A few years ago, we created A Guide to Insulated Winter Jackets That Are Not Made With Down. Winter coats and jackets can be filled with down which is made from animal feathers and many have hoods lined with fur. Fortunately, there are plenty of jackets without animal materials that you can buy to avoid contributing to the cruel industries that use animal-derived materials. To help you shop for cruelty-free alternatives, we’re bringing you an updated 2018 list of warm and stylish vegan-friendly winter jackets for both women and men. These jackets are all vegan-friendly and available on Amazon.

Women

1. Alpine North Women’s Vegan Down Parka Winter Jacket

Alpine North Vegan Parka

Source: Alpine North Women’s Vegan Down Parka Winter Jacket

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Alpine North Women’s Vegan Down Parka Winter Jacket is made with polyester, cotton and 100 percent vegan down insulation. The price is $119.

Sandra says, “Beautiful, details on cuffs and around neck very nice. The cuffs are heavy, quality knit and have a thumb hole so you can slide them down over your hands if you wish. The coat itself is a very nice fabric, it has a high end look to it especially with the details being so perfectly done. Also, big, easy glide zipper. Hood is removable.
I did think it was down filled, it is a synthetic so a bit heavier and puffier that I expected, but overall a beautiful coat.”

2. YOU.U. Classic Women Water Resistant Parka With Faux Fur Hood Trim

YOU.U Water resistant parka

Source: YOU.U. Classic Women Water Resistant Parka With Faux Fur Hood Trim

About their Classic Women Water Resistant Parka, YOU.U says, “As a real vegan coat, we use microfiber as filling instead of down and faux fur trim on the hood. The faux fur has genuine simulation and it is fluffy, soft as real fur.” The price is $79.99.

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Graft says, “I love this coat! Great quality for an affordable price. This coat is extremely warm & water resistance. I needed something to take the dog out in and I can layer easily and stay super warm. The fur on the good is exceptional quality!”

3. Tommy Hilfiger Women’s Short Down Alternative Jacket

Tommy Hilfiger Down Alternative Jacket

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Tommy Hilfiger’s Short Down Alternative Jacket has a fleece hood and is made with 100 percent polyester. The price varies by size from $69.99 to $169.98.

An Amazon customer says, “It’s a perfect fit and good at low temperatures too.”

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4. Sportoli Women’s Down Alternative Quilted Midlength Vestee Puffer Jacket

Sportoli Down Alternative Puffer Jacket

Source: Sportoli Women’s Down Alternative Quilted Midlength Vestee Puffer Jacket with Fleece Hood

The Women’s Down Alternative Quilted Midlength Vestee Puffer Jacket with Fleece Hood by Sportoli is made with 100 percent polyester for both the shell and the lining, and has a fleece hood. The price ranges from $79.99 to $154.99 depending on size.

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Sara says, “Love this coat!! Its beautiful and it fits perfectly…I got it in a size bigger than what I normally wear to fit a hoodie under it not for added warmth but because I love hoodies! It is warm and is keeping the cold Wisconsin wind out right now! I am going to recommend this to everyone I know as like I said its a beautiful coat and warm!”

5. Wantdo Women’s Winter Thicken Jacket Cotton Coat

Wantdo Cotton Coat

Source: Wantdo Women’s Winter Thicken Jacket Cotton Coat

Wantdo’s Cotton Coat with Removable Hood is made with cotton and sherpa fleece, which is made from polyester and also known as faux shearling. It also has a removable hood. The price is $69.99.

An Amazon reviewer says, ” I’m picky about my winter coat and I’m also skeptical about ordering online buy before you try is not my thing, but this was worth it!!!! The outside texture is nice it’s not a silky shiny material which always feels juvenile to me and the inside fabric is that fuzzy fake sheep feel. I love it so hope you will too if you get it.”

