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    23 Black Puffer Jackets To Elevate Your Chilly Weather Wardrobe

    Packable jackets, a glossy faux leather number, a sherpa option, and more black puffer jackets to elevate your outerwear collection.

    Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women’s.

    1. A bestselling Amazon Essentials black puffer jacket that's water-resistant, lightweight, and easily packable so you can bring it along on those days when it's chilly in the morning, hot in the afternoon, then freezing at night.

    Image of reviewer wearing black jacket
    Image of reviewer wearing black jacket

    FYI, this black jacket is included in Prime Try Before You Buy so you can give it a trial run if you’re a member!

    Promising review: "I needed a lightweight, packable jacket to take on a fall trip with me. The jacket was exactly what I needed. It comes with a packing bag and it fit easily in my carry-on suitcase. I wore it several days when the weather was cold and windy and it did a great job keeping me warm. I would recommend it." —Jeanie Santi

    Get it from Amazon for $48.10 (available in sizes XS–6X and 25 other colors).

    2. A stylish Lane Bryant sport puffer jacket featuring knit sleeves and side paneling anyone who adores contrasting fabrics will probably love. 

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    Lane Bryant

    Promising review: "Lightweight jacket perfect for chilly fall or milder winter days. The fit stretches with you, so it works well for wearing while exercising, running errands, or playing with the kids outside. This will become your favorite everyday jacket, perfect with leggings or jeans!" —JLinc

    Get it from Lane Bryant for $21.20 (originally $89.95; available in sizes 10–28).

    And here are some *actually comfortable* plus-size jeans to match!

    3. An overachieving Orolay sherpa puffer jacket with warm premium duck down, six pockets (!!!), and an expandable design (side zippers and buttons!) that'll have you opting for this little number every chance you get. 

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    Promising review: "I got compliments right away! And I used every one of the six pockets. I have also worn it out in the snow already and it is so much better than my snowboarding long jacket." —mrsverdantgreen

    Another promising review: "If I could afford it I would order one in every color. Oh my gosh, I love, love this jacket. I put it on when I picked it up at the post office and got compliments immediately. It was crazy. I receive so many compliments wherever I go – it’s nuts. If you're even just thinking about it... buy it. It was perfect all the way around." —LADY UKE (Diane)

    Get it from Amazon for $159.99 (available in sizes XXS–XXL and five other colors).

    4. Or a very popular Orolay parka puffer jacket (also known as *THE* Amazon coat) touting an impressive amount of positive reviews raving about how spacious and cozy it is.

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    Image of reviewer wearing black jacket

    Here's what my colleague, Maitland, has to say about this beloved jacket:

    "I have spent a couple years in the city without a 'real' puffy coat — I usually buy (warm!) fashionable coats and just hide in a Columbia cold-weather rain jacket if the weather gets really bad. But I've wanted this Orolay down coat (often called THE Amazon coat) for a while so when it went 30% off on Prime Day, I snagged the chance to get it. It's weirdly fashionable (like...a lot of people in New York own this jacket) and WOW it's incredibly warm. While it doesn't get *that* that cold in New York City (teens and 20s is about how cold it gets, barring a polar vortex — which isn't bad to someone who lived in Minnesota for five years) — we New Yorkers spend a LOT of time outside in the winter. When you walk to the train, wait on the freezing platform, walk to the grocery store etc. it's more time than usual out in the cold — and let me tell you the wind through the buildings and chill off the concrete can be BRUTAL. I love to walk about four miles home from work when I have the time — even in the winter — and I know this will keep me cozy every step of the way.

    This coat HAS IT ALL! It's puffy and super-insulated but not *giant* and covers the butt (very key when you're wearing thin leggings on the bottom all winter — the wind goes right through 'em). The VERY generously sized hood has a sherpa lining for extra toastiness. I very rarely, if ever, find jackets with hoods that actually go all the way over my head (and hair) to shelter my face from the elements, so that's a HUGE PLUS for me. It has tons and tons of pockets — zipper pockets to stash stuff in so you don't need a purse, plus size open pockets to keep your hands toasty on a walk. And it's just really darn cute!

    I wanted an oversized look, so for reference, I wear a size 2 in most things and I got the small. To me, it's perfect! I've taken it for a spin on unusually cold November days (windchill in the teens), on post-snow mornings, and I know it's going to keep me super warm, no matter how the freezing New York winds blow." —Maitland Quitmeyer

    Get it from Amazon for $149.99+ (available in sizes XXS–5XL, two black options, and 11 other colors).

