The hoody is such a staple in any guy’s wardrobe that it’s easy to overdo. So it’s time to think quality over quantity. What you really need are hoodies that feel great and hold up over time. So we present to you a roundup of the softest, sturdiest hoodies we’ve ever worn. They’re perfect for the fall season and are a lot more acceptable to the ladies than your high school lacrosse sweatshirt, bro.

RootsOfFight
Roots Of Fight Kid Dynamite NY FZ Hoody
This brand is all about celebrating the greats across different sports disciplines. An ode to boxing legend Mike Tyson, this comfortable hoodie is also stylish combining a bit of culture with athleisure. If you’re a sports fan, gym rat and fashion-forward thinker, you’ll need to add this zip-up to your wardrobe ASAP. $80, rootsoffight.com

AlternativeApparel
Alternative Apparel Rocky Eco-Fleece Zip Hoodie
Don’t have a go-to travel outfit? Well then there’s no doubt this zip-up is about to become part of it. It’s made of eco-fleece—organic recycled materials—and the plush interior remains that way wash after wash. It comes in 12 different colors too. $58, alternativeapparel.com

ryu
RYU Men’s Ethos Pullover Hoodie
If you like to show off your shape, you’ll love the more fitted look of this sweatshirt. It was designed with minimal seams to give it a cleaner look overall, and it’s made with 4-way stretch cotton so as not to restrict movement. It has underarm gussests, too, in case things start to get steamy. $147, ryu.com

Adidas
Adidas Trefoil Hoodie
You can’t go wrong with a classic. And with brand logos coming back into style, it’s fashionable again to rock the trefoil symbol across your chest. This sweatshirt is durable and will keep you toasty. It has kangaroo pockets and an adjustable drawstring hood. Choose from black, green, blue, navy or grey. $65, adidas.com

GoodLife
Good Life Loop Terry 1/4 Zip Baja
This company’s message is all about quality timeless wardrobe staples that help you live your best life, and their terrycloth hoodie does just that. The quarter-zip makes it easy to slip on and off even if you’re wearing a hat, plus it adds a bit of style to the heathered look. Bonus: It’s made in the USA. $155, enjoyyourgoodlife.com

burton-hoody
Burton Men’s Elite Full-Zip Hoodie
The textured waffle lining of this hoodie makes it different from the rest. It’s warm enough to wear without a jacket, and the ribbed cuffs and hem hold close to the body so cold air won’t sneak in. Plus, we love the logo down the arm. $100, burton.com

ToesOnTheNose
Toes On The Nose Schooner L/S Hoodie
This long sleeve is part of the company’s “sea silk” collection for a season—the fabric actually feels almost silky against your skin. It’s to throw on over a t-shirt on a crisp fall day, can be worn to the gym, or rocked around the apartment. Chances are, you won’t want to take it off. $89, toesonthenose.com

lululemon-hoodyLululemon Cross Cut Hoodie
Want a hoodie that can do it all? This one not only feels soft against your skin, but it’s practical, too, thanks to its zippered pockets. You can run quick errands knowing your wallet, keys and phone are all stashed securely. And the muted color patterns it comes in make it perfect for the fall. $128, lululemon.com

APLAPL Men’s The Perfect Hoodie
Chances are you’ve seen and maybe even worn their shoes, but APL has branched out into the clothing space now, too. This classic hoodie combines exactly what you want when you throw on a sweatshirt—comfort, warmth and style. Plus, it has the classic kangaroo pocket, too. $200, athleticpropulsionlabs.com

HyleteHylete Medallion Zip Hoodie
Calling all gym rats: The athletic fit of this French terry hoodie is just what you need pre and post-workout. The silhouette is flattering and the understated branding ensures it will never go out of style. It even has thumbholes to keep your hands warm and comes in nine different colorways. $60; hylete.com

rhone-sweatshirt
Rhone Gotham SeaCell Popover Hoodie
Not only is this sweatshirt super comfortable, but also wearing it is actually good for your body. It’s made of SeaCell fibers from seaweed, which the company claims promote transfer of nutrients like calcium and vitamin E to your skin. And if that doesn’t matter to you, you’ll still appreciate the satiny hand of this pullover. It has zippered pockets as well. $149, rhone.com

underarmour-hoody
Under Armour Rival Fleece 2.0 Team
Silky on the outside, fleecy on the inside—that’s what you’ll love about this hoodie. It’s made of a super lightweight cotton-poly blend, so it’s easy to pack when you travel, too. It’s subtle enough to wear out to the bar with jeans, or you can wear it to work out. $45, underarmour.com

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