Nothing says welcome back to the winter season quite like a warm and stylish coat. After all, it's usually the final piece for creating a head-turning look. Here are five of the best go-to styles with a sporty-edge you'll want to invest in to stay warm in style this season:
Laundry by Shelli Segal, Faux Fur Trim Parka, $178 - (available at Nordstrom.com)
Arizona Girls' Wide Collar Fur Vest, $42 - (available at JCPenney at jcpenney.com)
a.n.a.® Textured Moto Jackets, $150 – (available at JCPenney at jcpenney.com)
For the active outdoor and travel enthusiasts in need of additional warmth, we like:
NuDown - Squaw Peak Jacket, $650 - (available at nudown.com)
NuDown's proprietary technology, provides warmth via a stowable pocketsize hand pump used to adjust the preferred level of warmth on the go. Users pump air into the dynamic chambers in the garment until it conforms snugly to the body, providing their desired level of warmth and comfort, or hit a release valve for immediate cooling.
Natural air is pumped into dynamic laminated air chambers within the garment. This jacket is environmentally friendly, maintains its thermal properties, and does not lose its loft when wet, provides warmth when wet and is limitless and pure. The pump provides a 40-degree temperature variation.
Eddie Bauer (EB) Custom MicroTherm Jacket, available in both a hooded ($279) and non-hooded ($249) version for both him and her. The MicroTherm jacket features a slim, active fit with stretch panels, 800 fill StormDown insulation, and ultra-lightweight DWR ripstop shell fabric. (available at eddiebauer.com)
Top photo credits: Faux Fur Trim Parka © Jenny Gage / Tom Betterton (courtesy of Nordstrom)