Best Winter Jackets for Kids

Deciding on a winter jacket for your child can be tough–no matter what age.

Most importantly, you want your son or daughter to be warm. It’s also important that they look cute, if they’re young…and “fashionable” for the older kids! If you’re spending big bucks on a jacket, you also want it to function well and offer some cool features. With so many options of brands, colors, and styles of jackets out there, it’s no easy feat to decide which kids ski jacket is the one.

That’s why we’re here–to help you find the right jacket for your child! Check out some our favorite winter jackets for this upcoming season, and the reasons why we like ’em so much.

Patagonia Baby Hi-Loft Down Sweater Hoody

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Why We Love It: This jacket is one of the warmest out there for the little ones. Although a bit pricey for fast-growing babies, this jacket offers undeniable warmth, comfort, and durability. A perfect hand-me-down for little siblings down the road!

Spyder Bitsy Mynx Jacket

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Why We Love It: Cuteness aside, this is a super functional and stylish jacket for little girls. It’s got all the features she needs to stay warm and dry on the ski mountain or playing in the snow, but also the style (and not the bulk) for everyday wear to and from preschool or running mid-winter errands with mom.

 Marmot Boys Stockholm Jacket

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Why We Love It: This jacket rocks. With 700 fill power down insulation, this cozy coat is sure to keep any boy warm–no matter whether he’s playing at recess, at the skate park, or hanging outside at a sporting event in the freezing cold. He will stay WARM!

Obermeyer Girls Blake Jacket

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Why We Love It: The Blake is fashion-oriented and functional. Don’t let the stylish button details and decorative patch fool you–this jacket is made for full days in the snow. Whether she’s rocking a pair of skis or sledding with friends during a snow day, this coat is made to keep her warm, comfy, and super stylish like mom or big sis.

The North Face Boys McMurdo 2 Parka

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Why We Love It: This is the perfect coat for bitterly cold regions. It’s ultra-toasty, and is a must if your son will be spending a lot of time outdoors daily (hint: we’re talking to you, New York, Boston, and Chicago parents!).

Spyder Girls Timeless Down Jacket

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Why We Love It: What’s not to love about this deliciously cozy down jacket? No matter the winter activity, this is the everyday winter coat that she’s going to want to wear time after time this winter.

Burton Boys Symbol Jacket

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Why We Love It: When boys are snowboarding, they want to look cool. However, your first priority as a parent isn’t coolness factor…it’s warmth. Luckily, this jacket provides both style and warmth, plus rider-driven performance and function!

Which one of these kids winter jackets are your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!

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