15 Stylish Maternity Winter Jackets That’ll Keep You Cozy
February 5, 2021
Maternity jeans, ruched T-shirts, leggings and a little black dress are among the standard maternity wardrobe staples you’ve probably already stocked up on. But if you have a winter pregnancy, you’re also going to need a warm maternity coat to get you and your baby bump through the long season. As your regular jackets get a little too snug and the zippers seem out of reach, treat yourself to a maternity winter coat that’ll keep you toasty without sacrificing on style.
There are a few things to consider when it comes to deciding whether you’ll need a maternity winter coat. First off, your local weather: How cold does it get in your area, and will you actually need something warmer in your maternity wardrobe? If you’re expecting frigid temps, you might need a super-warm puffer, but if winters are mild in your neck of the woods, consider a lightweight maternity coat like a denim or utility jacket to keep the brisk breezes at bay. Don’t forget to try on what’s already in your closet—you might just discover that an oversized coat or one with side zippers will still accommodate your baby bump, especially if you’ll be in your second trimester during the cold months. But if not, a maternity winter jacket is truly a smart investment–you really don’t want to be cold all season long. Hesitant to spend the money? Good news: There’s such a thing as 3-in-1 maternity coats and jackets, which can be used during pregnancy, to cover baby when you’re wearing them in a baby carrier and even as a regular jacket—talk about bang for your buck! Find your favorite style by browsing our best maternity winter coat picks below.
Down Maternity Coat
This maternity coat, made with down fill and feathers, will have your back (and your bump!) on even the most frigid of days. With its oversized faux-fur hood and longer length, it’ll be the warmest maternity coat you own. There’s an extender panel to suit your changing figure and a nursing-friendly panel that zips in once baby arrives. Bonus: It comes in three flattering colors!
Buy it: Modern Eternity Down 3-in-1 Jacket, $395, Nordstrom.com
Need a slightly dressier option? A black buttoned peacoat is just the thing. This reasonably priced maternity jacket is made from a soft and stretchy cotton blend and comes with an adjustable, removable waist belt that’ll flatter your feature. It’s lightweight but will still keep you warm and comfy, especially if your local winters are mild.
Buy it: Motherhood Maternity French Terry Peacoat, $60, Motherhood.com
Maternity Puffer Coat
This is the workhorse maternity winter coat you’ve been looking for—warm but not heavy and wearable for everything from errands to an evening out. And it’s nicely priced! There’s a little faux-fur flair on the hood, and the designers thoughtfully included side zippers so you can let it out as your bump grows. Searching for a plus-size maternity winter coat? This comes in plus-size options too.
Buy it: Quilted Puffer Maternity Coat, $100, Motherhood.com
Buy it: Plus-Size Quilted Puffer Maternity Coat, $100, Motherhood.com
Belted Maternity Puffer Coat
You’re practically guaranteed to look chic in this belted maternity winter coat. We love the versatile taupe color (it also comes in classic black!), hidden fold-away hood for unpredictable weather and ultra-flattering detachable belt. Plus, this 3-in-1 maternity coat has a zippered kangaroo pouch and adjustable stretch panels down the front to keep it fitting throughout your pregnancy and beyond.
Buy it: Seraphine Down Maternity Coat, $249, Seraphine.com
Wool Maternity Coat
A classic wrap maternity coat, our pick here will keep you looking polished and perfectly cozy, thanks to the fully lined, 100 percent wool fabric and elegant camel color. It secures closed with concealed snaps and a self-tie belt at the empire waist, highlighting your slimmest point. And thanks to the adjustable design, this maternity winter coat can be worn well past pregnancy!
Buy it: Seraphine Wool Camel Maternity Coat, $305, Seraphine.com
Fleece Maternity Coat
This super-cozy maternity winter jacket takes comfort and style up a notch with its faux shearling fabric, generous fit and oversized hood. Two snap openings allow for maximum room as you grow, and an inner removable lining is great for layering as the temperature drops.
Buy it: HATCH Coco Coat, $378, HATCH.COM
Maternity Trench Coat
This sharp belted number is fully lined, making it a maternity trench coat that can get you through your winter pregnancy and, if need be, early spring. It’s cute worn open or buttoned up, and there’s an adorable pleat detail in the back.
Buy it: ASOS Maternity Classic Trench, $76, Asos.com
One of the best maternity winter coats you can own, this parka is built to keep out the wind, rain, snow and whatever else the season throws at you. It has a cozy faux-fur lining, comes in four versatile colors and features drawstrings at the waist—perfect for hugging the garment to your cute, ever-growing bump. Extra expandable zippers mean you can wear this stylish number throughout your entire pregnancy.
Buy it: Seraphine Maternity Parka, $229, Seraphine.com
Lightweight Maternity Parka
This streamlined maternity coat has all the benefits of a parka with a little less fabric for those milder winter days. The light gray color, oversized pockets, relaxed fit and drawstring waist make this one of the most fashion-forward (and well-priced!) maternity winter coats out there.
Buy it: ASOS DESIGN Maternity Lightweight Parka, $56, Asos.com
Patterned Maternity Coat
Who said a maternity winter jacket had to be boring? This leopard number is made of plush faux fur, so it’s equal parts cozy and on trend. It’ll hug your bump and look super stylish with all of your outfits—not to mention it’ll glam up your go-to leggings or sweats.
Buy it: Jessica Simpson Leopard Faux Fur Maternity Coat, $120, Motherhood.com
Maternity Wrap Coat
There’s such casual elegance in a belted wrap coat. This classic salt-and-pepper maternity winter coat from Old Navy is made of a warm, textured fabric meant to look and feel like tweed (at a great price) and will have you looking pulled-together in an instant.
Buy it: Maternity Textured Tie-Belt Overcoat, $85, OldNavy.com
Maternity Cape Coat
This plaid cape maternity coat hits the trifecta: It’s super-chic, comfortable and easy to throw on before heading out of the house on a chilly day. The soft faux shearling fabric, hidden snap closures, side buttons and curved hem are all just the icing on the cake. Plus, you’ll love the hands-free function of a cape coat when you’re out and about running errands—both before and after baby arrives.
Buy it: HATCH The Cape Coat, $428, HATCH.com
Draped Front Maternity Coat
The super-flattering drape cut on this maternity winter coat looks equally stylish left open or zipped up to create a face-framing wrap-style collar. Bonus: The versatile gray color goes with everything, and it’s machine washable!
Buy it: BB Dakota Draped Front Maternity Coat, $148, PeainthePod.com
Maternity Swing Coat
The pleated swing silhouette design of this wool maternity coat looks sleek and will grow with you throughout your pregnancy. The high button collar keeps you protected from the cold and can be worn open or closed. Not to mention it’ll work with all your outfits—especially your cute winter dresses—and can be worn post-pregnancy too. Bonus: There are plenty of pockets!
Buy it: Momo Maternity Jessie Wool Pleated Swing Maternity Coat, $170, Amazon.com
Maternity Dress Coat
When you have a more formal event to attend, this dressy maternity coat—worn by the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton herself—is your go-to. It’s made in a royal purple, luxe wool tweed shot through with silver thread and trimmed in black velvet. The design is meant for after pregnancy too, making the price of this high-end maternity coat more palatable.
Buy it: Marina Maternity Coat, $495, Seraphine.com
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