Behind the trend…The Car Coat

A car coat is a woolen outdoor garment which originated in the USA in the 1950’s. It typically is a hip-length semi-fitted jacked often double breasted used for driving.


Source: The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion Designers



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