Unless you plan on buying a car or, indeed, a house this month, the most expensive transaction you’re likely to make will be your winter coat. Unlike other items of clothing you might buy throughout the year, your outer layer is a wardrobe essential. As important for making you look good on the commute as it is for keeping you alive when it gets properly cold, a suitable winter jacket is worth a little investment. Here’s Esquire’s pick of the best.More
Containing a fine layer of super-insulating white duck down, Canada Goose’s Arctic parkas can withstand temperatures well below zero. The outerwear of choice for explorers, mountaineers and extra-sensitive commuters alike, the coyote fur hood not only adds a natty edge, the uneven hair lengths create a windbreak to help protect exposed skin on the face.
Navy Arctic-Tech parka, £650, by Canada Goose at Harrods, harrods.com