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OutM3 Tue 24-Oct-17 09:18:26

Hi I am looking for a good quality black trench coat similar to the Hobbs ones but in black. I have searched high an low but am unable to find a good quality black trench. Any ideas? brew

OutM3 Wed 25-Oct-17 13:04:00

hopeful bump?

Redact Wed 25-Oct-17 13:48:20

I have one from Banana Republic that I rate

OutM3 Wed 25-Oct-17 14:26:08

Thank you redact. They seem to have sold out sad. I am surprised there are few black trench coats most are navy blue.

Kochicoo Wed 25-Oct-17 14:30:48

Karen Millen have one but it doesn't appear to have a belt and Warehouse have one but it's a cotton mix. I looked a while ago and you're right, not many black cotton ones around. Good luck.

OutM3 Wed 25-Oct-17 15:08:02

thanks kochicoo.

this is well beyond my punching power uk.burberry.com/the-sandringham-long-heritage-trench-coat-p39005451?istCompanyId=c86f3bfd-7ed3-4878-84c4-888bf20f758f&istItemId=xipqmmiprl&istBid=tztx&gclid=CjwKCAjw7MDPBRAFEiwAppdF9Cs-7_L1j9jx1l4k9o-dE0BD9yhrUIDdQHH3KubX1xvWO-ypXHzNnBoCNA8QAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds&dclid=CO64o-X4i9cCFVAC0wodkXkN2Q

and looks a bit paddington bear like, right? blush

OutM3 Wed 25-Oct-17 15:08:29

*purchasing power! gosh blush

Karen M £££ though

Kochicoo Wed 25-Oct-17 15:28:57

Ooooh, I'd be happy to look like Paddington if I owned that. It's lovely.

OutM3 Wed 25-Oct-17 15:41:09

Kochicoo grin I love the cut of the BB one and the lush fabric and quality make but the inner lining seems pretentious somehow and thus unstylish (imo) I like understated and the BB lining is maybe a little blatant, an obvious British status symbol?

OutM3 Wed 25-Oct-17 15:42:23

The Karen Millen is stylish but I'd love a classic belt one.

Kochicoo Wed 25-Oct-17 15:50:25

m.esprit.co.uk/padded-trench-coat-with-adjustable-hood-087EO1G003_001?referrer=search

Not quite right probably - bit short (would be for me) and I know it's probably below your budget but it is cotton, Esprit is usually nice quality and hood is removable!

Know what you mean about the Burberry check - I will forever think of those Daniella Westbrook photos.

OutM3 Wed 25-Oct-17 15:58:14

The esprit one is nice and i have found their quality especially the EDF rage is very good but you are right it's a bit short for what i have ion mind and the hood is too casual.
i google danielle westbrook and burberry and OMG that's check bonanza. worst still....
i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2014/10/13/1413194649450_wps_1_Pete_Doherty_wearing_a_Bu.jpg grin

but esprit is one to check every now and again for classic black trench thanks for the recommendation.

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