Embrace the season ahead with the trendiest outerwear
Longer, warmer days are just around the corner, so now is the perfect time to put away your heavy jackets and opt for some brand new wardrobe necessities. This year, retailers are showcasing a huge variety of styles, from bright colours to bold patterns and statement trench coats, which can be paired with all sorts of outfits.
Browse through some of our favourites, and happy shopping…
1. Wilfred Requiem Trench Coat, Aritzia, $248.00
AritziaThis feminine, deep green trench coat by Aritizia will perfectly complement your overall look, be it casual, professional or fancy. The material is both water-repellent and lightweight... definitely a win if you’re a fan of layering clothes. Add extra structure by tying the belt, or leave it open for a more relaxed fit.
2. Cassandra Mac Coat, Ever New, $179.99
Ever NewHere’s one for slightly chillier days. A classic black coat is a must-have for every wardrobe, and we are loving this one by Ever New. It’s fully lined, with a gorgeous tailored fit, and pairs with basically anything. This will become a go-to favourite right away!
3. Water-repellant Long Rain Jacket, Banana Republic, $179.00
Banana RepublicMake a statement with this fabulous red coat by Banana Republic. It’s a great practical wear, thanks to a longer length (to keep you dry), power mesh lining and the packable hood... for those days that dreaded rain showers appear. Wear it with your most comfortable denim and sneakers for a casual spring look.
4. Plaid Coat, Oak and Fort, $134.00
Oak + FortPlaid coats are a trend that continue to reign the street style world, and we are love this one by Oak and Fort. The oversized fit will keep you on top of your style game, whether its with jeans, over-the-knee boots and a camisole, or a silky slip dress and nude high heels.
5. Frayed Tweed Coat, Zara, $119.00
ZaraElegant and feminine, this piece by Zara is a total winner, with its frayed trim and subtle pattern. It is absolutely perfect for spring. Detailed outerwear means you can keep things simple on the inside. Choose a cream-coloured pant suit, or a pencil skirt and neutral blouse.
6. Drop Shoulder Coat, Dynamite, $99.95
DynamiteAdd a pop of colour to your wardrobe with this beautiful lavender coat from Dynamite. We love that its not a bulky wear, and has a relaxed fit, meaning you can be comfortable all day. Pair this piece with your go-to denim and booties for an ultra-chic look.
7. Oversized Denim Coat, H&M, $59.99
H&MDenim outerwear is something that never goes out of style, and we are all about the oversized look for this season. H&M’s washed cotton jacket, made from mostly recycled material, will surely become an everyday staple, whether you throw on a floral dress, white jeans or a simple jumper. Plus, you really can’t go wrong with the price!
8. Solano Coat, Arc’teryx, $320.00
Arc’teryxIf you’re looking for a stylish Gore-Tex jacket, here is our top pick. This local brand thrives on creating pieces that are long lasting, great quality and super functional. The Solano coat is made from windproof material, is water resistant and breathable, which means you’ll remain comfortable when you’re out and about.
9. Matie Trench, Club Monaco, $349.00
Club MonacoHere’s a trench coat by Club Monaco that shows you mean business. It’s functional, classy and guaranteed to last you a long time, thanks to its quality material. We adore the rich espresso shade, but it’s also available in sage for a lighter option.
10. Barn Jacket, J.Crew, $172.00
J.CrewJ.Crew’s Barn Jacket is an ode to the classic American workwear of 1983. Perfect for daily wear, this piece has details inspired by the original, such as great durability, waxed cotton fabric and a gorgeous floral print by Liberty London under the collar.
11. Striped Linen Blazer, Gap, $158.00
The GapThrow on this blazer as a great option for those sunnier days. It’s both comfortable and versatile, owing to its linen fabric which lets your skin breath all day. The nude shade also pairs easily with a variety of different outfits. Try with a pastel camisole and your favourite denim for an effortlessly fashionable look.
12. Teddy Faux Leather Jacket, Topshop, $87.00
TopshopAdd some edge to your outfit with this cropped-style faux leather jacket by Topshop. A piece like this is forever stylish and looks flattering with basically anything, so you know you’re going to be putting it to good use. Tip: It runs large, so we recommend buying one size down.