Fashion Covetable Coats For Any Occasion By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on August 18, 2011 @ 04:10PM Pin Share Tweet Email Trending Videos Photo: Courtesy Cole Haan Covetable Coats For Any Occasion 01 of 12 Courtesy DKNY This season, step out of the outerwear box: Stand out in a sea of black with designs as unique as they are versatile. DKNYGo mod with a crisp A-line coat in hot pink. The clean silhouette makes it perfect for colorblocking-try layering the double-breasted design over a slightly longer turquoise dress or cropped trousers. Wool coat, $695; dkny.com. 02 of 12 Banana Republic Time Inc. Digital Studio This collarless number gets its clean look from chic grosgrain ribbon trim and almost-invisible hook-and-eye closures (no buttons here)! Nubby tweed goes equally well with slim jeans or a chiffon midi skirt. Polyester-nylon coat, $225; bananarepublic.com. 03 of 12 Ann Taylor Time Inc. Digital Studio Animal prints go with everything, especially when in the shape of a sleek, leather-trimmed topper. A double row of buttons adds to the graphic, '60s-inspired feel. Acrylic-polyester-wool coat, $278; anntaylor.com (available in mid-September). 04 of 12 Raoul Time Inc. Digital Studio A bright white collarless design (shown here over a See by Chloe minidress) is the perfect day-to-night transitional piece. Ladylike over a tiered dress, it can go minimalist chic when paired with leather leggings. Wool coat, $385; raoul.com for stores. 05 of 12 Zara Courtesy Zara This three-tone car coat has the avant-garde flair of a much more expensive piece. Inverted lapels and flap pockets give it a menswear-with-a-twist feel. Wool coat, $170; zara.com for stores. 06 of 12 J.Crew Time Inc Digital Studio A naval-inspired trench looks fresh in a warm caramel hue. Classic details like gold buttons, cinched wrists and a tie belt make it a timeless investment piece. Wool coat, $325; jcrew.com. 07 of 12 Hanii Y. Time Inc Digital Studio Cable-knit sleeves add edge to a simple double-breasted overcoat, while the black and navy color scheme will complement any outfit. Wool-nylon coat, $740; at select Nordstrom stores. 08 of 12 Michael Michael Kors Courtesy Michael Michael Kors This light-as-air crumpled twill coat has a luxurious faux fur shawl collar for plenty of warmth-no scarf necessary. Polyester and acrylic coat, $325; netaporter.com. 09 of 12 Julie Haus Time Inc Digital Studio A hunter's check goes haute when combined with narrow ribbed knit sleeves and a plush collar. Wool with fox fur coat, $815; juliehaus.com. 10 of 12 French Connection Courtesy French Connection Channel Ali MacGraw in Love Story with a camel wrap coat. An ankle-length hemline and waist-cinching sash belt create a long, lean line. Wool-polyamide-cashmere coat, $288; frenchconnection.com. 11 of 12 Quiksilver Courtesy Quicksilver Toggle coats are so Brit chic, we can almost picture Kate Middleton out shopping in this cozy charcoal number. A hood and deep pockets make this the perfect choice for even the wettest, windiest of days. Wool-polyester coat, $180; quiksilver.com. 12 of 12 Cole Haan Courtesy Cole Haan Plush on the inside yet sleek on the outside, this slim-cut anorak keeps your look simultaneously polished and cozy. Waxed cotton hooded parka, Cole Haan, $495; colehaan.com for stores.