Winter Coats

Winter Coats
Thursday, December, 22, 2011 With so many terrific coats to choose from this year-think: bold colors, animal prints, and utilitarian styles-choosing the one that works for you is often easier said than done! For those of you who still haven't found that perfect coat to cozy up to this season, our advice is simple: check out what fashion's well-dressed femmes reach for when the temperature drops! After all, these stylesetters have access to some of the most coveted and drool-inducing winter coats available, so you're pretty much guaranteed to find a style you love. On that note, we thought we'd help speed up the process by gathering a rather inspiring selection of on-point outerwear in our first ever installment of Who's Wearing What. From Fearne Cotton's shearling number to Sienna Miller's ultra-feminine pick, we've got the scoop on each of today's featured coats, plus details on where your can snag similar pieces! Trust us, by the end of today's story, we promise you'll have found a match!

WHO: Fearne Cotton
WHAT: On her way to BBC 1 radio in London last month.
WEAR: An ultra-cozy-yet-affordable Fearne Cotton for Very.co.uk Faux Shearling Coat ($140) paired with a printed blouse, skinny jeans, and brown suede ankle booties for a cool weekend look.
SIMILAR STYLES: ASOS Shearling Coat ($532); True Grit Shearling Coat ($258); Forever 21 Shearling Suedette Coat ($43).

WHO: Zoe Saldana
WHAT: Running errands in Beverly Hills back in October.
WEAR: A slightly vintage-looking Katherine Hooker Jackson Coat ($1138) in Brown Herringbone looks smart teamed with dark wash jeans and of-the-moment ankle booties.
SIMILAR STYLES: Rag & Bone Westminster Coat ($696); ASOS Checked Trench ($136); Zara Masculine Checked Coat ($189).

WHO: Bianca Brandolini D'Adda
WHAT: Photographed out and about in Paris late last month.
WEAR: An oversized, androgynous coat, like D'Adda's Giambattista Valli wool coat from the F/W 10 collection, will guard you against freezing temperatures and look stylish juxtaposed with sultry accents, like leather knee-high boots!
SIMILAR STYLES: Aubin & Wills Dingleton Oversized Wool-Blend Tweed Coat ($665); Steve Madden Double Breasted Tweed Coat ($138).

WHO: Sienna Miller
WHAT: Leaving The Royal Courts of Justice in London late last month. WEAR: If you tend to favor more ladylike pieces, go for a belted, feminine, and flared style like Miller's Vidler and Nixon Marie Coat from the F/W 07 collection, which is quite versatile and can double as a dress.
SIMILAR STYLES: French Connection Fit & Flare Coat ($345); ASOS Asymmetric Fit and Flare Coat ($122).

WHO: Ashley Olsen
WHAT: Spotted out in New York early last month.
WEAR: An extremely long, furry-collared Christian Dior coat in a rich camel hue is the ultimate statement piece!
SIMILAR STYLES: ONE by Nonoo Cosima Shearling Collar Jacket ($627); Victoria's Secret Faux-Fur Collar Coat ($150); BB Dakota Ojai Coat ($129).

WHO: Anne Hathaway
WHAT: Braving the chilly weather in New York last month.
WEAR: A military-influenced style with the cuffs rolled up, like Hathaway's 45rpm coat, never goes out of a style.
SIMILAR STYLES: Cole Haan Single Breasted Belted Coat ($556); Mossimo Military Short Wool Coat ($60).

WHO: Kate Moss
WHAT: Snapped arriving home in London last month.
WEAR: A mid-thigh length, vintage furry overcoat can bring an element of luxury to any look.
SIMILAR STYLES: Georgie Faux Fur Coat ($415); Baguda Long Faux Fur Coat ($238); MICHAEL Michael Kors Faux Fur Coat ($225).-Jessica Baker

Photos of Zoe Saldana and Ashley Olsen, courtesy of X17; Photo of Bianca Brandolini D'Adda, courtesy of Getty; Photos of Sinner Miller and Anne Hathaway, courtesy of Pacific Coast News; Photo of Fearne Cotton, courtesy of Splash.
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