Basics, checkered prints, bright colours, made of wool or fur… There are so many beautiful options available on the market, and even in our closet, that it is more than confirmed that the long coat is the great basic of winter. That is clear, but doubts may arise when combining it. If you were still reserving that merino wool garment for a special night, we confirm that you can also wear it with more casual outfits and thus get much more out of it. We present you the 12 looks that prove that the long coat is the best purchase of winter , whatever its color, pattern or fabric, and no matter what time passes.
There is no better example than the one worn by the German Livia Auer through the streets of New York. If you want to hit the office and flaunt down the halls in style, do like her and pair a cropped vest with matching charcoal slacks , a pair of pointy-toe leather ankle boots, and a warm, masculine-cut coat with buttons and side pockets.
For the weekend
The weekend arrives and our wardrobe repertoire softens with much more comfortable and timeless garments like the ones worn by the influencer Felicia Akerstrom in Stockholm. She just needed to add to her beige coat a couple of sizes larger, a simple ecru wool sweater, 90s-style straight-cut jean jeans, and a pair of white lace -up sneakers .
The trick to combine the most special
If you have a starring piece on your dress like the three-tone checked design worn by fashion businesswoman Maria Kragmann , don’t hesitate to be inspired by her styling made up of wardrobe basics that never go out of style. In a roomy gray turtleneck, baggy jeans, leather ballet flats, and a wide -handled crossbody bag .
That pink is the star trend of recent seasons is no secret. That is why it is not surprising that the renowned Nordic stylist Emili Sindlev brings that touch of vibrant color with her fuchsia coat following the Barbiecore fever to her basic look created from a fine knit sweater, jeans and the famous Chanel ballerinas with toecaps. .
The effortless aesthetic has been consolidated in the day-to-day life of content creators such as the Belgian twenty-something Tini , who seeks the ideal balance between sports accessories and the light gray coat that you can also wear with heels. She does it with a sweater, pants gathered at the ankle, New Balance sneakers, a green maxi scarf as well as socks and a cap.
The ideal for blondes
If there is a color that has become the favorite of blondes who want to get away from the classic proposals, that is chocolate brown . In the corners of Copenhagen we find fashion expert Anna Katinka proving that her coat and her loose turtleneck go great with suit pants and loafers , even if you’re going to cycle around the city!