The 9 Best Ski Jackets for the Slopes

Where function marries fashion.

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Ski jackets are more than just your run-of-the-mill puffer coats. While they do offer both warmth and style, they're made specifically with mountain conditions in mind—and make the most of materials that can do it all: keep you warm; wick away moisture; and withstand high altitudes. Whether you fancy yourself an expert or prefer a few runs down the bunny slope, we've uncovered ski jackets for women that are designed for every kind of experience.

Lean into Minimalism

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Crafted with technical materials in streamlined silhouettes, these minimalist ski jackets will have you looking like a pro on the slopes, even if you're the queen of pizza and french fries.

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Pair with: ASOS Skinny Stirrup pants (opens in new tab), Aztech Mountain Cashmere Sweater (opens in new tab), Totéme Beanie (opens in new tab)

Opt for Prints

Race to the bottom in these bold, modern-day ski jackets that will make it hard not to stand out on the mountain. Pair these with a subdued ski trouser, or go all-out with bottoms in a matching print. 

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Pair with: Perfect Moment Gingham Pants (opens in new tab), Aether Beanie (opens in new tab), Free People Explorer Boots (opens in new tab)

Go Retro

When in doubt, inject a cool retro jacket —with all of the updated bells and whistles—into your ski uniform à la Princess Di. 


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Pair with: Cordova Merino Knit Jumper (opens in new tab), Cordova Knit Merino Trousers (opens in new tab), Le Specs Sunglasses (opens in new tab)

Sara Holzman
Style Director

Sara Holzman is the Style Director at Marie Claire, covering runway trends and tracking down the latest finds to buy and wear. When she’s not writing about fashion, she pens about the best places to jet-off to.