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SmartWool PhD Knit Knee Warmers


    SmartWool PhD Knit Knee Warmers

    Prevent knocking knees from bone chilling cold with the SmartWool PhD Knit Knee warmers. Warmers feature an innovative new fabric, a comfortable fit and smart design details for greater performance. See details

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    Prevent knocking knees from bone chilling cold with the SmartWool PhD Knit Knee warmers. Warmers feature an innovative new fabric, a comfortable fit and smart design details for greater performance.

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    Prevent knocking knees from bone chilling cold with the SmartWool PhD Knit Knee warmers. Warmers feature an innovative new fabric, a comfortable fit and smart design details for greater performance.

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    Prevent knocking knees from bone chilling cold with the SmartWool PhD Knit Knee warmers. Warmers feature an innovative new fabric, a comfortable fit and smart design details for greater performance.

    • New 4 Degree Elite Fit System improves comfort; 2 elastics provide greater stretch and recovery to keep the warmers in place
    • ReliaWool is a patent-pending reinforcement construction that puts more wool in high wear/high impact areas to increase durability and comfort
    • Merino wool provides excellent temperature control and moisture management, so you're warm when it's cold and cool when it's warm
    • Nonbinding 2x1 ribbed welt construction at thigh opening keeps warmers in place
    • Strategically placed mesh zones provide ventilation for temperature and moisture management
    • Merino wool keeps you dry and resists odors
    • SmartWool is guaranteed not to itch and can be repeatedly washed and dried without shrinking
    • Seamless construction won't chafe your skin


    • SmartWool recommends buying the same size leg/knee warmer as your normal base layer or cycling jersey size
    • Small/Medium: fits most women
    • Large/X Large: fits most men

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    SmartWool PhD Knit Knee Warmers Specs
    Best use
    58% merino wool/37% nylon/5% elastane
    Knee warmer
    Sun-protective fabric
    Warmer type

    SmartWool PhD Knit Knee Warmers

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    SmartWool PhD Knit Knee Warmersis rated1.9out of5by10.
    Rated1out of5byfromdropped before I could stand up!!Worthless! Just about dropped pass my knees when I stood up! They are very light, wind wipes right through them, so you probable want to layer them if they will stay up!!. If you have big quads and huge calfs, don't even bother. I think I am going to do what one other reviewer did....put them on my arms. Phew!!
    Date published: 2014-01-05
    Rated1out of5byfromHad to return them :-(So I bought these for two specific reasons: 1. Made in the USA 2. 100 percent wool construction I bought the largest size available and it simply did not fit. They also rode down the thigh, so some of the skin was exposed. Returned them to the same REI store where I bought them, and it was THE BEST merchandise return ever. Disappointed. My advice would be to try them before you buy them to ensure they fit.
    Date published: 2013-12-11
    Rated1out of5byfromvery uncomfortableThese are extremely badly sized. I purchased a large and I am not a big guy, yet these are very difficult to put on, they are also almost impossible to ride in with very little flexibility at the back of the knee. Avoid unless you are very sure they fit you and they allow you to flex your knee. I also have the smartwool arm warmers and they are great, its a pity these are so bad.
    Date published: 2013-11-13
    Rated1out of5byfromterrible productFits like the designers had no idea about the dimensions of a leg. Though the top elastic band is tight enough to cutoff circulation to your thigh, the product begins to roll down your thigh within minutes. If you sit, it will become bunched up behind your knee almost immediately. Aside for biking, this product cannot be used for even light jogging, as it quickly starts to fall down your knee. If they could fix the above the knee failures, it would great, because it is very comfortable on your calf. Grade: D-
    Date published: 2013-11-02
    Rated4out of5byfromIf you are skeletoreWas looking for arm warmers and the same brand arm warmers would only fit you if you are skeletor from the he-man cartoon. Seriously, I noticed these and I mistakenly tried them on my arm due to their visual similarity with the arm warmers and found the XL knee warmers fit my arm better than the same brand arm warmers ever would. Anyway, I didn't scam REI and I paid the knee warmer price. Took them out or a 12 mile off/on backpack trip and they worked well against the burs and thorns I encountered off trail. You will still feel the burs and thorns but you won't bleed to death and they worked very well keeping the chill out of my arms w/o causing overheating. Take my advice and use these for your arms, if these things fit past your calves, you should see a doctor about your eating disorder. Stay thirsty my friends. Oh, I'm 5ft 6in approx 200 pounds, according to the US Army I'm thick!?
    Date published: 2013-10-30
    Rated1out of5byfromThe Large is way too small.I love Smartwool products. I was really looking forward to these. I'm usually a med-large for cycling tights. I could barely pull these over my calves. Too bad.
    Date published: 2013-07-23
    Rated4out of5byfromVery nice product.I have arthritic knees and wear these Smart Wool knee warmers to keep my knees warm and loose. I also wear them in cooler weather when biking. Smart Wool what else. Unless you have very skinny legs order the XL size. Snug fit but worth it.
    Date published: 2013-06-29
    Rated1out of5byfromL/XL is still too smallI've been on a wool craze, since ever discovering its great properties. But I have to say this is the poorist item I have. Yeah, like the others have said, too small even with the L/XL. Barely got it over my calf. Thought I grabed the arm warmers. This was definately designed for a pro cyclist. I had a different model of knee warmers from smartwool last year and those fit better, but didn't stay on too well.
    Date published: 2013-06-06

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