Your new mantra for this winter should be to stay warm and look cool. And the best way to do that is by investing in trendy coats. But, before you go buy a brand new coat, it is best to know which styles and patterns are in vogue.
Coats made from materials like leather, wool, velvet, corduroy and silk are usually preferred in winter. Winter coats having long sleeves protect you well from cold. You could consider wearing stylish woolen or leather caps that cover your ears, for some extra protection from the rough winter. Coats which come with zippers and fancy buttons are trending now. However, the ones coming with belts and hooks aren't out of fashion yet. So you could consider buying those if that's something you want. Moreover, coats that come with hoods are also quite popular.
The fashion trends this season clearly point towards more voluminous silhouette in coats with a focus on embellishments. You can choose from frock coats in colors like midnight blue, charcoal and gray to pea coats trimmed with fur. If you are looking for something more fancy to wear for a party, then choose coats made of brocade and jacquard fabric with subtle shimmer.
Wear this versatile coat with a plaid shirt, skinny jeans and ballet flats for a casual look. For evenings, you can dress it up with a frilly dress, skinny belt and booties. A solid-colored clutch and statement earrings will complete your look.
Since cape coats are so voluminous, it is best paired with sleeker apparel like skinny jeans, pencil skirts and fitted dresses for balance and proportion. An ankle-length pair of booties and a chunky bracelet will complete your look.
Since parkas tend to be billowy and voluminous, the best way to style it is by clinching it on the waist with a skinny belt. Pair parkas with streamlined cropped trousers and platform heels. Long pendant chains and stud earrings are best way to accessories this look.
Wear a car coat with a full-length evening dress or a knee-length dress. Accessorize it with a pair of stilettos and a metallic clutch for evenings for a glamorous look. In the daytime a car coat can be worn with jeans or trousers with ballet flats.
This type of coat is well-suited for formal events. An opera coat is best worn with an evening gown, paired with strappy sandals. Accessorize it with chandelier earrings and a sequined clutch.
Wear a sequined jacket with a white shirt and cropped trousers in a bright color. The best way to accessorize this look is with a beige clutch and a pair of beige flats.You can also wear a sequined blazer with a black dress for a very glamorous look.
Aviator coats are usually waist-length and made of leather. For colder climates, you can opt for a aviator jacket which is lined with shearling. Brown and black jackets looks the best as these neutral colors are easier to style. An aviator jacket is a timeless classic that never goes out of style.
The ruggedness of the duffle coat is best accentuated with a pair of jeans and boots. For a city-chic look, wear a duffle coat with a cashmere scarf.
Wear a camel coat with light colored formals or dark colored jeans and t-shirts. You can pair it with sweat leather shoes.
Wear a shearling coat with gray or light blue jeans and a plain t-shirt. You can pair a dark-colored shearling coat with light colored tan brown shoes.
Since coats are expensive, choose a style that looks good on you. With so many trendy styles, it will not be difficult to find one that suits you, and also your budget.