Fall Coats of Many Colors
This coat is as pretty as a party dress with its flared shape, ruffled sleeves, sleek neckline, and luxe silk lining.
Buy It: Flounce-Sleeve Topper, $249; talbots.com
Count on this lightweight, collarless layer to fancy up your look, day or night. Bonus points for extra pockets.
Buy It: Modern Textured Jacket, $159; chicos.com
Go with the color of the season: Millennial Pink. The soft shade of pink is perfect to transition from fall to winter.
Buy It: Textured-Bouclé Everyday Coat, $64.99; oldnavy.com
Meet your next game-day companion. This wool peacoat's simple silhouette keeps it traditional, but the bold navy hue gives it an unexpected twist.
Buy It: Classic Wool Peacoat, $169; landsend.com
One of the most classic transitional pieces is a denim jacket. We love the frayed mandarin collar of this one.
Buy It: Modern Denim Jacket, $89.50; loft.com
Imagine yourself picking pumpkins while wrapped in this cozy wool coat. With a high neck, you can be sure those fall winds won't give you chills.
Buy It: City Coat, $228; factory.jcrew.com
This jacket is a feminine take on the classic trench. With cascading lapels and simple epaulets at the shoulder, it isn't too fussy. The soft grey color won't compete with your outfit underneath.
Buy It: Halogen Drape Jacket, $129; nordstrom.com
Fun in Fuchsia
Want to make a statement? Think pink. This universally flattering A-line coat has hidden pockets and buttons for a smooth, bulk-free look.
Buy It: Imelda Coat, $290; bodenusa.com
This wrap coat is made out of boiled wool. It gives you all the warmth without the bulk of a traditional wool coat. Make a statement in cobalt. It goes well with any color, so you can wear it often.
Buy It: Wrap Coat in Boiled Wool, $168; jcrew.com
You can't go wrong with a camel wool coat. This one is unlined which cuts down on some of the bulk.
Buy It: Classic Wool Coat; $228; gap.com
When it comes to a black coat, you need something to make it special. This wool-blend coat has a flounce hem to give it some flare. It will look great with dresses and skirts and be in your closet for years to come.
Buy It: Italian Melton Wool-Blend Flounce-Hem Coat, $298; bananarepublic.com