Lifestyle Style Winter's Hottest Coats Get bundled up in style like Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Elizabeth Banks and more! By People Staff Published on November 16, 2010 05:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email 01 of 19 FUR COLLAR Doug Meszler/Splash News Online Style purveyor stays toasty in an oversized fur-trimmed Burberry overcoat for an appearance on Good Morning America in N.Y.C. When shopping for a new jacket, try shopping a size up for a fun new take on winter proportions! 02 of 19 BOLD HUED Splash News Online Elizabeth Banks ups the ante on a casual parka in a fire engine red Woolrich John Rich & Bros. parka with fur trim while out in Park City, Utah. A coat in a bright, saturated hue spices up cold-weather basics. 03 of 19 TRENCH GSI Media As classic as it is flattering, a belted trench is the perfect topper to mini dresses and jeans alike. Take a style cue from Zoe Saldana who pairs her basic black style with a funky printed Loewe scarf while vacationing in Aspen, Colo. 04 of 19 PEA COAT X17online When needs an extra layer, she relies on her military pea coat to counter seasonal L.A. chills. A medium weight coat can be the perfect go-to item when easing in and out of colder months. 05 of 19 PEACOAT National Photo Group epitomizes casual cool in her laid-back but lovely Tory Burch peacoat, which she wears on top of Decades Denim jeans. The clean lines and structured shoulders make it a perfect choice to dress up a stylishly slouchy look. 06 of 19 FUNNEL-NECK COAT Doug Meszler/Splash News Online The snow may be blowing, but knows how to brrr-ave the elements in her luxurious funnel-neck topper, which keeps her ears and face toasty even without hair-mussing hats and static-sparking scarves. 07 of 19 RED Splash News Online looks sophisticated but still fun in her scarlet Milly “Bastille” topper while out and about in London. To tame the bold hue, make sure to pair it with tailored basics in neutral colors. 08 of 19 TWO TONE Bauer-Griffin Trendsetter knows that all you need to look chic is a seriously great coat, touching down in London in a navy and black double breasted Burberry peacoat – and little else! 09 of 19 WINTER WHITE Katie B/Eaglepress Though she is concealing a frothy Valentino frock, ivory coat is a stand-alone stunner. Try a cropped style for a less dramatic version of the same effect. 10 of 19 STUDDED DETAILS Pacific Coast News Ok, so most of us won’t go for all-out tough girl studs like Burberry trench, but a sprinkling of metal will add just the right amount of edge. 11 of 19 PUFFER Elder Ordonez/INF Nothing keeps you as warm as a puffer coat. keeps her risqué Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show costumes a sexy surprise as she heads out of her N.Y.C. apartment in a waist-enhancing, quilted Fay overcoat. 12 of 19 CAPE Ray Tamarra/Getty A nubbly and cozy wrap can be the perfect remedy for winter blues. Try layering a warm neutral hue, like oatmeal cape, over skinny pants for a fun play on proportions. 13 of 19 METALLIC Humberto Carreno/Startraks Traditional silhouettes are new again in shimmering shades. Work the trend like who pairs her shiny Burberry coat with contrasting shoes in on-trend velvet for a CFDA event in N.Y.C. 14 of 19 CAMEL INF A belted coat in the buttery hue oozes sophistication and lends a nighttime feel to daytime basics while out to dinner in London. 15 of 19 FUR LINING Pacific Coast News Rachel Weisz stays warm in N.Y.C. with a chic trench with a surprise fur lining. If the real deal is out of your budget, try a faux vest to update outerwear you already have! 16 of 19 TEXTURED Johns PkI/Splash News Online Mix master Olivia Palermo plays up her voluminous white coat with a feathered dress and ornate baubles at the ACE Awards in N.Y.C. Try a cropped tweed jacket for a timeless look. 17 of 19 LEOPARD Humberto Carreno/Startraks Animal prints never go out of style, especially when paired with tasteful and understated accessories. lets her coat do the talking, arriving at the Late Show in a spotted Lanvin trench and nude heels. 18 of 19 PLAID INF has bold taste, but keeps her look refined while rocking a plaid wrap coat at an L.A. park. Monochromatic checks are best when paired with tailored basics to let the coat make the statement. 19 of 19 MILITARY Jayme Oak/Startraks Structured and sophisticated, a military jacket instantly glams up daytime looks. stays chic – even in the rain! – in a go-with-everything navy blue Burberry topper.