How do you take a fundamentally unflattering silhouette of puffer jackets for women and turn it into a street style top trend? Easy: you let the big guns have a go at it! A glossy finish and an added faux fur detail are some of the alterations made to the puffer jacket winter wear trend this year. From brands like Nanushka to Fenty x Puma, these winter jackets did not shy away from stealing the spotlight.
To elaborate puffer jackets have a recognisable quilted design with sections that are "puffy" between the stitching. They are filled with warm fibres that afford you the much-needed protection from the harsh winter air. No wonder that retailers have caught on to it and sure enough, you are bound to encounter a poofy puffer on the shelves of H&M or Zara. Click through to shop the practical, cosy winter jacket style, just make sure to balance out the heavy volume on top with something more basic and slim-fitting bottom separate.
The Cropped Pick
Not too cold but wish to sport the winter jacket trend? Opt for this cropped hem option, it’s loose fitting and breathable to allow some leeway. Also available in a crimson hue, pair this jacket with smart high-waisted jeans.
A Slim Alternate
Yes, we did find you an alternative slimmer option to the pillowy puffers. This jacket has the look of a puffer but not the body, this one is sure to become your casual favourite for the winters. Pair with black jeans and watch the heads turn!
We love the soft cream hue mixed with delicate prints, this one is for the fans of the light shades. Pair it with your pristine white jeans and simple strappy heels for a work lunch on a crisp winter afternoon.
The High Neck
Your morning commute to work is about to get lovelier with this salmon pink padded jacket with a high stand-up collar. A polyester blend that is easy to maintain, just throw this jacket in your everyday bag and be on your merry way.
The Velvet Pick
How can we not mention it in a list of essential winter jackets. This wine-hued baby from Zara is a good choice for an evening wear and the rich fabric is sure to feel nice on your skin. Did we mention it has matching velvet buttons as well?
The Clear Long Line
Recreate the classic blue jeans and white top with this longline jacket. Pair with a solid undershirt to create an outdoor workday outfit that will keep you looking effortlessly stylish all day long.
From metallic dresses to skirts, the trend has taken the fall scene by a storm, and we LOVE it! Just make sure to have one statement piece in metallic while keeping the rest minimally stylish.
The Silhouetted Form
Just because winter jackets are bulky, doesn't mean you have to forego showcasing your natural form. This fitted puffer from Cover Story is cinched at the waist and hugs you at all the right places.
The Ethnic Scene
Can’t help but be a bit desi the time? This floral printed jacket from Label Ritu Kumar will get your desi girl style notches higher! With the layering trend picking up this season, pair this one with a solid full sleeved top.
The Morning Run
In need of protective layers for your daily runs? This lightweight puffer jacket featuring a sweat-wicking fabric is all you need to stay warmed up during the chilly mornings.
The Olive Greens
We love the faux fur mock collar on this one! The overlapping design of this jacket is a smart look and the solid fit is perfect for when you are on the road.
The Pink Hood
This jacket is so adorable you won't be willing to take it off ever (even indoors)! Available in a flattering pink shade, the belted waist will make it has a snug fit.
The Big One
Right, your winter vacation is looking at icy pathways and snowy mountains? The only jacket that can survive such harsh winters, this long line coat is lined and heavy in build. Don’t forget to pack this winter vacation essential for your next trip!