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Patagonia Stretch Planing 8in Board Short - Women's

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Item #PAT01T9

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Tech Specs

Responsible Collection:
Bluesign Approved, Certified B-Corp, Recycled/Repurposed
Material:
100% recycled polyester
Fit:
regular
Length:
mid-thigh
Inseam:
8in
Waist:
ladderlock drawstring closure
Pockets:
1 zippered thigh with self-draining mesh
UPF Rating:
50+
Recommended Use:
beachwear, casual
Manufacturer Warranty:
lifetime

Embrace your inner beach bum.

You're strictly business Monday through Friday, answering important work emails with the tenacity of a drill sergeant. Once the weekend comes, though, you're kicking back on the beach with the laid-back, summery spirit of the Patagonia Women's Stretch Planing 8in Board Short. The 8-inch inseam falls mid-thigh for a laid-back feel while you're lounging beachside with a tropical drink.

Recycled polyester fabric is both lightweight and stretchy, making this board short versatile enough for daily wear in summertime. The DWR finish quickly sheds moisture once you leave the water, so you're not dripping all over your car on the way home. There's also a secure-zip pocket for securing cash and keys when you're playing in the surf and swimming.

  • Hit the beach with this laid-back board short
  • 8-inch inseam is the longest in Patagonia's line
  • Synthetic fabric is lightweight, quick-drying
  • DWR finish quickly sheds moisture upon exiting the water
  • Zippered pocket secures essentials from falling out
  • Scalloped hemline maximizes your range of motion
  • Bluesign approved construction with recycled materials

Happy

  • Familiarity: I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions
  • Fit: True to size
  • Size Bought: 8

I’m trying to support Patagonia more these days because of their unwavering commitment to sustainability. But regardless of that I’m happy with these shorts. I personally like to cover my legs and would have preferred an 11” inseam over the 8 but it’s not the fashion these days. I’m glad I went for these anyways and find them to be quite comfy. I’m just about always a size 6 or 28 in bottoms. I have another pair of Patagonia board shorts in a 6 and they’re quite fitted. This time I bought the 8 so they’d be a bit more roomy and they’re a nice fit without being too baggy.

Meh

  • Familiarity: I returned this product before using it
  • Fit: Runs large
  • Size Bought: 8

Maybe these shorts are just not for me. I bought my typical size 8 and they fit my hips pretty good, maybe a touch big, but the legs are like flowy pj pants. The material also seems very clingy which I’m not a fan of. These are going back.

Great Beach Shorts

  • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
  • Fit: Runs small
  • Size Bought: 10

Simply, I bought these for my wife before a February beach trip to Roatan, Honduras, and she pretty much wore them for 11 days. She ordered another pair when we got home. Enough said. Runs a little small perhaps.

Patagonia

Women's Apparel & Swimwear
 XSSMLXL
US Size0 - 24 - 68 - 1012 - 1416
Chest

32 - 33in

(81.2 - 83.8cm)

34 - 35in

(86.4 - 88.9cm)

36 - 37in

(91.4 - 94cm)

38.5 - 40in

(97.8 - 101.6cm)

42in

(106.7cm)

Waist

25.5 - 26.5in

(cm)

27.5 - 28.5in

(cm)

29.5 - 30.5in

(cm)

32.5 - 33.5in

(cm)

35.5in

(cm)

Hip

34.5 - 35.5in

(87.6 - 90.2cm)

36.5 - 37.5in

(92.7 - 95.3cm)

38.5 - 39.5in

(97.8 - 100.3cm)

41 - 42.5in

(104.1 - 108cm)

44.5in

(113cm)

Inseam

31in

(78.7cm)

32in

(81.3cm)

Formfitting: Conforms to the body's contours.
Slim Fit: Closer-fitting. Slim-fitting technical garments may be worn over baselayers and light midlayers.
Regular Fit: Neither slim nor oversized. Regular-fitting technical garments may be worn over heavier midlayers.
Relaxed Fit: Drapes loosely on the body.
How to Measure:
Measurements refer to body size, not garment dimensions. For best results, take measurements over your underwear.
Chest:
Measure under your arms, around the fullest part of your chest.
Waist:
Measure around your natural waistline, keeping the tape a bit loose.
Hip:
Measure around the fullest part of your body at the top of your legs.
Inseam:
Inseam will vary depending on style; when lengths are offered, "short" is 30, "regular" is 32 and "long" is 33. Using pants that fit well, measure the crotch seam to the bottom of the leg.