In leather, in organza, in taffeta and in gabardine, trench coats marched down the runways of Paris and Milan, Italy.
Humphrey Bogart's favorite raincoat has been updated in new fabrics and pale colors, with a tightly belted waist and a short full skirt.
When in New York you can pick yours up at the following:
Bergdorf Goodman has Prada's black nylon above-the-knee trench for $780 and Drizzle's short black shiny vinyl trench for $450.
Saks Fifth Avenue has a shiny red short one by DKNY for $295 and a short oatmeal cotton version by DKNY for $235.