Besides, from a practical standpoint, I can't even FIND a company that would offer that sort of service. Just no demand for it these days.
If you need more warmth, Western Mountaineering's Badger Super MF ($375; www.westernmountaineering.com) is a superbly made bag that is rated conservatively to 15 degrees yet still weighs only two pounds, 12 ounces. And if you're on a budget, L.L. Bean's 20-degree Mount Washington mummy bag gives you 775-fill down and a light Pertex nylon shell for only $205 (www.llbean.com).
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