High to Low Trench Coat Options and Where to Find Them
Blogged by: Pacific Fair23 Aug 2022
A classic style, originally for British and French soldiers, the Trench Coat is an enduring style - and for good reason.
Well and truly back in fashion, le trench is the perfect outer piece to throw over a casual outfit, wear comfortably to work or elevate an already dressy look.
Crafted from typically lightweight textures making it the perfect transition piece from Winter to Spring, here’s some of our favourite trench coat styles from high end to affordable options that prove just how versatile the classic design can be.
The Good Old
For lovers of tradition, there’s a huge variety of trench coats on the market that remain true to the original form. Characterised by a double breasted button up front and a free flowing silhouette that skims the shins, this variety of trench style is, and always has been, simple in its sophistication. Have no trouble styling the likes of Country Road’s Cotton Trench Coat, Trenery’s Trench Coat or Jeanswest’s Harriet Trench for an instantly chic appeal.
Made for the Office
Ideal for everything from strict office dress codes to chill workplaces, a cool trench can do it all. When the weather calls for something warm and protective, but not overly bulky like a puffer or a thick coat, a trench is the simple solution. Simply slip on a style like Witchery’s Linen Blend Trench Coat with ease over your favourite office knit and pants combo. For something a little more modern, Forever New’s Rae Structured Trench is just the thing to add a fashion-forward element to your work outfit, no matter how basic.
Something a Little Different
Pair with your favourite lounge set to elevate your supermarket trip, or pair with your most elegant of looks - a trench has the power to transform any outfit. With buckle details around the wrists and a slightly oversized shape, this - Seed Oversized Trench Coat has a classic feel with some unique details. If you’re after something more adaptable, Rains Curve Jacket is a cool minimalist take on the trench - complete with a functional hood ideal for drizzly days.