Friday, September 19, 2008
Fahion Friday: Entrenched in Style
With cooler weather just around the corner, it is the perfect time to add a new trench coat to your wardrobe. Woman have been sporting trench coats for decades and they remain a wardrobe essential that is timeless. They never go out of style and seem to get better each season. It is hard to believe that trench coats were originally created in the 1900's for British and French soldiers to wear during the first World War. A piece of clothing that had an original purpose of keeping soldiers dry and warm has now become a essential staple for women and is even seen on some of the hottest fashion runways.
A trench coat can take you from day to night and is very versatile. It can be worn with jeans, with a business suit and even over a cocktail dress. You can select a simple classic black, double breasted, single breasted, belted, cropped, long or a vibrant color. You can stick with a classic trench or a trendy one, just pair it with a pair of well cut jeans, sunglasses and a warm weather scarf and you will have yourself some celebrity style.
Which is your favorite Trench and what is your favorite way to wear a Trench coat?
Burberry London Belted Trench
Belted Nylon Trench
London Fog Single Breasted Trench
Signature Trench Coat
Ambition Short Trench Coat
Fashions fade, style is eternal.
- Yves Saint Laurent
This article was originally posted at Beautiful Fabulous