If you’ve been caught out in the rain one too many times since September, you’ve probably come across this article because finding one of 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. We can also forget how much a well-chosen coat (or three!) can reinvent your look for the chilly seasons and make leaving the house WAY more bearable!
With prices starting from £25, our round-up of the best (and warmest) winter coats for women is sure to tick all your boxes. Stylish, affordable and oh-so-snuggly, you’ll fall in love with classic parkers, on-trend puffers and everything in between on our list. Find your newest outerwear entry here; we’ve got toasty versatility all wrapped up.
Brown Faux Fur Bomber Jacket
£30.00 | Best for: Enduring style & cosy vibes
Loathe the very idea of getting dressed when it’s chilly outside? The next best thing to crawling back into bed with your teddy (yes, it’s totally acceptable to have one!), is facing the world in a sumptuous fur bomber jacket (faux fur, of course) that will hug you all day long.
They don’t come fluffier than this one in super-wearable brown, with an elasticated waist and large hood.
Tokyo Laundry Khaki Mid-Length Padded Coat
£45.00 | Best for: Winter warmth
When frosty skies and bitter winds come knocking, it’s easy to stay snuggled in bed with a brew in hand. But, when your mounting list of to-dos makes that unfortunately not an option, sometimes all you need is a reassuring wrap-up from our mid-length padded coat.
With a funnel neck, closable pockets (essential) and padded hood, this khaki-hued beauty is a must for effortless winter layering. (Psst! It’s also available in white and beige, so why not get one in every colour?)
Black Shine Padded Coat
£45.00 | Best for: Low-cost luxury
This one’s for all the fashionistas who love playing dress up in this season’s latest and greatest styles - but don’t want to deal with hefty price tags.
The padded lining of this black shine jacket makes it perfect for cold-weather wear and the faux fur hood will protect you from any unexpected downpours. Complete with delicate quilted detailing, thumb holes, and zip-up pockets, what’s not to love?
As if this outerwear staple couldn’t get any sweeter, it’s also available in shimmering silver. You’ll want to add this to your wardrobe, pronto.
Check Parka Raincoat
£35.00 | Best for: Unpredictable British weather
Ah, the wonderful British weather. One minute it’s cold and frosty, the next it’s hail storming! Prepare for every eventuality with this super-practical check parka raincoat.
Take it to work, to the supermarket, on a romantic walk in the park – whatever you do, just don’t leave this check-print baby home alone. It’s waterproof, has multiple pockets and a drawstring hood, and it’s all yours for £35. Take that rain clouds!
Pink Belted Coat
£45.00 | Best for: Girly girls
Got room for more than one coat in your cupboard (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 autumn/winter, this pink short belted coat deserves – no, must have – a place in your repertoire!
Make all-black outfits pop when you layer this playful funnel collar coat on top. Complete with a faux fur trim and black belt, it’s no surprise that it makes our list of the best winter coats.
Navy Longline Belted Coat
£50.00 | Best for: Loves to layer
We don’t need to tell you the benefits of a longline coat, but we will anyway! Not only is this style a timeless classic, but it’s so easy to throw on over your outfit to protect against the elements and stay cosy.
For days when you want to be warm and dry yet fashionable, this navy longline belted coat is just the thing. Cinched in at the waist, it’ll give you an enviable figure and works perfectly over a jumper. Keep the cold at bay this winter – check!
Classic Khaki Parka Coat
£45.00 | Best for: Laid-back ladies
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, and from Bonfire Night displays to festivals in the sun.
Not your colour? We have a mid-length option in navy…
Black Short Padded Coat
£45.00 | Best for: Everyday ease
A trusty black padded coat is an winter must-have in our book, and they don’t come chicer than this padded number.
It’ll keep you nice and warm when Jack Frost comes a-nipping thanks to its thick, insulated lining, and the hood will keep you dry too.
PU Biker Jacket
£25.00 | 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 black biker jacket is always first on our list.
This sophisticated piece will see you through the evening, and though it isn’t hooded, fur-lined or full-length, it’ll complement an on-trend floral dress like nobody’s business.
We hope our round-up of the warmest winter coats for women helped you find your new outerwear style to brave the outdoors. 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 a larger selection of the best winter coats for women, check out the rest of our A/W collection.