I've found that kids' winter coats — or any jackets, for that matter — have a longer shelf (closet?) life than the typical kids' clothes. Noah's been wearing the same fall/spring coat from H&M for what feels like forever:
And the first photo's Old Navy coat lasted a good two years.
But even if you could justify higher-than-average price tags, do you really want to spend $100 on a jacket?
Check out my picks for the best kids' coats under $50, over on Babble.