· An ode to beautiful outerwear ·
If you’re like me, you find a beautiful coat irresistible. I’m currently suffering as I left all of my nice winter coats behind when I moved to New York and opted for practicality bringing only a North Face that plays rain coat, snow coat, and cold coat all in one. Coats are such an important part of a wardrobe – in the winter months they indeed become the only thing from your wardrobe many people see. Of course, this is something that has not changed over time and coats often displayed the most beautiful designs of the times. Here we chronicle a sampling of 70 years of coat fashion from earlier this century.