Woman in Camel Trench Coat

The Style Update: Polished Coats

Double-breasted jackets mean business. Candy-colored layers are perpetually ready to have some fun. This season, we’re putting the spotlight on coats that fall somewhere between playful and buttoned-up. These do-it-alls, well, they do it all: They’re the out-the-door-fast solves that shift, with an effortless shoulder shrug, from gusty fall days to the thick of winter when you add a toasty sweater and a snuggly scarf.