Fleece jackets are a wardrobe staple to stay warm and comfortable on cold fall days. That’s why we chatted with fashion experts, stylists and professional influencers about their favorite fleece jackets for a variety of needs and prices.
Whether you’re looking for a workout outfit or chic outerwear to complement your outfit, keep reading to find the perfect fleece jacket for every need below. You can check out some of our favorite fleeces from The North Face here too.
Abercrombie & Fitch Asymmetric Snap-Up Fleece ($ 68; abercrombie.com)
Abercrombie & Fitch Asymmetric Snap-Up Fleece
Style influence Shea whitney says this asymmetrical fleece is her favorite to wear every year. “It combines style and comfort and comes in many color and pattern options,” says Whitney.
Free People Hit the Slopes Fleece Jacket ($ 148; freepeople.com)
Free People Hit the Slopes Fleece Jacket
Blogger Harmony Joy love this jacket which comes in lots of colors. “Bonus points for the cropped figure – cute for running errands or outdoor activities,” Joy says.
Free People Movement Hit the Slopes Fleece Jacket ($ 168; anthropologie.com)
Free People Movement Hit the Slopes Fleece Jacket
“Where are all the girls who love colors in winter?” This fleece jacket has your name everywhere, so ”blogger Geordian abel said. “Definitely crazy, but worth every penny with how unique it is!”
Known Supply Wilder Flannel Shacket ($ 68; ecodessa.com)
Known Supply Wilder Flannel Shirt
“This fall, flannel jackets are making a fun comeback everywhere,” says Caeresa richardson, the founder and CEO of Ecodessa. “I really like our Wilder flannel shirt jacket. It is made of organic cotton and signed by the manufacturer. You can also visit the Known Supply website after purchasing your jacket to “meet the manufacturer”.
WVN Carina Plaid Shirt ($ 171; ecodessa.com)
WVN Carina Check Shirt
“If you really want to splurge on a premium fleece top, I also love our Carina plaid shirt,” says Richardson. “It comes in a light grayish blue color with cream checks and pairs well with a pair of light or white denim.” She says these styles are perfect to tie around your waist with leggings.
Burberry Wool Blend Fleece Jacket ($ 1,450; mytheresa.com)
Burberry wool-blend fleece jacket
Stylist and artistic director Rebecca Dennett (@rebeccadennett) would wear this jacket with jeans or chic brown faux leather pants. “This Burberry fleece is a perfect transitional jacket that can be dressed up and down,” she says.
The Upside Aspen Faux Sheepskin Fleece Jacket ($ 249; matchesfashion.com)
The Upside Aspen faux shearling fleece jacket
“This Upside fleece is a great price, super comfortable and versatile,” says Dennett.
Moncler Adoxe Reversible Fleece and Nylon Jacket ($ 1,550; saksfifthavenue.com)
Moncler Adoxe Reversible Fleece & Nylon Jacket
“This luxury fleece will last you for years,” says Dennett. “I love the color with the chic detail of the patent collar.”
The North Face Gordon Lyons Zip-Up Fleece Jacket ($ 99; nordstrom.com)
The North Face Gordon Lyons zip-up fleece jacket
“This men’s fleece jacket from The North Face combines high quality materials with functionality,” says Whitney. “It’s a jacket that every man should have in his closet!” ”
Girlfriend Collective Everyone Half-Zip Fleece ($ 128; girlfriend.com)
Half-zip fleece for everyone Girlfriend Collective
Dennett chose this unisex fleece as one of his favorites. “I like Collective girlfriend, a sustainable brand – this practical fleece is unisex for everyone with a large front pocket, ”says Dennett.
Volcom Silent High Pile Fleece Jacket ($ 80; nordstrom.com)
Volcom Silent High Pile Fleece Jacket
Shea Whitney says 2021 was the year of the plaid. “This oversized plaid fleece jacket will make you feel warm and cozy, but also keep you on trend,” says Whitney.
