We salute the military coat in its updated, slimmed-down version. March in a classic brass-buttoned style belted over skinny black jeans or in a chic, streamlined camel coat paired with slouchy pants.
Left: Jacket, Loft, loft.com, $188. Turtleneck, Uniqlo, uniqlo.com, $90. Pants, Talbots, talbots.com, $89.50. Belt, Banana Republic, bananarepublic.com, $55. Bag, Cambridge, cambridgesatchel.com and shopbop.com , $140. Gloves, Talbots, talbots.com, $99. Boots, White House Black Market, White House Black Market and whbm.com, $198. Right: Jacket, Ann Taylor, anntaylor.com, $228. Turtleneck, Uniqlo, Uniqlo and uniqlo.com, $90. Pants, Anne Klein, Macy's, $83. Bag, Zara, Zara, $50. Boots, DMSX for Donald Pliner, dmsx.com, $248.
Originally published in the October 2012 issue of Family Circle magazine.
This piece was accurate at publication time, but all prices, offerings and styles are subject to change.