You will agree, it is a simple and difficult task at the same time. Concerning the cut of the coat, the basic criteria are very close to those one can have when choosing a blazer.
As for the material, it should allow you to protect yourself from the cold in an efficient way. Finally, it will have to be functional enough to protect you from bad weather, it is really essential.
So you have to find a piece that is both beautiful and functional at the same time. But how?
THE COMPOSITION OF THE COAT
The composition of the coat you are going to choose is crucial since the main purpose of the piece is to keep you warm.
Several choices are available to you, but the material you should choose in winter is :
It is the natural fiber the most adapted to the season thanks to its properties:
it is insulating (it effectively protects from the cold)
breathable (it does not sweat like a synthetic material)
thermoregulator (regulates the heat)
It therefore offers many advantages that we have still not been able to artificially recreate despite the technology available.
The vast majority of the ready-to-wear offer consists of woolen coats. The prices of the interesting pieces are around 400 euros: below that, the offer is rarely qualitative.
As you certainly know, wool is not the only material that can be used to make coats: