• Wrap it up

    Posted on July 29th, 2011

    Wrap Over Coats I love wrap over coats, they are chic, they are timeless, and look incredibly sophisticated. If you are looking for an overcoat for the coming autumn and winter, consider a Wrap over coat. Overcoats have been around for hundreds of years and designs have rarely changed just been added to or manipulated […]

  • Reach for the Trench Coat

    Posted on July 28th, 2011

    Traditional Favourite The Trench coat has been a favourite of many wearers for years. The description of a traditional Trench or raincoat was a Knee length coat, which was waterproof and generally made from heavy-duty cotton, wool or leather. The original Trench coat was designed for the British and French soldiers in the First World […]

  • What’s in your pockets?

    Posted on July 25th, 2011

    I used to have a lovely denim jacket when I was at university, I believe I got it in the Next sale. It was a dark denim coat with red stitching and I loved it. I always used to wear it out on nights around the town. One of the best things about this particular […]

  • Wind Stoppers

    Posted on July 20th, 2011

    If you are looking for a jacket that you can wear whilst out walking or nipping around, that is not going to leave you panting for breath but will protect you from the wind, you need a wind stopper. These jackets are incredible for sports and the general outdoors. You can choose lightweight versions, which […]

  • Fur Coat Recycling project

    Posted on July 15th, 2011

    Fur Coats have always had its loyal followers who enjoy the luxury and feeling of soft fur against their skin. It also has quite the opposite group of Anti-Fur campaigners who are against the killing of innocent animals. For years British charity PETA People for the ethical treatment of animals have campaigned against wearing fur, […]

  • Is it a coat or is it a Jacket?

    Posted on July 6th, 2011

    We’re so quick to use words willy nilly these days without really realising where they come from or what they actually stand for. I thought it would be interesting to look at all the words associated with Coats, Jackets, Blazers and so on and really get to the bottom of their origins and the distinction […]