A coat is always a thoughtful gift for the holidays. With some winter months just around the corner, a frequent traveler can use a jacket right away for upcoming trips. It is both a fun and practical portable gift. Also, vegan jackets have come a long way in recent years as top designers are more aware of animal welfare. We can help you choose the right jacket to suit the ethics, style and fashion sensibilities of the vegan in your life.
Ming Wang – Ponte A-line jacket with vegan leather trim
Ming Wang’s vegan leather jacket is chic with its classic style and design. The fashionable A-line silhouette is flattering on everyone, and it’s great for travelers as it can be easily dressed up or down. One can wear it for a flight, a business conference and a fancy dinner. It is available in sizes ranging from XS to 3X.
Buy Now: Ming Wang, $295
Noize – Mercedes medium length puffer
Here’s a jacket from Noize that’s perfect for travelers spending time in colder climates. This long A-line puffer jacket protects them from temperatures up to 15 degrees Celsius/5 degrees Fahrenheit. It has a zip with poppers and there are two outer packs and one inner pocket. It is offered in black and a green color called Mosstone, and it comes in sizes ranging from XS to XXL.
Buy Now: Noize, $196
DKNY – Women’s vegan leather jacket with long sleeves, buttons at the front
This cadet green faux vegan leather jacket is ideal for travel as it is wrinkle resistant so adventurers can throw it in their suitcase without worry. It is made of 100 percent polyester, which also makes it easy to care for and clean. The cropped jacket is suitable for all seasons and can be paired with everything from jeans to shorts and dresses. It is available in sizes ranging from XS to XL.
Show Now: Amazon, $54.88
Bernardo – Neo Active Double Up hooded puffer
Bernardo’s hooded puffer is ideal for fashion-conscious, active travelers. This comfortable, hip-length jacket has a light fit but is made to provide extra warmth. It has a detachable hood and zip-off vest design. It is available in a wide variety of vibrant colors including stone blue, green, pink, gray, black, light blue, red and brown. It is available in sizes ranging from XS to XXL.
Buy Now: Bernardo, $99 at time of publication
Misook – Vegan leather single breasted trench coat
Misook’s single-breasted vegan leather trench coach features a structural silhouette. The striking coat has delicate shell buttons and a detachable tie belt so that it can be tightened at the waist. It is 45 inches long and has shoulder pads and full length balloon sleeves that are 23 inches long. Furthermore, this beautiful coat has large pockets that are handy and a stylish lapel collar. It is available in sizes ranging from XS to XL.
Buy Now: Misook, $528
Frank and Oak Skyline hooded jacket
Available in walnut brown and agave green, the modern hooded jacket from Frank and Oak makes an especially great gift for the eco-conscious vegan in your life. It is made from a mix of recycled PET bottles. It is good for different weather conditions and doubles as a rain jacket as it is both water repellent and wind resistant. This comfortable jacket is also reversible. One side has a diamond quilted texture and has two handy patch pockets. The other side is smooth and has welt pockets and a chest pocket with a top opening. This jacket is available in sizes ranging from XS to XL.
Buy Now: Frank and Oak, $199
Happy Earth Nordic Sherpa Jacket
While most Sherpa jackets are made from animal fur or polyester blends, Happy Earth’s eco-friendly vegan Sherpa Jacket is made from 100 percent organic cotton. The beautiful color comes from how it is woven with both blue and white melange yarn to give it a sea-like visual effect. Furthermore, the jacket has beautiful embroidered details at the collar, zipper and side pockets. It is available in sizes ranging from XS to 2XL.
Buy Now: Happy Earth, $148
Ming Wang – Knitted vegan leather jacket with herringbone pattern
When a traveler wants to make a bold statement but doesn’t need a jacket that’s too heavy, the Ming Wang Cherry Knitted Jacket is a stylish choice. It has a classic herringbone pattern and a black vegan mandarin leather collar. The jacket is on the long side and is designed to flatter all bodies. It is available in sizes ranging from XS to 3X.
Buy Now: Ming Wang, $315