14 Affordable Faux-Fur Coats and How to Style Them This Year

One of the best parts about the winter season is arguably bundling up in as many blankets and cozy layers as possible. For maximum comfort, the softer the layers, the better, which is why faux-fur coats are a must-have among your winter wardrobe rotation. If you're anything like me, the idea of buying a faux-fur coat is a tad more fun than actually figuring out how to wear it. Because truly, how is one supposed to style heaps of fuzzy fabrics while still looking elevated and not like said coat is taking over your entire body. 

Well, per usual, we're here to help. Ahead we have gathered seven outfits that show fresh ways to style faux-fur coats this season along with several affordable options so that you can re-create the look. From leopard prints to deep black hues, there's sure to be a faux-fur coat for you here and a winter outfit idea to match. 


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Style Tip: Go for a monochromatic look underneath your faux-fur coat for an effortless yet chic winter ensemble. 


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Style Tip: Take suiting to the next level by layering a statement-making faux-fur coat atop your outfit. Accompanied by unconventional winter accessories, this look will get you compliments left and right. 


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Style Tip: Let your coat do all the talking by keeping things simple underneath. Jeans, polished shoes, and a classic bag will do just the trick. 


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Style Tip: Offset a wildly furry jacket with a delicate blouse and skinny jeans. This way, you'll be wearing the coat, not the other way around. 


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Style Tip: Have fun with contrasting prints this season and wear multiple animal prints together at once. You might feel warm, but you'll look cool.


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Style Tip: Feeling fancy? Then pull your silk slip skirt out from the depths of your closet, throw on a chunky knit, and finish the look with your richest-looking faux-fur coat. This outfit will take you from the office to the theater with no necessary changes. 


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Style Tip: Tone down an oversize floor-length faux-fur coat with tailored separates and sneakers. 

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