Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016

Trendy women’s coats for spring-summer 2016 are elegant and effortless. They charm with references to retro, which, however, elegantly redesigned and adapted to modern life with its needs to comfort and absence of any fashion outrage.

New coat is the quintessence of femininity, for which you don’t need to have the slender waistline, as evidenced by the abundance of straight and loose cuts. These coats designed for women who are confident, and the clothing just the way to express her personality, not a fashion dictate anymore.

As for color, wonderfully bright shades did not become the rampant trend, giving way to the classic grey-beige tones. If you want to purchase an eye-catching bright coat, then pay attention to the shades of yellow and pink, which are very popular for outerwear.

Those who refuse overconstructed cuts and designs for the basic clothing, preferring an interesting print, it is recommended to choose the coat with the art drawings, flower prints, applique patterns, embroidery or the new interpretations of the stripe and plaid print.

We have found 15 trends spring-summer 2016 for women’s coats, here they are.

Coats with appliqués

Spring and summer are unthinkable without some immaturity, which manifests itself in floral prints, embroideries and fashion appliqués. Coat with appliqués look bold, but not vulgar, especially combined with short sleeves, presenting the perfect choice of clothing that mostly decorative than practical.

Appliqué is a very important element of decor for a summer coat. Look at these examples from the runway, which eloquently speak about how a simple coat can be transformed by modern appliqués.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (1)
Dolce & Gabbana, Alexander McQueen, Christian Dior, Prada

Short & cropped sleeve coats

Don’t want to wear a full coat in the summer? Get a stylish one without sleeves or with short sleeves! Adeam and Rochas coats have short sleeves, perfect for summer. Escada and Giorgio Armani coats are good for cool windy summer and late spring weather.

As you may see, these summer coats with short sleeves are perfectly combined with summer shoes and clothing, such as shorts or mini-skirts and dresses.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (2)
Adeam, Rochas, Escada, Giorgio Armani

Leather coats

It is impossible to give up wearing leather coats, neither in fall, nor in spring. After all, this is the most essential item of clothing for wet rainy weather. If you find yourself faced with a choice – what kind of leather coat to choose in the spring of 2016, then pay attention to the hot trends. First, this is reptile prints, secondly, it’s oversized coats, and thirdly, the military style coats, one or even better – double breasted.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (3)
Altuzarra, Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Acne

Printed coats

We wear coats with prints regardless of the time of year. What print for coat is considered the most relevant in this year? First of all, it’s animal prints: reptiles (python and crocodile) and fashion predators – leopard and tiger. Don’t forget that floral print for a summer coat is also a must have of the season. Graphic print with bright contrasts is a very desirable decoration for stylish women’s coats spring-summer 2016.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (4)
Antonio Marras, Saint Laurent, Dries van Noten, Fendi

Plaid coats

Plaid coats undergo some fashion changes, but only in a positive key for eager fashionistas. This year more and more designers move away from traditional forms of plaid and make this print more diverse, but almost always the plaid is sharp, eye-catching, unconventional. All you need to stand out with your new fashion look.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (5)
Mother of Pearl, MSGM, Karen Walker, Céline

Oversized coats

How much time has passed since the establishment of this trend in fashion collections, and long loose coat, as if taken from someone else, still recommended to purchase. This season the main trend of oversized coats is the lack of a clear shape, bagginess and relaxed casual style. The coat is mostly long or midi length, with one or two buttons.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (6)
Maticevski, Damir Doma, Max Mara, Ellery

Double-breasted coats

Along with coats without fasteners the quantity of double-breasted coats which weren’t represented in collections in such abundance earlier, increases. To emphasize double-breasted design of a women’s coat, couturiers refuse a free baggy cut, making these pieces adjacent or wide, but by all means with underlined front part.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (7)
Ameri, Daks, Miu Miu, Marissa Webb

Long coats

Coats that tangle down in the legs, not so long ago climbed to the top of the fashion pedestal, being previously recognized as uncomfortable and many women have rejected them in favor of the short coats. Nevertheless, during the last some seasons we see how models walk on the runway in very long coats which are dragged on the ground. Of course, it isn’t too practical, but, on the other hand, long coats look stylish and defiant.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (8)
Marc Jacobs, Rachel Zoe, Emilio Pucci, Calvin Klein Collection

Wrap coats

The Japanese vibe doesn’t leave runways, continuing to tempt women with its authentic features. For a coat this is a kimono style clothing without fasteners, but with wrap and belt. You can find a reminder on the 70th with their trenches, carelessly thrown over a dress.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (9)
Alberta Ferretti, Boss, Derek Lam, Loewe

Fitted coats

The fitted coat silhouette is a fashion history for those who doesn’t want to pack the enviable figure into the oversized clothing, and want to emphasize all its advantages. This kind of coats remind dresses and even can replace them.

In the collections we have seen the fitted coats of different design, classic double-breasted trench coats, leather coats with an underlined waistline, coats of a rigid cut with deliberately increased hip area.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (10)
Dice Kayek, Dries Van Noten, Salvatore Ferragamo, Moschino

Belted coats

Popularity of coats with belt, apparently, have never died away, but in this season the aspiration to draw attention to this area breaks all records. You can choose a coat with a waisted cut or even an oversized coats which you can emphasize with a wide or narrow belt, creating the feeling of stylish carelessness. Both options are possible and in fashion.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (11)
Escada, Jil Sander, Versace, Fendi

Straight, loose and effortless cut coats

The main accent of these coats is displaced on a waistline, which, this time, isn’t emphasized, but on the contrary, rather wide, making the coat huge and  the coat looks dimensionless in a belt zone. Excellent clothing item for girls with plus sized figures.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (12)
Christian Dior, Edun, Dries Van Noten, Maison Margiela

Shiny fabric coats

It is optional to hit in the disco fever if you have heard about the popularity of coats made from the shining fabrics. However, if you feel passion for this retro or futuristic looks, then you should hold the opportunity to make this edgy fashion investment – the coat from shining fabric.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (13)
Antonio Marras, Nina Ricci, Prada, Isabel Marant

Trapeze-cut coats

Trapeze is a dangerous cut for one and very desired for others. Why? Because this cut can hide a beautiful figure and make you look lower than you are, and on the other hand, such coat is capable to disguise full figure or pregnancy if needed.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (14)
Zac Pose, Loewe, Chanel, Dennis Basso

Minimalist coats

Simplicity and minimalism still in honor, and sometimes it wins against a complex cut and intricate design. The minimalist coat is a clothing without buttons, with pure lines, rigid silhouette, simplest straight cut, one colored.

Coat Fashion Trends Spring-Summer 2016 (15)
Jil Sander, Mother of Pearl, Wes Gordon, Nina Ricci