Monday, 14 November 2011

Short skirt, long jacket.

It's kind of good, really, that it hasn't got properly cold yet (seriously, even the weather doesn't believe that it's November) because I REALLY need a new coat and I just cannot choose! It's getting desperate though - all the buttons have fallen off my maroon one and the lining in my beloved tartan number is pretty much shredded. But, man, coats are EXPENSIVE. And I keep finding ones that I quite like, but none that I'm totally OMG about, which is actually worse because instead of setting for one OMG coat, I just want five NICE coats.

It's just SUCH a hard life, honestly. Anyway! Here are some coats that I like.



This really reminds me of the adorable parka I lived in at uni. So adorable.



So adorable, and the be-ribboned collar is removable too. I keep going to 'visit' it.



This is so, SO similar to this coat which I own, and love, but, um, can't I have it twice?



Really not sure it'll suit me... BUT SO PRETTY.



I seem to be massively into my fur collars this year, apparently. Pretty!



It's not practical, it won't be flattering... BUT I WANT IT.

Now show me coats that YOU like!
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18 comments

  1. I loved the navy version of the topshop velvet bow dress but the reviews of it were quite bad :( I also almost bought the last one! haha. I like the H&M or Miss Selfridge ones! (am also a fan of fur collars)

    xx

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  2. Sarah get the H&M fur collar coat now! It is simply gorgeous!
    Sophie
    x

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  3. My favourite's definitely the Red Herring one though the last one is beautiful if not practical too! xxx

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  4. saw the H&M one in store and it was lovely!

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  5. I had the very same dilemma only recently, and it was interesting that the more blog comments I got saying "Oooh, X coat", the more I was sure it wasn't X coat I wanted! Ha ha! And then bloomin' Topshop got a whole new load of amazing coats in and I went with a totally different one anyway! But, for my 2 cents' worth, the Red Herring fur-trimmed one for sure!

    xxx Maddie

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  6. I love the Miss Selfridge one! I made the big big big mistake of trying this one on: http://www.aubinandwills.com/en-gb/product/aberton-coat-011764003

    If only I had £400 floating around.....

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  7. Oooh I am in love with the first one! xx

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  8. I'm the same, it's hard to make a decision as coats can be so expensive! My favourites are the H&M and red herring ones, I'm also loving fur collars right now! x

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  9. I totally want the fur coat as well in fact i bought a cheaper alternative, no ears but only £35 xx

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  10. I am so in love with the H&M one. Too bad I already have two new coats this winter! Three's a good number though right? If it snows I'll need alternatives for when two get wet...

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  11. I'm really into fur collars at the moment too!

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  12. Get the last one! You know you want to.

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  13. These are beautiful coats, I really like the third one! This weather has been nuts, it was almost 70 degrees today.

    <3Honeysuckelle

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  14. I'm glad I'm not the only one with coat issues! My last one has massive rips under the arms yet I still wear it....

    Out of your selection I really like the topshop and miss selfridge ones....although the latter probably more for you!

    But yeah I'm obsessing over anything camel coloured atm....or navy...in my head thats what I want to be wearing this winter!!

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  15. that H&M coat is so beautiful in real life too. want want want.

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  16. ooh I love the h&m one! So beautiful. & the fur stole could be worn with other stuff too.

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  17. Ooh that top coat *melts* I'm off to debenhams! and with that last coat, well you don't know until you try eh?! *enables*

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  18. I have the H&M coat in the red colour, and I highly recommend it. Warm and so flattering on. I get constant compliments on it

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