If you want to buy one coat that will last you for upwards of a decade, check out a cashmere/wool blend, like this camel Burberry London topper. Cashmere is lightweight, yet warm at the same time. This single-breasted coat features shoulder epaulettes, a button front and a tie belt.
The Burberry London Wool/Cashmere coat is available in sizes two through 14.
2. Sweater Coat
This Coldwater Creek Azteca coat was practically made for tail-gating and long walks to see the leaves change. It is made of recycled wool, has a shawl collar, hits low on your hip and is fully lined. Wear it with your favorite black leggings and a chunky boots.
The Coldwater Creek Azteca coat is available in sizes extra-small through extra-large.
If you live in a particularly cold area or spend a lot of time outdoors, like, say, running to class, a long puffer coat is a smart choice for you. This London Fog Faux-Fur Lined Hooded, Down Puffer Coat will keep you warm and toast, no matter how low the mercury drops.The quilting, fitted shape and soft lavender color keep the vibe feminine, even when you're burried under layers of clothes.
Psst...the hood zips off.
The London Fog Down Puffer Coat is available in extra-small through extra-extra large and also comes in black, brown and charcoal.
For a sweet look that will keep you warm, opt for a pretty purple topper like this Tracy Reese Plum Becomes You Coat. The polyester wool/blend coat closes via three black faux patent straps with polished buckles that snap. Details like the short upright collar, defined waist, and pleated skirt create a ladylike silhouette.
The Tracy Reese Plum Becomes You Coat is available in sizes zero to 8.
A parka is similar to a puffy coat in it's warmth, but has a sportier feel. This Canada Goose Kensington Parka has adjustable tabs at the waist so you can adjust the fit to your own body. Other features include a hood with fleece lining, zip-removable, fur trim and two snap-close chest pockets, two pockets at hips with flap closure and one interior pocket.
Canada Goose Kensington Parka is available in extra-small through extra-large and also comes in white, black and graphite.
6. Car Coat
For those who spend a lot of time in the car running errands or taking kids on carpool, a car coat will be a lifesaver this fall. It hits at the hip, making it easy for you to hop in and out of the car. This Tinley Road City Side Zip Coat has a chic exposed side zip and fold over collar.
The Tinley Road City Side Zip Coat is available in extra-small through large and also comes in black.
This Rachel Rachel Roy Clara coat is a perfect blend of military precision with a soft edge. The faux fur trim and defined waist are the standout details on this coat. Where it a top your favorite winter floral dresses or to extend the life of your favorite sundresses.
The Rachel Rachel Roy Clara coat is available in sizes extra-small through extra-large.