5 of the Best Quilted Jackets for Your Winter Wardrobe

Winter weather is notoriously unreliable so it’s always good to have some reliable outerwear in your winter wardrobe rotation and you’ll not find many better candidates than a top notch quilted jacket in our opinion here at The Coolector. The warmth, style and versatility of a quilted jacket sets it apart from the competition and the guys at Huckberry have definitely got some of the best in the business.

Check out our picks of the 5 of the best quilted jackets from Huckberry below:


Give your winter wardrobe a pop of colour with this great looking and adventure ready Quilted Shirt Jacket from Wellen ($188). Crafted from a wind-resistant, recycled nylon shell is plenty robust and comfortable enough for day to day wear. It is lined with super soft, thick flannel that brings a blanket-like feeling everywhere you go and insulated with a sustainable, recycled Primaloft® fill.

From the very first time you put it on, this Wellen’s Quilted Shirt Jacket feels like that one jacket you’ve been waiting for. Right out of the box, the Quilted Shirt Jacket’s laid-back fit and soft blanket lining gives the impression they were made just for you, with the corduroy collar and cuffs providing a pleasing vintage aesthetic to proceedings. The recycled Primaloft insulation works with a wind-resistant, recycled nylon outer shell to keep out the wind chill. ($188)


We’re big fans of Howler Brothers here at Coolector HQ and their brilliant looking and effortlessly cool Merlin Quilted Jacket ($199) is definitely one of our favourite pieces of outerwear from the brand. Boasting a shell crafted from a water-resistant micro ripstop that resists tears and abrasion, the Merlin Jacket is as tough as they come. It has lightweight and thermally efficient Primaloft® One insulation that will keep you warm all winter long.

The Merlin Jacket from Howler Brothers Merlin is a tried-and-true jacket that thrives in fall chills and winter storms and it will be the first thing that you’ll be reaching for when you head out the door over the next few months. It’s made for the adventurous type who love spending time in the great outdoors and it is packed to the gills with plenty of Primaloft® Gold insulation for the perfect warming performance. ($199)


Billed as Flint and Tinder’s first line of defence against the freezing clutches of winter, this eye-catching and supremely stylish Quilted Waxed Jacket ($348) is right up our street here at Coolector HQ and will be the perfect candidate for all your winter adventures over the next few months. Flint & Tinder have crafted it from a no-nonsense, British Millerain waxed canvas shell, loads of cozy goose down insulation, and an array of modern, technical features to create the contemporary working man’s field jacket. It passed numerous quality tests out on a ranch in Montana, and is bound to make the brutal winter months feel like a warm walk on the beach.

It has loads of great features which will rapidly make it your favourite jacket which includes two hand warmer pockets with button flap closure, traditional, hidden side-entry pocket with microfibre lining for additional warmth, twill lining under snaps with thumbholes for easy snapping and a lining which is crafted from a Japanese polyester that’s super easy to get in and out of, even with a flannel or sweater on underneath. ($348)


A great looking wind- and weather-resistant shirt jacket that adds style when you’re on the move, it’s easy to see why this one has made our list. The Patagonia Isthmus Quilted Shirt Jacket ($169) is lined with high pile fleece that feels great against the skin and has a corduroy collar for a touch of retro style. It is insulated with Patagonia’s trademarked, sustainably-sourced THERMALITE™ insulation and has polyester-lined sleeves for easy on and off.

Patagonia needs no introduction, of course: their dedication to improving the way outdoor gear is manufactured and sold has made them iconic among the adventure inclined all over the world. Soft, hard wearing and insulated against the cold, the Isthmus Quilted Shirt Jacket makes a great overshirt for fall and winter. You can easily wear it open over a tee for fall and button it up when the winter chill arrives and you want to keep warm. ($169)


Offering a great reversible design which lets you wear two unique styles: one with a quilted exterior and the other with a smooth exterior, this Knowledge Cotton Quilted Jacket ($240) is one of the most versatile and functional in our list. It has corduroy elbow patches sewn on at stress point of the quilted side and each one is constructed of 100% recycled polyester and is GRS certified. This jacket is great for layering or wearing on its own and it boasts vegan-certified construction.

Sustainable manufacturing and business practices have become almost expected this day and age, but the guys at Knowledge Cotton have been working with eco-friendly textiles and manufacturing practices long before their inception. What began in 1969 as a small textile manufacturer in Herning, Denmark has turned into an apparel brand that’s built on quality and forward-thinking Danish style. As a cold-weather layer that brings two unique styles to the table, their Reversible Quilted Jacket is built for effortless comfort and made so you can feel confident wearing it in the office or on your adventures in the wild. ($240)

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