Every woman needs a classic trench coat in her closet. Originally designed for military use over 100 years ago, the trench is a fashion staple. It’s versatile and seasonless. Throw your trench over everything from your most casual daytime looks to sparkling evening glam. As with any coat, trenches can be a bit of an investment. If affordability is an issue, look for classic styles and colors that will stand the test of time. If you’re able to splurge on a trendier look, there are plenty to choose from this season. Check out the celebrity looks below for style inspo as well the more budget-friendly looks we’ve included too.