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Suggestions for a long puffy winter jacket please?

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shinny Mon 09-Oct-17 10:57:44

Just as title says - Im after a puffa jacket that will cover my backside....have looked through old messages but nothing comes up recently. Doesn't have to be Arctic warm and preferably waterproof.

I like this Zara one but would prefer a furry hood:

www.zara.com/uk/en/woman/trending-now/puffer-coat-with-hood-c773004p5183602.html

Also looked at North Face as its highly recommended but highly expensive.
www.thenorthface.co.uk/shop/en-gb/tnf-gb/womens-arctic-parka-cmh3?variationId=JBR

Ive also looked on Debenhams website but I don't know the Tog24 brand.....is it any good?

Very appreciative of any recommendations.

WomblingThree Mon 09-Oct-17 11:06:24

I’ve got this one from Uniqlo. It’s lovely and warm.

VeryPunny Mon 09-Oct-17 11:09:14

I have the same as Wombling. Warm as toast and you can shove it in the washing machine and tumble dryer.

WomblingThree Mon 09-Oct-17 11:43:55

Ooh does it tumble? I’m glad you said as I’d never dared.

Janika Mon 09-Oct-17 11:45:44

There was a M and S one mentioned yesterday on a thread. Long and lovely in black or red.

Blondielongie Mon 09-Oct-17 18:07:41

I have the joules cadellecott one. Very warm (too warm in this inbewteen weather). I like it and it has good reviews online.

ilovecherries Mon 09-Oct-17 18:10:33

wombling and/or verypuny. I'm wondering what the sizing is like on that uniqlo one. I'm a 16 with a lot of boob going on. Would I need an XXL do you think?

Sammysquiz Mon 09-Oct-17 19:07:57

Are you tall? There's some v warm looking ones at Long Tall Sally at the moment.

insertcleverusername Mon 09-Oct-17 20:41:17

I just got the Hobbs Liliana puffer in navy: it's possibly the most flattering puffer coat that I have ever found.

Hope this photo works...

BubblesBuddy Mon 09-Oct-17 21:18:50

Jaeger has some linger Ines with 20% discount at the moment.

shinny Tue 10-Oct-17 07:13:59

No not very tall.

I like that Hobbs one and found some great ones on M&S after that tip (thanks) but have just stumbled across Dorothy Perkins who have so many that I can't decide. And they're all in the sale!

Any idea on quality etc???

insertcleverusername Tue 10-Oct-17 10:08:13

Shinny, obviously biased here, but I don't think you can beat Hobbs for quality; I don't buy their clothing, but for coats and trench macs, they are really very good quality.

I know Hobbs isn't cheap, but you can often find a 20% discount code if you do a google; I got £35ish off that Liliana puffer coat about 2 weeks ago.

VeryPunny Tue 10-Oct-17 10:11:38

Sorry for late reply - I find Uniqlo sizing pretty accurate, maybe even a bit generous on the coat front, but I am very small of nork!

PandorasXbox Tue 10-Oct-17 17:22:44

Try Barbour. I’ve got one that I wore all last winter, really warm but not too bulky. Goes to just above my knee.

Jemimapuddleduk Tue 10-Oct-17 17:44:29

I just picked up a Diane von furstenberg beauty from tk maxx (also on the website). £99 rrp £400. I got the olive but they also stock in navy. It is amazing. Warm, long, detachable fur hood. One of my best ever buys.

Jemimapuddleduk Tue 10-Oct-17 17:47:03

www.tkmaxx.com/uk/en/women/clothing/jackets+coats/coats/olive+navy-fur-fur-trim-padded-coat/p/35108237

Jemimapuddleduk Tue 10-Oct-17 17:48:09

www.tkmaxx.com/uk/en/women/clothing/jackets+coats/coats/navy-padded-coat/p/35108241

WomblingThree Tue 10-Oct-17 23:38:11

@ilovecherries I’m a 14 with biggish boobs and the XL is just right to get a jumper underneath, so if I were you I’d go for the XL if you just want a top under or the XXl if you want to be able to fit a big jumper in too.

BubblesBuddy Tue 10-Oct-17 23:47:17

I like the M and S burgundy one. I might buy that!

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