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strawberryjelly Tue 21-Jun-11 19:54:28

Anyone got the rainy day mac? can you advise on size? I am between an 8 & 10 but find Boden coats a bit small usually.

Thinking of ordering in preview but also toying with velvet coat which I know won't be warm.

cruelladepoppins Tue 21-Jun-11 20:13:07

Velvet will be rubbish in the rain ... I tend to size up with Boden, but then I am not the classic British shape and like my upper half to be more "roomy".

Waswondering Tue 21-Jun-11 20:16:01

(It's the knee length tweed coat that does it for me!)

strawberryjelly Tue 21-Jun-11 20:45:09

I was looking at the tweed coat but it's quite dressy.

tulpe Tue 21-Jun-11 22:41:57

I am tempted by the velvet this year. I am between 8-10 in Boden and always size up as I find them incredibly snug across the shoulders.

hattymattie Wed 22-Jun-11 07:15:09

Please could I but in and ask opinions on the perfect cosy parka - tulpe I'm going to size up too as have same problem as you. I got a rainy day mac a few years ago in 14 instead of 12 and it is perfect over jumpers etc. The Velvet Coats are smart but less practical and are more fitted.

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