Winter is just getting serious across much of the country, and what better way to prep for the coming cold than with a new winter coat. This week's best winter outerwear deals discount coats, gloves, sweaters, and more from brands like 7 for All Mankind, The North Face, and Gap. Moreover, many of these sales bag free shipping with no minimum purchase. Gap Winter Sale Store: Gap Discount: Up to 60% off, extra 35% off via coupon code "GIFT4ME" Shipping: $7 s&h or free on $50 orders Expires: December 26 Is It Worth It?: Today only, Gap takes up to 60% off a selection of men's, women's, and kids' winter apparel including shoes and accessories. Activate coupon code "GIFT4ME" to save an extra 35% on these items. Even better, earn a $25 Gap Cash credit for every $50 you spend. (The credit can be redeemed with a purchase of $50 or more from January 29 through February 4, with a maximum of $125 in Gap Cash per purchase.) REI Holiday Clearance Sale Store: REI Discount: Up to 50% off Shipping: Free shipping Is It Worth It?: Not only is REI's after-Christmas sale among the retailer's best of the year, but it actually ties its Cyber Monday sale with discounts of up to 50% off on select winter gear and outwear. A few best bets include the REI Men's Therum Down Jacket for $89.73 (pictured) and the SmartWool Women's PhD HyFi Jacket for $79.73. All items qualify for free shipping. The North Face at Nordstrom Sale Store: Nordstrom Discount: Up to 40% off Shipping: Free shipping Is It Worth It?: Stock up on warm winter outerwear with Nordstrom's North Face sale. The luxury retailer knocks up to 40% off a selection of men's, women's, and kids' outerwear. (Prices reflect discount). Items include gloves, vests, down jackets, and beanies. All items qualify for free shipping. Holiday Countdown Sale Store: Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH Discount: Extra 40% to 50% off via coupon code "HOLIDAY" Shipping: Free shipping via coupon code "FREESHIP" Expires: December 26 Is It Worth It?: Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH currently takes an extra 40% to 50% off men's and women's winter apparel. Even better, coupon code "FREESHIP" bags free shipping on all orders. Combined, it's tied with the retailer's Cyber Monday sale and among the strongest we've seen from Saks this year. Featured brands include Burberry, Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, and Oscar de la Renta. 7 for All Mankind Winter Sale Store: 7 for All Mankind Discount: Up to 60% off Shipping: Free shipping Is It Worth It?: Men's and women's winter apparel are currently up to 60% off during 7 for All Mankind's winter sale. Included in the sale are coats, wraps, and sweaters. Even better, all orders qualify for free shipping.