We haven't even had summer weather yet.. But, I feel it's best to get prepared early.
I HATE coats. I really do. I'm one of those people that refuses to wear one and stands there shivering in January, until one day it gets too much abnd I just put on a ski jacket.
I have a few okay ones from topshop.. But, they don't even keep me warm. I think I look fat in them. That is my main problem; I think I look fat in coats. I also think coats ruin whatever pretty outfit you have on that day. I really need to get over this and find a coat I actually like.
So, where do I start?! I don't think I'm prepared to pay ridiculous money for a coat. But, I will pay a fair bit. That is all I know really. I'm busty and tall. I just really don't know where to begin. I know it's early and that there isn't much out yet.. But, I'd just like to know how much people think I should save for a good winter coat.. Where I should look.. What sort of style.. etc etc. HELP!! I always promise myself I'll invest in a coat. But, it NEVER happens and I just pick up whatever from topshop.
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- 18-07-2007 20:21
- 18-07-2007 21:55
I agree, there are some really nice ones on offer from the Additions/Kays/Littlewoods/etc group.
Maybe you would like to look into getting a couple of slightly cheaper coats, rather than one expensive one? At least then you'll be able to match them a bit better to your outfits so that you won't have ruin the look of your pretty outfit
Oh, and fitted coats/jackets are the best to stop you from looking fat, since they tend to taper in at the waist and make you look a bit slimmer around the stomach.
- 19-07-2007 05:28
maybe ones with a belted waist would work out for you? or you could always get your coats altered so that they fit you properly.
- 19-07-2007 11:45
Next have lovely coats
Ive seen a blue one in the sale that I have my eye on