Duffle coats – Something for everyone
Posted on January 16th, 2015
Duffle coats have always been the classic school winter coat; usually in dark colours they have graced many school playgrounds since the early twentieth century. Made with natural fabrics known for their insulating properties, they have long been used as work coats, for those whose lives are spent working outside in the cold.
After such an impressive heritage, the duffle coat has become an iconic fashion essential, being made in a variety of designs from classic to slim fit. The materials used in these fashionable duffle coats have been refined but the use of natural raw materials is essential if the duffle coat is to keep out the cold. Vibrant colour is another trend, which has made the duffle coat a must have winter fashion item.
The 2015 duffle coat is the watchword in versatility, moving effortlessly from smart classic work wear to rugged weekend jackets. Subtle nuances of design make the duffle coat popular with both men and women.
Popular uses for duffle coats for both men and women:
Smart, slim fit duffle coats
Made from high quality Italian wool these distinctive coats are available in the classic work wear colours of camel, navy and black. They make the perfect winter coat for the city worker. The design’s classical elegance is enhanced with a range of fashion colours, red, orange and emerald green the key trends for this season, making this a popular coat with women of all ages. For men charcoal, indigo and brown give this duffle coat its fashionable styling.
Short, slim fit duffle coats
This classic adaptation of the traditional duffle coat has been popular with men and women since the early twentieth century. Its short jacket design makes it comfortable to wear as a car coat but it still retains its enviable warmth and style. This style of duffle coat is also available with a water resistant lining, which makes it the perfect stylish coat for city shopping or walking the dogs in the countryside whatever the weather.
So whether you love the city lights or long to escape to the country, your duffle coat will be the perfect companion to keep you warm, dry and fashionable in 2015.