It's the Perfect Time to Invest in a Great Winter Coat—28 That Stand Out


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A good coat is the very core of any reliable cold-weather wardrobe and can last for years, if not decades. Therefore, finding the perfect one one sounds like a pressurising task. But fret not, our team of expert editors have been working hard over the last few weeks to narrow down the extensive coat offerings across the high street and designer brands and help you find The One. 

We've sussed out the biggest breakout coat trends you'll want to be in seen in now (and next autumn/winter, too) and below we've pulled an edit together of the very best versions available to buy right away. Suddenly the sudden cold weather doesn't seem so bad...


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From on-trend scarf coats to timeless camel iterations, you can rest assured the twenty-eight coats below are the cream of the outerwear crop—and we're 99.9% certain you'll find your new favourite right here. Whatever your budget, style and personal taste, the coat world is your oyster right now. So go forth and find the cosiest version that feels most suited to you, and be the source of many covetous glares until the sun shines again.

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This story was published at an earlier time and has since been updated.

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Maxine Eggenberger
Deputy Editor

Maxine Eggenberger is Who What Wear UK’s deputy editor and has over thirteen years of experience in fashion journalism. She been creating engaging and elevated style content specifically for Who What Wear UK since 2018, covering runway reports, emerging trends, long-form features, self-styled shopping stories and columns, including her edit of the best new-in buys. She ensures the highest editorial standards are met across the site, leads the editorial team in their SEO strategy and keyword planning, works closely with the beauty team on content initiatives, represents the brand at industry events, and regularly contributes to social media, including her own Who What Wear UK TikTok franchise, French Style Fridays. Previously, Maxine appeared on ITV's This Morning in her own fashion segment and has interviewed countless celebrities—everyone from Victoria Beckham to Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o.

Prior to Who What Wear UK, Maxine’s career began when, after completing her first-ever internship at Look magazine, she was offered a position on the brand's fashion desk. She accepted, leaving university a year early in the process. Her passion and natural talent for writing and styling meant she swiftly rose through the ranks to become the title's fashion news and commercial content editor, with a stint as’s fashion and beauty writer along the way. She later served as Look’s acting Editor in Chief, overseeing both print and digital, before embarking on a successful freelance career, working with Grazia, The Pool, and Marie Claire amongst others.

Maxine is based remotely from her countryside home near Edinburgh where she spends her downtime renovating her house, walking her dogs, hosting friends and trying to master the art of making Old Fashioned cocktails.