Parisian Maxi Coat
She’s walking next to him on Quai d’Orsay, admiring his double-breasted long tweed coat blowing in the cold wind.
He’s walking next to her on Piccadilly Circus, admiring her double-breasted long tweed coat blowing in the cold wind. In the recesses of his mind, he can’t help but think it looks familiar somehow.
The 60s were about changing things, making them your own. Experimenting with the conventional and exhibiting a healthy disrespect of experts and authority.
The idea of the Maxi style started as a sentiment, really, that fed this emotional rebellion. It then turned into a style. Longer was unusual. More interesting. European. Exciting.
Finally, it became this coat.
Parisian Maxi Coat (No. 3746). Vintage double-breasted design with six-button front. Pure soft wool fabric with herringbone pattern. Collar with rounded points. Fully-lined in black silky rayon. Angled flap welted pockets at hips. Long sleeves. Lower calf length. Princess lines. Long center back vent.
Women’s sizes: 0 through 20.