Jeanne Beker’s guide to this spring’s must-have item: the iconic trench coat
We asked Jeanne Beker to suss out the city’s best trench coats. Whether you’ll be singing in the rain or stepping out for a night on the town, you can ditch that parka for a stylish new take on the season’s musthave coat.
JEANNE BEKER | One of Canada’s most trusted authorities on style and fashion, Jeanne has covered the industry for more than 30 years. Now watch her in her current style editor role on TSC’s Style Matters with Jeanne Beker. MAKING ME BLUSH Thursdays, 1130 Yonge St., $195, “An elegant and feminine coat with a robe-like feel to it.” PASTEL PERFECTION Sporting Life, 2665 Yonge St., $315, “This Soia & Kyo has a very wonderful softness to it, a fluidity.” BOLD & BEAUTIFUL Maska Mode, Yorkville Village, $459, “Love the colour. It’s really bold. It looks great with anything.” SPORTY POP Sporting Life, 2665 Yonge St., $179.95, “I love the raspberry. It’s so upbeat. A cheery coat to brighten a gloomy day!”
Clockwise from top left: Smythe, shopsmythe.com, $895; Hunter, Yorkdale mall, $560; Shopbop, shopbop.com, $968.40; Andrews, Bayview Village, $590; Guess, Promenade mall, $148; Rudsak, Yorkdale mall, $595.