In Pictures: Legends Of The Fall Coat Season

29 December 2019
Style, Fashion, Coat, Omar Sharif, Prince Charles, Andre Agassi, Ralph Lauren, David Bowie, John Lennon
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Winter coat inspiration from eight of the best to ever do it

No matter where you live or what you do, the right chilly weather coat can transport you to another time and place – a marshy English hunting trip in the 1970s, the set of Doctor Zhivago, or even Ralph’s house in the Hamptons.

Here are six of the most inspirational coat fits of all time.

Omar Sharif

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Trench coat
Doctor Zhivago, 1965
In the right coat, even chasing down a train can look super stylish.

Prince Charles

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Riding jacket
England, 1978
The nattiest royal in his trusty waxed-cotton Barbour.

Andre Agassi

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DB topcoat
Paris, 1990
The eight-time Grand Slam champ in a très chic, très long overcoat.

Ralph Lauren

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Flight jacket
East Hampton, 1977
The king of Americana makes a beefy shearling bomber look too easy.

John Lennon

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Raglan coat
London, 1990
Yes, even the staid topcoat can look glam.

David Bowie

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Advanced peacoat
New York City, 1979
Lennon found this fur-lined peacoat at the now defunct NYC boutique Charivari.