Three of The Best: Duffle Coats
Worn by children’s story book characters, war veterans and odd folk alike the Duffle coat holds a hell of a history. The characteristics it posses’s are strong. Wooden toggles and rope loops ensure the torso is never breached, while the thick woolen cloth creates a natural water repellant texture. Perfect for tackling January’s wonderful weather.
Plaid duffle coat, £200 by FARAH VINTAGE; farah.co.uk
Black hooded duffle, £300 coat by BARBOUR; barbour.com