May 19, 2012

Pea Coat

peacoat |ˈpēˌkōt| (also pea coat)nounanother term for pea jacket .pea jacket (also peacoat)nouna short, double-breasted overcoat of coarse woolen cloth, formerly worn by sailors.
ORIGIN early 18th cent.: probably from Dutch pijjakker, from pij ‘coat of coarse cloth’ jekker ‘jacket.’ The change in the ending was due to association with jacket .


Dsquared2 Long Peacoat

Red wool-mix coat from Dsquared2 featuring a pointed collar with hook-and-eye closure, a double-breasted front fastening with woven leather buttons and two large flap pockets on the side.

Free People The Ruffle Peplum Peacoat

Fit and flare boucle knit peacoat with double breasted front buttondown and removable faux fur collar trim; 2 side pockets; brass detailed tortoise buttons; patterned lining; shell 60% viscose, 40% wool; lining 100% rayon.

Kenneth Cole Double Breasted Peacoat
Epaulets enhance the military-inspired aesthetic of a wool-blend peacoat. Angled, tonal fabric panels highlight the waistline, working to visually slim the silhouette. Slant welt pockets. Approx. length from shoulder: regular and petite 28". Fully lined. Wool/polyester/rayon; dry clean. By Kenneth Cole New York; imported. Coats and Petite Focus.

Milly Double-Breasted Peacoat

Cropped and double-breasted with polished front buttons in a richly-woven wool blend.

Black Fleece Peacoat


Burberry Brit Double Breasted Peacoat

Rimmed metallic buttons finish a soft wool-blend peacoat styled with an inverted back pleat.Button-tab collar closure. Epaulets. Button-tab cuffs. Hand pockets. Wool/nylon/cashmere; dry clean.

By Malene Birger Nimmi Peacoat

Nimmi linen pea coat in navy from By Malene Birger. This linen double-breasted coat features an extended collar with button fastening, and four front pockets. Has expandable single back vent with button fastening.

Calvin Klein Double Breasted Peacoat

A classic wool-blend peacoat is seamed for a flattering, fitted silhouette.

Chatcwin Amama Peacoat

Yellow cotton blend pea coat from Chatwin featuring a grey collar and chest panel, a double-breasted front button fastening, flap pockets to the front and long sleeves with buttoned cuffs.
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