Winter in LA might not be exactly what you picture with a lot of snow and rain, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t get a bit chilly during the fall and winter months. In fact, temperatures can reach well into the low 40’s and even high 30’s at night, so it’s important to stock up on some winter clothes to keep warm and also stay stylish at the same time. Here’s a rundown of the best spots to get in fashion this year while also keeping warm.
The Grove, 189 Grove Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Multiple Locations Throughout Los Angeles
With locations throughout Southern California and Orange County, JCrew is one of a man’s best friends. Featuring a selection of jackets, scarves, gloves, sweaters and hats, JCrew is always a solid bet if you’re looking for clothes that not only fit well, but also come with a stylish and current look. This Fall/Winter, warm up your wardrobe with favorites like their dock peacoat with thinsulate, which comes in charcoal, navy and green. The jacket, made of wool, features a double-breasted closure, flap pockets, and is a perfect fit. Also offered this year is a collection of marled beanies, perfect for keeping your head warm in any weather. Want a scarf and gloves to go along with your outfit? JCrew offers leather and knit gloves as well as cashmere scarves in a variety of patterns and colors. For times that don’t require a jacket, a scarf or gloves, try on one of their stylish Broadmoor vests, which come in your choice of army green or navy blue.
219 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004
If you’re looking to get extra comfortable this Fall and Winter, look no further than Alternative Apparel. Practically anything you buy here is guaranteed to be something you’ll want to keep on even while you’re at home. While their selection of jackets is not huge, they are known for their sweatshirts and hoodies, which oozes comfort thanks to their eco-fleece and rayon materials that are lined throughout the inside. Sweatshirts and hoodies come in just about every color you can imagine as well. Alternative Apparel also offers basics like t-shirts, pants, button downs and more. Sweatshirts are also very affordable.
189 The Grove Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90036
One of the more popular department stores, Nordstrom at The Grove is a great place to go if you want to shop a wide selection of different brands, and styles. Unlike going to a single store where you have the choice of just one brand, Nordstrom is known to have some of the latest and greatest ones around. For Fall and Winter, you’ll have an overwhelming amount to choose from too. From leather gloves, scarves, beanies, and trapper hats to jackets of all kinds, Nordstrom offers items from brands like The North Face, BOSS, Filson, Michael Kors, Levi’s, Ted Baker, and many more. With a range of price points, Nordstrom makes for the perfect spot to shop around and find your perfect winter items.
1338 3rd Street Promenade
Santa Monica, CA
Additional Locations: Sherman Oaks, The Grove, Downtown LA, Hollywood, Pasadena, and more.
With more of a modern fashion sense, Zara has locations throughout Los Angeles and is known for their great European fit. Like other big retailers, you’ll find a wide selection of winter gear to choose from. Popular this year is the padded jacket which can be found in a variety of different styles here. Other popular looks this year include the bomber jacket with leather sleeves, as well as vests and faux leather jackets. Need to get even warmer? Zara offers knitted sweaters in a range of styles and colors like their Structured cardigan. Faux leather and fur trapper hats, scarves, beanies, gloves and more are also popular items at Zara throughout the colder months.
Americana At Brand
891 Americana Way
Additional Locations: Hollywood, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, Pasadena, Century City Mall and more.
Always a sure bet for a wide variety of clothes for any season, H&M carries clothes where you won’t have to worry if the look is current or not. Always stylish, but not over the top, H&M has hoodies and sweatshirts, sweaters and cardigans, gloves, scarves and jackets. Each store varies in the size and type of product, yet you can be sure that you will have a wide variety to choose from. They also offer a large variety online where you can shop for all your warm wardrobe needs. From padded jackets and baseball jackets to denim jackets, parkas, vests and more, they offer a great selection.