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Recommend me a spring coat to wear with gazelles/converse/Chelsea boots ?

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1t6y9o Tue 21-Mar-17 09:31:11

Struggling to find a nice coat thats casual enough to wear with gazelles/converse/vans/Chelsea boots.

Any ideas?

Prefer bum covering if possible!

sanitygirl Tue 21-Mar-17 10:39:41

I love the look of a trench worn with jeans and converse/trainers or boots. I have the short version of this one www.comptoirdescotonniers.co.uk/iconic-trenchcoat-CADEAU_3308.html#start=1

Judydreamsofhorses Tue 21-Mar-17 11:31:04

I bought this mega cheap New Look trench, which I also got 30% off for signing up to the newsletter, and have worn it with skinny jeans/trainers/Chelsea boots. It looks amazing for the price and is (allegedly, I've not tried yet) machine washable.

www.newlook.com/shop/womens/jackets-and-coats/camel-double-breasted-tie-waist-trench-coat_512041717?productFind=search

Greenvalleymama Tue 21-Mar-17 12:25:01

A 'boyfriend' jersey blazer?

Topshop have a lovely grey one. (Cant link at the mo!)

JohnLapsleyParlabane Tue 21-Mar-17 12:27:18

A Seasalt rain coat

1t6y9o Wed 22-Mar-17 06:36:46

I'd LOVE a trench but I've never been able to find the right one - petite, not too stiff, preferably without the epaulettes on the shoulder...

I already have a raincoat which I do love but just don't want to wear it every single day.

Don't really suit boyfriend blazers sad

keeponkeepinon Wed 22-Mar-17 06:44:02

I'm interested in this too. I couldn't wear the trench linked above, camel just washes me out and the length would drown me.

Acornantics Wed 22-Mar-17 06:55:33

Have a look at La Redoute, they have loads of trench style coats without the epaulettes, in different colours and price points. I'm tempted but haven't purchase yet, mostly because it's not showing any signs of bloody spring here yet!

1t6y9o Wed 22-Mar-17 09:34:04

Ah thanks for the suggestion, will look at la redoute. Really would love one if I could find the right one smile

1t6y9o Wed 22-Mar-17 09:34:59

Oh and Acornantics, completely agree - it's bloody winter here today. Not good sad

keeponkeepinon Thu 23-Mar-17 15:38:40

Bumping for any more suggestions on this thread.... I can't wear camel or beige though. Maybe in navy?
Any other suggestions please?

1t6y9o Wed 29-Mar-17 17:22:13

Bumping again ...

We need links to nice spring coats!

AuldAlliance Wed 29-Mar-17 17:30:50

If you want quality and bum coverage, there may be something here:
www.esprit.fr/femmes-parka

This is a link to the French site, as I am in France, but it should let you switch to the UK version...

ActuallyThatsSUPREMECommander Wed 29-Mar-17 17:33:05

I got a lovely long line velvet blazer from a charity shop which is fantastic for this - not quite warm enough for it yet though.

The notorious Zara frayed edge coat is the best for your needs but I think it might be sold out.

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