It may have been close to 80 today in the Midwest but we know what's coming.   After we savor these last few days of summer warmth in October, the air will turn brisk and we will have to dig in our closets for the kids winter coats.  Maybe last years parka is still a perfect fit, but in case it isn't, we've compiled the coolest kids winter coats to keep your kids warm.

boys winter coats

1. Fleece Lined Anorak Mini Boden $58

2. Canvas Utility Jacket Oshkosh B'gosh $31

3. Herringbone Quilted Puffer Vest Crazy 8 $24.71

4. Puffer Style Quilted Jacket Oshkosh B'gosh $42

5. Cozy Wool Pea Coat Gap $37.70

6. Signature Striped Shell Jacket Polarn O Pyret $114

7. Fleece Lined Bush Jacket Pumpkin Patch Kids $59.75

8. Berber Fleece Hoodie Lands End $35

9. Quilted Jacket Zara $32.90

10. Leather Jacket H & M $59

girls winter coats

1.  Navy Bow Check Jacket from Next Direct $31

2.  Highland Heart Sweet Pea Coat & Hat from Corky & Co. $146.99

3.  Long Padded Coat from Next Direct $61

4.  Down Puffer Jacket from Hanna Andersson $128

5.  Ruffle Fleece Jacket from The Children's Place $27.96

6.  Spotty Velvet Coat from Mini Boden $98

7.  Wool-Blend Tiered-Collar Coat from Old Navy

8.  Funky Duffle from Mini Boden $98

9.  Hooded Smocked Coat from Company Kids $148

10.  Warmest Parka from Gap Kids $78

Have you shopped for kids winter coats yet?  What are your favorite kids winter coats?