Wrap Up Like Its 1999 In A Matrix Style Black Leather Trench Coat

leather coat

Nineties fashion is well and truly back this year.  We’ve seen chunky trainers, nineties shades, dungarees, check and awesome animal print.

Although we’ve only couple of weeks left of 2018, another retro 90s fashion item has made a long overdue appearance and we’re expecting to see it everywhere in the new year.  Enter the leather trench coat.

First made popular 20 years ago when Keanu Reeves wore it in the iconic movie The Matrix, the leather trench coat has long be out of favour.

matrix poster
© Warner Bros.

However during the last couple of weeks, it seems to be making a high profile comeback with fashion forward celebs Kendall Jenner, Kaia Gerber, Kylie Jenner and Ellie Goulding all rocking the look.

And when it comes to styling, the celebs have been teaming their trench with t-shirts, jeans and chunky trainers to give an uber cool and so 90s look.


You can bag Kylie’s exact leather trench coat Frame by Forward but at a cost of £2,495 it is probably wayyyy beyond your budget.  So we’ve scanned the high-street to find you 10 trench coats that will give you a killer look but save your bank balance.


Black PU Trench, PrettyLittleThing, £50

Real leather is incredibly expensive but you can copy the look in this black PU trench coat from PrettyLittleThing.

READ NEXT:  Megan Barton Hanson Has Just Dropped Her Debut Clothing Collection

trench coat

Faux Leather Trench Coat, Missguided, £28

You can also find a gorgeous and affordable faux leather belted trench coat at Missguided which an be styled up with heels and a dress or down with jeans and trainers.

leather trench coat

Black Long Length Formal Coat, Boohoo, £60

If you’re looking for a trench that works with your more dressy outfits and your jeans and t-shirts.  This ‘formal coat’ could be the one one for you.

trench coat

Weekday belted trench coat in black, ASOS, £70

If you prefer to layer than this lightweight trench, stretchable coat from Weekend might be a match.

black trench coat

Longline Satin Trench Coat, Forever 21, £60

Go for the ultimate matrix look in this full length trench coat.  Made from satin, it won’t weigh you down but is certain to turn heads.

trench coat

If you find that matrix black is too dark and you need colour in your life.  Take some inspiration from eldest Kardashian sister – Kourtney, and go for a brown leather trench coat.

Faux Leather Brown Trench Coat, Warehouse, £89

brown faux leather trench

Share this trench coat trend news with your friends by hitting the share button below.