The Best Trench Coats for Women 2020


A trench coat is one of the most versatile closet staples you could possibly invest in. Here’s why: the best trench coats for women will work double time to keep the weather at bay while seamlessly blending with almost anything you already own. Pair with a sweater and jeans for a rainy day, throw over a maxi dress, or layer on top of a skirt and blouse. Virtually every outfit works with a classic beige or hazelnut trench coat.

From classic, camel colored trench coats to happy, colorful trench coats, I’ve rounded up investment trenches as well as trenches under $200 and $100 in today’s post. Be sure to scroll to the bottom for trench coat styling ideas!

Best Trench Coats for Women: Camel

Listed in order from affordable to investment.

You can’t beat a classic khaki trench coat. It’s the ultimate between-seasons, go-with-everything outerwear piece. I love neutral trenches because they’re versatile, can be layered with anything, and are a true closet staple. Here’s a roundup of my favorite with everything from storm flaps and A-line cuts to double-breasted and belted styles.

The camel trench coat I personally own can be found here.

Best Trench Coats for Women: Color and On-Trend

Listed in order from affordable to investment.

If your head says trench but your heart says colorful, you’ll love these top picks. These are my favorites in varying hues and jacket styles that incorporate classic elements like double-breasted silhouettes, belted waistlines, detachable hoods, and waterproof or water-resistant fabrics.

Classic Trench Coat Outfit Ideas

Here’s the thing: A trench goes with pretty much any outfit, so styling comes down to the coat’s color, length, and the pieces you’re pairing it with. Below, I gathered up some trench outfits from Pinterest & my own closet that are easy to replicate!


Camel Trench Coat, Light Denim, Sneakers


Trench Coat, White Top, Levi’s, Crossbody Bag


Camel Trench, Light Jeans, Tall Tote, Gucci Mules


Longline Trench, Cami, Similar Black Bag

Similar Trench here and here, Jeans, Bag, Booties

Green Trench Coat with Heels

Similar trench here and here, White Top, White Culottes, Black Bag

How to Style a Trench Coat

Drape Trench, Sweater, Denim Skirt, Bag, Boots

Trench Coat

Blush Trench, Levi’s, Heels

The older I get, the more I appreciate a streamlined seasonal closet (see my spring capsule here and my fall capsule here) that’s well-outfitted with timeless essentials and accented with on-trend pieces—a great trench coat will absolutely fall into that category! I hope this trench roundup was helpful and that you find the perfect one for your 2020 spring and fall. Let me know what other round-ups you want to see below in the comments. xo!

Best trench coats for women outfit inspiration sources in order: Khaki Trench, BB Dakota Trench on Me, Beige Trench Coat (Pinterest), Long Coat with White Pants, Checked Winter Trench Coat, Sage Rain Coat with White Culottes on MeThin Trench with Skirt, Belted Trench Coat