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MyImage purple coat with asymmetric collar

Added Feb 23, 2012

by squirrellypoo

London, United K...






I’ve used “coat” in the title, but is it really a coat? Is it a jacket? Where’s the line drawn, anyway? It’s short like a jacket, but wool and warm like a coat, so I’m not quite sure what to call this.

The first thing you notice about this coat is that Big! Collar!! It’s a “whole lotta look”, but I totally dig it. Your mileage may vary! I’ve worn it out twice over the weekend already and the collar is great – it’s substantial enough and close enough to the neck that I don’t need a scarf!

This pattern appeared in the Winter 2011 MyImage magazine and it’s still available to buy if you fancy it (and holy crap, it’s on sale right now for €1.95/US$2.63, too)!.

Read way more about this coat “over at FehrTrade.com!”http://www.fehrtrade.com/gallery/573/the-myimage-purple-coat

Material Notes

Purple wool basketweave coating, underlined in black cotton flannel and lined with polyester tartan satin




Spring, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Bohemian, Other
Coating, Wool



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    Feb 26, 2012, 11.32 PMby olystyrene

    I love this coaty-jacket! The style is so bold! And it looks extremely comfy and cuddly – well done!

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    Feb 25, 2012, 11.31 AMby chased-away

    Beautiful coat.. It looks comfy.. I would wear it all the time!

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    Feb 24, 2012, 12.09 PMby squirrellypoo

    Thanks so much everyone!!! ;)

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    Feb 24, 2012, 03.15 AMby runningwithscissors1

    Love the colour and the collar. Great coat!

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    Feb 23, 2012, 08.35 PMby janul

    amazing coat, and you look gorgeous in it!

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    Feb 23, 2012, 06.47 PMby bjr99

    Great looking coat. The color really makes a statement!

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    Feb 23, 2012, 05.32 PMby asperge11

    Awesome! I have often asked myself the same question about coat/jacket. I would call this a coat though :)

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    Feb 23, 2012, 04.44 PMby leahfranqui

    I would call this a coat. And I would also call it awesome. Love the color, love the collar, love it!

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