We test this Henri Lloyd jumper, which is made from recycled polyester, to see how well it performed as a mid layer while out sailing

This new Henri Lloyd jumper is sold as a technical mid-layer sweatshirt.

It is made from recycled polyester, which means for each garment, a little over 13 plastic bottles have been used in its manufacture.

I tried this top out on the water in September.

Henri Lloyd Mav mid-layer jumper

This Henri Lloyd jumper is available in navy blue and Victoria blue

The weather was warm, so I wore it as my main outer layer.

It managed to keep me relatively dry in terms of perspiration and dried impressively quickly on the few occasions I got it wet.

As with most polyester products there is a slight shine to the jumper.

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And while the elastic binding on the hem and cuffs kept the top in place while onboard, they too are not the most aesthetically pleasing.

This is nitpicking in a top that worked extremely well and will justify its place in my kit bag as a mid-layer of choice.

As options, the same top can be purchased as a hoodie or a zippered jacket (both £135).

It is available in two colours, navy blue and Victoria blue.

Sizes range from small to xxl.

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Buy Henri Lloyd MAV hoodie from Amazon

Buy Henri Lloyd MAV zippered jacket from Amazon 

Sizes: S-XXL
Colour: Navy Blue or Victoria Blue


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