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ChicChild.com: Outerwear

In the roughest months, it’s all about the coat. After all, your child could be wearing anything underneath—most observers won’t even see the outfit! Therefore, a durable, high-quality topper is a critical fall investment, but you needn’t break the bank to find a great one. These are our Fall ’11 favorites.

From top left, clockwise:

Stella McCartney Kids, Sam Pea Coat, $155

Boden, Boys Reefer, $88

crewcuts, Girls’ Long Powder Puffer, $128

Gap, Warmest Parka, $65

Target, Circo Infant Toddler Boys’ Heavy-weight Puffer Jacket, Red, $18.99

Baby CZ, Quilted Parka, Olive, $240

Ralph Lauren, Girls’ Quilted Jacket, $89.50 

Burberry, Toddler’s & Little Girls’ Quilted Jacket, $195

Zara Kids, Woolen Duffle Coat, $69.90

Rachel Riley, Duffle Coat, $279

Miller, Rana Coat, $156

miniBoden, Short Swing Coat, $88.00

Petit Bateau, Girl’s Wool Coat, $192.00

Zara Kids, Three Quarter Coat with Hood and Fur, $69.90

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