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18 Places to Buy a Great Winter Coat for a Chilly Chicago Winter

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The chill is here and Chicagoans are settling back into their winter wardrobes. What happens if your wardrobe needs a new (or a warmer) winter coat for those biting days where the wind just won't quit and cuts through everything. It's hard to find the right coat. Minus all the major department stores like Bloomingdales, Barneys, Neiman's and Nordstrom, there are plenty of other stores to shop for a warm winter coat.

We've assembled a list of 18 stores (and mapped them out) to make it easier than pie for you to score your next winter coat. Some selections are obviously larger, and specialize in the business of warmth such as Burton and State Street's new Burlington Coat Factory. But then there's smaller shops like Penelope's on Division and Clothing Optional which have a bunch of jackets and lighter layering coats to choose from this year. Not to leave out the higher end, there's Ikram where you can find designers like Carven and Sarca who's stocking Coatpeople and Bod & Christensen. And for those who like to feel fancy on a more modest budget, there's always Chicago Fur Outlet.


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1. The North Face

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875 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 337-7200
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2. Columbia Sportswear

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830 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 951-2679
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3. Sarca

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710 N Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 255-0900
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4. Barbour Pop-Up

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2042 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60614

5. Penelope's

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1913 W Division St
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 395-2351

6. Moncler

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33 E Oak St
Chicago, IL 60611

7. Marmot

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932 N Rush St
Chicago, IL 60611

8. Patagonia

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1800 N Clybourn
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 951-0518
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9. Burton Chicago Flagship Store

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56 E Walton St
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 202-7900

10. Fabbri Furs

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50 E Oak St
Chicago, IL 60611

11. Chicago Fur Outlet

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777 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 348-3877

12. Uncle Dan's Great Outdoor Store

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3551 N Southport Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 348-5800
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13. REI

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1466 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 951-6020
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14. Erewhon

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1000 W North Ave
Chicago, IL 60622

15. Clothes Optional Vintage

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2918 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 296-6630
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16. Ikram

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15 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 587-1000

17. S. Garber Furs

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900 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312-642-6600

18. Burlington Coat Factory

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1 North State Street
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 629-1815
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1. The North Face

875 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611
875 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

2. Columbia Sportswear

830 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
830 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

3. Sarca

710 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
710 N Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

4. Barbour Pop-Up

2042 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614
2042 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60614

5. Penelope's

1913 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60622
1913 W Division St
Chicago, IL 60622

6. Moncler

33 E Oak St, Chicago, IL 60611
33 E Oak St
Chicago, IL 60611

7. Marmot

932 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611
932 N Rush St
Chicago, IL 60611

8. Patagonia

1800 N Clybourn, Chicago, IL 60622
1800 N Clybourn
Chicago, IL 60622

9. Burton Chicago Flagship Store

56 E Walton St, Chicago, IL 60611
56 E Walton St
Chicago, IL 60611

10. Fabbri Furs

50 E Oak St, Chicago, IL 60611
50 E Oak St
Chicago, IL 60611

11. Chicago Fur Outlet

777 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614, Chicago, IL 60614
777 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614
Chicago, IL 60614

12. Uncle Dan's Great Outdoor Store

3551 N Southport Ave., Chicago, IL 60657
3551 N Southport Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657

13. REI

1466 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60642
1466 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60642

14. Erewhon

1000 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
1000 W North Ave
Chicago, IL 60622

15. Clothes Optional Vintage

2918 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657
2918 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60657

16. Ikram

15 E Huron St, Chicago, IL 60611
15 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611

17. S. Garber Furs

900 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
900 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

18. Burlington Coat Factory

1 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60602
1 North State Street
Chicago, IL 60602