250 Pictures Of The Best Coat Fashions That Flatter The Figure

The Best 250 CoatsWhen you think of plus-sized fashion, you may have a set vision of what that looks like. However, if that vision doesn't include swaths of camouflage, military insignias, exquisite wool long coats, distinguished hats, or military crop jackets, you may be selling yourself short on options.

Contrary to popular belief, military themes can easily be incorporated into a plus-sized fashion wardrobe. It just takes a bit of know-how and ingenuity, both of which you likely have in spades.

Read further to discover several attractive military-themed fashions that will not only flatter your plus-sized frame, but will turn heads as well.

Long Coats

Military long coats work well with full-sized frames because of the length of the jacket. Longer coats draw (Read More.....)

5 Hot Military Jackets That Won't Destroy Your Budget

Mr. Baidis Jackets On Amazon

One of the best things about the weather transitioning from the hot weather of summer to the cooler and crisper days of fall and winter is the return of the jacket. It's hard to argue against the beauty of most fall fashions. Of course, putting together a fall and winter wardrobe can be "budgetarily" difficult, even for people who are really great at money (Read More.....)

Top 10 Fashion Runway Looks We’d Actually Like to Wear

Cara Delevingne for Mulberry

When it comes to fashion, the styles that you see coming down the runways can sometimes look, well, a little silly. How many women can actually get away with wearing frocks that are see-through or skirts cut so high that bending over is not even close to a possibility?

Not to mention the fact that some of the styles, while they may be high fashion, just aren't suitable to wear when carting the kids back and forth to school, shopping for groceries, or even when out on a date night with the hubby. Many of the runway looks could (Read More.....)

Military Inspired Designer Collections

Valentino Resort 2014 Collection

 For the label’s resort 2014 collection, Valentino designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli created a collection of luxe ease with a mix of elegant day wear and ethereal nighttime looks. The first section of the resort line is more casual featuring military inspired trousers and capes that come in monotone shades of cream, navy and powder pink. Later prints are introduced in the form of nautical stripes and tropical florals for the Valentino woman’s day out on a yacht. Skirts are paired with simple shirts while evening wear is full of dreamy pastel floor-length dresses embroidered with (Read More.....)

Not a Perfect Fit? 5 Tips for Finding a Great Tailor 

Ralph Lauren Military Jackets

Well-fitting clothing will give your look sophisticated polish as well as the comfort of a perfect fit. And to get that perfect fit of both body and personal style, it might be worth working with a professional.

Finding a good tailor may seem to be a challenge, but the five tips offered below should help to make the task a bit easier.

Reputation First!

To start, check the online reputation of the tailor when narrowing down your list of potential professionals. Both positive and negative reports can help guide you in your (Read More.....)

Must-Have Jackets for Men and Women in Spring 2013

Since the weather is finally beginning to warm up, coats have become more of a fashion statement than a necessity. That big, ankle-length puffy jacket you turned to when the snow piled up and the temperature dropped below zero can officially be stored away and replaced with one of the season's trendier styles. To get your wardrobe ready for more moderate days, check out the following fashion trends for both men and women.


·The Safari Jacket- A practical and rugged choice for the all-American manly man, the Safari Jacket is built for (Read More.....)

5 Ways to Decorate Your Military Jacket

Vera Wang Winter 2007 2008

A military jacket does not have to be bland and boring. Spice it up with some of these cool additions:

1. Epaulets

If you don’t know what these are just think about frilly shoulder pads you wear on the outside of your clothing. Epaulets are a time honored piece of military outfits and came in a variety of sizes and styles to match any jacket. From big and bold to subtle and sleek you can make this fashion trend stand out.

2. Gold Accents

Another great way to make your military jacket a little more stylish is to add gold accents. Gold rope or chain can be added to the buttons to create a cool look. Or you can replace plain buttons with (Read More.....)