Five surprising spots your packable jacket can fit into

Five Surprising Spots Your Packable Jacket Can Fit

If you’ve never considered buying a foldable jacket before, your life is about to change with the ideal packable coat for all your travels. So it’s time to put away your heavy-duty snow armor and consider packable jackets instead. Read on to find out five surprising stops that packable jackets can fit.

Side Pockets

When your backpack is full of gym clothes or swim gear, you can keep your down jacket safe and clean in that side water bottle pocket. If you don't need a packable parka to be tucked away tightly, you can tie off the arms on the carry handle. It won't weigh you down and will stay secure. Our packable raincoats are so portable that they pack into their pocket so that you can slip them into your side pockets. You don’t have to worry about the rain when handy on-seam pockets with zipper closures keep items secure and dry. For the cool weather months, you’ll love our ultralight packable down jacket for women. These are great for when you’re looking for warmth with a light touch. And, of course, this ultralight packable coat spans the seasons.

In Between Seats

The best Lands’ End packable jacket fits in surprising places. So the next time you’re driving, on a train, on a plane, or even at the movie theater, simply stuff your lightweight winter jacket all the way in between the cushion and the back of the chair. Take a look at our waterproof packable women's rain jackets. It comes in bold colors like peacock teal and royal cobalt, so even in a dark movie theater, you won’t miss it and forget about it later.

Want to share our little packable jacket secret with the man in your life? Look no further than our men’s down jacket. Water-repellent fabric means he’ll stay drier while handy zippered exterior pockets accommodate his gear. Then all he has to do is pack it away. It packs into its left-hand pocket for easy travel. We think you have his next holiday gift in mind—or make that a stocking stuffer because you can.


Whether you’re headed to the gym or giving your school-age child a lightweight jacket for the school locker room, it’s possible to fit that winter jacket into the locker easily. There was a time when fitting a coat or a jacket into a locker was a real pain. However, when you put your packable jacket in your locker, it can hide away in a special corner instead of existing as a crowding behemoth.

For your little ones, consider the kids’ ThermoPlume packable hooded jacket. It comes in fun patterns like star galaxy and deep-sea navy geo. The water-resistant, quilted shell offers extra warmth and dryness, while the jacket packs into its interior pocket for easy carrying.

Carry-on Luggage

When we talk about minimizing space, we often think of "how to pack light" for trips. This can be a never-ending journey for those of us who keep trying to whittle down options and cut baggage fees. Just putting your jacket in a bag will save you space and a headache.

If you’re looking for a coat that will keep you cozy on the plane yet is small enough to fit into your carry-on luggage, you’ll want our women’s ultralight down packable short-sleeved jacket. The water-resistant fabric offers a laidback short-sleeved style and a cozy warmth. It packs into its pocket, making it a terrific car, tote, or suitcase companion.


Parents are well-aware of this struggle: your kids are cranky, you're indoors, and somehow you've become a walking coat rack. Say goodbye to the struggle. If your kids have packable jackets, you won't have to be the coat chauffeur anymore. If you’ve ever wondered how to fold your packable jacket into your pocket, now you can pack the coats tightly and fit them in your own coat pockets. If you’d like to add a little pizazz to your pocket jacket, go for one of our ultralight down jackets with a hood that comes in fun prints like baltic teal tie-dye floral or soft Mojave tie-dye floral. The hyperDRY™ down retains its loft (and warming power) even when wet. Not only is this jacket packable for those times when you need to take your comfy to-go, but it was also made using the Responsible Down Standard (RDS) down procured through an ethically sourced supply chain.

You’ll love these packable winter jackets so much that you’ll want to think about getting one for you and some for all your loved ones as well. In addition to being warm and stylish, you’ll love the ease of these packable coats. We have a wide variety of sizes and styles available, all designed in mind for your comfort without sacrificing warmth or practicality. Our packable jackets, from raincoats to down coats, fit anywhere and can help the on-the-go voyager just as much as somebody who wears them in their daily travels.


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