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The second the temperature drops, we immediately look to find the perfect outerwear piece for the new season. And when we’re not ready to jump into fall fashion only Still, luckily some of our very favorite retailers already have — and even debuted new selections of coats, jackets, windbreakers, capes and more, all in anticipation of the upcoming season.
We’ll be honest: Finding the most versatile jacket or coat is pretty easy, as there are thousands of silhouettes, brands and price points to shop. There is also the matter type The jacket or coat actually suits your lifestyle and wardrobe. Do you live in a place where you could benefit from using a waterproof raincoat? Do you often go on outdoor adventures and need something sportier like a windbreaker or parka jacket? Perhaps come winter, the temperature in your town or city may rise quite quickly and a heavy wool coat will serve as the best style to shed. Or maybe you just need something season-friendly but still fashionable – like a wool cape or poncho?
Regardless of what type of jacket or coat you’re in the market for, we’re here to help you get started, and have compiled a list of every type of coat and jacket you might need. Whether you love a prime leather jacket, are willing to splurge on a chunky winter coat or just want a cozy puffer, you can shop the best ahead and find your next match in no time. Continue reading to check out our Outerwear 101 ultimate guide — classes are in progress!
Looking for a specific type of jacket or coat? Browse through the categories ahead:
Read on to see our picks for the best jackets and coats to shop this season.
– Additional reporting by Randy Miller and Nikita Ramsinghani