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Looking for a boys winter coat roughly age 11-12 but a few very specific requirements.
DS has SN and uses a wheelchair. He needs a coat that is very warm but not too bulky eg down/puffer isnt great, makes it harder to lift or support him around the body. Must have a hood to keep out the wind and be long enough to cover his waist when sitting. Waterproof is less important as if it is raining he's probably going to be hiding under wheelchair cover .
A hooded decent wool coat is ideal, bonus points if it is still a bit fun or brightly coloured. Previous years Verdaubet duffle has done the job well but not so keen on the quality and styling this year. I have one on order as I haven't seen anything better but not convinced.
I have the adult version of this. Very, very warm indeed (as warm as down) but much less bulky. The adult one is thigh length, I imagine the kids's is too. Awesome coat, extremely warm, very good quality.
Just wanted to point out that if you do like the Gloverall, they are often available on Ebay for much less. This one for example is not brand new but seems as good as - and in a quick search I just did, there are some that are new / tags. Worth bearing in mind.
I bought myself a Gloverall recently and it's absolutely gorgeous.