Oh, let’s admit it: when autumn comes around, we all want to look as cool and stylish as we did in summer, while also keeping ourselves warm.
So you should be happy to hear that, this season, coats are in the spotlight. Whether we’re talking about capes, faux furs or boyfriend coats, they are all statement pieces that are hard to resist! Without further ado, let’s take a close look at the season’s hottest picks:
Fall Coats 2014 Trend #1:
The mixed-media coats boast a mix of fabrics that can be surprisingly diverse and colorful. Faux fur and wool or leather and wool are combinations that feel very fresh right now. As with all other wardrobe essentials this season, don’t shy away from color! You may not believe it, but a powder pink coat that features both faux fur and wool is actually the piece that you need to spice up your season.
The mixed-media coats are from: hm.com/Jil Sander via stylebop.com/zara.com
Fall Coats 2014 Trend #2: Faux Furs
Love it or hate it, fur is in, in, in again! However, this season, it gets a colorful update. For fall 2014, crazy-colored furs steal the spotlight with their daring hues. Don’t be afraid to go for bright red and orange or even for a color-blocking pattern. Still, if you’re a fan of the classics, black or natural-colored furs will also be available this season. Whichever you choose, remember you can stay warm and cruelty-free in a chic faux fur.
The faux furs are from: thedreslyn.com/mytheresa.com/coggles.com
Fall Coats 2014 Trend #3: Capes
Fashionistas everywhere are crazy about this trend, and it’s no wonder why: this classic piece is incredibly versatile and easy to wear on a daily basis. Shorter capes can successfully complete a daytime look, while longer ones will look fab with an evening dress. For maximum impact – again – go for color! Pink, red, blue or green are all fantastic options which will help you achieve an effortless, fashion-forward look, day after day.
The capes are from: Mango via johnlewis.com/Marni via the outnet/Ted Baker via johnlewis.com
Fall Coats 2014 Trend #4: Pastels
Whatever we do, it seems that pastel-colored coats are never out. But that’s great news! If the previous seasons were all about pink pastel outerwear, this fall the offer is more diverse: soft shades of baby blue, peach and purple. It may look like they are too shy, but pastel coats can make quite a loud statement when paired with all black or dark outfits.
The pastel coats are from: coast-stores.com/Pinko via harrods.com/Reiss Havana via johnlewis.com
Fall Coats 2014 Trend #5:
The Boyfriend Coats
Perfect for bundling into, the boyfriend coats are probably the most versatile fall coats. Their slouchy nature and relaxed vibe make them an ideal match for everything in your closet, from skinny jeans to sexy dresses. You can just throw them on and go – what more could you wish for?
The boyfriend coats are from: houseoffraser.co.uk/wishbone via johnlewis.com/lacoste.com