Friday, November 23rd, 2012

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

Friday, January 6th, 2012

12:00 pm

Hexico Salt and Pepper Overcoat


Interesting use of Salt & Pepper fabric, more often associated with  vintage shop coats and shirts. Hexico of Osaka have employed it to great affect with this Stand fall collar coat. 100% cotton, quilt stitch neckband, leather backed buttons, lots…

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Monday, December 14th, 2009

2:30 pm

Bblessing Camel Overcoat

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There’s some pieces that are unavoidably smart. Sure, you can dress them down, but they’ll still be a smart piece. Overcoats are one such piece. So embrace the smartness and get a camel ‘joint’. This Bblessing overcoat is a great…

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Friday, December 11th, 2009

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

10:00 pm

Mackage Aston Overcoat

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Ssense takes stock in this asymmetrical overcoat from Mackage. Here’s the details…”Single breasted grey wool overcoat with asymmetrical button placket. Spread collar with hook closure. buttoned back flap. Tonal leather trim and grommets at underarms. Leather trimmed zip pockets with…

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Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

3:30 pm

Aquascutumn Double Breasted Overcoat

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Overcoats are back. Of course the traditionalists will scoff at this notion in the same that Timbs wearers scoffed at the idea of Timb’s coming back. But, like it or not, there will be an avalanche of overcoats this season…

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Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009

12:28 am

Jil Sander Grey Overcoat

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Here’s a 3000$US overcoat from Jil Sander. Sure, it is tipping the scale but Mr. Simon’s gets it right with this one. “One of the most important pieces in this highly regarded collection is this overcoat, due to its degree…

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Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

10:26 am

Burberry Wool Overcoat

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The A/W 09 shows have been predictably gloomy, with coats and jackets mostly going the way of grey. So why not get a head start with this Burberry wool overcoat? While the mix of black and white weave isn’t exactly…

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Thursday, November 20th, 2008

12:18 am

Final Home Home-1 Long Overcoat

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Final Home, once the name of a survival jacket in the Issey Miyake line (way back in 1991) was spun off into its own line focused on producing outerwear that could be described as the “ultimate shelter.” The company produces…

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