Shell is made from washed duck cotton and holds up well to wear and tear. Ribbed hem keeps out cold air. Available in six neutral colors. One of few warmer options that isn't bulky.
The cotton shell is somewhat stiff and requires breaking in. Occasional zipper issues.
Shell is water repellent while microfleece lining is warm and soft. Elastic hems provide a snug fit that seals out drafts. Chunky zipper design is easy for little kids to use. Ideal for wet or cold weather.
Jacket isn't the warmest, so it's better for mild days without plunging temperatures.
Sweatshirt-inspired design is cozy and comfortable. Generously cut to allow for easy layering. Velcro sleeve lets you customize the fit. Offers a decent amount of neck protection in windy weather.
Not recommended for very cold or wet weather. Limited color options.
Oversized hood protects ears and fits over most hats. Made from 100% polyester and is machine washable. Covered zipper detail prevents irritation under the chin. Hood is lined with fleece.
A few reports that sizing runs small. Has a somewhat narrow cut.
Features faux fur trim for additional warmth around cuffs and hem. Available in a wide variety of colors and designs. Zipper has a no-catch design. Some styles have ears on the hoods or come with gloves.
Jacket is considered extremely bulky compared to other puffer jackets.
We recommend these products based on an intensive research process that's designed to cut through the noise and find the top products in this space. Guided by experts, we spend hours looking into the factors that matter, to bring you these selections.