Posts tagged "trench coats"

Must Haves: 10 Sassy Spring Trench Coats For Rain Or Shine

April showers may bring may flowers, but let's be honest -- Mother Nature is doing whatever the hell she wants lately. So, this spring, be prepared for rain or shine with a light trench coat that's as unique as you are. Say goodbye to black, beige and plain white coats and give your seasonal staple…

By: Katie Oldenburg / May 3, 2014

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Classic Trench Coats For $100 Or Less

A trench coat is one of those truly classic pieces you'll never regret adding to your wardrobe. If you can afford to invest in a top quality trench coat, it's definitely worth paying more, since it will never go out of style. However, if your budget is more Target than Neiman Marcus (I feel you,…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 6, 2013

Celeb Street Style: 20 Pretty Ladies In Trench Coats

You really can't go wrong with a trench coat. It's a classic style that looks just as fresh today as it did 50 years ago. I found 20 famous ladies rocking their trench coats with everything from designer dresses and Louboutins to skinny jeans and TOMS slip-ons. Click through to see 20 different celeb-approved way…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 18, 2012

Shopping Guide: 9 Cool Cropped Trenches

Among your cadre of summer-to-fall jacket options, consider the cropped trench. It's cute, versatile and can be worn as both outerwear and -- if you're feeling particularly daring -- as a blazer. We saw a girl wearing one today and were particularly covetous of the easy way the blazer fell over her long T-shirt and…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 7, 2011

And The Prize Goes To … The Most Ridiculous (Imagined!) Fashion Hybrid Item

Earlier this week, we asked you to tell us the most ridiculous fashion hybrid item you could imagine, along the lines of jeggings, jorts, shooties, and my contribution to the fashion lexicon, bradigan. The most original and hilarious suggestion would win Gap's Soft Trench, part of the brand's spring collection. We've picked a winner --…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 4, 2011

Burberry’s Special Edition Rain-Themed Collection—Redundant?

Burberry just launched a small, limited-edition collection based on the theme of rain (April showers, more specifically). The range includes Haymarket checked rain boots, printed umbrellas, trench coats, and a whole mess of small accessories. We have to laugh for a second because if this special line is rain-themed, then what was everything else Burberry…

By: Leonora Epstein / April 29, 2010

A High-End Trench With A Moderate Price Tag

Our dream: waltzing through April and May in the perfect Burberry trench coat. Reality: yeah, right. As an alternative, check out this tan oversized trench, which comes at a fraction of the price but still brings a high-end aesthetic. Plus, we're into the idea of making this spring jacket less fitted and girly, and taking…

By: Leonora Epstein / April 8, 2010

Old Navy Rain Jacket-In-A-Packet

Packing for a trip means whittling your wardrobe down to a fraction of its size while still ensuring you're prepared for all sorts of weather conditions and situations. Old Navy’s travel-friendly Jacket-in-a-Packet can be neatly stashed in a built-in pouch, saving precious space in your luggage, and its chic trench coat-style will guarantee you look…

By: Catherine Strawn / December 23, 2009

Sliding Scale: Espadrille Wedges, Floral Tops, & Trench Coats

Three big trends for spring to fit every budget! ESPADRILLE WEDGES We're stoked that espadrilles are making a big comeback this season because they're the ultimate multi-purpose shoe. They're the sort of dress-up/dress-down accessory that works particularly well with jeans and simple dresses. We're loving the candy-colored varieties that are popping up all over stores,…

By: Leonora Epstein / March 29, 2009

Fashion Slideshow: Trench Coats

As Tim Gunn would say on his "Guide To Stye", a trench coats is one of the 10 essential items every woman needs in her closet. Personally, I think a trench coast IS the perfect coat because you can dress it up and dress it down and it's always totally timeless and classic. Think about…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 20, 2008

Style On The Street: Three’s Company

Isn't the girl on the left intense? Especially her dress's neckline. The girl in the middle knows what's going on. Red trenches are one of the 10 best articles of clothing ever created. And on the right, the whole striped-shirt peaking out of jacket-sleeves thing is a nice touch. [Trender Bender]…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 8, 2008

Style On The Street: Rainy Day Chic

Spring is a lovely season, except when it rains -- a regular occurrence. Our friends at Trender Bender alerted us to this lovely lady, who knows that wearing pants on a wet day means you'll end up wearing wet pants. Platforms, however, keep you above the puddles. [Trender Bender]…

By: Catherine Strawn / April 2, 2008