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6. Sportoli Women’s Midlength Quilted Trim Down Alternative Plush Lined Puffer Coat 

Sportoli Women's midlength down alternative puffer

Source: Sportoli Women’s Midlength Quilted Trim Down Alternative Plush Lined Puffer Coat

This Down Alternative Plush Lined Puffer Coat by Sportoli has a zip off faux-fur trimmed hood and is made with 100 percent polyester. It costs $83.99.

An Amazon customer says, “The Sportoli mid length jacket is warm and comfy. The upper part of the jacket is lined with a soft and warm fleece for extra warmth. I wore the jacket out in blustery weather and I was very comfortable. The pockets are lined with the same soft cozy fleece. For being a lightweight jacket it is very warm. The hood easily zips on and off and is also lined with soft fleece. I bought the Burgundy colored jacket it is quite beautiful”

7. Beyove Women Winter Coats Military Hooded Warm Faux Fur Lined

Beyove Military Hooded Women's Winter Coat

Source: Women Winter Coats Military Hooded Warm Faux Fur Lined

Beyove’s Military Hooded Women’s Winter Coat is made with 97 percent terylene (polyester) and three percent spandex. The price is $69.99.

Ainee says, “I bought this jacket for the cold for a trip to Utah. The hood is lined with fleece, so that was a great surprise. The jacket is very warm with room to wear a few layers below. The jacket looks great and is flattering. I am very happy with the purchase.”

8. Angashion Women’s Fuzzy Fleece Lapel Open Front Long Cardigan Faux Fur Coat

Angashion Women's Fuzzy Fleece Open

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Angashion’s Fuzzy Fleece Lapel Open Front Long Cardigan Coat is made with polyester and spandex, so it may look like fur but it’s all faux. The price varies by size from $9.99 to $34.99.

An Amazon customer says, “Such a comfy oversized sherpa like coat! Got so many compliments. The fur sheds initially. I threw it in the wash and dryer and that took care of it.”

9. CAMEL CROWN Waterproof Rain Jacket Hooded Windbreaker Windproof Rain Coat for Outdoor Hiking Traveling

CAMEL CROWN Women's Waterproof Rain Jacket

Source: CAMEL CROWN Waterproof Rain Jacket Hooded Windbreaker Windproof Rain Coat for Outdoor Hiking Traveling

This Windbreaker is great for women who spend a lot of time outdoors hiking, cycling, etc. Camel Crown says, “It can not only be a waterproof and windproof shell but also be a snow jacket with the warm fleece jacket on underneath for winter skiing.” The price is $39.99.

An Amazon customer says, “I liked the quality of this product, material is waterproof and also very comfortable to wear. It has two zipper pockets which keeps things safe. It also have strap in front which protects air to come in. Look of this jacket is very smart. In all I liked this jacket too much and I am going to buy this jacket for my sister also.”

10. Steve Madden Women’s Long Chevron Quilted Outerwear Jacket

Steve Madden Coat

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Steve Madden’s Long Chevron Quilted Outerwear Jacket is made with 100 percent polyester and costs $69.99.

Barbara says, “If you are looking for a down-alternative that is actually warm, this is it. The lining is fleece and extends to the wrists to keep drafts out. The pockets are also fleece lined. There is a filled neck piece that snaps, so even if you don’t have a hat, scarf, or gloves, when all snapped with the hood up and hands in pockets, you’re super warm! The color is beautiful.”

Men

1. Columbia Pike Lake Jacket

Columbia Men's Pike Lake Jacket

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Columbia Men’s Pike Lake Jacket is made with 100 percent polyester and features Columbia’s omni-heat reflective thermal reflective warmth. The price varies by size between $72.00 and $229.77.

Kenneth says, “What a great Coat! It’s warm but I don’t sweat to death. Soft texture on the outside. Very nice.”

2. Freeze Defense Down Alternative Winter Jacket

Freeze Defense Men's Down Alternative Coat

Source: Freeze Defense Men’s Down Alternative Winter Jacket

This Down Alternative Winter Coat is made with polyester instead of down and costs $59.99.

