Wednesday, December 2, 2009

vintage duffle coat

vintage duffle coat
vintage duffle coat

I feel like I just struck gold. I've been looking for a coat like this for ages but the closest I could get were these Gloverall coats which are way out of my price range. It fits me perfectly and didn't cost me an arm and a leg! If you told you guys how much I paid for it I'd probably get rocks thrown at me :3

Check out this neat article about duffle coats via the Lark About blog. Ideally I'd want another one of these coats in red or mustard but my black one is good enough for me! It even has a hood and smells weird after getting wet ahhhh.

65 comments:

Ami Schaheera said...

aww a red/mustard one definitely reminds me of Mr. Paddington! :)

Annie said...

That is a beautiful, beautiful coat - and I love it with the striped top!

Vee said...

lovely outfit.
-Vee

Anonymous said...

You look sooo cute! Who makes that striped tee?

denise said...

oh wow pretttty. i need some sort of lightweight coat like that for the non-winters we have in hong kong ):
your hair is looking really nice too!! i dyed mine jet jet jet jet black beginning of summer and what with all my bleached out disguting hair before that, the dye just faded right off in like less than a month ):

Mel said...

Love your coat! What an awesome find!

Urban Lullaby said...

nice coat :)
x

Wikifashion said...

Cute coat!! Looks adorable with the striped top and glasses. What brand are the glasses?

Annabel said...

anon - I bought it at a thrift store but it's Façonnable!

wikifashion - they're Jimmy Choo :)

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Christina said...

I'm so jealous and I'm dying to know how much it was! I promise not to throw rocks. :)

FIVE ZERO NINE said...

paddington bear coats are the best..

Ria said...

I had a tan/beige vest from when I lived in Japan that had the same style of buttons!

Django et Coco said...

Loving your jacket! I also love how you pair it with a simple stripe shirt! :)

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donna said...

definitely struck gold. Ugh, toronto has such blah vintage; I envy californians.

Brridget said...

The coat is really cute and goes just wonderfully well with your striped shirt!

love, S said...

OH man that is such a cute coat!!... Too bad it's turning into summer on my hemisphere! It always feels like we're a beat behind in the fashion world but you keep me up to date :)

By the way - I've posted a whole bunch of new photos if you're interested in looking at what I get up to in my little city of Christchurch in the bottom of the world :) If only I were as stylie as yourself... cheers lovie!

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Kate said...

Beautiful jacket ans striped shirt :)

Dirty Hair Halo said...

I think the way the toggles stand out on that jacket really does it for me. That sentence sucked and I can't fix it(I've been trying).

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le blog de leen said...

you look lovely in that coat, so cute :)

leen

Elena said...

Firt of all, I've found your blog a few days ago and I really love it! you're so sweet! and you and your boyfriend make such a cute couple! :)

I'd been looking for a hooded duffle coat for a long time too and this autumn I found the perfect one at Zara Kids and the price was perfect too! I got mine in navy blue with the inside part light blue checked (I don't know if it's said like that¿?). They have it also in beige-light brown... maybe you can check it out and see if you like it. Mine was 50€, I bought it in Spain so it will be a little more expensive there but I think it still will be a good price.
and it does smell good! ;)

love from Spain,

Elena.

Nicola said...

I have such a love for duffle coats, this one is beautiful! Haha, good find :)

fayeee said...

this one suits you so so well
yay for the creation of duffleness in coats..if that makes sense? ahah
x

EVRoss said...

i too inveasted in a vintage duffel coat this year whilst at home this year. it too smells funny. mines navy and well i LOVE it
Love chictopia's Maggiemay
(Emma)

Nana said...

the coat is lovely^^
i really like your hair
is it naturaly black colored?

Kb said...

Wonderful coat! I too found a bargain on ebay for just £7.50! Definitely going to try and be more thrifty when I buy coats from now on.

lau-ra said...

love it. it's wonderful you're so lucky

Rachel said...

please tell us how much! I wont throw rocks. promise.

Martha said...

Love the coat.
A mustard duffle would be amazing.
i'm fully loving duffle coats atm :)

Luxe. said...

cute cute cute!!.x

little cat bossa said...

~Wonderous Wardrobe~

Sadly, I have poor student syndrome; if money grew on trees my sickness would be cured, and I could purchase adorable jackets like yours :)

btw, I wanted to know what camera you used to take photographs :3

xoxo
love your blog

kathryn-louisa said...

I love duffel coats and this one is particularly wonderful! I do so want to know how much it cost you, the cheaper the better, it will fill me with hope that I can find one too!

I'm getting a DSLR for Christmas and was wondering how you decided which one to get?? I'm torn between the Nikon D5000 and Canon 450D - I want the Nikon but already have lenses for a Canon.... Argh!

x

http://sparklesmiledance.blogspot.com

Lark About said...

I like how you wear it with the strip shirt. So Cute and nautical. Love it. Thanks for having our link;)

Savana said...

very cute :)

fashionable palette said...

Great coat. Loving the toggles.

calivintage said...

what an awesome score! i have been on the look out for one myself. you look great!

Patty said...

Great coat! My brother has one similar to that. I'd love to claim it as my own, if it only fit me.

Anna said...

i had a red coat just like this. someone swiped it. red coat, if you are reading this, I miss you!

Becca Jane said...

I love toggle buttons. Great coat!

Jenny Cindy said...

This is so pretty and suits your style perfectly <3

heart charlie said...

I love this coat, and especially the classic french sailor shirt pairing! The length of the arms on the jacket is perfection! Congrats :)

Anonymous said...

topshop has a gorgeous version in red

heart charlie said...

I also linked you photo on my blog, http://heartcharlie.blogspot.com/2009/12/style-inspiration-classic-sailor-tee.html

Delphine said...

hi, first comment on your blog, although i love and read religiously your food and outfit posts!
funny you should talk about how expensive gloverall duffle coats are, as I still have mine from when I was 11, and not only is it still in perfect condition, it still fits me (well i'll be honest, it is a little short at the sleeves), and I am pretty sure I am a larger size than you are (in European sizes I am a 38, which is somewhere around an american 4 I guess, and I am 1m64cms), so you should give kids sizes a try, as they are waaaaay cheaper than ladies duffle coats (89£ VS 235£ for an adult coat), and they have such cute colours... and no I don't work for gloverall!
xo from paris

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That's such a cute coat and great find!

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Ellen van Engelen said...

that's a lovely duffle coat!
is there still a brand label in and what does it say?

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