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Warmest parka?

(5 Posts)
pinktortoise Tue 20-Nov-12 13:05:40

i am looking for a really warm parka as am always cold. Want it to be warm but still look good , so more fitted than Michelin man. Ideally olivey colour I think anything but black. Have looked at the Barbour ones though not sure which one best. Any ideas? Thank you.

Plopsicle Tue 20-Nov-12 13:34:37

I've got the superdry super windcheater www.very.co.uk/superdry-super-windcheater/1112063781.prd?cmtag=o&_requestid=113367&browseToken=/q/super-windcheater&totalResults=1

It is really toasty but not too bulky.

PoshPaula Tue 20-Nov-12 14:56:24

I have got the Barbour coat that's called something like 'Women's Storm Down Coat', olive green, orange lining, fur trimmed hood. I got it a couple of weeks ago and it's warm, and quite fitted. I'm very pleased with it.

Sophiathesnowfairy Tue 20-Nov-12 21:44:11

Keeping my eye on this with interest. Moving to Northern Ireland next year and my husband keeps reminding me it rains ALL the time! So I have managed to persuade him to buy me a new outdoor waterproof coat for chrimbo, but wanting something that fits at the waist so I still look likea woman, and covers my bum, so I don't get a wet one when the wind blows the rain off the mountain.

Speedos Tue 20-Nov-12 22:06:09

North Face arctic, pricey but they are on good offer here at the moment. There is a fig green colour, I have the charcoal and delighted with it.

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