There’s no denying it anymore, The nights are drawing in, leaves are appearing on the ground, it’s time to look to a new season. Autumn/Winter clothing has to be multi functional. It’s has to be stylish, warm, layer-able, but nothing works as hard as your outerwear. Your outerwear makes up almost your entire outfit while you’re outside, and must protect your from the chills and drizzle of winter weather. It’s an investment, one you will wear again and again, so you have to pick right! No fear, I’ve scoured the internet to find you a round up of the best coats and jackets the season has to offer, whatever your budget!
Don’t think you can find seriously stylish outerwear on a budget? Think again! At this price point you may have to forgo luxury high wool content materials, but you can still find great on trend colours and cuts! Check out my favourite coats and jackets under £50 available on the high street this year!
New Look has long been a bargain shoppers high street favourite, but it has outdone itself with this super chic camel classic. In an on trend masculine cut a perennial tone, this coat will work across your wardrobe!
My second New Look find is This pea green single button coat is bang on trend and so versatile!
This boxy coat in soft, felted fabric contains some wool with notch lapels and buttons at the front. This piece is from H & M’s Conscious collection, using partly recycled materials! It also comes in a light camel / cream option.
The classic Parker is a wardrobe staple, taking you from Summer festival style a la Kate Moss to Autumn cover up layered over chunky knits and paired with your favourite boots!
Straight-cut, double-breasted jacket in sturdy felted fabric with large notch lapels, dropped shoulders and wide, gently tapered sleeves. A classic!
At this price point we start to see luxury fabrics and high wool content added to stylishly cut coats and jackets, to ensure you don’t just look chic, but you also feel extra warm and cosy this winter! Check out my winter coats under £100 available on the high street this year..
Make a bold statement with this faux fur all over tiger print double breasted coat that bring rock chic glamour! Cut in a cosy full length longline style, adding a unique spin on the texture trend.
Classic winter rust in a textured double breasted style, wear this coat with chunky knits and winter boots for an every day winner!
Not for the wallflowers, this statement vinyl mac makes a stylish statement! Style with white for a monochrome look or contrast with soft natural textures for a modern take on the macs traditional heritage.
A stylish classic, this checked trench coat is the ultimate wardrobe work horse. Pair with jeans and soft knits for casual day wear, smart enough for work and perfect dressed up with heels and statement jewellery!
Luxurious velvety cord blazer with tortoise buttons, classic italian style lapels, a welt chest pocket and two front button closures.
Luxurious fabrics, high end design and precision tailoring, create gorgeous investment pieces you’ll love to wear year after year! Check out my favourite coats and jackets for under £250 below.
Timeless, stylish and elegantly cut, its all in the details with this full length cream dream! Wool blend belted coat with rounded lapels and tie waist, an instant classic!
Midi length structured wool blend coat with large peak lapels and double breasted buttons. Detailed with zipper duel function openings. A-line fit, can be worn as a cape!
Boxy fit wool blend blazer in a structured silhouette with flap pockets and two button closures, a true wardrobe hero you’ll want to wear year after year!
Lust worthy investment outerwear, nodding to the seasons trends but with classical appeal. These are my absolute favourite coats and jackets from the Autumn/Winter 2019 collections. My picks include perennial favourites like the ever popular Burberry trench. Statement coats like the flamboyant Alexander McQueen masterpiece as well as new designers on the scene. Enjoy!
The iconic Burberry trench coat needs no introduction! Made from weatherproof cotton-gabardine, this ‘Westminster’ version has all the traditional details, including buttoned epaulettes, buckled cuffs and a waist-cinching belt. It goes with almost everything, an investment in classic style!
Taking the campus wardrobe at Howard University in Washington DC as inspiration for Autumn / Fall ’19, this coat is a major new season crush for me! Cut from a thick wool-blend woven in a classic houndstooth pattern, lined with contrasting checks and trimmed with a detachable mohair collar. It has a loose fit, which you can cinch with the belt.
This full length coat is so versatile! The bottom half can be fully detached to create a cropped jacket. It’s been made in Italy from brushed cotton-canvas and lined with quilted wool and cashmere-blend to keep you warm in cold weather . Take your cue from the Autumn / Fall ’19 runway and wear yours with neutral toned knitwear and skirt.
So wearable, so cosy! This coat is made from tactile faux shearling in a loose silhouette and has notched lapels and a silver ring detail at the back. The full twill lining ensures easy layering and theneutral greyshade works with nearly anything!
See By Chloé’s Autumn / Fall ’19 collection evokes the British countryside with verdant and earthy tones. This double-breasted coat is cut for a loose fit with exaggerated lapels with a belt to cinch the waist.
This asymmetric coat is tailored with a double-breasted front from black wool blended with cashmere for added softness. It’s spliced with graphic red panels, which almost appear to be the reworkings of a military jacket. Take cues from Alexander McQueen’s Fall ’19 runway and style it with lace-up boots!
Perfect for layering during seasonal transitions, REDValentino’s houndstooth cape is made from a textured wool-blend boucle, cut in a double-breasted silhouette.