The heating is on full whack, frappachinos have been swapped for hot chocolates and and mules have well and truly been booted to the back of the wardrobe (until next spring anyway). Winter is here ladies and instead of going into full hibernation mode, its time to wrap up your wardrobe and invest in a coat that will make you wish it was chilly 365 days a year; after all, there is no such thing as bad weather, it just means you don’t have the right clothes to embrace it. Our edit of some of the most fashion forward and more importantly, warm coats will show you that a coat doesn’t have to cover up an outfit, it can totally be the piece that makes it. 

The duvet day has been given a whole new meaning with this effortlessly edgy longline puffa. This khaki version is a welcome addition due to its versatility and off-duty wow factor. We’ve layered ours over a maxi dress and buckled boots, but this casual coat oozes cool girl vibes teamed with just about anything.

The leather jacket, but not how you know it. This beauty has been given the oh-so trendy utility treatment and is going to be your new winter fave. Structure your style with a tie waist jacket, featuring oversized pockets and a prim collar. Style with tartan wide leg trousers for a fashion forward feel, or keep the look low key by teaming with jeans and dad trainers. 

Every fashionista knows that a trench coat is a wardrobe staple, but why not mix it up with this contemporary twist on a style we all know and love. With high shine having a major moment, it would be wrong not to touch on the hottest trend of the season. This version has never been so wearable, whether worn over a check midi skirt or layered over a slogan tee and jeans – this coat is sure to leave you earning some fashion points. 

The parka has been given the OTL treatment this season, The perfect way to add the element of casual to any look, with a side of sparkle – pair with a denim midi dress and dad trainers and you’re good to go. Not a fan of slouchy? Then don’t forget to cinch in the waist for a that extra feminine feel.

You simply cant escape faux fur now the weather has taken a turn, not only does it keep you toasty, the luxe aesthetic is going to get you major fashion points. Brown has overtaken black as the go-to colour-way for this season, so be bang on trend whilst protecting yourself from the chillier days and nights. Play on the glam feels this jacket exudes and pair with silky trousers to have you looking all things luxurious.

This urban bomber style jacket is the ultimate way to add a sporty edge to a look this season. The elasticated bottom and relaxed fit gives the overall look a 'borrowed from your boyfriend' aesthetic. Avoid teaming this style with other loose styles, instead pair with a ribbed mini to give the look a feminine feel.