Welcome to day 2 of our week-long look at coat trends for Fall 2006. Today’s spotlight: peacoats. (To read yesterday's installment, click here.) Admittedly, the old-school pea coat is a perennial favorite, but this year designers are mixing it up with new twists on the classic double-breasted wool look, making them cropped, asymmetrical, and single-breasted. Here are my picks for some great peacoats at both designer and non-designer prices.
Marc by Marc Jacobs Whipcord Teal Short Jacket in Teal, $398, available here.
Mackage Leather-Trim Asymmetrical Coat, $580, available here.
Zac Posen Flannel Peacoat, $1,800, available here.
Four more affordable options, so read more
Trovata Nadja Cropped Trench, $340, available here.
Calvin Klein Outerwear Pea Coat, $99.99, available here.
Andrew Marc Black Wool Short Peacoat, $219, available here