The North Face has been making some of the best winter coats and jackets for over 30 years and their Thermoball down jacket is another proud addition to their product line. It features a 100% nylon ripstop shell, Thermoball™ insulation and zippered hand pockets. It’s sleek, stylish and warm as toast and will serve you well whether you’re wearing it to the office, school or cross country skiing. Make sure you also check out our selection of the best denim jackets for more jackets like this.
The Nuptse is another North Face Down jacket that cuts a smart profile while keeping you toasty warm no matter how hard the old man Winter tries to ruin your day. It’s filled with plenty of goose down and sports an insulated collar that will prevent drafts from creeping up your back. There’s double-ply taffeta in the shoulders for extra durability and an internal chest pocket where you can stash your wallet, work pen or other everyday essentials, putting it right at the top of our best duvets.
Calvin Klein Men’s Packed Down Jacket
Calvin Klein ventures into the practical world of winter fashion with the men’s Packable Down Jacket. It has the eclectic style you’d expect from a great fashion house, but never loses sight of its primary function: to keep you warm. Like all the duvets on this list, it will do that and then some, but unlike others, it will also earn you major style points. It fits like a glove, has plenty of zippered pockets, and comes with a nylon tote bag.
Columbia – TurboDown Down Jacket – Men – Gold 650 TurboDown – Columbia
Columbia comes up with a winner here. Their Turbo Down Jacket is light, shiny and warm as waffles. It features binding at the cuffs, a generous stand-up collar that blocks cold wind on your neck, two zippered hand pockets and an adjustable hem for when the temperature really drops. Another great feature of the Turbo Down Jacket is water resistance which will stand up to snow and those light cold drizzles. Check out the rest of the Columbia jackets in our comprehensive guide.
While there isn’t much wiggle room when it comes to design when it comes to down jackets, 32 Degrees manages to carve out a niche of its own with this minimalist beauty. It’s 90% down filled and has two zippered hand pockets, in case you forgot your gloves. The stand-up collar keeps the wind away from your neck and the simple, elegant lines make this down jacket ideal for the pizzeria or the opera. For those who love their no-frills fashion.
tommy Hilfiger Ultra Loft Quilted Puffer Jacket Packable
Tommy Hilfiger couldn’t resist venturing into the down pool and we’re glad he did because the results are as effective as they are compelling. Surprisingly, the Men’s Ultra Loft Quilted Puffer Jacket is also one of the most affordable on our list. Will understand.
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The next down jacket for men on our list is another one from The North Face. This time it’s their Gotham Jacket II. The Gotham Jacket II occupies a gray area between down and down. It’s the kind of hybrid that will make you shake your head when you see it. It features two side and chest pockets and an insulated hood with removable faux fur trim.
It is as light as a feather, yet durable and water resistant and has a tailored collar that is unparalleled in the realm of ultralight down jackets. It’s a stylish addition to your winter wardrobe and that’s what we mean in the best sense of the word. You will look as good as you feel wherever you go.
Rab Microlight Alpine Jacket
The Microlight is filled with 750FP goose down for excellent heat retention. The outer shell is ripstop nylon so there are no small cuts to worry about taking the whole jacket off and there is an insulated hood because after all your head will need some love when the temperature will also fall. It’s not the cheapest lightweight down jacket on the list, but it’s worth a look if you can pull it off.
TH is littered with trash all over Gear Hungry, because to this day they have never failed to pack value and premium quality. Available in over thirty unique colorways, this comfortable Packable Down Jacket does its best to maintain a slim look, while protecting you from the coldest nights.
Here’s another down jacket that’s just as much a men’s down coat as it is a jacket. This is a well-insulated, well-fitting, hooded winter garment with huge kangaroo-lined pockets, an insulated hood with a faux fur collar and lovely leather detailing. Fjallraven Polar Parka is meant to fill the gap between your standard winter jacket and your big winter coat. There’s plenty of storage space, as we mentioned, and the shell is sturdy and water resistant. All you need to do is get a pair of good winter boots and you are ready for the cold days.