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faux fur jacket-will it be a faux pas next winter?

(9 Posts)
brimfull Mon 29-Nov-10 14:19:35

thinking of getting dd somthing like this for xmas

HollyBollyBooBoo Mon 29-Nov-10 14:26:57

Think it depends on how old your DD is...if she were more adult age I would say that it'll be a classic worn on evening 'do's' for years and years to come. My cousins and I still pinch our Nans coats that look like this (although longer) that she's had since she was a young woman!

brimfull Mon 29-Nov-10 14:29:38

she'll be 19 next month
so yes adult

flibbertigibbert Mon 29-Nov-10 16:25:31

I think that's lovely. It's such a classic style that I think it will age well. She can wear it over jeans or nice evening dresses. You could always go for black if you're unsure.

I'm very envy. It's such a nice luxurious thing to get as a Christmas present.

WikiFreak Mon 29-Nov-10 16:35:20

well i had one LAST year and i LOVE it
good old shinypinkshoes bought it for me
black ponyskin
next HUGE stand up collar
coat itslef not HUGE

brimfull Mon 29-Nov-10 16:39:19

bit unsure about the leopard print
would rather plain I think

WikiFreak Mon 29-Nov-10 16:41:11

leopard very in this year.
mine is black
i dont htink anything is an investment tbh at 19

KittyFoyle Mon 29-Nov-10 16:43:02

I'd love it if I were her. Is she slim? If she's curvy it might be a bit Pat Butcher. Which is why fat old me isn't getting one.

brimfull Mon 29-Nov-10 16:45:07

plain more her taste
think she'd wear it more

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