From wearing trenches as dresses to sporting bright pink faux fur with matching shoes, Australia's style set proved your outerwear can be the defining feature in one very chic - and very warm - outfit.
Furthermore, Pinterest has seen teddy coats trending as the cold rolls in - with a 280% increase in saves compared to last year, and a 1200% increase globally. The aforementioned faux fur coats are also officially a happening thing Down Under, with a 50% increase in saves this year.
Without further ado, your official winter coat guide.
Fashion is having a highland fling - but the overall aesthetic is less Bravehart and more Clueless, especially when styled with '90s nonchalance.
Burberry Tartan Trench Coat, $3395, Farfetch.com
Jac + Jack Bradford Coat, $995, Jacandjack.com
It's the LBD of outerwear: simple, sophisticated and always in style. This season's incarnation is minimal and mannish. Pair with floaty florals for an element of surprise.
Saba Prudence Long Coat, $499, Saba.com.au
Hansen & Gretel Susie Wool Coat, $399, Hansenandgretel.com
Whether neutral or colour-splashed, the way to go is faux, with everyone from high fashion to the high street taking note. Team your fluffy topper with smart separates and cool jewels.
H&M Faux Fur Jacket, $139, Hm.com.au
Alice + Olivia Damaris Two-Tone Faux Fur Coat, $282, Theoutnet.com
Winter's snuggliest trend combines the cute with the cosy. This season, teddy coats starred at Off-White, Max Mara and Miu Miu in chic, tonal caramel.
Glassons Cosy Teddy Coat, $110, Glassons.com.au
I Am Gia Pixie Coat, $110, Iamgia.com
Get on the grid with traditional tweed, herringbone and Prince of Wales check. The look is set to remain a front-row favourite for seasons to come - add to your wardrobe now.
H&M coat, $169, hm.com.au
Feathers Underground Jacket, $570, Feathers.com.au