The very best jackets and sneakers of 2020

A photo illustration featuring a Burberry mule.
(Photo illustration by Micah Fluellen / Los Angeles Times; Burberry)

For the fashion aficionados in your life, we’ve rounded up the most stylish blazers, jackets, sneakers and heels for this season and beyond.

Here are our sartorial gift picks for the holidays. (Prices and availability are subject to change.)

See the rest of our luxe gift guides and the full L.A. Times 2020 gift guide.


Max Mara

Max Mara's faux fur Teddy Bear Icon coat.
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Max Mara’s silk-alpaca-wool faux fur Teddy Bear Icon coat ($3,690), available at, adds a touch of timeless glamour to one’s winter wardrobe.



A Missoni tweed coat.

Help your man stay warm and look sharp in Missoni’s tweed coat ($4,340). Available at


Emme Parsons

Emme Parsons' Julien leather ankle boot in tan-black snakeprint.
(Emme Parsons)

L.A. designer Emme Parsons’ Julien leather boot in tan-black snakeprint ($575) is the ankle boot your loved one’s been searching for. Available at


Rowing Blazers

Rowing Blazers' fall/winter 2020 men's "I'm a Luxury" sweater.
(Rowing Blazers)

Need inspiration from Princess Diana? Rowing Blazers teamed up with Gyles & George for this cheeky “I’m a Luxury” men’s sweater ($295). Available at (Due to demand, the sweater is available for preorder and will be delivered between February and March.)


Billy Reid

Billy Reid X Mumford & Sons' 3 Lions shirt jacket.
(Billy Reid)


Billy Reid’s 3 Lions shirt jacket ($425) was designed in collaboration with Mumford & Sons. Inspired by the band’s “Delta Tour” EP, the piece benefits the Equal Justice Initiative. Available at



Birkenstock's Zermatt Premium suede leather slipper in mink.

Birkenstock’s Zermatt Premium shearling-lined suede leather slipper ($180) in mink is a cozy addition to anyone’s at-home wardrobe. Available at


Lan Jaenicke

Lan Jaenicke's Hyde woven cashmere skirted trench coat.
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Lan Jaenicke’s Hyde woven cashmere skirted trench coat ($1,695) in navy is a stylish alternative to the traditional black trench coat. Available at


Michael Lombard

Women's apricot leather moto jacket from Michael Lombard.
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As chic as it is sexy, Michael Lombard’s bespoke women’s leather moto jacket in apricot ($1,900) is made to order and ready in three to five business days. Available at


Anine Bing X Helena Christensen

 Anine Bing X Helena Christensen's limited-edition white Claudia blazer with large black buttons.
(Anine Bing X Helena Christensen)

L.A. designer Anine Bing collaborated with model Helena Christensen on this sleek yet edgy limited-edition white Claudia blazer ($349). Available at


Fear of God Exclusively for Ermenegildo Zegna

Zegna X Fear of God's gray suede loafers.
(Fear of God Exclusively for Ermenegildo Zegna)


Ermenegildo Zegna’s collaboration with Fear of God resulted in these classic gray suede loafers ($695). Available at


Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren's men's customizable hooded jacket.
(Ralph Lauren)

Ralph Lauren’s customizable hooded jackets are available in a variety of different colorways for men ($225-$285), women ($235-$305) and children ($120-$185) at


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Leret Leret

Leret Leret's No. 21 cashmere crew-neck Mongolian cashmere sweater features cannabis leaves.
(Leret Leret)

Leret Leret’s No. 21 crew-neck Mongolian cashmere sweater ($475), decorated with cannabis leaves, is perfect for the 420 fan in your life. Available at


Comme des Garçons Play

Comme des Garçons Play’s polka-dot T-shirt.
(Comme des Garçons)

Comme des Garçons Play’s polka-dot T-shirt for men ($168) and women ($158) is a playful wardrobe staple. Available at



Burberry's autumn/winter 2020 tie-check cotton mules.


Burberry’s autumn and winter 2020 tie-check cotton mules ($960) feature the British label’s beloved check technical print. Available at


Daniel Patrick

Daniel Patrick's Velcro panel runner sneaker in sunset.
(Daniel Patrick)

L.A. streetwear designer Daniel Patrick’s Velcro panel runner sneakers in sunset ($320) are perfect for the cool kid on your holiday list. Available at



Amanu's Style 18 chunky-heeled shoes with black feathers and leather.

Fun for the holiday season and beyond, L.A. brand Amanu’s Style 18 chunky-heeled shoes with black feathers and leather ($380) are made to order at


Brunello Cucinelli

Wool Prince of Wales jersey coat for boys.
(Brunello Cucinelli)

Your little one can look as dapper as the adults in his life thanks to Brunello Cucinelli’s wool Prince of Wales jersey coat for boys ($1,390). Available at


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Dior Men

Dior Men's B27 Low-Top sneakers.


Add a touch of French flare with Dior Men’s B27 Low-Top sneakers ($990). Available at

Tamara Mellon's Inside Edge black suede boot.
(Tamara Mellon)

L.A.-based footwear designer Tamara Mellon’s Inside Edge black suede boot ($695) is a classic winter wardrobe staple. Available at



Boys' National Geographic fleece sweatshirt and girls' National Geographic cotton pique polo shirt from Lacoste.

Lacoste teamed up with National Geographic for a cute clothing capsule collection, which includes this fleece sweatshirt ($95) and cotton piqué polo shirt dress ($85). Available at



"Holiday Sweater Chuck 70" converse

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’ go-to shoe brand released a festive Holiday Sweater Chuck 70 design ($85). Available at


Michael Lombard

Michael Lombard's black and white ML/20 high-top leather sneakers.
(Michael Lombard)

Menswear and womenswear designer Michael Lombard’s black and white ML/20 high-top leather sneakers ($550) add a touch of cool to any outfit. Available at