Barbour's new collection has the best chic coat for the unpredictable British weather

Iconic brand, Barbour has collaborated with Emma Bridgewater to create the capsule collection your autumn/winter wardrobe needs.

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It’s officially time to start looking for the bestwinter coats. It may only be autumn - but we all know the best styles sell out fast, and that the great British weather is always unpredictable!

This is why we couldn’t contain our excitement when Barbour showed us its brand new collection. The British heritage and lifestyle brand is known for its iconic wax jackets, now there’s a new style to get your hands on and it’s fresh from the new collaboration with ceramic designer Emma Bridgewater.

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SHOP NOW: Pearson wax jacket, £199, Barbour x Emma Pearson

If you’ve found a new love for walking since lockdown then this Barbour coat jacket is made for you. Perfect for those autumn strolls, the wax jacket in navy features a printed lining of fallen leaves in rich autumnal hues of orange, brown and green. It also has giant front pockets so you can keep your hands cosy, or just use them for walking snacks.

Barbour Ridley Quilt, Barbour coat

SHOP NOW: Ridley quilted jacket, £179, Barbour x Emma Bridgewater

If you prefer Barbour's quilted classic then this is a go to Barbour coat. The khaki shade is guaranteed to go with everything in your wardrobe and it also features the exclusive 'dog walking' print by Emma Bridgewater – roll back the cuffs to show it off.

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Emma says, "The Barbour items feature a print inspired by autumnal walks in the countryside, one of my favourite activities. Within the design there is a Labrador, that’s because as a family that is our favourite breed of dog. I have always loved and trusted Barbour coats, no brand comes close for function and style, and I enjoy wearing my trusty jacket during my daily walk."

More winter coats you should pick up ASAP:

Seasalt coat

SHOP NOW: Plant hunter coat, £150, Seasalt

This waterproof, windproof and breathable coat style is a winner when it comes to winter walks. Add this over your jeans, roll neck knit and chunky stomper boots, and go. Note: it also comes in navy and black.


SHOP NOW: The ReNew Anorak, £69, Everlane

For a simple, effortless style look to this Everlane Anorak. In five different hues (including a gorgeous cobalt blue) and in sizes xxs-xl you're bound to find the one for you. It's also made form 100% recycled polyester, FYI.


SHOP NOW: Shower resistant hooded jacket, £42, Next

Puffer jacket fans, this one is for you. Next has launched this under £50 style and it's made from a light water repellent. Grab in in sizes 6-26 before they sell out.

Whether you go for Barbour's new edit or other walking jackets, these are the styles to se you through unpredictable British weather forecasts.

Harriet Davey

Harriet Davey is a freelance fashion editor, writing and styling for titles including Vogue, Stylist, Grazia, Who What Wear, and woman&home. With over 10 years of experience in the industry, Harriet has a love for shopping but also a newfound interest in trying to be more sustainable. With a love for Scandi brands and an eye for key designer pieces to mix in with high street hero buys, Harriet specialises in shopping stories and buying guides that’ll make you feel excited about updating your wardrobe.