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15 Trench Coats for Women—And How to Rock Them This Fall

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Until lately, shopping trench coats for women was a matter of choosing between a sea of raincoats that were nearly indistinguishable. This summer and fall the style has gotten a lot hipper, now coming in lots of lengths, colors (not just tan and black any more), non-raincoat fabrications including leather and more. It’s a trend that shows signs of snowballing right into winter, so we recommend you hop on the trench coat trench before your favorite style sells out. We’ve highlighted some cool new outfits ideas and pulled out iterations of our favorite brands.

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Pair Your Trench With Long Shorts

In late summer, a trench coat with soft details—ruffles, a bib collar—looks casually chic topping a warm-weather outfit that bares a bit of skin. Come fall, you’ll be wanting to pair this trench with other style-forward pieces like short cowboy boots and flowy dresses.

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Wear A Cropped Trench Jacket

Wide-legged trousers look great with a cropped trench, which gives you all the style of the long classic without that extra heft to break up the line of your outfit.

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Anthropologie
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J. Crew

6. J. Crew Short Trench Coat

Size Range: Small to XX-Large

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Colorblock Trenches Are Fashion Forward

Designers are re-working the trench with patches of contrasting color for a fresh look that stands up to whatever platform shoes or animal print you got going on.

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Plaid Details Are A Nod To Classic Chic

You might not want to make a full-on preppy fashion statement, but you like the look of plaid. That’s why a little checked action on the lapel or the cuff is just enough.

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Traditional Double-breasted, With A Side Of Color

There’s no substitution for a classic button-front, mid-calf waterproof trench. It can take you from the board room to church, it’s so versatile. And you’ll be able to wear it for 20 years. However, make sure your look says 2022 not 1952 by pairing your trench with a colorful accessory or two, or even a vinyl designer handbag. And a red lip is always welcome.

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Revolve
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Nordstrom

15. Boss Cifana Trench Coat


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