is a coat dress?
As the name gives it all away, a coat dress is a costume or a
dressing style which combines the designs of both a coat and a dress and
sometimes confuses the spectator as to what it is actually. A coat dress has
the unparalleled features of both the coat and a dress. It can contain
collars with belts and front fasteners. It is made of heavy weight, thick
material of a traditional coat and has the shape of a dress. There are
vintage coat dresses, wedding coat dresses and rarely, you can even find some
styles of coat dresses for men. The Duchess, Kate Middleton is mostly known
for wearing elegant coat dress and making them popular. They are now
considered very stylish and are worn even on casual occasions as they are
single pieced and easy to wear. The right hem length and the right waist
makes all the difference in making it a stunning piece and flatters the
figure of any woman. A plunging neckline can add to the oomph and
Styles of coat dresses:
- A red shaded coat dress can be paired with a matching clutch and
subtle cream colored pumps to create a splendid look.
- A grey or dark blue blazer styled coat with oversized buttons can
be paired with peep-toe boots.
- A flared and opened coat dress style can also be used a ladies
- A long, double breasted woolen coat dress can also be used as
part of your winter ensemble.