How has the trench coat stood the test of time? Why have famous actors and actresses been sporting the classic coats for years, and how has a jacket become part of pop culture? The practicality of it for one, the simple way it can dress up an outfit, and its humble beginnings have earned the trench coat a place in fashion history. With new styles being added to spring and summer collections every year, we have seen the trench evolve from just being a raincoat to so much more. The trench coat has been around for generations, and the history of how the came about may surprise you.
Keep reading to find out:
- History of the trench coat
- What you need to know about the leather trench coat
- Where to buy your leather trench coat
- How to style
- Best trench coats in movie history