Do you ever find yourself shopping, in-store or online, eyeing all the cutest tiny clothes for your kids, only to realize you’re actually wishful-shopping for… yourself? No? Hasn’t happened to you? Just us? Well, we’re the first to admit there’s something about pint-size pieces we can’t seem to resist. And luckily for everyone looking for a good excuse to buy cute clothes for tots: winter is here, and ’tis the season for cute and cozy kids outerwear. But when you’re buying a kid coat, there are a lot of factors to take into account — especially if you want a fashionable style that’s also going to be flexible (ie last you from now through all those early days of spring slush and April showers). Thankfully, there’s no shortage in the wide selection of kids outerwear out there — at big-name stores as well as indie boutiques and, of course, the worldwide wonderful web.
From fluffy to elegant to wool to waterproof to bear-shaped and everything in between, here are your best bets to keep the little ones in your life warm and stylish well into 2020. Shop our selection of coats for many different budgets — and for kids of all ages. And don’t worry. You aren’t the only one wishing these came in your size.
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A version of this story was originally published in November, 2018.