As Christmas approaches you will notice that there is a significant drop in the temperature, giving a nice chill to the blowing wind. With winter fast approaching, all of those khaki shorts and summer shirts should by stored neatly in your closet. You should also start unfurling your winter wardrobe. But then it hits you: there is a big rip in your old winter coat that you actually forgot about, and fixing it will need a lot of money. Here is a quick guide on how to shop for a new winter coat.
See what others are wearing. Research on the latest trends for this coming winter. Seasonal trends are short-lived, so if you will be spending a lot of money, you had better make sure that you are going to buy a winter coat that will look classy. Browsing different shops and checking online will allow you to pick the right winter coat.
Length and shape: two very vital ingredients in choosing the right style. In picking the right style, you need to know how tall you are. You will also need to familiarize yourself with your body shape, and your own personal style. A-line coats suit pear-shaped women, those with hourglass figures can be covered with a belt and coat, while bigger women will look great in a dressing-gown style coat. Those with skirts need to make sure that the coat’s length is a few inches higher than the bottom of the skirt, or instead, buy a short jacket that ends at the waist. Before making a purchase, make sure that you actually see what style personally suits you.