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The 24 Best Winter Coats to Try Now

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The cold chill of winter is upon us. You may want to stay in the warmth of your apartment, but as we get back into our commutes and offices, the idea of buying a new winter coat that’s just as cozy doesn’t sound that bad. This is a year when, regardless of the temperature, outside is the place to be and a stylish, warm coat is your best friend.

You can throw on a leopard-print wool coat over a sweat suit for a midday walk around the neighborhood, or you can swaddle yourself in a full-length puffer that makes you feel like you’re still in the comfort of your own bed when you wake up early for that workout class you want to skip but for which you don’t want to pay the no-show fee.

With that in mind, shop the best winter coats including puffers; classic wool coats; faux furs; fun, fashionable prints; and more, below.

The Puffer

From $146

A black puffer coat is essential for winter, especially one that is water-repellent.
Available in sizes XS–3XL.

Not into your typical puffer? This one has an asymmetrical cut and an elegant blue color that will instantly spice up your sweatsuit look.
Available in sizes 4XS–4XL.

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This cropped puffer will let you channel your inner EmRata.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

All the girlies love this puffer for a reason. Our senior shopping editor, Bianca Nieves, swears by it.
Available in sizes 3XS–2XL.

Two waterproof, insulated jackets in one.
Available in sizes S–2XL.

The Modern Classics

What is winter without a classic camel wool coat to help you transition from fall to winter?
Available in sizes XS–XL.

Escalier Wool Trench Coat

Festive despite the holiday season being over.
Available in sizes XS–3XL.

An under-$300, 69-percent-wool coat you won’t regret buying.
Available in sizes XS–L.

Trench coats can be warm, too, if you’ve mastered the art of layering.
Available in sizes 2XS–XL.

The Cozy Faux Fur

Trendy, affordable, and roomy enough to layer anything under.
Available in sizes XS–4XL.

This jacket with a faux-shearling lining will keep you warm during one of those weird, warmer-than-normal winter days.
Available in sizes 2XS–XL.

Thick and fluffy, this teddy-bear coat feels especially nice and cuddly against your skin.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

Looking for something super-practical and affordable? Here’s a vegan option that’s under $300.
Available in sizes XS–2XL.

The Cocoon

From $162

Yes, it’s that Amazon coat but in bright yellow, so you’re not likely to bump into five other people wearing it on the street.
Available in sizes 2XS–3XL.

Made from a recycled shell, this quilted jacket will look great under a larger coat.
Available in sizes 2XS–L.

You can never go wrong with a neutral coat.
Available in sizes 2XS–2XL.

The Fun Print

Pair with a hoodie to dress it down or over a cocktail dress for an elevated night-out look.
Available in sizes 2XS–4XL.

For when you need to be a little more formal, this neutral plaid wool coat can do the heavy lifting.
Available in sizes 2XS–2XL.

This thick puffer is as comfy as a marshmallow and, just like its name, will keep you very warm in the winter.
Available in sizes 2XS–2XL.

The Fashion-Forward Coat

Because you’d never wear anything that’s just plain black.
Available in sizes S–XL.

The one and only oversize sleeping bag you can actually wear.
Available in sizes XS–L.

A splurge-worthy option that’ll be the conversation starter every time you wear it.
Available in sizes 1–3.

You don’t need to settle on just one color for your coat.
Available in sizes XS–L.

This funky faux-fur coat is any outfit’s statement piece.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

24 Winter Coats to Try Now