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Style edit: Ultra-cool winter coats

Up your style game this season with a classic winter coat.

As the weather gets cooler it's time to layer up. And what's better for layering than a warm, woolen, winter coat. When it's freezing outside but warm inside, a winter coat that you can peel off with ease is an absolute essential.

Not only are coats necessary for the frosty weather, but winter coats are a key element of winter style. If you get the right style and shape to suit you, a winter coat can very effortlessly take your fashion to the next level.

So to help you in your search for the perfect one, we've found a stack of coats for every taste and price range. From dusters, pea-coats, biker and double-breasted, here are our favourite winter coats for this season!


You can never go wrong with a basic black.

Vicky Double Breasted Wool Blend Coat
Jennifer Funnel Collar Coat
Bad Romance Coat
Milly Midi Wrap Coat
Forever New
Atmos&Here Bridget Coat
Jupiter lapel coat
Princess Polly
Faux wool biker coat black
The berlin coat
Princess Polly


This high-fashion colour never goes out of style.

Maya Oversized Collar Double Breasted Coat
Veronica Camel Oversized Waterfall Belt Coat
Elsa Relaxed Crombie Coat
Jessie Coat
Premium military faux wool maxi coat tan
In Motion Coat
Cooper St Dark Desire Coat
Roberta Felled Seam Coat
Forever New
Ava And Ever Riley Coat
City Beach


Add a pop to your outfit with a coloured coat.

Winchester Coat
Paisie Rose Scuba Waterfall Coat
Liberty Coat
Nadia Coat
Seed Heritage
Atmos&Here Petra Double-Breasted Wool Blend Coat
Tabitha Faux Fur Coat
Forever New
Leilani Felled Seam Coat
Forever New

Under $100

Stylish and affordable, have a look at our top under $100 picks.

Veronica Black Oversized Waterfall Belt Coat
Oversized waterfall duster coat red
Khaki oversized waterfall duster coat
Black waterfall belted funnel neck coat
Faux pony skin longline biker taupe
Jaydynn Waterfall Coat
Tie Sleeve Duster
Kate belted shawl collar coat
Faux wool biker jacket khaki


For the lady that loves luxe.

Billie Relaxed Trench
Versailles Jacket
David Jones
Braxton Coat
David Jones
Breuer Coat
David Jones
Charcoal Fine Wool Aviator Coat
David Jones
Reema-Belted Jacket
David Jones

Things to remember when choosing a coat

Fabric is everything: If you really need warmth, then you'll need to choose wool. Polyester will not keep the cold out. But if you're in a warmer part of the country and your coat is more for show, then choosing a polyester or duster coat would be a better option. Also, if you pick something very fluffy, the fabric will be more prone to pilling. Make sure you choose a fabric without many loose or fluffy fibres on the surface. It is also important to keep in mind that nylons and polyesters pill more than fibres like wool.

Invest in something timeless: If you're planning on investing big money in a coat, pick a timeless style. While biker-style jackets and printed coats might be hot right now, they may not be next year. You don't want to spend big money on something you can only wear for one season. Stick to classic shapes and styles like wraps or double-breasted.

What does the rest of your wardrobe look like?: Many people think that buying a coloured coat is impractical, but this is not necessarily the case. Take a look at your winter clothes and look at the existing colours you have in your closet. If you find that your current collection of winter pieces are primarily black and grey then a coloured coat is probably a better option than adding another black piece of clothing to your wardrobe. But if you're big on colour already, black or camel is probably the way to go.

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Friend in Fashion aka Jasmin Howell pictured here in Forever New.

Editor's Tip: I love the coats at Forever New. They're typically less than $250 and they're all made from wool - something which is rare if you're shopping on the high street. I go back to there every year for a new coat, even though my old ones still have plenty of wear left in them. They're just such good value for how long they last, how good they look and how warm they are.

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Mia Steiber

Mia Steiber is the Editor of the Shopping section at finder. She has a serious shopping habit and an addiction to gold jewellery. Her talents include tracking down one-off or almost sold out pieces and knowing the sizing charts for just about every brand.

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