Even if fashion-week trends aren’t usually your thing, we all appreciate a winter coat that’s warm, practical and stylish. And this year, there are so many options – from lightweight ultra-padded jackets to super-cosy shearling coats. Here’s how to wear them…
Models took to the AW16 Balenciaga catwalk to strut their stuff in 90s-style padded jackets – and now they’re EVERYWHERE. Whether you go for a light quilted jacket or an oversized duvet-style coat, this is probably the most practical winter warmer of them all.
When the bitter chill becomes too much to handle, there can’t be many better options than thick shearling. It may be a trend that returns almost every year, but we’re not surprised – shearling looks great AND keeps you cosy when temperatures plummet.
A good leather jacket never goes out of fashion – which is why we’re still into this classic style for autumn and winter. For extra detail, go for one that’s embellished – and team with a scarf and gloves to fight the freeze.
Big coats leave more room for shirts and knits underneath, so they’re perfect for those of us who like to layer up during the winter…