9 Fall Coat Trends We Love (and the Boots to Pair With Them)
In dramatic silhouettes and spectacular fabrics, the season's statement coats and boots will definitely get you noticed.
The decade's style is back. Textural faux-fur coats in all shapes, shades and lengths channel the era's jet-set glamour, while sturdy block heels keep the look grounded.
Left: Sweater-coat, Fabiana Filippi
, $6,943. Blouse, Bally
, $995. Pants, Akris
, $895. Earrings, Anne Klein
, $55. Handbag, Anya Hindmarch
, $1,595. Boots, Manolo Blahnik
Center: Jacket, Tory Burch
, $1,198. Dress, Prabal Gurung
, $1,595. Hat, Little Doe
, $390. Boots, Tory Burch
Right: Coat, Donna Salyers Fabulous-Furs
, $299. Dress, Cynthia Rowley
, $462. Belt, Cynthia Rowley
, $110. Rings, Bonheur
, $115 and $120. Boots, Ash
You can't go wrong with a shearling—it's classic and so cozy. This knee-length version nips in at the waist, while fitted sock booties streamline the legs for a flattering silhouette overall. "It's almost like these pieces are giving you a hug," says O
creative director Adam Glassman.
, $1,995. Sweater, Reiss
, $265. Leggings, Spanx
, $98. Boots, Gianvito Rossi
This satin evening coat's rich color is a standout—and the shape is pretty special, too. "A princess cut helps create an hourglass figure," says Adam. Bonus: Not only is it the ideal topper for your night-out LBD, but the quilted fabric actually keeps you warm.
, $3,295. Tights, Fogal
, $55. Boots, Aldo
Say hello to a puffer with panache. "This takes the traditional material, turns it on its head, and makes it a true fashion piece," says Adam. It's a chic way to do the athletic trend with unexpected color blocking, drawstrings and a mountain bootie matchup.
Coat, 3.1 Phillip Lim
, $795. Belt, 3.1 Phillip Lim
. Scarf, J.Crew
, $60. Handbag, Furla
, $528. Boots, Seychelles
Red is the color of the season, and this coatigan (coat-and-cardigan hybrid) is super versatile. "Sure, it's a winter coat, but you can also keep it on inside," says Adam. "It's the kind of piece that finishes a look." Exquisite draping accentuates the positive and magically minimizes the rest.
Coat, Zero + Maria Cornejo
, $2,195. Dress, Zero + Maria Cornejo
, $1,795. Handbag, Roger Vivier
, $3,350. Boots, Christian Louboutin
Be ready for oohs and aahs when you come on the scene in this refined coat. It's made of a matte leather, and the minimalist design is free of any detailing, zippers or buttons. "It's the perfect trench—an investment piece that's so simple, it will never go out of style," says Adam. Bright red boots add a dramatic pop.
, $995. Pants, Tracy Reese
, $298. Boots, Dolce Vita
This isn't your average peacoat. "The color and lightness of the fabric make it feel fresh," says Adam. It's a great alternative to your black or camel go-to.
, $349. Top, Coach 1941
, $595. Pants, Rag & Bone
, $395. Handbag, VereVerto
, $561. Boots, Marc Fisher
Revamp retro with a silver duffle-style puffer and white booties.
Coat, Lands' End
, $169. Dress, 3.1 Phillip Lim
, $695. Tights, DKNY Hosiery
. Boots, Alchimia di Ballin
Statement coats and boots are huge right now!
, $390. Top, COS
, $99. Pants, Red Valentino
, $450. Boots, Rebecca Minkoff