6 Men’s Fall 2012 Jacket Picks

Black WTAPS M-65 Cotton Jacket

Many iterations of M-65s come out each year but this seasons WTAPS version stands above most I’ve seen. The slubby washed cotton texture and modern fit make this a¬†versatile¬†addition to your wardrobe. Robust metal hardware and zippers and the leopard-print lining seal the deal.

$1140 at Tres Bien Shop

Acronym GT-J28 Gore-Tex Pro-Hardshell Interops Jacket 

Stay dry in style with this 3-layer Gore-Tex hardshell. Ultralight construction with nine total pockets for all your daily carry items. Tons of technical details that you’ll be exploring for weeks after you purchase this piece.

950 EUR via Firmament-Berlin 


Junya Watanabe Red Leather Pocket  Jacket

While red jackets may not seem like the most wearable for many guys, this Junya piece makes it easy.¬†Dark brown corduroy spread collar with a button-down closure down the front. Dark brown leather patch pocket at chest. Pair with a pair of trousers, khakis, an oxford or a knit. ‘Nuff said.

$490 via SSENSE

White Mountaineering Twill Corduroy Stadium Blouson

This White Mountaineering piece delivers ample twists on the traditional varsity jacket idea. The body is mostly¬†corduroy and is contrast white horse leather sections and brown trim.¬†If you’re in the market for a varsity this piece may well be worth a look.

$1040 via Haven

Tim Coppens Leather Detail Varsity Jacket in Camel

American designer Tim Coppens has been making waves with his unique brand of modernist design. The cut of this piece is just incredible; slim throughout and slightly cropped at the back. Features all over  lamb leather detailing all over the cotton body. This piece is a perfect example of why Tim Coppens is a designer to watch.

£1359.00 via LN-CC

Undercover Down and Leather Jacket in Black

Down jackets are practical garments but often hit or miss in appearance. The execution on this Undercover jacket is intricate to say the least.  The body is crafted from matte polyester, with a quilted finish, whilst the yoke and sleeves have been made from hardwearing thick leather. The subtle collar is shearling trimmed to keep you warm in any weather. Zips on the sleeves and two inner pockets ensure that you can wear this UC piece the way you want.

£1345 via Oki-Ni