10 Winter Coats to Invest in This Season
By: Melania Morelli
If you are anything like me, Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want For Christmas is You’ has been blasting through your headphones since November 1st. The most festive time of the year has arrived, and with it—the search for the perfect winter coat.
Whether you are looking for an extravagant piece or a casual, everyday coat, here are ten high-quality outerwear options that will keep you warm and stylish all season long—and for years to come.
The everyday coat
This coat by Polo Ralph Lauren ($798) is the perfect addition to your OOTD. Whether you want something stylish to keep you warm during your work commute or need a layer over your night-out look, this timeless coat reliably delivers the fall/winter vibes (and warmth) we all need. Style this coat with a maxi skirt or dress, or keep it casual with jeans and comfy trousers.
Photo: Ralph Lauren
Elegant and cozy
This chic coat by Mango ($400) is part of the ‘Camille X Mango’ capsule collection designed by influencer Camille Charrière. Made of 75% wool, this coat is the perfect fit for a romantic, cozy winter date. The best part? Its faux-fur appliqués are detachable and it comes with a belt to cinch your waist and keep you snug.
The classic trench
It’s not winter if you don’t look for the evergreen classic trench coat. If you think the Burberry one is way too expensive (even though it is my favorite one), you can indeed find cheaper and more in-budget alternatives but still, look gorgeous while wearing them. The solution? This trench coat by ASOS ($93). But hurry up because it’s selling fast!
Light and sporty
Looking for a sporty coat that you can layer for your casual outings? This plaid coat on REVOLVE ($100) is the definition of comfort and is the perfect companion for your errands at the supermarket or the gym.
Bright and bold
If you want to be a little extravagant and love faux fur, then this pink coat on Thread.com ($195) is made for you. Aside from turning heads wherever you go, buying this warm and furry coat will also plant a tree! For every order on Thread.com, the company plants a tree to reduce its carbon footprint.
Regal winter look
Hobbs is a British brand that creates timeless designs inspired by the country’s equestrian history. This fit-and-flare coat ($720) comes in a stunning wine color (that exudes elegance. The coat’s crested gunmetal buttons and single-breasted silhouette make it fit for royalty.
Fashion meets function
This piece by the French Maison Vanessa Bruno combines fashion and function for a Parisian off-duty look. The Valeran Scarf Coat ($780) comes with a built-in scarf that adds practicality and finesse to a modern coat. You can style it with trousers and cozy knits or over a snug maxi dress. With this intelligent design, you won’t ever have to worry about forgetting your scarf again!
The reversible coat
This reversible coat by Nanushka ($774) allows you to create two different outfits for the price of one. Made with a blend of silk and wool, this piece will help you endure the freezing season in style. Gray on one side and plaid on the other, you can tailor this coat to suit your mood. Dress it up with trousers, a turtleneck, boots, and gold jewelry.
If you’re unique, love the holidays, and like to stand out from the crowd, then this wool-tartan trench ($931) was made for you! Designed by Shrimps, a British brand known for its eclectic garments, this Scottish-inspired coat will be the star of the show at every cocktail party, holiday dinner, and festive event you attend all fall and winter.
Photo: Matches Fashion
Whether it’s faux or real, leather never goes out of style. This leather trench coat ($267) is the ultimate cool-girl outerwear staple. Style it with denim, a warm hoodie, and sneakers for a casual and sporty look. On the other hand, you dress this coat up with a velvet dress and a pair of black pumps!
These ten coats will keep you warm, cozy, and chic during the winter. For more fall/winter style inspiration, check out this post for top trends and how to style them.