These five jackets are rooted in a comfy Seattle aesthetic, but with a little something special to elevate them out of the ordinary.

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Fall means crisp leaves, pumpkin spice lattes and, of course, a jacket.

A new jacket gives your wardrobe an instant refresh — and, goodness knows, it will certainly get used. These five styles are rooted in a comfortable, sporty Seattle aesthetic, but with a little something special to elevate them out of the ordinary.

Something Navy Teddy Faux Fur Coat ($149 at Nordstrom). Cozy, textured coats are big this season, taking that happy-by-the-fire hygge feeling with you wherever you go. Warm up to the trend in this soft powder-blue version from renowned fashion blogger Arielle Charnas’s first stand-alone collection, which just arrived exclusively at Nordstrom.

Hunter Original Lightweight Insulated Shell Jacket ($150 at This new super-sporty jacket looks like a tracksuit, acts like a raincoat and is the perfect fit for everyday wear. Lightly insulated and water-resistant, it works on its own or as a base layer, and the bold “hyper green” color is right on-trend this fall.

Brooks Sideline Jacket ($100 at Brooks Trailhead, Wallingford, and Whether worn for actual running or not, this locally designed jacket stands up to the elements and stands out in a crowd with throwback colorblocking and a bright orange zipper and drawstrings. Made to deflect wind and rain, its smart design includes an inside security pocket, zip-front pockets with a media port, a headphone anchor zipper pull and a chin guard hood to keep you covered.

Helly Hansen Welsey Trench ($200 at Helly Hansen, downtown, and Ladies no longer need to choose between a sophisticated trench for work and a rain jacket with a hood — this one piece is both. A stylish trench coat update from the celebrated Scandinavian brand’s Urban Rainwear collection, this waterproof, windproof rain jacket has a removable belt that cinches the waist, a packable hood and a cinch cord at the bottom hem. Available in four neutral colors.

Eddie Bauer Daybreak IR Full-Zip Jacket ($125 at A lightweight layer you can wear right now, this field jacket is a dressy fleece suitable for work or weekend outings. A slim fit and sporty nylon overlays give it unisex appeal and an equestrian vibe. And a high-tech treatment on the inside helps reflect your body heat for extra warmth.