Trench coat is clothes that cannot be cleaned from your closet throughout the spring. It is a fashion trend that will never be out and a must have thing in spring.
‘Trench coat’ refers to the commissioning of Burberry by the British Military in 1914 to adopt their water-resistant and breathable gabardine fabric for the British officers in the trenches of World War I. The style is a full-cut, double breasted and belted coat with epaulets.
The term ‘Mac’ derives itself from the last name of Charles Macintosh, who, in 1823 developed a rubberized waterproof fabric (that is, spreading rubber onto cotton). Any coat that is cut in the way of a classic Mackintosh is referred to as a Mac (as other companies have since adopted the style). The distinctive cut does not contain lapels, epaulets or a belt.
Original trench coat in gabardine is of 26 pieces which Includes double-breasted, shoulder pads, chin, short coat over shoulder, triangular flap on the front, sleeves around the wrist straps and Buckles, belt and split folding rear along with a button. It experienced a process of continuously changing designs in details from long ago.
It was once regard as the clothes for army but an elegant famine wear after some time.
Now it is a fashion and the flag of elegant to wear trench coat. We can see them anywhere. In movie, the street, on the red stage, or under the spotlight, ladies wearing various designs of trench coats appear so elegant and beautiful with simple temperament. It seems never be out of the fashion stage from its birthday.
Time and growth has told of their success in this tradition. Even Many big brands have a tradition with trench coat. Burberry— created by Thomas Burberry, found a waterproof fabric that has known as gabardine and we can see it from the old uniform of British soldiers. Burberry keeps this tradition down and makes it ever last. In the legacy of Louis Vuitton, where luggage built and evolution, there is also the relationship with trench coat…
There are many other famous brands related with trench coat that makes trench coat to be an ever living legendary.
From the history, culture and the permanent beauty and elegant it gives to us, we has enough reason to believe it as a must have thing in our closet.