Marilyn Monroe said “Give a girl the right pair of shoes and she’ll conquer the world.” I say a right coat can completely transform your look and take you places.

It’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the different textures, shades and styles of coats when going to the mall. This guide is designed to take that stress away next time you set out to purchase a new coat for the upcoming season.





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All photos in this spread by Sarah Ro.

Sarah is a senior business student double-majoring in Marketing and HR Management. She loves to read, write, explore new cities and watch TedTalks. Her favorite college experience was studying abroad in Seoul, South Korea. In the future, she hopes to continue writing- both professionally and personally.