10 Coats to Help You Beat the Chill in Style

By Erin Donnelly

Say what you want about the frigid temps, your red and chafed nose, and that peculiar purplish cast to your ice-cold skin. So long as the winter weather gives us an excuse to splash out on a gorgeous new coat to go with our chic cold-weather ensembles, we’ll be welcoming Jack Frost with open arms. Read on to see the top 10 women’s winter coats that we at Single Minded Women think you’ll swoon over, from studious plaids to dramatic fur trim to retro-glam cuts. And because we’re all about the affordable fashion ‘round these parts, you’ll be happy to note that half of these selections are priced at under $200.

Now get out there and cozy up to these winter musts:

GUESS by Marciano Bow Back Topper: An Audrey-esque funnel collar, oversized buttons, and a sweet bow detail at the back help this coat stand out from the pack. Choose from classic black or striking sangria. $138 at Nordstrom.

Ann Taylor Milano Stitch Double-Breasted Coat: Make a chic statement in this sleek peacock blue stunner. $199 at Ann Taylor.

KORS Michael Kors Fur Collar Belted Coat: If you can afford to splurge, this glamorous fur-collared beauty is worth the dough. It’s just the thing to unleash your inner Hitchcock heroine. $660 at Shopbop.

Calvin Klein Luxe Wing-Collar Wrap Coat: Need a wrap coat to go with your DVF wrap dress? This practical but polished version has style longevity written all over it. $206.25 at Macy’s.

Surface to Air Lotus Coat: On the hunt for the unique? Try this striking coat’s striated gold, brown, and black effect. $276 at Tobi.

Bebe Studded Long Trench Coat: Hello, sexy. This long, Matrix-esque show-stopper comes with a studded black belt for extra drama. $279 at Bebe.

Old Navy Pique Wool-Blend Coat: A bold burst of color is just the thing to brighten a dreary winter day. Choose from aqua, green, or purple. $89.50 at Old Navy.

DKNY Black Leather Belted Long Coat: Leather buffs will fall for this tough-but-tony belted coat, which offers the edge of leather without the bulk. $360 at Bluefly.

We LUVLUVLUV IT, and so will you!

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