9 Coat Trends to Read Up on Before You Start Looking for The One

With the new-season trends being at the top of our wish lists, this means one thing and one thing only: It's finally time to start thinking about a winter coat.

Although it's transitional weather and none of us really know what to wear right now, each year, some, if not all, key coat styles sell out relatively fast so it's time to get them now. All fashion girls know the best coats have already arrived and some have probably even sold out. To avoid such disappointment, we've done all the hard work for you and rounded up the nine trends that you need to know about. 

So which styles are taking off? There's something for everyone this season, from minimalist to maximalist and from old shapes in new hues to plush belted leather iterations ideal for wearing between seasons—keep scrolling to see and shop 2018's coolest coat trends.

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Next up, now you've got your coat it's time to choose your ankle boots.