Wool Coats For Women
Joseph's pared-back sophistication is evident in this concrete-grey Rowen coat. It's crafted from heavyweight felted wool and cashmere blend and tailored to loosely drape over the body. Note the attached drawcord hood front flapped pockets and unlined inside - making it perfect for layering over chunky sweaters. Slip it on with business-ready or weekend separates taking advantage of this piece's versatile hybrid design.
First spotted on the AW17 Runway this light-grey wool coat from Proenza Schouler will see you through the colder seasons perfectly paired with your winter edit. It features a detachable cream faux-fur and metallic-silver faux-leather detachable collar with exposed seams - a decorative detail that adds interest to the boxy shape. Team with the pleated crepe-jersey skirt and front-tie block heel leather mules to style as the label intended.
Isabel Marant's light-grey Duard coat is a simple yet sophisticated piece that will soon become a wardrobe mainstay. It is tailored from a cosy alpaca and wool-blend to a loose ankle-skimming silhouette and left unlined to ensure it hangs perfectly. Emphasise the fluid feel with wide-leg trousers and ankle boots.
Look to Joseph for elegant outerwear that feels as timeless as it does elegant like this heather-grey double-faced wool and silk-blend Marvil coat. It's tailored to a single-breasted shape with notch lapels and long sleeves and is detailed with raw edges alongside raised seams across the body for a subtle modern twist. Leave it open over a sweater and cropped trousers.
A cape will lend any look a touch of nonchalant glamour. This Peter Pilotto style takes inspiration from Nordic landscapes and is crafted from a light-grey ottoman knit wool-blend that's printed with an ultra-modern geometric motif. The attached hood and languorous silhouette will drape over roll-neck sweaters and jeans effortlessly.
Prada's concrete-grey wool-blend coat strikes the perfect balance between traditional tailoring and ultra-feminine details. It's crafted in Italy with a point collar and coordinating cuff straps that are framed with black topstitching and is embellished with a grey feather trim down the centre of the front placket. Black satin-twill lining ensures a flawless drape. Anchor it with pointed slingback heels.
Connolly's perennial stylish approach to wardrobe staples is showcased in this tonal-grey double-breasted coat. It's crafted from heavyweight herringbone wool-blend and shaped to an oversized silhouette with notch lapels dropped shoulder seams flapped pockets and an attached back strap. Wear it with tailored separates for a sophisticated take on androgyny.
It's the supreme fabrications and classic cuts that set Joseph's outerwear apart. This grey Lima coat is cut from an ultra-soft blend of wool and cashmere and simply wraps around the figure with an open front and matching waist belt. Stay true to the label's purist predilections with creamy neutral separates beneath.
For AW17 Isabel Marant heralds a sophisticated mood as seen in this charcoal-grey Dajo oversized coat. It's crafted from heavyweight wool with rounded dropped shoulders and a wide peak lapel and is cut with a classic double-breasted front to create a bold androgynous silhouette. The style is finished with a standout burgundy-red lining that lifts the otherwise muted palette. Shrug it on to offer a refined spin to day separates.
Carl Kapp aims to 'elevate the everyday' with his luxuriously pared-back aesthetic and this light-grey Long Masera coat does just that. It's expertly tailored from wool-blend towelling - sharpened with padded shoulders and slender peak lapels - and turns to reveal an unexpected silver satin binding to streamline the silhouette. Layer over your favourite workwear separates.
Stella McCartney's mid-grey wool-blend Imelda coat is the perfect introduction to amplified silhouettes. It's tailored with a double-breasted front and commanding notch lapels that stretch over the shoulders and finished with a charcoal-grey satin-twill lining to ensure a flawless drape. Shrug it over a ribbed-knit sweater and cropped trousers for instant off-duty cool.
Acne Studios's charcoal-grey wool Cherl T Melton coat is subtly defined by white topstitching. Demonstrating Jonny Johansson's expertise in tailoring it's expertly crafted to a smart single-breasted shape that's polished with notch lapels flapped pockets and waist-honouring darts then lined in light-pink twill for a smooth finish. Layer it over workwear ensembles all week long.
Raey's mushroom-grey wool-blend blanket coat is tailored in the UK to an oversized silhouette which is enhanced with dropped shoulders - a hallmark of the the label's contemporary aesthetic. It's shaped with peak lapels and has two large patch pockets for cosy appeal. Wear it with everything from tailoring to casual denim.
With modern contemporary appeal this light-grey and ivory cropped Raey blanket coat is the result of a modern silhouette cut from traditional herringbone-wool. It's tailored in the UK with dropped shoulder seams that juxtapose the sharp notch lapels and detailed with a waist tab at the back. Wear it over an all-white ensemble for a fresh take on slouchy tailoring.
Isabel Marant's charcoal-grey Lea coat debuted on the designer's AW17 runway in Paris. It's expertly crafted from wool-felt with a black satin butterfly lining and has a slim double-breasted shape with typical 1980s-style puffed shoulders peak lapels and statement black buttons. Pairing it with colour-pop trousers will create a contemporary feel.
Crafted from a tactile woven wool-blend this coat in charcoal-grey demonstrates REDValentino's masterful approach to contemporary tailoring. The style is crafted with a classic point collar and falls in a stylish loose shape with a curved step-hem and side slits for ease of movement. Concealed stud fastenings at the single-breasted front create a flattering streamlined silhouette. Wear as a contemporary cover-up to your office attire.
Gucci's tonal-brown wool coat is treated with a heavy dose of Alessandro Michelle's eclectic charm. It's decorated with a red and green sequin bouquet embellishment that's seemingly held together with a blue bow applique and has layered lapels - note the contrasting tonal-grey checked notch style for a retro twist. Unbutton it to reveal a ladybird embroidery on the lining along with lettering reading 'Nothing matters (that) much'. Style yours with floral trousers to emulate the designer's approa
The multicoloured floral jacquard that trims this taupe-grey brushed yak-wool Lhamu coat nods to Etro's signature exoticism. Beautifully tailored in Italy the slim silhouette features subtle slanted shoulders and bracelet-length sleeves and is finished with teal-blue faux-shearling across the collar and cuffs. Shrug it on over a peasant blouse and velvet trousers for a textual contrast.
Outerwear is integral to Alturzarra's AW17 collection. This grey-melange wool-felt Gardano coat is crafted in Italy with a dark brown fox-fur spread collar a decorative storm and wind flap that's trimmed with creamy faux-pearls and finished with frog-loop fastening toggles - a nod to traditional fastenings. Leave it open over smart separates to reveal glimpses of the grey and yellow-striped felt interior.
Marco de Vincenzo shifts his focus to daywear for Pre-AW17 but the result is just as statement worthy. This grey Prince of Wales-check wool coat is tailored to a feminine fit-and-flare silhouette with neatly cropped sleeves and defined with contrasting white topstitching at the point collar epaulettes and cuff straps. Indulge in the label's maximalist styling and slip it over a clashing printed dress.