Eighteen classic, cozy winter coats under $300

Eighteen classic, cozy winter coats under $300

In Toronto, the descent into single-digit temperatures always spurs a citywide hunt for the perfect winter topper. But finding a coat that’s stylish, warm and under budget? That’s practically a miracle. Here are 18 great options.

This boyish peacoat from Zara is begging to be worn with a chunky turtleneck scarf and flare jeans. $199. zara.com

This H&M coat is made from recycled wool, so it’s both cute and ethical. $99. hm.com

Slightly oversized and in a statement hue, this Mango coat would look great thrown over a festive winter dress. $270. mango.com

The tweedy salt-and-pepper pattern on this Joe Fresh coat is a timeless look. $99. joefresh.com

The warmth to price ratio on this Patagonia puffer is pretty great. $299. patagonia.com

The extra-long hemline on this Zara coat provides extra protection from the elements (pop the collar to make it totally wind tunnel–proof). $249. zara.com

Camel-hued coats, like this belted Topshop number, exude effortless style. $180. thebay.com

This bubblegum-coloured coat from La Maison Scotch makes a cheerful style statement. $299. scotch-soda.com

Wilfred’s super-soft wool coat comes with sizeable pockets and a hood for added practicality. $295. aritzia.com

Yes, it’s possible to snag a down-filled parka without paying Canada Goose prices. This Calvin Klein jacket is water-resistant and comes with a detachable faux-fur hood. $250. thebay.com

This long, slouchy Topshop coat can transform any leggings-and-sweatshirt ensemble into an elegant outfit. $180. thebay.com

A fluffy fur collar adds a chic layer of warmth on this Mango coat. $290. mango.com

We appreciate the extra length on this lightweight, down-filled puffer jacket. $200. thebay.com

A versatile boyfriend coat, like this wooly grey piece from Six Crisp Days, adds tomboy edge to any outfit. $198. thebay.com

The Italian wool and cashmere blend and classic silhouette make this Aritzia coat an investment piece (without a whole lot of actual investment). $295. aritzia.com

The Gap is suddenly good again, so take advantage and snap up its classic pea coats at a relative steal. $178. gapcanada.ca

This high-tech Spyder jacket is covered in a special moisture-wicking fabric, making it perfect for wet and windy mornings. $285. sportinglife.ca

Another cold weather–appropriate option: a faux fur–lined Babaton parka. $295. aritzia.com