Whether you’re looking to splurge or save, your winter coat is perhaps your most important seasonal purchase. After all, you’ll be wearing it everyday, so there’s no excuse for not finding a stylish coat in New York City. Some of this season’s key outer-wear trends include daring colors, faux fur trimmings, and a cinched waist. Peplum is still hot. And even hotter is the bomber jacket, a trend that’s sticking around for yet another season.
At every price point, and in a range of styles, here’s your cheat sheet to shopping for coats that are on trend in one of the world’s fashion capitals. Because sometimes, it’s what’s on the outside that counts.
Utility Chic at Uniqlo
Uniqlo is a brand known for providing innovative activewear, like their HEATTECH products that are engineered to insulate from the cold and seal in warmth. The brand is known for being sleek, embracing an athleisure aesthetic.
1.) Women U Padded Coat, $99
2.) Women U Reversable Down Coat, $129
3.) Women Ultra Light Down Stretch Hooded Coat, $99
Luxe in the City at Kate Spade
Understated elegance, with cosmopolitan punch, Kate Spade is a splurge-worthy brand synonymous with accessible luxury. This season, the label offers pastel hues and nostalgic detailing for a coat that will elevate your look.
4.) Bow Tweed Coat, $604
5.) Sparkle Tweed Coat, $604
The New Sophisticates at Bloomingdales
When it comes to department stores, Bloomingdales is a Manhattan must. You’ll find a full range of designer outer-wear to suit your aesthetic as you suit up for the chill.
6.) Calvin Klein: Belted Faux Fur-Trim Hooded Trench Coat, $186
7.) Vero Moda Renia Faux Fur-Trim Parka, $145
8.) VINCE CAMUTO Lightweight Down Coat, $170
Score Designer Deals at Saks OFF Fifth
If you’re looking for a bargain, Saks OFF Fifth is the department store du jour. Their turnover is high, so find a new assortment of designer discounts daily.
9.) Members Only Perforated Faux Leather Moto Jacket, $40
Get Preppy at J.Crew
Affordable, durable, and oh so prep school chic, J.Crew is a go-to for quality outer-wear that’s built to last. This season, find playful colors with trimmings that flatter.
10.) Wrapped Coat in Boiled Wool, $168
11.) Peplum Chino Jacket with Faux Fur Collar, $168