Mens Black Wool Overcoat
Winter is a absolutely beautiful season but can be quite unforgiving in for some people in some places. To get through the season without freezing off you will need to be fully prepared with your winter wardrobe. If you are in a place where winter is one or two weeks away then it may be your time to start stocking up your wardrobe with winter essentials. This is because of the fact that the new stocks come in during these times and if you start your shopping now it will be beneficial for your wardrobe since you don't want to settle with the left out ones if you are going purchasing well into the season.
Overcoats are a staple winter fashion when it comes to men's wardrobe. Overcoats are outerwear that are worn over any outfits, at any time of the day, be it morning of evening. Overcoats are in the making a winter garment that are worn by the people to keep warm from the cold and sometimes even rain. Therefore the double breasted pea coat overcoats
overcoats are mostly made of heavy fabrics like wool, fur and tweed. These are the materials with high insulation properties and this using them for overcoats ensures that the body heat is trapped inside regardless of the temperature outside which means that the wearer is kept warm.
Topcoats are another type of coats that are often confused with overcoats. It is because they are similar in construction and look but there is a major difference that being the material. As said before the overcoats are made of heavy materials since they are basically winter garments, the topcoats on the other hand are made of lighter materials like cotton. These Topcoats cannot be used as winter garments and mostly for fashion. While the coats started out as a functional wear to keep warm in cold and winds, in recent times the purpose has shifted to being a fashion garment. It is not on a whole and is followed by only some people mostly the younger men. Nowadays you can see people wearing overcoats even in the warmer months of spring and summer. Personally I think that is a good fashion improvement because the mens long leather overcoats
and topcoats let's say coats one the whole have the elegance factor about them that makes you look dressed up and presentable even when you are in your t-shirt and jeans.
So you will have to purchase the overcoats according to the purpose of it. There are different styles inmens long leather overcoats and having a clear understanding of what you want saves you time and the confusion when you visit the store with a sea of coats to choose from. Now first of all decide whether you need the coat only for formal purposes or both casual and formal purposes or only to wear with casual clothes. Most of the time, men aren't too inclined to have an array of coats separating them on the basis of seasons and use. But if you are a person who suits up often to office then you may need to get ones designated for different purposes.
Now when it comes to overcoats there are two basic designs. Single breasted overcoats are the more versatile one among the two and thus it is more preferred by people. Single breasted styles can be worn with both formal and casual clothes given it is of right color. On the other hand double breasted pea coat overcoats
are best to be worn over the formal outfits like business suits. These styles are heavier than the single breasted styles and thus best for winter season. Single breasted styles also can be used as winter fashion but if the winter is very harsh you can use layers. In history also the overcoats were used in the same way. While the single breasted styles were most preferred by the soldiers and officers in the army, the naval officers and soldiers opted for the thicker double breasted styles. There was also variation in the length of the overcoats that were used in the military.
Nowadays the overcoats are available in two different lengths basically - full length ones and 3/4 lengths. Full length overcoats reach upto a length of about the knee or sometimes few inches below it. The next optimal length that is available easily is the 3/4 length of overcoats. These overcoats come upto the length of thigh length that is few inches above the knee portion. The men in the army in the past preferred to wear the full length overcoats since they needed the maximum protection. But for naval officers aboard on a ship freedom of leg movement was more important thus the overcoats designed for it were of lesser length. They only reached upto the hip portion like jackets or upto the knee. One of the example for army overcoats is the greatcoats and one for the navy style is the peacoats.
As for the color of the overcoats, you will need to consider the purpose of the overcoat. If you are thinking of using it for both formal and casual purposes then you can go with classic colors like black, navy and charcoal. Black is the most versatile color when it comes to outerwear. You can use black overcoats for both formal and casual styles and also you can wear them at any time of the season. Black is one of the most foolproof color that can save at any time.
The fit of the overcoat matters with it still being an outerwear. It may be best to wear the suit or anything you intend to wear while going for shopping for the mens long leather overcoats
overcoat. You can visit our online site and check out the various styles of overcoats available. Our site houses many types of overcoats like car coats, winter coats, hunter overcoat, walking overcoat, sport coat, twill coat, trench coat, overcoats with fur collars, cape overcoats, overcoats with zipper, toggle coat and such in all sizes even in big and tall ones.