The Best Fall Jackets for Women This Year
Stay warm on cool autumn days with these fashion-forward jackets and coats. Instead of being an afterthought to keep you warm, these fall jackets will be statement-makers that you’ll plan outfits around all season long. But more than being stylish, each of these picks was chosen with fall's unpredictable weather in mind: While some fall days may require a light jacket, others will send you running back inside for something a little more substantial. We've rounded up a variety of fall jacket styles suited for front porch happy hours, backwoods adventures, and even virtual work meetings.
Orolay Women's Thickened Down Jacket
BUY IT: $139.99; amazon.com
This best-selling coat is available in seven colors and designed with hem length that flatters every figure.
Old Navy Jean Jacket for Women
BUY IT: $39.99; oldnavy.com
A classic, dark-wash denim jacket should be a staple in your fall wardrobe.
BB Dakota Faux Fur Jacket
BUY IT: $88; nordstrom.com
Stand out in a teddy-style jacket so cozy you won't ever want to take it off. It also comes in pink.
Old Navy Scout Utility Plus-Size Jacket
BUY IT: $53; oldnavy.com
Versatile, comfortable, and lightweight jackets are key to making it through ever-changing fall weather and this jacket is all three. This cotton-spandex blend is soft with a little stretch, so it moves with you.
J. Crew Perfect Rain Jacket
BUY IT: $128; jcrew.com
The perfect rain jacket does exist, and it's available in three fall-friendly colors.
Relaxed Soft-Brushed Funnel-Neck Coat for Women
BUY IT: $75; oldnavy.com
The funnel neck gives us major Jackie O. vibes. Anyone have a pillbox hat we can borrow?
Water-Resistant Classic Trench Coat
BUY IT: $229 (currently on sale for $114); bananarepublic.com
If you only buy one jacket for fall, let this timeless trench coat be it. The lightweight material means it's easy to pack, while still blocking out wind, cold air, and rain.
BB Dakota Wade Drape Front Faux Suede Jacket
BUY IT: $79; nordstrom.com
Meet your favorite work blazer's edgier cousin: polished enough for virtual work meetings, laidback enough for patio cocktails.
L.L. Bean Quilted Riding Jacket
BUY IT: $159; llbean.com
Looking for something timeless? This quilted jacket is it. Plus, it's practical enough to take along to nearly any outdoor activity the fall season throws your way. And it comes in four colors.
Zella West Coast Zebra Print Asymmetrical Zip Hoodie
BUY IT: $79; nordstrom.com
Upgrade your go-to sweatshirt with loungewear you can wear to the grocery store without embarrassing your mother.
Juliette Collarless Sweater-Blazer
BUY IT: $148; jcrew.com
For the noncommittal set: a cozy mid-length hybrid that shrugs off the fall chill without sacrificing an ounce of style.
BLANKNYC Denim Faux Suede Moto Jacket
BUY IT: $60; nordstromrack.com
For those just dipping their toes into the moto jacket trend, this soft, versatile Whipped Cream colorway is a good place to start, as it'll go with most anything in your closet.
Sam Edelman Single Breasted Wool Blend Coat
BUY IT: $100; nordstromrack.com
This cool blue coat is proof that fall fashion shouldn't be limited to mustardy ochres and burnt reds, and it's an easy way to carry some color into your winter lineup too.
Amazon Essentials Women's Utility Jacket
BUY IT: $33; amazon.com
The season's most versatile jacket comes in six colors and is priced just right for treating yourself to one for every mood.
The Cotton Quilted Jacket
BUY IT: $98; everlane.com
Our two favorite words: breathable cotton. We'll be scooping this one up as an easy transitional option from summer to fall.