Michael Kors accessories
Uncategorized / September 19, 2017

From the seas to the streets to the glitzy runway, the pea coat has been a constant in American life. Everyone has taken a stab at making them fashionable, including Coco Chanel in the 1920s (she paired them with bell- bottoms for a fully nautical look) and Yves St. Laurent in 1962 (when he showed his gold-buttoned pea jacket with white shantung pants and navy leather sandals).The pure pea, (“p” is short for “ship’s pilot”), is made of rough wool, has a double-breasted row of gold or brass buttons, comfy pockets and a quilted lining. For the real thing, try the Army-Navy stores or numerous military surplus Web sites. (A search for “pea coats” will bring them up). The coats come in one boxy style only and range in price from $150 to $300.The updated, more expensive versions tend to be a lot softer, more fitted to the body, and include leather details, stripes, or big rows of buttons up one side. Wear them with anything but camouflage pants — that would be a bit much, don’t you think? Tory Burch appears to be unstoppable. In just four years, she has made millions while becoming a household name with her…