I admit it. I live in Florida and there is no need for me to stock up on winter jackets, boots, and all those warm and cozy accessories you lucky northerners get to have. But here’s the thing… my handsome fella and I are heading out on a road trip in February and I want warm, trendy, and perfect to be the three essentials my wardrobe has.
I’ve poured through countless sites to find what’s in, what I genuinely would wear and came up with an idea. Why not share with all you babely ladies what coats and jackets are considered to be “it” this year! So I’ve compiled a list of 10 great choices in various colors, fabrics and styles, all under $200. That’s right, winter wear that will last you from now until spring and well into the next few winters.
1. The LB Brand PLM Varsity Jacket – $135
For all you gorgeous gals out there that happen to be mother’s too, The LB Brand is where it’s at. This black varsity jacket not only embodies the essence of cool, but reads “PROTECTOR, LOVER, MOTHER.” A beautiful and bad ass way to show off your Modern Mama style.
2. Bottle Green Wool Coat by Zara – $129
This gorgeous coat comes in many hues including Burgudy, Mustard, and Navy, but this Bottle Green is just perfect. A dash of emerald to mix with your bundled winter wear, this coat adds just enough interest to a classic style.
3. Fitted Coat by HM – $70
Looking for something a little more on the chic and professional side? This fitted coat by HM is the perfect addition. Felted fabric with imitation leather accents, this coat looks beautiful with pants of dress, heels or boots. Dress it up for a night out or take it down a notch with jeans and ankle boots for a day out.
4. Slim Funnelneck Jacket by Free People – $168
Forever a fan of Free People, I can’t get enough of this utilitarian style with it’s fitted sleeves and dreamy white lining. Belted to accentuate your waist, this coat just begs to be warn on your next winter adventure.
5. Fairfax Plaid Coat by Gypsy Warrior – $68
Oh, plaid, how I love thee. The extra length and bright color of this coat is sure to make a statement. Gypsy Warrior is never lacking in the sheer awesomeness and quality of their products and this coat is no different!
6. Wool Toggle Coat by Gap – $168
I’ve always loved Gap. I’ve worn it since I was tiny and will continue wearing it until the day I die. This charcoal grey coat is a great homage to simplicity and timeless fashion. This lighter colored option can be paired with just about anything and is sure to be a staple in your closet.
7. Fab at the Fundraiser Coat by Modcloth – $170
The moment I saw this coat, I couldn’t resist. It’s just the right amount of intriguing with the perfect touch of class. The removable faux fur shawl adds a wonderful warmth and air of sophistication to a maroon houndstooth base. This is definitely a coat for the adventurous, enigmatic woman in you!
Show off your bohemian spirit and stay cozy with this beauty. Just looking at this I feel so warm and snug! Enough room to wiggle and a beautiful flare to the front, this coat is a throwback to the 70s in the best way.
9. Denali Faux Fur Jacket by Sanctuary – $198
I’ve always wanted to indulge in a furry jacket that was not only warm, but softer than love itself, but I just can’t bring myself to buy real fur. Usher in the age of faux fur and this delectable coat from Sanctuary.
10. Hooded Quilted Jacket by TopShop –
$115 SALE $65!
For a more casual jacket with still a flare for trends and comfort, this amazing quilted jacket is pitch black with a touch of texture to work with any outfit. Perfect for those who’s wardrobes are dark and bold.