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Thursday, December 1, 2011

The height of fashion in the Victorian and Edwardian eras

Men's Frock Coats | Great Frock Coats For Men

Looking for something a little different for your wardrobe? The height of fashion in the Victorian and Edwardian eras,Canada Goose Women's Montebello Parka LightGreen, frock coats are far from 'out' in the 2010's; simply, they are a mark of sophistication, sensibility and practicality in the modern gentleman who isn't afraid to show that he did indeed look in the mirror before he left the house.

They are the perfect winter wardrobe staple; a length that doesn't get in the way, a cut that is simple,Canada Goose Women's Freestyle Vest, understated and classic,Canada Goose outlet, and let's be honest - if some of the greatest men in history wore them, why shouldn't you follow in their footsteps? After all, clothes maketh the man,Canada Goose, do they not?

If you're not quite convinced,Canada Goose Merino Ball Cap Buffaloplaid, at least allow me to convince you? |||A frock coat is characterised by it's knee-length and straight-cut hem - fairly standard modern wear, but at the time this distinguished it from the Dress or Morning coat, which had cut-away fronts. The frock coat was the very height of urban sophistication in the late Victorian to Edwardian period, as the tails of Morning and Dress coats became reserved for evening wear and more formal occasions, amongst other things.

Frockcoats were also standard military dress at the time - that vintage military look is just a coat away,Canada Goose!