with cotton for a bit of warmth. There are four snap-shut pockets, two with side entry to keep hands warm. 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 pure cotton jacket features an adjustable belt for a custom fit with zip front and snap-shut storm flap. It is finished with shoulder epaulets, six snap pockets to keep essentials handy, including two bellows pockets with side entry and two small accessory pockets. 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
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 easy-fit women's jacket is made of supple stretch cotton which has been both garment washed and dyed. It is finished with topstitching and an interior chest pocket to store valuables. Buy Now
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