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Find me a purple trench coat!

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ifigoup Fri 17-Feb-17 17:08:33

About five years ago I bought a light purple trench mac in the sale from Edinburgh Woollen Mill. It was a very classic/old-lady-ish style, but the colour made it fun.

The coat is now worn out and I am too fat for it anyway. EWM don't seem to do anything similar anymore.

So, can someone find me:
- a light / spring weight coat
- trench or mac style (but a proper coat, not a kagoul)
- without a hood
- belted
- single or doubled breasted
- size 16
- under £50
- ideally in a plain bright colour like purple, fuchsia, or I'd consider teal; if the style was right I'd consider a pattern
- at least three-quarter length
- ideally without a cape or "fussy" bits

I have had no luck but I'm always really impressed by what people on here find!

ggirl Fri 17-Feb-17 17:26:54

trench jacket

ggirl Fri 17-Feb-17 17:28:47

ebay

ifigoup Fri 17-Feb-17 18:28:18

The Debenhams one is a bit short but otherwise ideal.

The eBay one is fab but might be a bit small at 14/16 rather than 16.

I think you're some kind of genius!

Any advance on these?

ggirl Fri 17-Feb-17 18:34:46

I just googled purple trench coat size 16

ifigoup Fri 17-Feb-17 18:37:13

Your Google is better than my Google grin

IamSwitzerland Fri 17-Feb-17 23:02:41

clothes optional
add big flower brooch colour?
summer?
seriously nice coat

Weebleswobbles Sat 18-Feb-17 04:40:04

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/like/162187991475?lpid=122&chn=ps&var=461162235243&adgroupid=42305674521&rlsatarget=pla-278515725989&adtype=pla&poi=&googleloc=1006634&device=m&campaignid=738081070&crdt=0&ulref=http%253A%252F%252Frover.ebay.com%252Frover%252F1%252F710-134428-41853-0%252F2%253Fmtid%253D1673%2526kwid%253D1%2526crlp%253D1727268971399_563391%2526itemid%253D162187991475%2526targetid%253D278515725989%2526device%253Dm%2526mpre%253Dhttp%25253a%25252f%25252fwww.ebay.co.uk%25252fitm%25252flike%25252f162187991475%25253flpid%25253d122%252526chn%25253Dps%252526var%25253D461162235243%2526adtype%253Dpla%2526googleloc%253D1006634%2526poi%253D%2526campaignid%253D738081070%2526adgroupid%253D42305674521%2526rlsatarget%253Dpla-278515725989%2526gclid%253DCj0KEQiA25rFBRC8rfyX1vjeg7YBEiQAFIb3bxiCvYY_fBEcGnSgZTSfAo0bqc5-gCZqBDlbOH3eM0aAg638P8HAQ%2526srcrot%253D710-134428-41853-0%2526rvrr_id%253D1169721094048

ChishandFips33 Sat 18-Feb-17 10:39:30

simply be Blush is nice too

BabiaMajora Sat 18-Feb-17 10:47:05

I've just fallen in love with the idea of a purple trench - thanks OP! Can anyone find one in a cooler shade of purple for us with Winter colouring? (Sorry about the piggy back onto your thread ifi - it seems a bit niche to start a new thread though! grin )

beanfilledfish Sat 18-Feb-17 10:55:39

this is lovely! not purple though

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