How to Make Any Coat Work Harder, in 20 Epic Outfits

A really great winter coat is hard to come by and therefore deserves a great coat-centric outfit to let it shine. So once you've got over the first hurdle of finally deciding which coat trend to opt in on (or to ignore all trends and land on a classic such as a camel number), it's then a case of styling it up to perfection.

More often than not, the obvious choice when outfit-building around outerwear is to slip said coat over a chunky knit and jeans, but after only a few short weeks, that fail-safe formula can feel a little tired. This is where we come in. We're all too familiar with the challenges that come with the cold weather dressing, so we've rounded-up 20 easy-to-copy coats outfit ideas to ensure you have all the sartorial inspiration you need, from now and way into the depths of winter.

From vinyl trenches to checked maxi coats, scroll below to see how our favourite influencers are going to style their coat outfits up this year.

Don't forget your ankle boots!