7 Spring-Ready Trench Coats

Whether March is behaving more like the proverbial lion or the lamb, these transition-ready toppers have you covered—literally.

1

Gap Tencel Trench Vest

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Consider this the ultimate transitional piece—throw this sleeveless layer on now over a cozy sweater, then wear it when the weather warms up over a breezy, printed sundress.

To buy: $98, gap.com.

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2

H&M Short Trench Coat

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Classic for a reason, the khaki color and mid-thigh cut will never go out of style. Simply toss it on over whatever you're already wearing (from weekend jeans to workday separates). Also available in black.

To buy: $70, hm.com.

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3

Mango Cotton-Blend Trench Coat

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Currently trending: Military-inspired styles and tie-sleeve detailing. Luckily, this army green option accomplishes both.

To buy: $100, mango.com.

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4

J. Crew Cropped Trench Coat with Detachable Striped Cuffs

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A cropped silhouette and bright white buttons give this traditional jacket a modern spin. But the best part? Those cute (detachable!) striped cuffs look like a stylishly layered top—without adding the extra bulk of another sleeve.

To buy: $158, jcrew.com.

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5

Badgley Mischka Long Trench Coat

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The cut of this unembellished trench hits all the right notes of the current craze for minimalism (but the faux-leather construction, pretty pink hue, and details like epaulettes maximize its luxe appeal). Also available in two other colors.

To buy: $178, nordstrom.com.

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6

Kohl’s Excelled Double-Breasted Faux-Wool Trench Coat

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Looking for something that works from desk to dinner (not to mention from winter to spring)? This topper is lightweight but warm, and in sleek black with faux-leather accents, it looks perfectly polished wherever you wear it.

To buy: $180, kohls.com.

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7

Marks & Spencer Printed Trench Coat

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High street style from across the pond—this coat from beloved British brand Marks & Spencer has a graphic black and white print that’s perfect for perking up dreary days.

To buy: $69, marksandspencerlondon.com.

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