Top Five Fall Jackets for Boys and Girls

Top Five Fall Jackets for Boys and Girls

Posted by WinterKids on Thursday, October 6, 2011

As the days get shorter and the air gets cooler, fall is upon us- which means it’s time to layer up the kids in that comfy autumn fleece jacket.  Did fall sneak up on you this year, like it did for us? If so, have no fear. We’ve put together a list of the top 5 fall jackets that are sure to keep your kids warm and toasty all the way to ski season.

The North Face Girls Denali Thermal Jacket

That’s right, the Girls Denali Thermal Jacket. Year after year, this jacket has been a staple in traditional kids fleece jackets, and this year’s jacket is no exception. This jacket is classic The North Face style mixed with practical features. Zippered hand warmer pockets and abrasion resistant shoulders make walking to and from school or the bus stop with a heavy backpack on a breeze.  Available in a variety of colors, the Denali Thermal is a must-have. It may be fall, but with style and features like these you’ll be thinking early Christmas present!

Spyder Boys Funnel Fleece Jacket

The Spyder Boys Funnel Fleece Jacket was made for that little shredder who’s already got his own thing going on. Maybe he’s rockin’ long hair, or maybe even a Mohawk. Either way, this jacket has the edge he craves. From the large Spyder graphic on the chest to the neon green and black zippers, this fleece is 100% “cool.” Mom and dad, don’t worry- it’s warm too. With micro polyester fleece construction throughout and a fixed hood, he’s sure to stay warm and dry on those chilly fall afternoons.

Obermeyer Girls Furry Fleece Top

This girls fleece jacket is too cute! This full fleece ¼ zip is so super comfy and soft, it’s sure to become a fixture in her outdoor wardrobe. Whether playing at recess or enjoying some hot cocoa by the fire, the Furry Fleece stays warm with being too warm.  This fleece jacket is truly a perfect fall-to-winter transitional piece. Intelligent construction and features ensures it doesn’t end up at the back of the closet come winter. Throw it on under that girls ski jacket and utilize the thumb cuffs for the perfect layering top on those frigid winter days.

The North Face Boys Hetchy Fleece

This fleece is flawless.  The 100% polyester bonded fleece this jacket is made of is more water and wind-resistant than your typical fleece. A fall breeze? could almost go skiing in this jacket (almost)! Aside from the tech features, the Hetchy boasts style normally reserved for adult lines. The abrasion-resistant chest pocket insures that whatever goes in stays safe. Looking for that perfect place to keep lunch money or a cell phone where it won’t fall out? Look no further. From fall to winter, this is a true two-season jacket.

Patagonia Girls Down Sweater

Don’t let the name fool you—this piece from Patagonia is all jacket. Down is known for having a top-notch weight-to-warmth ration, and this down stays true to form. Although it’s easy to stuff into an already crowded bag or locker, this jacket is loaded with 600-fill down to keep her toasty warm in the elements. Quilted construction makes this light jacket super comfy as well. The “princess” seams on the front and back give this jacket a flattering, contoured shape that will have mom wanting to borrow for herself.

Categories: Skiing & Snowboarding

Tagged: Fleece Jackets, Boys Jackets, Girls Jackets, The North Face Denali Jacket

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