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The Timeless Trench Coat

The trench coat has been in vogue for over a century (think Casablanca and Breakfast At Tiffany’s), and it is still the most timeless fashion essential in your closet. While the classic look of heavy cotton-gabardine with the trademark storms flaps, buckles and belting remain on most syles, the silhouette has moved to a modern and more forward look with many more color choices than the classic khaki. 

With spring just around the corner and, hopefully, winter weather moving to our rear-view mirror in the near future, it’s time to gear up for the time you can put away your puffers and parkas, and invest in a stylish, classic trench coat. Here is a compilation of our favorite pieces. 

Pandura flared stretch-cotton mac coat, $305

Tailored from stretch-cotton, it’s cut to a fitted silhouette that flares out into an A-line hem for a dressier finish than the relaxed styles we’re used to seeing. In keeping with the smart theme, it’s detailed with a clasp fastening at the collar and complete with embossed buttons. Belt your over a midi dress during the working week.

Scott Trench, $305

This classic trench coat has a waist tie belt and buttoned tabs at the wrists. The coat is slit for easy walking. Buttons on the back add interest. Fully lined in khaki, navy, and camel.

Greta cotton-twill trench coat, $520

Perfect effortless Parisian polish with A.P.C.’s Greta trench coat – a timeless piece that will never go out of style. It’s crafted in beige cotton-twill with a satin lining for easy layering and is finished with all the classic details – note the storm flap, epaulets, and buckled cuffs. Draw focus to its nonchalant sensibility by styling it over a roll-neck sweater and jeans.

Short Oaklane Trench Coat in Crepe, $535

A fresh take on a Theory favorite, this version of our best-selling Oaklane trench coat is offered with a shorter hem that falls below the knee. It’s meticulously crafted from our signature Japanese crepe for a smooth, wrinkle-resistant finish and softly draped fit that maintains a polished appearance.

Oaklane Trench Coat in Crepe, $635

Our minimalist Oaklane trench coat is a timeless outerwear staple that instantly refines any look. Fully lined and complete with a tie waist, it’s cut from our signature Japanese crepe for a smooth, wrinkle-resistant finish and softly draped fit that maintains a polished appearance.

Faux Leather Trench Coat, $148

Double-breasted front button closures with a faux-leather finish

Saskia Trench Coat, $400

Who says trench coats should only be in a khaki/tan color? Not us. Red can brighten even the gloomiest day. This double-breasted trench coat is lined with button-front closures, removable buckle belt and designed to be above the knee length.

Hooded Trench Coat, $49.90

An everyday trench with an asymmetrical wrap front is ready for unexpected weather with a tech shell that’s windproof, water-resistant and breathable.

Water Resistant Animal Print Packable Trench Coat, $180

Walk into the wild in this water-repellent animal-print trench coat that features a removable hood and packability for all your weather adventures.

Belted Water-Resistant Hooded Trench Coat, $129.90

Bring on the rain because you can handle the storm with style in this water-resistant moto-inspired update to the classic belted trench.

Polished Trench Coat, $74.99

This iconic twill trench is perfectly polished and exceptionally versatile. Timeless in detail with shoulder epaulets and tortoise buttons. Your right-now layer.


You could pair the trench with some jeggings, (check out why jeggings have made a comeback) or pair with a skirt. Read 5 Ways to Wear a Skirt for some great ideas. 

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