A classic vegan wool coat can match any outfit, whether you’re dressing up or down and keep you warm all winter long.
It’s not always easy to find vegan wool coats, which I know as a vegan of over a decade. Most coats from mainstream brands contain at least a percentage of wool, but there are plenty of alternatives for vegans, such as these classic-cut vegan coats from
See my picks of top vegan wool coats below.
This vegan, cruelty free wool coat is designed in a classic style. Made in Italy from a vegan wool made out of OEKO-Tex certified cotton, it has shoulder pads made from recycled polyester.
The front closes with two buttons made of resin and recycled compressed paper. It has two large slip pockets for your essentials.
It also has a thermal lining made from 100% recycled polyester to keep you warm. With its loose cut, you can layer it over chunky jumpers.
This vegan wool jacket is the same as the listing above, but in men’s sizing. It’s made out of OEKO-Tex certified cotton made into vegan wool, and has thermal insulation and a viscose lining to make it easy to take on and off.
This fake wool coat comes in women’s sizing and is suitable up to -5 C / 23 F temperatures.
It’s a double-breasted style with two rows of buttons and has two exterior pockets plus one interior pocket.
These non wool coats in classic camel tone will shield you in temperatures down to -5 C / 23 F.
The coat is a long length, has a row of single buttons, and has two lower slip pockets plus an inner pocket for keeping your valuables safe.
This long length faux wool coat comes in women’s plus sizes and is available in a cream checked pattern or a blue checked pattern.
This double breasted coat is suitable for temperatures down to -5 C / 23 F and has two lower side pockets. It’s PETA approved vegan.
These non wool winter coats from Matt & Nat close with a tie belt at the waist and have a notched lapel collar. Matt & Nat are a well-known vegan bag company that has since expanded into making vegan shoes and jackets.
The Evie coat has two large front patch pockets and is lined with 100% recycled polyester.
It comes in four different colours, including a vegan camel coat, green, dark brown or classic black.
This vegan duffle coat is made in Italy by
The duffel coat is made of cotton grown under the Better Cotton Initiative and insulated with 100% recycled polyamide. For comfort and cosiness, the hood and inside front of the jacket is lined with vegan shearling made from 100% recycled polyester.
The sleeves and back of the coat are lined with viscose to make it easy to slip on and off. It has two large outside flap pockets and an interior pocket.
The buttons are made of recycled compressed paper and resin, and like all
This long-length faux wool coat comes in an eye-catching green shade perfect for spring, or any time you want to brighten up your look.
It’s suitable for weather down to -5 C / 23 F and has a double breasted button closure, two side pockets and an inside pocket.
Tailored in Italy of vegan wool made from OEKO-Tex certified Cotton, this classic cut double breasted coat will keep you warm this winter.
It has a thermal insulation layer made of 100% recycled polyester and a loose cut so you can layer it over chunky cardigans to stay extra warm and cosy.
The shoulder pads are also made of 100% recycled polyester and the buttons are made of resin and compressed recycled paper. It has two slip pockets.
The lining is viscose so it slips on and off easily.
This vegan hooded coat will keep you nice and warm this winter season. It’s tailored in Italy and made of vegan wool made of OEKO-Tex certified cotton and lined with a thermal insulate lining made of 100% recycled polyester.
It has a hood and zips up your neck to keep you shielded from the elements and toasty warm, and it has a loose fit for layering.
It has two slip pockets that close with poppers and is lined with viscose for ease of taking it on/off.
Looking for the best vegan pea coat? This classic-style vegan pea coat comes in men’s sizes (pictured left) and women’s (pictured right).
Both are made of OEKO-TEX certified Supima cotton, so except a less “wool-like” texture than some of the other coats on this list that use polyester blends to achieve a vegan wool texture.
The buttons are made of compressed recycled paper and resin, and the coat is lined with a viscose lining, making it easy to slip on and off.
If you’re looking for a unique coat to stand out, this embroidered coat will take your outfits to the next level!
Made of vegan wool, this classic topcoat has drop shoulders and two front pockets. It also has a satin lining and notched lapels.
The vegan overcoat is part of a collaboration and the embroidered design is based on a painting by Linda Puna, My Home.
What is a vegan winter coat?
A vegan winter coat is simply one that doesn’t contain any animal fibres, such as leather, fur, cashmere or wool.
Instead, they’re made out of vegan materials such as vegan leather, cotton, faux fur, bamboo, viscose etc. Some are even made out of recycled materials!
What is a vegan wool coat? What’s it made out of?
As mentioned above, a vegan coat is one that’s made without animal products, so a vegan wool coat is one made with an alternative to wool. That might be recycled polyester, or an OEKO-Tex certified cotton made to look and drape similarly to wool, like in this coat.
How to choose a vegan coat?
First and most importantly, you need to know what kind of weather conditions you’re going to wear it in. This vegan wool coat, for example, is suitable to withstand temperatures up to -5 C / 23 F.
Perhaps you live in a warmer climate, in which case you’ll actually need a lighter jacket!
You might even need two jackets (as I always had living in the Midwest US) – one lighter coat for autumn/spring and a heavy-duty winter coat suitable for below-freezing temperatures. Or, look for a coat with a removable lining that can be used as a lighter jacket.
Secondly, consider the materials used and go for eco-friendly ones if possible. Buy the best quality you can afford, or better yet buy second hand (eBay is always a great place to pick up deals, or check your local charity shops!), to be more eco-friendly.
Consider what colour and cut you want. Do you want a classic coat like this one that will go with any outfit, a coat like this that will bring a pop of colour or an embroidered coat like this one to catch the eye?
Where to buy vegan coats?
As I mentioned before, it can be tricky finding vegan coats, since most mainstream brands seem to add wool to their blends, not to mention fur or leather trim.
Buying a vegan coat online is usually the easiest option, such as on a vegan shop like Immaculate Vegan.
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