Fashion Mile

March 29, 2011

Burberry Leather-trim cotton trench coat

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Burberry Leather-trim cotton trench coat
Details: Tan leather-trim cotton trench coat with double-breasted designer-stamped button fastening. Burberry coat is shower proof, has a collar with a hook-and-eye fastening, epaulets, buckled cuffs, side slit pockets, a vent at back, visible seam detail and is lined in signature check. 100% cotton; lining: 60% acetate, 40% cupro. Dry clean.

The epitome of sophistication and the home of the quintessential trench coat, this iconic fashion institution was founded by Thomas Burberry in 1856. Creatively headed by Christopher Bailey since 2001, the label’s innovative shower-proof trenches and color-pop signature-check accessories will add a dash of contemporary British sensibility to your look.


October 24, 2010

Belstaff Polar wool-blend belted coat

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Details: Brown wool-blend military coat with a chocolate buckle-fastening leather waist belt. Belstaff coat has button-fastening flap patch pockets at front, long sleeves with button-fastening cuffs and a designer-stamped tab at side, stand-up collar with buckle-fastening tab, stitched elbow and shoulder patches, belt loops, a concealed front zip, internal welt pocket and is fully lined. 80% wool, 20% nylon; lining: 100% viscose. Dry clean.

Belstaff: When Belstaff launched its high-performance waterproof outerwear line in 1924, it soon became the label of choice for motorcyclists and aviators alike. Now this iconic British brand is a fully-fledged fashion name and this fall expect quilted jackets, stylish shearling trims and lace-up ankle boots.

September 16, 2010

Balmain Chain – embellished calf hair coat

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Light-brown and black animal-print calf hair coat with gold chain-embellished seams. Balmain coat has brass designer-embossed button fastenings at collar and double-breasted front, front-patch pockets and is fully lined. 100% calf hair; lining: 52% viscose, 48% cotton. Specialist clean.

Pierre Balmain founded his exquisite namesake Parisian fashion house in 1945, dressing the likes of Ava Gardner and Brigitte Bardot. After his death in 1982, a slew of designers took the helm including Oscar de la Renta, and now it’s the turn of elegant French designer Christophe Decarnin. His military-inspired line has the fashion pack clamouring for medal-decorated outerwear, spray-on cargo pants and fabulous cocktail dresses.

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