9 Stylish Boot and Coat Pairings to Copy
Give a warm welcome to fabulous coats and brilliant boots that will keep you stylishly toasty all season.
A chill-busting puffer can be sophisticated, too! "Puffers are unbeatable for warmth," says O
creative director Adam Glassman. "For the most streamlined silhouette, look for longer lengths, neutral colors, and styles that aren't overly stuffed."
Left: Coat, Topshop, $210. Sweater, TSE, $995. Skirt, TSE, $495. Boots, Dune London, $190.
Right: Coat, Lands' End, $169. Poncho, L.K.Bennett, $595. Sweater, Rag & Bone, $395. Skirt, Wilfred for Aritzia, $65. Boots, Chloe Gosselin, $1,225.
Mixing a trio of textures—like this plush jacket and tweed skirt, plus velvet stretch booties—gives your look depth and interest.
Jacket, J.O.A., $128. Sweater, Talbots, $299. Skirt, Monique Lhuillier. Boots, 3.1 Phillip Lim, $695.
"Spend more on long-lasting fabrics," says Adam. "Shearling is investment-worthy and never goes out of style." If your closet is full of black, try a merlot. The rich wine hue is the toast of the season—and looks good on all.
Shearling coat, Sandro, $2,860. Dress, Jessica Simpson Collection, $60. Boots, JustFab, $40.
A long, sweeping coat that hits just above your ankles adds the illusion of extra height (so it won't swallow a petite frame) and lets you show off ferocious footwear.
Coat, Talbots, $599. Sweater, Jonathan Simkhai, $345. Skirt, Jonathan Simkhai, $385. Boots, Ann Taylor, $228.
Pump Up the Volume
Why not trade your same old peacoat for something with a bit more panache? Belt an oversize, shawl-collar style at the waist to create an hourglass shape. And for a fresh, modern look, throw on cognac over-the-knee boots.
Coat, AYR, $395. Sweater, Closed, $422. Skirt, Club Monaco, $325. Boots, Aquazzura, $1,150.
Strike the perfect balance of fierce and feminine by pairing a borrowed-from-the-boys coat with girlier pieces, such as a shaggy blush sweater or a flowing pleated skirt.
Left: Coat, 3.1 Phillip Lim, $1,195. Sweater, 3.1 Phillip Lim, $1,095. Skirt, TSE, $995. Boots, Club Monaco, $495.
Right: Coat, Oasis, $170. Sweater, Hilfiger Collection, $360. Skirt, Suno, $995. Socks, Gold Toe, $8. Boots, Donald J Pliner, $248.
Think you can't pull off faux fur? Think again. This daring emerald topper pairs great with everything from your fanciest evening dress to a white blouse and cropped jeans.
Jacket, Michael Michael Kors, $395. Blouse, Michael Michael Kors, $110. Jeans, NYDJ, $124. Boots, Ash, $298.