Wednesday, September 22, 2010

5 things: Vintage coats

A few of the coat styles found right now at (click on photos for link to items):

1. Bright canvas

Iconic Bonnie Cashin, with leather trompe l'oeil shoulder bag pocket.

2. Band uniform braid

60s weighty wool with glittering buttons and elaborate braid.

3. Warm brown cashmere

Light, soft, and warm pure cashmere, with typically great 1950s buttons.

4. Surprise lining

1950s Lilli Ann cream wool clutch coat with satin stripe lining.

5. Tie-waist corduroy

Early 40s insulated cotton cord coat, labeled Neusteter's - Denver.


Poke Salad Annie said...

oh i love the suprise lining! i want one!

denisebrain said...

Very hard not to flash that pretty lining!

Louise said...

That Lilli Ann coat is gorgeous.