Archive of posts tagged coats

Is It A Coat? ? Is It A Sweater?

It is finally cool in SoCal.  (I can’t say cold as temps in the 60s don’t qualify anywhere else as cold.) So it is nice to look at sweaters and coats for a change instead of bringing out the cotton skirts one more day. I love the Sweater-coats that combine the comfort of a sweater […]

Do You Own A Maxi Coat?

The maxi coat is a new/old staple for your fall wardrobe this year.  This is a great item of clothing if you live in the Northeast. . . .or anywhere that the weather is frigid.  What is better when it is 20 degrees out than covering yourself from head to toe in a warm wool […]

The Weather Outside is Frightful

OK, the weather is not really frightful in Los Angeles this week, in fact by afternoon it has been in the low 70’s, so you can just roll your eyes as I complain about the cold mornings.  But, FYI, it was 34 degrees Monday morning as I went to work, 35 degrees on Tuesday, and […]

Have You Gotten Your “Boyfriend Coat” Look On Yet?

May I say once again how much I love the boyfriend coat look this year?  They are in every configuration imaginable, from camel to plaids to navy to tweeds.  They are in every fabric, style, and color.  Their commonality is the fit.  They are a little big—in the cut that is—not the shoulders or in […]

Faux Fur for Fall ???

I am not a big fan of faux fur.  It pretty much looks cheap to me, and wearing real fur feels a bit barbaric.  But this season there are two or three options for faux fur that are interesting. One is a coat by Rachel Roy styled with faux curly lamb.  It is fun and […]

A Camel Coat to Splurge On

If there is one item of clothing that is worth a splurge this season, it is a classic camel colored coat.  There are many styles out there, but my favorite is the oversized ¾ length coat with small lapels and no belt. The look is simple and goes with absolutely everything from jeans and a […]