Dale says, “Very Comfortable, nice and warm. I have been outside for over an hour in 5 degree weather.”

3. Calvin Klein Alternative Down Puffer Jacket

Calvin Klein Down Alternative Puffer Jacket for Men

Source: Calvin Klein Men’s Alternative Down Puffer Jacket

Calvin Klein’s Alternative Down Puffer Jacket has a zip off hood, open fleece cuffs, and is made 100 percent from polyester.

One Amazon review says, “Awesome coat. Very warm and great style. The zip-off hood and two inside pockets are a big plus.”

4. Alpine North Vegan Down Winter Puffer Coat

Alpine North Mens Vegan Down Coat

Source: Alpine North Mens Vegan Down Winter Puffer Coat

Alpine North’s Vegan Down Winter Puffer Coat for men is made with polyester and cotton, and is filled with 100 percent vegan down insulation. The price is between $119 and $126 depending on the size.

5. Alpine North Vegan Down Drawstring Winter Jacket

Alpine North Vegan Coat for Men

Source: Alpine North Vegan Down Drawstring Winter Jacket

This Vegan Down Drawstring Winter Jacket by Alpine North has a hood with a zip-off faux fur trim and is water repellant. The materials are polyester and cotton. It costs $129.

6. PUREMSX Bomber Hooded Classic Down Alternative Flight Windbreaker Jacket

PUREMSX Down Alternative Bomber

Source: PUREMSX Bomber Hooded Classic Down Alternative Flight Windbreaker Jacket

The PUREMSX  Down Alternative Bomber is windproof, waterproof, and made with 100 percent polyester. The price ranges from $69.99 to $104.99 depending on size.

7. Columbia Frost Fighter Insulated Puffer Jacket 

Columbia Frost Fighter Jacket

Source: Columbia Men’s Frost Fighter Insulated Puffer Jacket

Columbia’s Frost Fighter Jacket is made with nylon taffeta (not to be confused with silk taffeta) and polyester synthetic down. The price is $99.99.

Betty says, “Great jacket. Very warm and fit great. Light to travel with. Kept my Florida born husband warm in Chicago!”

8. Rokka&Rolla Puffer Jacket

Rokka&Rolla Puffer Jacket for MenSource: Rokka&Rolla Puffer Jacket

Rokka&Rolla says their Puffer Jacket is great for “climbing, hiking, camping, skating, skiing, snowboarding and other outdoor sport activities in Fall & Winter.” The price varies by size ranging between $49.99 and $59.99.

Eric says, “Awesome coat. I like the hem and wrists. Hood is cut perfect, so is body. Light but not flimsy or too thin. A steal for the price. I kinda want to order a spare.”

9. Tommy Hilfiger Arctic Cloth Full Length Quilted Snorkel Jacket

Tommy Hilfiger Snorkel JacketSource: Tommy Hilfiger Arctic Cloth Full Length Quilted Snorkel Jacket

Tommy Hilfiger’s Snorkel Jacket is made with polyester and cotton, and has removable faux fur on hood. The price is between $118 and $325 depending on the size.

An Amazon customer says, “Pretty nice and warm. Excellent for the price.”

10. Boulder Creek Big & Tall Expedition Parka

Boulder Creek Men's Expedition Parka

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Boulder Creek’s Big & Tall Expedition Parka is made with polyester and fleece. The price varies by size from $61.28 to $82.90.

One Amazon customer says, “This is an EXCELLENT winter coat, able to withstand our Minnesota winters –which can sometimes feel like living on the moon for 5 months–and keep me toasty warm. The fleece lining makes all the difference.”

We hope this list helps you find a warm, comfortable winter jacket that is not made with any animal materials. These would not only be a great way to treat yourself and prepare for winter, but they would also make great gifts for your loved ones!

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