    5. A gorgeous Blanknyc black puffer jacket complete with a cropped silhouette exuding high-end runway vibes. Plus, it's SO shiny. So much gloss, so little time. 

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    This extra glossy black puffer jacket features a cropped silhouette that makes it look like it cost *at least* five times more. Plus, this little number will effortlessly have all your 'fits looking like they were put together by a professional stylist.

    Get it from Blanknyc for $128 (available in sizes XS–L).

    6. A nifty Topshop convertible puffer jacket ideal for days when it's freezing in the morning but warms up to a crisp temp in the afternoon. Just zip the sleeves off and you're good to go! No outfit change needed.

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    Note: This jacket runs a size small. Nordstrom suggests ordering the "fits like" size in the parenthesis for the best fit.

    Get it from Nordstrom for $84.70 (originally $121; available in sizes 2–14 and in beige).

    7. An ethically made lightweight Quince puffer jacket filled with responsibly sourced down showcasing a relaxed fit you'll be making room in your coat closet for stat

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    Promising review: "This jacket is so soft, warm, and goes well with the fall weather so far! I love the color and the style is great! Can’t go wrong with a $50 purchase… it’s a steal!" —Maridel T.

    Get it from Quince for $50 (available in sizes XS–XL and two other colors).

    8. A long Everlane black puffer jacket crafted from 100% recycled fabric and insulation you'll be whipping out of your winter storage the second you feel a slight breeze in the air.

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    Promising review: "Very pleased after receiving it. The jacket itself is so heavy and of high quality, but it does not add too much weight after putting it on. So warm and solid on cold and windy days. I've been wearing it every day. Sizing is good. Still have room to add thick layers." —Qzhang

    Get it from Everlane for $174 (originally $248; available in sizes XXS–XL and three other colors).

    9. A trendy French Connection black puffer jacket boasting a contrasting trim meeting at the intersection of style and comfort.

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    French Connection

    Get it from French Connection for $178 (available in sizes XS–XL), Bloomingdale's for $178 (available in sizes XS–L), or Lord and Taylor for $178 (available in sizes XS–L).

    10. An ultra lightweight Wantdo black puffer jacket that conveniently comes with a carrying case so it'll be ready to be packed at a moment's notice. 

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    Promising review: "I bought this coat to bring with me on a road trip in Iceland. It worked great! It's warm without being bulky. The hood stayed up despite wind. Best part: It packs down so well in the little bag that it comes with! I was able to stuff the bag inside one of my hiking boots, which meant it took up virtually no space when I packed for our flight." —Laura Grace

    Get it from Amazon for $65.97 (available in sizes XS–3XL and 22 other colors).

    11. A big puff cropped Gap jacket created with quilted water-resistant fabric, a detachable hood, thumbholes, a funnel neck, and suuuper warm insulation to help keep you warm on the *coldest* days.

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    Promising review: "BEST PUFFER. OMG! When I say perfect! I want this in every color. The pockets are so warm and the thumb holes just bring it to another level!" —anonymous

    Another promising review: "I sized up from XS to S so that I can layer underneath and it's perfect. This jacket is perfect! It isn't too bulky and it's very warm. The neck part covers a little of my face which is what I wanted for the cold winters!" —anonymous

    Get it from Gap for $65 (originally $148; available in regular sizes XXS–XXL, tall sizes S–XL, petite sizes XS–L, and five other colors).

    12. A cozy corduroy puffer jacket showcasing a faux-fur hood destined to be the envy of the rest of your chilly-weather wardrobe.

    Promising review: "I am shocked by the quality of this coat. The material is really soft, thick, ribbed corduroy. Its seams and zippers are all sewn well. It has large pockets. The fur hood is HUGE, which I absolutely love. It is definitely a very warm winter coat." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $82.99 (available in sizes S–XXL and four other colors).

    13. A water-repellent cropped Lululemon black puffer jacket featuring a removable hood, zippered pockets (plus a hidden phone sleeve *and* interior pockets), and a cinchable hem any Lulu lover will adore.

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    Promising review: "I never take it off. This is a three-season jacket – not too hot in cool spring and fall days and perfect in eastern Canada's winter. The cropped fit is cute. I purchased black last year and wear it everywhere." —Maggie S

    Get it from Lululemon for $278+ (available in sizes 0–14 and seven other colors).