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As winter sets in, it’s time to take your winter coats and jackets out of the closet. It is often seen that people tend to spend the winters wrapping themselves up in hideous looking coats citing the fact that they keep them really warm. However, given the innumerable options available these days, it is possible to keep yourself warm without compromising on the style quotient. There are only a few things that you can do to keep yourself stylishly warm these days. Only a little bit of information can help you to choose something that is fashionable yet practical for the season. Here’s how you can go about it:
Opt for classic style coats. A belted trench style coat or a pea coat have been and will continue to be in fashion for years. You can spend on a good quality coat
You can opt for a coat that comes with a shaped waist. Loose fitting coats can make you look shapeless. You can opt for one that comes with a little curve and this will make you appear attractive.
If you are buying a coat, then you should try it first prior to purchase. While trying you need to cross your arms to see if you can do it perfectly. Look into the mirror and see that the coat is not stretched while you try it out.
Apart from ensuring the fact that the coat is warm, you also need to check the length of the same. You can try one that is of hip length. The length is ideal when you wear winter coats with skirts, pants or dresses.
You need to purchase coats that are made of natural fabrics. It can either be made from cashmere or from wool. Coats made out of these fabrics are quite warm and can last for seasons. All you need to do is dry clean them after winters are over and they will be worth your money.
You can even look for coats that are wind and water proof for additional warmth. You can check the seams to make sure that they are well-sealed.
You can also opt for winter coats that are padded up with additional materials such as fleece line pockets. Though they may not be necessary, they do provide warmth and comfort. All these combine to make your winter coats stylish and at the same time keep you warm.