Oct 15, 2015

Why Topcoats Are A Worthy Investment This Fall

Most menswear enthusiasts seem to lean towards fall as being...

Most menswear enthusiasts seem to lean towards fall as being their favourite season of the year . It’s the season where you’ll be able to wear more than a t-shirt and not get called out for being a bougy d-bag if you have on a blazer or sportcoat. There are generally more accessories and options for men to experiment with due to the cooler temperatures. Like I said in my previous post, when it comes to fall/winter dressing, a solid piece of outerwear can be the foundation of your fall wardrobe. I may be a little late but, I don’t think there is a better coat to invest in than a topcoat this season.

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A topcoat is one coat I think any man, no matter how old you are and what style or look you’re going for, can put on and look pretty damn cleaned up. Having a topcoat around the next few months can be a versatile anchor that can effortlessly work with a wide variety of your fall/winter wardrobe.

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Most Topcoats are made of wool so they’re definitely functional enough to keep you warm in the fall. When the temperature drops off, the coat can easily be layered with a vest, so rest assured, you can wear a topcoat well into winter.

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Yes, there are other outerwear silhouettes that work have the same flexibility of a topcoat, so why am I pushing you so hard for you to at least consider one? The coat perfectly parallels with what is happening with menswear at the moment – purchasing something that can act as a blank canvas to express your own personal style. We’re in the wear-it-how-you-want-to era of menswear, and the topcoat gives you the sartorial freedom to wear it how you best see fit. It also doesn’t hurt that the coat adds a touch of sophistication to whatever you’re pairing it with.

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For myself I just like to keep things simple and casual. I often pair my Top coat with a hoodie, black denim, sneakers and a snapback. The coat just does a really nice job elevating these sportswear basics without looking out of place

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