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Posted on:10/13/09 10:54 PM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 4 people   
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FullertonRegan said... (10/15/09 11:05 AM) Reply
You all are the best! Thanks so much for all of the info on the yoke and all of you sweet compliments! Yes, Raye Ann, I did wear it in our first rain of the season. :) Super exciting!
Sic said... (10/15/09 4:30 AM) Reply
Very lovely coat! I love a little sparkle!
Nancywin said... (10/14/09 11:15 PM) Reply
Great looking coat. You should be very proud of yourself! I love the lining. Very nice job.
grey ann said... (10/14/09 6:55 PM) Reply
I didn't know about the cap hiding place, Alfalfa. The extra yoke in the back is just another layer of rainshield, like a rainshield on a tent, I believe.
LollyVee said... (10/14/09 1:31 PM) Reply
Love that trench...gorgeous colour...fabulous lining and sparkly buttons! Nice one!
ALFALFA said... (10/14/09 1:14 PM) Reply
Trench coats were originally manufactured for the British Arlmy during WW1 and the flap in the front was a place for your cap to go when you removed it. So my Dad told me a British Army veteran. lynne
Raye Ann said... (10/14/09 12:01 PM) Reply
really cute! you will get alot of use out of it. hopefully it is completely finished and you are wearing it now:) (SoCal's first rain of the season)
CynthiaSue said... (10/14/09 11:09 AM) Reply
yay for you! a trench for all winter! Amazing job!
FreyaStark said... (10/14/09 4:33 AM) Reply
Very nice. The lining is especially cute. Traditional trenchcoats, such as Burberrys, which I've owned, do have a lot of apparently pointless features. I can only imagine that originally they had a purpose related to hunting, shooting or fishing, or maybe even military uses, when the coat was first designed.
Lori V said... (10/13/09 11:05 PM) Reply
Great looking trench.
Re Becca said... (10/13/09 10:59 PM) Reply
That looks Great! Raincoat fabric doesn't seem like it would be the easiest to deal with, I have never had the patience to try it. That looks super on you. The details look very professional!
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