Style Glossary: Dressmaker Coats

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This week’s Style Glossary post goes out to our ModLovers in the southern hemisphere (and anyone else who is still enjoying crisp, cool nights)! A dressmaker coat is a relatively general term, but my closet is full of whimsical examples nonetheless. By definition, a dressmaker coat is is a woman’s coat designed with softer lines and “special” details not often found in standard outerwear; thus, it’s styled more like a dress. Our Carmen Trench features a beautiful bow at the back, full “skirt”, and 3/4 length sleeves, making it quite a bit more special than your average trench.

What do you look for in your perfect cool weather attire? Let me know! Thanks for reading, and happy shopping!

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4 Responses to Style Glossary: Dressmaker Coats

  1. laura 06/30/2009 at 8:44 am #

    Adorable! I wish I had one!!

  2. Michelle 06/30/2009 at 3:40 pm #

    i have this trench! people have referred to it as ‘the mary poppins coat’

  3. Tori Bissell 07/03/2009 at 5:54 pm #

    wow i love this. they totally look good on anyone because the clinch at the waist. just make sure you get the right lenght for the right look!

  4. Tori Bissell 07/03/2009 at 5:54 pm #

    wow i love this. they totally look good on anyone because the clinch at the waist. just make sure you get the right lenght for the right look!

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