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Made in the pure French tradition in the Bourgogne region Le Laboureur’s 100% wool jackets are so untouched and natural that they seem to grow directly from the soil. A piece of France to take away. Here is a something to check out for those who anticipate next Fall. The truth is that I’m impressed… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Waterproof Jacket Fashion Rating: Waterproof jackets are not just the neon-coloured garments you remember from your childhood. Waterproof jackets are available in a wide variety of styles, and many of the most desirable styles of the season can be found as a waterproof version. Warmth Rating: Many waterproof jackets incorporate warm linings into their construction… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
Such a rainy day in France was the golden occasion to talk about coats. I recently came across the Officer Raincoat from Woolrich : magnificent! It’s actually a remake of the British Army Classic coat featuring the basic 60/40 three layers construction. Inevitably 100% waterproof, the coat features lots of pockets and a removable hood…. Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Despite the summer heat arrival in southern Europe, some of you are still under dreary weathers having their minds on the beach. First ones could anticipate autumn, the others might need a bit of warmness. I’ve found a treasure for both of you : the Nite Overcoat from Folk. It is 100% canvas made and… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
A cool piece from Uniforms for the Dedicated, and nicely discounted. As the parka is THE piece of the season, you have to get yours. This one is perfect for those who like original details, as its button fastenings combined to some very particular pockets and on top of that a quirky lining. £140 from… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
I did not suspect Fred Perry of creating such a beautiful piece. I’m not usually looking at olive coats but this one is surprisingly stylish. I really like those brown buttons and logo, creating here a nice contrast with the main color. I’m also not insensitive to its flats pockets, now generic for parkas. We… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
An unusual piece from a brand I didn’t know : Shades of Greige. Halfway between a peacoat and a duffle-coat, you can wear it with no fear all the more so the check pattern is sober. It’s plaid material made with “duffle-coat type” wooden buttons. Another originality is the removable fur collar which we could… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Double breasted style Peacoat by Schott. Coat features two side entry pockets, two internal zip pockets and logo tab to sleeve. 50% wool, 50% polyester. Sale price: £105.00 (Was £150) from Very.co.ukno validationand2 comments for this article.
Here is the classic navy coat by Schott with its typical anchor buttons. Coat features double breasted, front pockets and inner pockets. It mades of weatherproof wool (75% wool, 20% nylon, 5% other fibres). Navy coat is available in grey or black. £249 from Freemansno validationand1 comment for this article.
If you are looking for a sturdy, warm peacoat for winter times, think about this one. It comes from Fidelity, the historical coat supplyer for the U.S. Navy. Then, no doubt about their savoir-faire in this field. The piece above has a 80% wool fabric and a 100% acetate lining. It also features traditional anchor… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.