Chilly days and nights are creeping up and your hunt for the perfect coat is on. Might as well be cute and flattering!
If you’re plus-size…
“I’m hourglass, and I love my shape. I like pairing a swingy, bright coat with neutrals like gray tights that make you look taller.”
—Marina Bulatkina, 28
Embrace your curves with this fierce leopard coat.
ASOS Curve Leopard Fur Coat, sizes 2-22, $124, asos.com
Even a bold blue is flattering in a clean cut.
Old Navy Wool-Blend Mid-Length Coat, sizes 1X-4X, $54, oldnavy.com
The secrets to allover print? Length and lines.
Dorothy Perkins Black and White Boucle Coat, sizes 2-18, $77.20, dorothyperkins.com
(See also: Great, non-boring looks for work.)
If you’re busty…
“I’m a 28DD. I have a small frame but with ‘totters’ and a tush. I like big, baggy, comfy coats, but I put them on with skinny pants—otherwise I’d look like a box!”
—Caitlin Marino, 23
Wrap dresses let you pick the fit. Same idea in this coat!
Narciso Rodriguez for DesigNation, sizes 0-14, $130, kohls.com
A swingy cut skims your curves.
Talbots Plush Twill Coat, sizes 2-14, 0P-16P, 12W-22WP, $270, talbots.com
The cute flounce at the bottom balances your bust.
Betsey Johnson Double Breasted Coat, sizes XS-XLRG, $200, betseyjohnson.com