10 Best Winter Coats for Women 2020: How to Stay Warm in Style
If you’ve been caught out in the rain one too many times since September, you’ve probably come across this article because “research the best winter coats” is high on your to-do list.
Every single year we seem to forget how cold it can get in autumn, but, bright side (something we’ve had to seek out a lot in 2020), we also forget how much a well-chosen coat (or three) can reinvent your look for the chilly season and make the school run/commute/actually leaving the house WAY more bearable!
With prices starting from £35, our round-up of the best winter coats for women is sure to tick all of your boxes.Stylish. Affordable. The warmest around. You’ll find classic parkers, on-trend puffers and everything between on our list, so fall in love with your newest wardrobe entry here; we’ve got toasty versatility all wrapped up.
Rust Double-Breasted Teddy Bear Coat
Best for: Bear hugs all day
Loathe the very idea of getting dressed when it’s chilly out in A/W? The next best thing to crawling back in with your teddy (no hate if you really have one), is facing the world in a teddy bear coat that will hug you all day long.
They don’t come prettier than this one in a super-wearable rust colour, with a sophisticated collared design and pocket detailing.If your winter uniform is ankle boots and a skirt, you’ll get some wear out of this one!
Khaki Long-Length Padded Coat
Best for: Winter warmth
When frosty skies and bitter winds come knocking, it’s easy to stay snuggled in bed with brew in-hand. But, when your mounting list of to-dos makes that not an option, sometimes all you need is a reassuring wrap-up from our long-length padded coat.
With elasticated cuffs, closable pockets (essential) and faux fur hood, this khaki-hued beauty is a must for effortless winter layering.
Black Belted Padded Coat
Best for: Low-cost luxury
This one’s for all you fashionistas who love playing dress-up in this season’s latest and greatest styles, but don’t want to pay hefty price tags.
The longline style of this belted padded jacket makes it perfect for cold-weather-wear and the faux fur hood will protect you from any unexpected downpours. It is complete with delicate quilted detailing, contrast gold zips and belt buckle, and is cinched in at the waist to give a beautifully feminine silhouette. What’s not to love?
Pink and Black Checked Boyfriend Coat
Best For : Gets bored easily
Got room for more than one coat in your hall (and your budget)?
Let’s face it, boots are a staple item too, but you wouldn’t want to wear the same pair every day for six months. If you’re on the hunt for a wardrobe full of options this A/W, this pink and black checked boyfriend coat deserves – no, must have – a place in your repertoire.
Make all-black outfits a scene stealer when you layer this playful button-up on top.
Black Shine Padded Coat
Best for : High-fashion hunters
Here to add some gloss to your look even when tired eyes betray a late night, the combination of a high-shine finish and padded design has us feeling cosy and supermodel-on-a-day-off fabulous all at once.
Take it to work, to the supermarket, on a romantic walk in the park – whatever you do, just don’t leave this vinyl-look baby home alone. It delivers two trends in one and should be seen, and it’s all yours for £45.For a more low-key look, it also comes in black…
Classic Khaki Parka Coat
Best for : Laid-back ladies
No good coats round-up would be complete without a retro khaki parka in the line-up. The ‘90s icon gives every outfit a cool, grungy edge, just the thing to upgrade jeans and a tee when you’re on the move.
With a faux fur-trim hood, a fluffy half-lining and a toggle waist for a little extra shape, the long-line parka will take laid-back ladies from autumn through summer, from Bonfire Night displays to festivals in the sun.
Not your colour? We have a mid-length option in navy…
Mid-Length Funnel Neck Puffer Coat
Best for : Everyday ease
Funnel-neck coats are the silhouette of the season in our book and they don’t come chicer than this long-line puffer coat.
It’ll keep your neck and legs warm when Jack Frost comes a-nipping and thanks to the oversized design you’ll be able to play with proportions like a style pro, all for £45. Create an effortlessly dramatic look with Chelsea boots and a pair of high-shine jeggings.
Short Pink Padded Coat
Best for : Bright beauties
Think you know fur-trim hoods? Not until you try on this short puffer jacket. The luxurious, salt-and-pepper faux fur hood is here to keep your ears lovely and warm, and make you feel fabulous.
On the other hand, we don’t know what we like more; the faux fur, the beautiful, dusky shade of pink, or the fact it’s available in pillar-box red too. Oh and it comes in at under £50…
Envy PU Biker Jacket
Best for : Dressed up, wrapped up
Yes, being warm is definitely up there when it comes to choosing our winter outerwear, but there are some occasions when a big coat just won’t cut it.
When you want to show off your outfit and take it to the next level (but also shield your arms from goose pimples), a biker jacket is always first on our list.
Our collarless piece will see you through the evening, and though it isn’t hooded, fur-lined or full-length, it’ll complement an on-trend dress like nobody’s business.
Tan Trench Coat
Best For : Loves to layer
We don’t need to tell you the benefits of a trench, but, we will! Not only is the trench coat a timeless classic (people have been wearing them for over an actual century), but there’s something about them that just screams quiet confidence.
Find that you sometimes get hot and bothered in A/W and much prefer the layering game to an oversized number? This trench will work perfectly over a jumper but will also keep the cold off – check!
We hope our round-up helped you to find your new outerwear style and brave the outdoors whenever you can for the rest of 2020. We’d love to see how you wear yours; go wild and don’t forget to tag us on Instagram #MyPeacocks for the opportunity to be featured!
For more of the best AW20 coats for women, check out the rest of our collection here.