3 Statement Coats You Can Wear For Work or Play

A statement coat can transform a basic dress or an ordinary blouse and pants combo into a power suit. Along with chic accessories and of course, your I-can-conquer-the-world attitude, you can definitely turn any hallway or street into a runway. Dress to impress with these chic coats that will make you a style star from 9-5, and beyond.

3 Fabulous Coats You Can Wear for Work or Play

Theory Lanai Stretch-Wool Crepe BlazerTheory Testra Stretch-Wool Crepe Tapered PantsBy Malene Birger Apponia Leopard-Jacquard CoatChloé Metallic Leather and Suede SandalBalenciaga Le Dix Small Leather Shoulder BagEmmy Trinh Linnea Bar Necklace

Instantly jazz up your suit by throwing over a jacket that will give your ensemble a pop of color, or print. Especially when you’re going for head-to-toe black, give your outfit an edgy and playful touch with a leopard print jacket. Punctuate the look with a sleek pair of heels, a stylish yet functional bag and a minimalist necklace. This outfit can take you from your 2pm boardroom meeting 'til happy hour.

Vest for the Office

J.Crew Collection Cora Boiled Wool GiletStella McCartney Ribbed Wool Turtleneck SweaterPallas Satin-Trimmed Grain de Poudre Wool Flared PantGianvito Rossi Patent-Leather PumpsTom Ford Sedgewick Small Textured-Leather toteEmmy Trinh Constellation Necklace

When you want to layer without the bulk, trade a heavy coat for a vest or sleeveless blazer. Complement it with a cozy sweater and a pair of trendy flared pants, and you’ve got a relaxed yet sophisticated look that will command attention in a conference room or inside a jazz lounge. Accessorize with a pair of classic pumps, a modish tote, and a dainty necklace that will give your outfit a feminine touch. 

Sherling Coat

Elizabeth and Jame Iris Shearling-trimmed Knitted CoatThe Row Moore Stretch-Cady Midi DressJimmy Choo Mendez Suede Ankle BootBalenciaga City Textured Leather ToteEmmy Trinh Diamond Evil Eye Necklace

Whether you’re around colleagues or friends, let your outfit exude your stylish and fun personality. Make a statement with a bold coat that will turn a simple dress into anything but basic. Put that coat in the spotlight by matching it with subtle accessories like classic boots, a leather tote, and an oxidized silver chain with a cool pendant. 

What type of statement coat do you own? Share in the comments below:

Leave a comment