Columbia CSC Sherpa Jacket ($ 99; colombie.com)
Columbia CSC Sherpa Jacket
“I love this one for its longer length and hood,” Joy says. “It’s a stylish and functional piece that you will keep in your wardrobe for years to come.”
Marc New York’s Teddy Performance Fleece Shirt Jacket ($ 69; nordstrom.com)
Marc New York Teddy Performance Fleece Shirt Jacket
Abel found it to be perfect for layering. “This fleece cutie is for the girl who likes a good basic that she can wear with leggings, over a dress or with jeans,” she says.
Free People Long Ruby Jacket ($ 168; freepeople.com)
Long ruby jacket Free People
“This comfy long fleece jacket is a perfect seasonal transition piece – a wardrobe staple, it has a real Isabel Marant feeling without the price tag,” says Dennett.
Farm Rio Juliana Stripes Quilted Jacket ($ 295; farmrio.com)
Farm Rio Juliana Striped Quilted Jacket
“If you’re daring like me, this fleece and puffer jacket is the perfect piece for your fall wardrobe,” says Joy.
LLBean Mountain Pile Fleece Hoodie ($ 129; llbean.com)
LLBean Mountain Pile Fleece Hoodie
“LLBean’s quality is unbeatable and their clothes are the perfect combination of functionality and style,” says Joy.
Lululemon Reversible Fleece Jacket ($ 168; lululemon.com)
Lululemon reversible fleece jacket
“Calling all the girls who live in sportswear and are looking for the perfect fleece jacket that they can wear after hitting the gym,” Abel says. “This piece is perfect, will never go out of style and comes in three colors!”
Reversible Alo Duality Sherpa Jacket ($ 149, originally $ 248; aloyoga.com)
Alo Duality Reversible Sherpa Jacket
“The neutral trend is not going anywhere, so the color palette of this fleece-lined hooded jacket is perfect,” says Dennett. “It’s great to walk to and from an exercise class or walk the dog.”
Mountain Alpine Sherpa Jacket ($ 138; vuoriclothing.com)
Alpine jacket in mountain sherpa
“A performance fleece that doubles as a casual outfit to pair with denim,” says Cassandre Sethi, personal stylist and image consultant with Upper level wardrobe. “This is made from recycled materials and available in sizes S-XXL. ”
Barbour Lavenham Fleece ($ 200; barbour.com)
Barbour Lavenham fleece
“A quality fleece from a trusted heritage brand,” says Sethi. “I love the two-way zipper and the contrasting piping.”
Columbia Benton Springs Women’s Full-Zip Fleece Jacket (from $ 28.99; amazon.com)
Columbia Benton Springs Women’s Full-Zip Fleece Jacket
“This zip-up fleece jacket from Columbia is a classic but more affordable fleece option,” says Whitney.
Athleta Chew Sherpa Jacket ($ 128; athleta.com)
Athleta Chew Sherpa Jacket
Fashion stylist Molly carey says this fleece jacket is super comfortable. “If you’re looking for something trendy with a more relaxed fit, look no further than Athleta’s Tugga Sherpa fleece,” she says.
Arc’teryx Delta LT Jacket ($ 149; arcteryx.com)
Arc’teryx Delta LT Jacket
“The best lightweight fleece for layering and cool days with performance properties,” says Sethi.
Fleece jacket Flurry Lululemon ($ 168; lululemon.com)
Fleece jacket Flurry Lululemon
“For the hiker or runner, look no further than the Lululemon Fleece Furry Jacket,” Carey explains. “It’s a tighter style and it’s water resistant too! ”
Rowing Blazers Harlequin Deep-Pile Sherpa “Jockey” Fleece ($ 365; avironblazers.com)
Rowing Blazers Harlequin Long Hair Sherpa “Jockey” Fleece
” It’s funny ! I would pair it with denim, ”explains Dennett. “Brightly colored, it will cheer you up on a dull, overcast day!” ”