We all that got-go winter coat we can’t wait to start wearing, and for so many of us, it’s a classic navy blue coat that makes you feel impossibly chic every time you put it on.
If you don’t own one, we suggest you invest in a navy coat, stat—and guarantee you’ll be pairing it with everything you own, from work clothes, to jeans, to a mini dress and tights. Look for versions that are timeless—after all, it’s going to be the centerpiece of your outfit—and don’t be afraid to get creative with an old one you have in your closet by swapping out the buttons, or having your tailor change the lining.
We’ve rounded up 25 of the most genius ways to style that plain navy blue coat in your closet! Click through the slideshow to see them now!