15 Chic Trench Coats That Are Sure To Keep You Warm Now And Forever

A trench for every occasion

You can’t beat a classic trench coat. The ultimate trans-seasonal wardrobe staple, the humble trench coat is all one needs to fight a bitter chill or for some lightweight layering over a summer dress. 

A trench coat is easily one of the most timeless pieces to exist in your style arsenal, so it only makes sense that every fashion devotee owns one of their own.

Whether you love a classic double-breasted or a modern, synthetic piece á la The Matrix, there are endless variations that are sure to suit all styles. 

Below, we’ve rounded up the best styles of trench coats and where you can find your own.

The Double-Breasted Trench

Double Breasted Trench Coat
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Traditional in construction, the double-breasted trench coat is one of the more common forms of trench around—but that doesn’t mean you can’t have some fun with it. Experiment with busy prints, modern silhouettes and abstract layers for a more on-trend look. 

Michael Kors Trench Coat

Check Pattern Trench Coat by Michael Kors, $477 at Farfetch.

LouLou Studio trench Coat

‘Pukapuka’ Oversized Linen Trench Coat by LouLou Studio, $853.45 at NET-A-PORTER.

Preen Line Trench Coat

Adel’ Asymmetric Double-Breasted Twill Trench Coat by Preen Line, $530 at Matches Fashion.

The Single-Breasted Trench

Single Breasted Trench Coat

The less common, yet equally as chic, option is the single-breasted trench coat. Sporting only a single row of buttons, they’re the perfect piece for lovers of a traditional trench who are looking for slightly less bells and whistles.

Golden Goose Trench Coat

‘Serenity’ Single-breasted Trench Coat by Golden Goose, $788 at Matches Fashion.

Calvin Klein Trench Coat

Single-breasted Trench Coat by Calvin Klein, $481 at Farfetch.

Stella McCartney Trench Coat

Single-breasted Cotton Trench Coat by Stella McCartney, $850 at Matches Fashion.

The Leather Trench

Leather Trench Coat

Timeless-meets-trendy, the Leather Trench coat is the ideal piece for those looking to move away from a traditional trench. Made from leather and sometimes synthetic fabrications, try adding this textured number to your wardrobe and watch every outfit you own turn 10 times as chic.

Apparis Trench Coat

Lucia’ Trench Coat by Apparis, $639 at Farfetch.

Low Classic Trench Coat

Belted Faux Leather Trench Coat by Low Classic, $652.88 at NET-A-PORTER.

Apparis Trench Coat

‘Kiera’ Vegan Leather Trench Coat by Apparis, $639 at Farfetch.

The Classic Trench

Classic Trench Coat

The classic trench coat is exactly that: classic. For lovers of the traditional double-breasted, plaid-lined coat, Burberry’s collection is a must-have, purely as a collector’s item. However, there are many other iterations of the classic that are sure to stand the test of time.

Burberry Trench Coat

‘The Chelsea’ Cotton-Gabardine Trench Coat by BURBERRY, $2497.91 at NET-A-PORTER.

Nili Lotan Trench Coat

‘Tanner’ Trench Coat by Nili Lotan, $1366.23 at Shopbop.

Maison Margiela

Double-breasted Twill Trench Coat by Maison Margiela, $666 at Matches Fashion.

The Waist-Tie Trench

Wrap-Around Trench

Love the silhouette of a trench coat but not keen on the excessive hardware? With little to no buttons, fastenings or yolks, a waist-tie trench is ideal for those who love a laid-back look without compromising on sophistication. Look chic with minimal effort? We’re in.

Christopher Esber Trench Coat

‘Transit Redux’ Trench by Christopher Esber, $497.50 at The Undone.

Joseph Trench Coat

‘Lewis’ Cotton-Blend Gabardine Trench Coat by Joseph, $536 at Matches Fashion.

Anna Quan Trench Coat

‘Inez’ Trench Coat by Anna Quan, $445 at The Undone.

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