Cold weather and extreme conditions can be difficult to dress for, but that doesn’t mean you have to settle when it comes to your choice of outerwear. Countless designers have contributed their take on the ideal winter parka, but these are our 10 favorites ever. Given their age and rarity, some of these pieces might be difficult to track down, but owning them should be well worth the effort and expense. What's your favorite parka ever? What did we miss? Sound off in the comments below.

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