As the weather turns colder it’s time to start thinking about buying Mens Coats and Jackets. I’ve been around some of the best high street and designer brands to bring you a helpful guide to the Best Mens Coats for Winter 2010 / 2011. I’ve tried to include something here for every taste and budget.
The first stop on my internet travels was Full Circle and I have to say I had a real job trying to choose just one jacket from their collection. If your looking for Winter Coats that are a little different and very modern, then Full Circle is the place to shop. In the end I decided my favourite was this Ergosutra Jacket was my favourite from their range. As with most of their collection they have taken a classic shape and given it an ultra modern twist. In this case it’s a plain grey double breasted, wool jacket and they’ve added a funky chin guard that look amazing but will also keep your neck cosy. They’ve also added detachable glove sleeves. They may be detachable but I say leave them on for maximum impact. This is one seriously sexy jacket. Price £185.00. SHOP NOW FOR THIS AND OTHER FABULOUS JACKETS AT FULL CIRCLE
If you like your Winter Coat to be unfussy, casual, practical and yet made to a high quality it’s worth checking out the range at Timberland Online. They stock a wide range of casual coats & jackets including Parkas. Here you can see the Timberland Mens Earthkeepers Boot Icon Jacket in a shade they call Java but I call Brown. Made from a Canvas blend that includes Organic Cotton it also features leather panelling and roomy pockets. It’s a slim fit design that will be flattering on most Men. Timberland specials in Mens Coats and Jackets that will really stand up to the elements. Price £200.00. BROWSE THE FULL RANGE OF CASUAL WINTER JACKETS AT TIMBERLAND ONLINE
If your looking for a stylish coat that won’t go out of fashion for many years to come then take a look at this Ted Baker Glembre Short Military Reefer Jacket. I’m a huge fan of reefer jackets on Men, I think it’s something to do with the Military styling and you know how a woman loves a man in uniform. This is also a really good coat for shorter men who find themselves swamped in the usual Mens Winter Coats. The Military Trend is huge for 2010 / 2011 but it’s also a trend that seems to come back to some degree every year. This Reefer Jacket is a double breasted design and features Military style Epaulettes. It only comes in Black but that means it will go with everything that you wear on an every day basis. Price £250.00. SHOP NOW FOR THIS SMART DOUBLE BREASTED JACKET AT TED BAKER
If your budget doesn’t quite stretch to Ted Baker prices but you’d really like a Black Reefer Jacket take a look at this offering by Jeff Banks available at Debenhams. The thing about Reefer Jackets is they are just effortlessly cool and they can be worn by Men of any age from teenagers upto men in their sixties. They can be worn over Jeans for the weekend or over a smart trousers for the office. Their is a huge choice of Mens Coats on the Debenhams website so if you don’t want to trawl countless sites looking for your ideal coat for winter your sure to find something there. Price £125.00. BROWSE THE HUGE RANGE OF MENS COATS & JACKETS AT DEBENHAMS ONLINE
This Fabric Alphaville Jacket is part reefer jacket part trench coat. Who knew that these 2 styles would combine so well. A Dark Blue double breasted coat it feature a funnel neck collar which is ideal for the Winter months. As it is made from fabric this Mens Coat is machine washable unlike many wool coats that need to be dry cleaned. You can save yourself a fortune on your dry cleaning bill with this stylish jacket. It’s also one of the cheapest Mens Winter Coats that I have found so far. Price £39.99 from Republic who are currently offering this on their 2 for £50 offer. SHOP NOW FOR THIS AFFORDABLE TRENCH COAT AT REPUBLIC
So far most of the Winter Coats I’ve featured have been shorter length designs but if your looking for a longer length coat that oozes style take a look at this Firetrap Napolean Military Coat. Featuring this seasons must have Military styling it has large flapover pockets as well as a quirky zip pocket. I love the funnel neck and epaulettes. Only available in Black the main body is made from a Wool and Polyester Mix and the lining is made from cotton. Price £170.00. BROWSE THE FULL RANGE OF TRENDY MENS COATS AT FIRETRAP ONLINE
For those Men that are fans of the smart casual look or the preppy look check out this Lavenham Waxed Check Denham Jacket. Now quilted jackets may have brought to mind the horsey set in the past but for 2010 they are back in fashion big time, they are one of the hottest trends for Mens Winter Coats this season. Urban Outfitters are currently stocking a good selection of the Lavenham quilted jackets just like this but in various colours and finishes. Price £185.00. SHOP NOW FOR STYLISH LAVENHAM JACKET AT URBAN OUTFITTERS
This New Look Army Pocket Jacket is perfect for the weekends or for Guys that love casual clothing. The Khaki colour will look great with blue jeans. It’s high neck design that features a zipped hood and plenty of utility pockets. Once again this affordable coat is machine washable. New Look is one of the cheapest places online to buy Mens Jackets this Winter. Price £39.99. BROWSE THE FULL RANGE OF AFFORDABLE COATS AT NEW LOOK
If your looking for casual Mens Winter Coats that don’t break the bank it’s worth taking a look at the enormous selection at MandM Direct. If your not familiar with their website you really are missing out, they are stockist of some of the largest high street and designer brands but they offer huge savings. Take this Breed Mens Field Jacket for instance the RRP is £79.99 but the M and M Price is just £39.99. It is a dark Khaki Military style jacket that features a trendy double zip fastening and the Breed logo on the front. Shop Now at MandMDirect.com
Fancy yourself as a Country Gent? Then you really need this Mens Overcoat from Boden. It’s a classic design that is available in 3 different colours, Olive Check as shown here, Black Moleskin or Brown Herringbone. Any man wearing this Boden Overcoat will in the words of the Boden website “ooze a quiet confidence” and I have to agree with them. It’s certainly head turning. It’s a semi fitted design that is tapered at the waist. Price £195.00. TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THIS SMART OVERCOAT AT BODEN ONLINE
So there is my top ten Mens Winter Coats. Whilst I think these are some of the Best Mens Coats and Jackets available from high street and designer brands for Winter 2010 / 2011 I’d love to know what you think, so why not let me know which is your favourite by leaving a comment below.