Posts Tagged ‘ pea coat ’

pea coat options

last year around this time, i bought a schott classic 32 oz melton wool pea coat.  i never left the house in it.  when i put it on, i looked like juggernaut from x-men.  i could barely put my arms down.  i let it hang in my closet until two weeks ago when i put it on ebay.  i”m now looking for a new pea coat that was made for the streets rather than a battleship.  here are a few options i found.  i’ll let you know about fit as soon as i figure out which one i’m going to choose.  if you have a pea coat that you really like that’s not super bulky, please leave a comment.  i’m open to suggestions.

l.l. bean

j. crew

bonobos

lands’ end

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perfecto brand by schott spring 2011

schott makes two of my favorite jackets ever – the pea coat and the one star perfecto motorcycle jacket (613).  under the creative direction of greg chapman, they’re releasing the first line of the “perfecto brand” to focus on customers with more refined taste that understand and appreciate the history and construction of the garments.  here are a few of my favorite pieces from the perfecto brand:

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