Mackage trench coat

Here’s one of the better trench coats that I’ve seen around – the make is pretty impeccable (made in Canada).

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Lot’s of nice details on this one, such as leather lining, leather arm vent, nice silky inner shell with intricate embroidering. There’s also more room in the chest & shoulders – this is usually an issue for me as modern trench coats tend to be cut slim with high shoulders – but with this jackets, mobility is not so much an issue.

Of course, as with ‘vintage-inspired’ jackets, the material used aren’t as ‘traditional’ when compared to vintage replicas. The outer shell is a heavy cotton/polyurethane hybrid, giving the garment a nice sheen/glitter while providing superior strength and elemental protection compared with pure cotton fabrics. The inner shell is a polyester/spandex mix, a modern alternative to silk, giving a similar hand to the fabric but with superior wear resistance. A great modern interpretation of the classic trench.


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