All posts tagged: coats

B.A.D. Girl Style: Parka Jackets & Coats

I’ve been wanting a parka style jacket for a minute so when my mom told me the one she had recently bought didn’t fit her right I jumped at the opportunity to snatch it. She purchased it from Bloomingdales, but I have no idea the brand. The tag just says s +p. Regardless, I am obsessed  and haven’t stopped wearing it since the cold weather hit the east coast! What you cant see on this jacket because of my scarf is the removable fur trim around the collar. I like that the lining and fur are removable because that means I will still be able to wear the jacket when Spring gets here.  I also love the corset style detail on the back of the jacket. Parka: Bloomingdales – Beanie: H&M – Scarf: Xmas Gift from Kim! – Jeans: Mng by Mango – Boots: H&M – Bag: Marc by Marc Jacobs – Sunnies: Kenneth Cole Parkas are great for an everyday jacket/coat that you can wear year round since many of them have removable linings, …

Why Buy Hackett Coats?

The fashion house Hackett is perhaps not as widely known as other designer names, like Dolce and Gabbana, Prada or Gucci, but it is definitely in the same class. Not widely imitated, the Hackett brand has retained its exclusivity and appeal to those of truly understated wealth. With the opening of its latest store prominent on Regent Street and with its clothing frequently seen being worn by Prince William this is a designer name that is one to invest in. A relatively new fashion house in the scheme of things, founded in 1979 in Portobello the brand initially traded in second-hand clothing before beginning to design and create their own pieces. Now they are perhaps best known for their designer coats, tailored suits and jackets. It is perhaps the label’s designer coats that best exemplify the quality and craftsmanship of their work: from their Aston Martin racing jackets and padded gilets that typify the British sporting connection with the brand, to the paddock and Houndstooth jackets that are so reminiscent of the upper class British …