To combat the winter chill and make a style statement, coats are a kind of garment found in the wardrobe of every fashionista. Modern designer coats have done a good job to stay on trend this season. You simply need to hit your local stores and you will see a plenty of new and off-beat designer stuff. In the 2016-2017 season, designers recommend design coats to the ground or to the knees. In addition, the military style assumes khaki color, a traditional military shade is popular this year.
The early fall and the end of warm days dictates us the new fashion trends. First, it reflects on length. Thus, in the foreground appear shorter patterns, especially those above the knee. In addition, no matter how comfortable and practical the jackets are, the so loved by the majority casual style, it is practically impossible without a short coat. As for the cut, actual are classic double breasted or claspless designs, blazer type coats as well as intricate designs. The important thing is to not forget that despite coat, the bottom of the look must be narrowed: pencil skirt, tight fit pants or skinny jeans.
- Puff / Quilted Coat: These coats may posses either of the stitches – Classic diamond, vertical and horizontal with shaped seams this season. Designers decided to experiment with quilted fabrics. Thus, feather jackets, quilted jackets, and now puff coats are extremely popular.
- Long Wool Duffle Coats: Earlier called only long wool coats, fitted with oblong clasp instead of buttons and inserted pockets. Now, with the fashion industry progress, this design has become even more different. Some designers have shortened its hem, others have given it an asymmetrical cut and decorated the coats with current prints and colors, while the rest have added inserted pockets and removed the typical checkered lining.
- Sleeveless Coats: Launched by brands like Escada, Anya Hindmarch, Dennis Basso, etc. How practical is it? How will it deal with its main task of protecting the body from bad weather? Some brands recommend to wear cardigans, sweaters, dresses with long sleeve sunder these coats.
- Oversized coats: Imagine coats with sloping shoulders, elongated sleeves, and a shin-grazing length) for a devil-may-care “borrowed-from-the-boys” attitude.Oversize style is ideal if used sparingly, as demonstrated once again by fashion connoisseurs as Valentino, Victoria Beckham, Alberta Ferretti, Dolce & Gabbana, Delpozo, Emilia Wickstead, Stella McCartney, Nina Ricci, Marques’ Almeida, Marc Jacobs, Luisa Beccaria, Ellery, Emilio Pucci, Altuzarra.
- Military Coats: If you have a coat in the closet that resembles a military coat, do not rush to hide it too far. Instead, fastly prepare it for next cold season. Examples of fashionable Military style coats can be found in the lines Ermanno Scervino, John Galliano, Burberry, Coach, 1941, Tibi, Tommy Hilfiger, Mulberry, Derek Lam.
- Collar Boas and Fur Sleeves : With the progressive approach of the fashion industry, usage of fur has changed entirely. Modern females love to experiment in this regard. You should try some new coats with collars and boas and fur sleeves on hems, pockets, waist or any other part of the coat you choose to buy.
- Metallic textures : Shiny surfaces, iridescent features, and metallic shades of leather coats … are the future coats. The bottom line is: this season, will have to arm ourselves with patience and pass “metallic” from the “special events” category in “casual looks” category.
- Sheepskin and karakul coats: They are natural in look. They are very expensive. Most importantly, they are completely original in look and they come in various colors. Wear your favorite colored scarf, pair of shoes and a little of bit jewelry and you are all set to rule million hearts. Your true sexy look will surely be on display in its best form as you can wear belts with them around your waist. Your new hairdo will add a pinch of much needed killing attitude to your look.
It’s time to update your wardrobe with these trendy coats. These coats will perfectly protect your body from inclement weather during this winter season. Most importantly, they will exuberate the sex appeal of your personality boldly like never before.