One brand comes to mind for everyone when thinking of the iconic trench coat: Burberry
. These coats were invented by Thomas Burberry in the 1880s as functional outdoor apparel for the military. Now we see them on the runways, for sale in every department store and on women and men in the streets. It’s rare that such a style remains popular for so long, but in this unique case fashion and function collide. The top 5 brands for classic trench coats are Burberry
, London Fog
, Ted Baker
, Calvin Klein
. Trench coats pair well with any fall or winter outfit, in rain or shine. If you want to achieve the most classic trench coat look, put one on over a shift dress
and a pair of classic black pumps
, tie the trench and voila!