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The Best Hoodies Under $100

The Best Hoodies Under $100

A great sweatshirt doesn’t have to cost a lot

Best men's hoodies under $100 in 2023

What makes a hoodie so good? The fit, the fabric, and the size of the hood for starters. I have too many to keep count of—several in the same colors, but all in different weights, one with no drawstrings, one with drawstrings, and another without the usual kangaroo pocket. The varieties are endless, but the comfort remains the same. I wear one year-round, usually opting for a soft French terry fabric hoodie for summer evenings and a heavyweight fleece to layer for the cooler months. The pullover's versatility is virtually unmatched. The structure of the hood is something you want to pay attention to though—you want one that keeps its structure after washing and that doesn't feel like a parachute hovering over your head. The stiffer the hood, the better.

While there are hoodies over $1,000 and some that start at $20, this is a garment that doesn't have to cost a lot to look good on everyone. Things like specific weaving styles or being manufactured on vintage loopwheel machines can quickly jack up the price. But those kind of niche details aren't imperative—especially if you're looking to stock up on a few colors for each season. There are now some excellent hoodies that you can pick up for well under a hundred bucks. We've pulled together a few of the best and most affordable versions right now, so take your pick.

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The Best Men’s Hoodies
Under $100 in 2023

Everlane Waffle-Knit Hoodie

Waffle-knit hoodie,
$75 by Everlane

A French terry hoodie that's been garment washed for a lived-in feel.

Brushed loopback hoodie,
$98 by Buck Mason

Taylor Stitch Fillmore Hoodie
Taylor Stitch Fillmore Hoodie

Fillmore hoodie,
$118 / $82 by Taylor Stitch

Abercrombie & Fitch Essential Popover Hoodie

Essential popover hoodie,
$70 / $59.50 by Abercrombie & Fitch

ARKET Relaxed Terry Hoodie

Relaxed terry hoodie,
$99 by ARKET

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Russell Athletic Dri-Power Fleece Hoodie

Dri-power fleece hoodie,
$25 / $20 by Russell Athletic

Banana Republic Softest Double-Knit Hoodie

Softest double-knit hoodie,
$90 by Banana Republic

Heavy enough to wear on its own, while providing extra warmth when layered.

Heavy fleece hoodie,
$68 by Los Angeles Apparel

Champion x UO Reverse Weave Open Hem Hoodie
Champion x UO Reverse Weave Open Hem Hoodie

Reverse weave open hem hoodie,
$75 / $39 by Champion x UO

L.L. Bean Explorer Hoodie

Explorer hoodie,
$79 / $59.99 by L.L. Bean

Outdoor Voices Organic Cotton Terry Hoodie

Organic cotton terry hoodie,
$88 by Outdoor Voices

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Todd Snyder Garment-Dyed Hoodie

Garment-dyed hoodie,
$188 / $94 by Todd Snyder

Camber Cross-Knit Heavyweight Hoodie

Cross-knit heavyweight hoodie,
$87.99 by Camber

A knit hoodie crafted from smooth Mongolian cashmere for under $100.

Mongolian cashmere hoodie,
$99.90 by Quince

Madewell Pullover Hoodie

Pullover hoodie,
$82 / $59.99 by Madewell

Mack Weldon Ace Hoodie

Ace hoodie,
$88 by Mack Weldon

Champion hoodie illustration

Who made the
first hoodie?

Champion became a company in 1919, and after over a decade in business, they debuted a hooded sweatshirt once they had developed methods for sewing thicker fabrics. Initially, hoods were added to sweatshirts to keep employees warm during the freezing winters in Upstate New York.

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