No matter the season, trench coats will always remain a classic, lasting staple in a woman’s wardrobe. If you are looking to invest in a piece that is not just trendy, but timeless, a trench coat should be next on your list. Yet contrary to what you might think, trench coats can come in many varying forms — demure, edgy, long, short, and even sleeveless. Here are our picks for the best trench coats to take you in to spring.
Get it at H&M for $119 CAD
At first glance, you might consider this to resemble a traditional trench coat. But on closer examination, you will see that it has decorative ties on the sleeves, adding a unique flair to the classic trench shape. This jacket also includes large side pockets and a detachable belt.
COTTON TRENCH COAT
Get it at Zara for $139 CAD
If you are looking for a shorter take on the traditional trench, this is the jacket for you. Its buttons, front pockets, and sleeve cuffs all borrow from the classic trench style, but its shorter length makes it a more lightweight option for warmer days.
BABATON NICKY TRENCH COAT
Get it at Aritzia for $275 CAD
This is the perfect trench coat to throw over any outfit, whether it be a casual daytime look or a formal evening dress. With its belted cuffs, double-breasted buttons in the front, and adjustable belt, this trench has the best of both worlds: you can make it flatten your figure and cinch your waist, or opt for a looser and more relaxed fit instead.
BABATON LAWSON TRENCH COAT
Get it at Aritzia for $225 CAD
Looking for a trench that is stylish, but not strictly structured? This is the perfect jacket to throw over your shoulders as you run out the door.
FINDERS KEEPERS GET UP SLEEVELESS TRENCH COAT
Get it online at Urban Outfitters for $225 CAD
Who knew a trench could be sleeveless? With its lapels and form-fitting tie at the waist, this jacket has all of the features of a traditional trench coat — minus the sleeves.
NEON ROSE SLIMLINE MAXI TRENCH COAT
Get it at Urban Outfitters for $119 CAD
Similarly, this trench’s sleeves are about 3/4 length, making it perfect for those warmish days when you’re on the fence if you really need a jacket.
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