If you’re after a classic coat that will last you for many seasons to come, try the likes of Hobbs, L. While camel is the hue on the agenda here, we have got some lighter, beige colours for anyone who’d prefer a more muted tone.For the current season, it’s all about pairing camel with burgundy and checks, so don’t be afraid to invest in some new tailoring and knitwear to go with your coat.
The company started out in 1913 by brothers Irving and Jack.
Still owned by the Schott family, this designer label still manufactures much of their clothing in the United States.
The brand’s famous jackets were made out of horsehide, included a belted front as well as a D-pocket, flap change pocket, zippered sleeve cuffs and shoulder epaulettes.
When purchasing an overcoat, remember the most important thing is the fit.
You need to bear in mind the coat will need to sit comfortably over your shirt and suit jacket and any stretches across your back or surrounding the buttons are a definite no-no.