Everyone knows that the best brands in outerwear include Patagonia, The North Face and Columbia, but those aren’t the only options out there. If you have been searching for the right men’s outerwear but not sure where to turn, here are three lesser-known brands to check out next time you’re at your local outdoor store. When purchasing men’s outerwear, remember that fit should be one of your top priorities, followed by fabric type and quality and price point (in that order).

1. Men's Powder Search 2.0 3-In-1 Down Jacket

Great outerwear is the result of a mix of the right style, functionality and fit. With a removable hood and 3-in-1 design, this jacket from Eddie Bauer will definitely do the trick for any guy looking for something stylish that can keep him protected from cold weather.

2. Men's Superior Down Parka

This parka from Eddie Bauer is ideal for the outdoorsman in us all. Not only is it stylish and functional, but it's also affordably priced and made with high quality down insulation.

3. Men's Mainstay 2.0 Insulated Trench

This trench coat from Eddie Bauer is perfect for everyday wear, whether you are spending your day in the office or exploring the great outdoors. Its waterproof nylon material is also comfortable and breathable.

4. Men's Superior Down Bomber Jacket

This bomber from Eddie Bauer is ideal for the modern man who enjoys a mix of style and function. It is also made with high quality down and feather insulation that will keep you warm and dry despite any weather conditions.

5. Men's Rainfoil® Packable Jacket

This rain jacket by Eddie Bauer is lightweight, breathable and easy to pack away in a backpack. It even has a removable hood for those who want to stay warm out in the cold.

6. Men's B-9 Waterproof Down Parka

This parka is ideal for men who live in cold climates. The B-9 is made with high quality down and waterproof nylon fabric, which is why it's completely breathable and keeps you feeling dry no matter what the weather condition.

7. Men's Superior Down Stadium Coat

This down jacket from Eddie Bauer is lightweight, easy to care for and features a removable hood to keep you warm on even the coldest of days. It is also made with high quality down insulation that will keep you dry in any kind of weather.

These brands aren’t necessarily well known, but they are still worth looking into. They are all great options and have made their way to the top of many outdoor consumers’ lists thanks to their exceptional quality and functionality.