Finding a comfortable, chic coat can be a little challenging. Depending upon your climate and your lifestyle you may need a coat that will have to wear several different hats. Warmth, versatility, water resistance, may be among some of the things that you look for when buying a coat.
We asked around to see which coats are the most comfortable. From cozy fleece jackets, to jaw dropping designer outerwear check out our list of the most comfortable coats.
J.Crew Encore Trench Coat
"While most trench coats feel confining, the crinoline lining in J. Crew's Encore Trench Coat makes it feel so much roomier than other styles. It's also fully lined, so it's warm without looking bulky."
-Kelly, 44, Tennessee
Columbia Women's Benton Springs Full Zip Fleece
"The Columbia Women's Benton Springs Full Zip Fleece is the most comfortable coat I've ever worn. The breathable fleece caters to a more relaxed fit with its sleek, flattering shape. This fleece with a lining is warm and lightweight and can be worn alone or as a layer."
-Caryl, 47, Virginia
DKNY Black Wool-Cashmere Double Breasted Maxi Coat
"The most comfortable coat is the DKNY black wool-cashmere double breasted maxi coat. I've finally found a long coat that is so lightweight, and gives maximum warmth. I don't feel like I'm carrying a load. Bulky sweaters fit inside with ease.. It's effortless movement in a fab coat."
-Donna Peterson, 39, New York
The North Face Ventura Lightweight Jacket
"The number one jacket that I can not live without is my North Face Venture Lightweight Jacket. It can pack into the smallest of bags and keep you dry and comfortable at a moments notice. When everyone else is soaking wet in their leather and cashmere, you will be cool, dry, and comfortable while on the go!"
-Courtney, 24, Texas
Guess Ruffle Hem Coat
"A comfortable coat has to fit well, which this wool coat by Guess does perfectly. The flattering fitted shape ends in a feminine ruffle hem, plus the pockets keep my hands cozy on cool weather days."
-Sylvie, 41, Ohio
Victoria's Secret Drop-Waist Belted Jacket
"It can get pretty chilly where I live but, but the Victoria's Secret Drop Waist Jacket keeps me toasty warm. I love this style because it is very comfortable, allows for active movement and the best part is that it is very slimming!"
-Luan, 44, Washington
Anne Klein Double Breasted Wool Coat
"I look in my closet to choose between chic leather or plush fur. Inevitably, I reach for my Anne Klein double breasted, wool-blend coat. It is perfect for Fall, providing warmth on crisp, cool mornings. The coat is comforting because of the way it makes me feel: sophisticated and stylish."
-Aminah, 40, Illinois
Burberry Brit Tumblebridge Coat
Since winter is approaching, getting your winter coats is a must. The Burberry Brit Tumblebridge Coat is my favorite soft and most comfortable coat I have owned. The coat is slimming with the right proportions and fit for a classic and contemporary look.
-Jamie 27 Colorado
Gucci Velvet Micro Jacket
The Gucci Velvet Micro Jacket is the most comfortable jacket because it makes me feel so elegant and the fabric feels exquisite next to my body.
-Chloe, 36, New Jersey
Hurley Winchester Sherpa Jacket
My favorite jacket to wear is the Hurley Winchester Sherpa Jacket. The reasons why I love this jacket is because it's very warm, stylish, and comfortable. It is 100% cotton, and its machine washable. This jacket is very detailed and you can wear it with anything!
-Keri, 23, Georgia
The North Face Metropolis Parka
"I love wearing The North Face 'Metropolis' Parka in the winter. It provides excellent insulation on cold blustery days. It is perfect for skiing, snowboarding, or just walking around outside. It is also very stylish."
-Kassidy Age 20 Illinois
Marc Jacobs Faux Fur Trimmed Cotton Trench Coat
"I have found the most comfortable coat and it is the Marc Jacobs Faux fur-trimmed cotton trench coat! This coat has everything--a detachable faux fir collar, notched lapels, great style and much more!"
-Toni, 60+, Ohio
Tommy Hilfiger Double Breasted Houndstooth Coat
"My most comfortable coat is my pea coat by Tommy Hilfiger. The Tryon Long Sleeve Double Breasted Houndstooth Check Fitted Pea Coat is not only comfortable because it is made out of a comfy blend fabric, and the houndstooth print makes it perfect for every outfit."
-Kara Clark, VA, 23
Patagonia Fiona Parka
My Patagonia 3/4 length Fiona Parka is the most comfortable coat I own. It is light as a feather (goose down) yet blocks the wind totally. It gets me through tough winters, is water repellent and wears like some kind of super fabric. it also doesn't have an overly puffed-up look.
-Cathy, 50, Colorado
Ugg Australia Lequoia Shearling-Lined Coat
The most comfortable coat is the Ugg Australia Lequoia Shearling-Lined Coat. The coat feels like a cozy, soft blanket on, and keeps you warm in cold temperatures. The exceedingly soft leather and lining make the coat the most comfortable, while the double-breasted style with the belt flatters your figure.
-Susan, 34, Nevada
Anne Klein Short Club Collar Button Front Wool Peacoat
The Anne Klein Short Club Collar Button Front Wool Peacoat gets me excited for the first fall day. The welt side pockets compliment my hips and its lining allows me to wear thinner tops underneath. Its hourglass cut compliments my figure while enveloping me in its warm and soft wool.
Christina, 36, New York
JCrew Long Cardigan Coat
"The most comfortable coat I've ever worn is the J.Crew Long cardigan coat. It's the perfect length, hitting at just the knee (car coat length.) It's not only warm, but soft like a sweater, and is light enough so that you don't feel bulky in it. At $158, it's reasonably priced, and is definitely a coat you will wear again and again, as it goes with just about anything."
-Stacy, 27, California
Steve Madden Trench
The Steve Madden Trench with Detachable Collar keeps me comfortable throughout fall's in-between weather. The cozy, detachable faux-fur collar dresses up the coat, and the lining keeps out the cold without adding weight. The cuff belts look sharp whether I'm running errands or going out to dinner.
Judith, 49, Texas
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