Transitional jackets are the middleweight prizefighters of your wardrobe. Not only will you get more wear from them than thicker or thinner layers, but they also encourage you to better mix and match items you’d previously pigeonholed as ‘seasonal’. We’ve put together a list of our favorite outfit-making performance fall jackets that you barely have to justify the purchase for.
Nothing beats boiled wool crafted the Old-World way for warmth and weather-resistance. This button-up shirt is easy to layer and serves up a classic alpine vibe. Updated details mean it looks great beyond the campsite, too. Metal snaps last longer, side-entry pockets offer easy access to gear, and PFC-free DWR enhances water resistance. Shop Boiled Wool Shirt Jacket.
Worn over leggings or jeans, this warm top layer bundles coverage with comfort. Compact boiled wool boasts a rich texture without looking bulky—perfect for this shirt’s clean-lined aesthetic. It’s naturally weather-resistant, durable and ready for cold-day action. We finish all our boiled wool with PFC-free DWR that enhances water resistance. Shop Boiled Wool Shirt Jacket.
This vintage-inspired down jacket takes its cues from the structure of a work shirt while sleek metal snaps lend an urban edge. 700 fill power recycled down insulation keeps you warm as temperatures drop and a PFC-free DWR finish sheds the elements. Shop Utility Down Shirt Jacket.
Our latest long-wearing weather warrior, the hooded Introvert Stylus Jacket is full of features: a full-zip front face that tucks beneath a button-snap wind flap, a drop-tail with an easy-open kick pleat, a fully bound seamed interior, and a super soft surface that cinches comfortably with a drawstring waist. A PFC-free DWR finish sheds the elements while the organic cotton face maintains a natural, easy look and feel. Shop Introvert Stylus Jacket.
An overshirt for the adventurer, this sleekly designed layer is 100% recycled. Ultra-light recycled polyester insulation provides exceptional warmth without bulk. A snap front with zip hand pockets and a zip chest pocket keep your essentials secure while the square quilting pattern brings out your inner lumberjack and a PFC-free DWR finish sheds the elements. Shop Emberious Insulated Shirt.
The Sequenchshell Trench is form and function combined. The three-layer waterproof and breathable exterior are complemented with wear-anywhere, contemporary lines. Finishing details include a detachable hood and flip-up collar for on-the-spot weather protection. Shop Sequenchshell Waterproof Trench.
The newly refined Introvert Jacket's weather-resistant fabric is fit to allow for ease of movement and overall comfort. A PFC-free DWR finish sheds the elements while the organic cotton face maintains a natural, easy look and feel. Shop Introvert Jacket.
This lightweight rain trench's straightforward silhouette retrofits an iconic cut with three-layer waterproof and breathable weather protection. Perfectly tailored to wear over suits and sweaters, the Sequenchshell Trench withstands surprise showers with a detachable hood, zip secured pockets, adjustable Velcro® cuffs, and a button clasp collar. Shop Sequenchshell Trench.