The lower temperatures just mean that we have more reasons to gear up and add layers to our outfit. Of course that doesn’t have to limit the level of coolness of the outfit. So here are the season’s 5 hottest trends in jackets and coats for both men and women and where to buy them, so that you keep can keep warm without losing your trendfactor.
- THE BIKER JACKET – this is an iconic piece of clothing that has been used by rock and punk musicians like The Ramones (in picture), in motorcycle sports, by aviators and more. It is in itself a statement that will never grow old in the fashion panorama.
1. H&M – Leather imitation jacket for men 599kr. 2. Mango – Leather biker jacket for women 1,399kr. 3. Åhlens – Leather jacket with removable collar for women 1,700kr. 4. Stayhard -Brooklyn leather jacket by Rockandblue for men 2,199kr. 5. Zadig & Voltaire – Kawai Tattoo Deluxe Jacket for women 9,661kr. 6 Nelly.com – Biker Jacket by Deadwood for women 2,299kr. 7. Zara – Biker jacket in red for men 899kr. 8. Monki – Cropped Biker Jacket 500kr 9. DSQUARED2 – Quilted Aviator Leather Jacket for men 19,517kr.
- THE HUSSARS MILITARY JACKET & COAT – Fashion and war don’t seem an obvious pairing, but this military jacket is a fashion staple. It may take the form of a double-breasted dress uniform with brass buttons and epaulettes, trimmed in rock star braid, or it may be a khaki combat jacket, worn by rockstars such as Jimmy Hendrix (in picture).
1. EMP – Military jacket by Jawbreaker for women 1,099kr. 2. Zara – Military coat in Jacquard for men 1,795kr. 3. Åhlens – Jacket in jersey, dark blue by Weber for women 1,899kr. 4. Hunkydory – The ring jacket for women 5,999kr. 5. Agencies Turquoise – Rosario Jacket for women 2,499kr. 6. Odd Molly – Peacock peacoat for women 3,695kr. 7. Zara – Military jacket for women 899kr. 8. Nordstrom – Seamed & structured blazer for women 1,786.92kr.
- THE LEOPARD COAT – We have seen the leopard print on almost every garmet, tops, leggings, jumpers… but this season we’re seeing a boom in the leopard coat. Just take a walk on the high street and you’ll see all the versions from the different fashion houses. From all the animal prints, zebra, snake, etc., the leopard print is the one that never really vanishes from the fashion landscape. It is feminine, strong and determined. Worn by fashionistas and models alike, for example byKate Moss (in picture).
1. Joy – Leo coat by Alice Bizous for women 1,698kr. 2. Zadig & Voltaire – Miles leo coat for women 3,320.57kr. 3. Zara – Coat with neo-punk-leopard for men 1,395kr. 4. Hunkydory – Leopard jacket for women 4,999kr. 5. Monki – Faux fur coat for women 700kr. 6. Nordstrom – Wool blend coat by Halogen for women 1,795.94kr. 7. H&M – Leopard print coat for women 1,999kr. 8. River Island – Brown leopard print hooded jacket for men 299kr.
- THE STATEMENT BLAZER – This season is about bright shades and sharp lines when adding the elegant touch to the outfit. A perfect way to suit those nights of celebration that come with the winter.
1. Zadig & Voltaire – Valfrid Blazer for men 3,857.72kr. 2. Massimo Dutti – Slim fit velvet blazer for women 1,699kr. 3. Morris – Merino check blazer for men 3,896.78kr. 4. H&M – Jacquard print blazer for women 1,499kr. 5. Hunkydory – Reba velvet blazer for women 4,999kr. 6. Boggi – Double breasted jacket, bold patterned structured wool navy blue for men (contact supplier for price). 7. Zara – Square blazer with buckle back for women 1,199kr. 8. WHYRED – Jannine blazer for women 3,000kr. 9. Nordstrom – Trim fit velvet blazer by Sand for men 6,091.77kr.
- THE FAUX FUR – Wearing real fur is completely out this season, it’s about animal rights and it’s about bright colours in coats that are accessible for all.
1. Åhlens – Coat in fake fur, petrol for women by WERA Stockholm 499kr. 2. Zadig & Voltaire – Lammys coat for women 4,394.87kr. 3. Agencies Turquoise – Nella coat for women 1,995kr. 4. Gina Tricot – Bella faux fur jacket for women 799kr. 5. Ellos – Jacka Viola Faux Fur by Twist & Tango for women 1,999kr. 6. Joy – Faux fur jacket by Saint Tropez for women 799kr. 7. River Island – Grey RI Studio faux fur stripe coat for women 2,79kr. 8. WEEKDAY – Megan Faux Fur Jacket for women 800kr. 9. Odd Molly – Staying Alive jacket for women 2,195kr.