I personally believe you can never have more than one trench coat (or coats in general for that matter) and I certainly believe that there is no one trench coat for every occasion. My first true coat investment (following a tacky hand-me-down) was a bright and vibrant red, double-breasted trench from Burberry and since then I’ve been hooked. I personally love the classic, 1920’s detective-like style (caramel coloured and double-breasted. But I also love a chick black leather and/or denim. I’m also becoming a fan of the capes which are totally in right now.
To me a trench coat (or all coats) illustrated the perfect look of “less is more”.