‘Double-up’ your Style Quotient this Fall!

Once popular in 40-50s and then again in 80-90s the Double-Breasted coats, suits and jackets have surfaced once again on the runways of west. In ‘Fall 2015’ forecast shows, International  designers Prada,  Hermès, Bottega Veneta and many more have showcased  the Double-Breasted Jackets in their own styles. These designers have curated and reinvented the Double-Breasted to blend them with today’s à la mode man who prefers snug fits, vintage fabrics and a dapper look.



Runway Looks from Bottega Veneta | Hermes | Prada from their respective Fall 2015 Menswear Shows

Quick Basics about the Double Breasted Coats:

  • Can be worn in both Formal and Casual Set-up
  • Available in 4 Button and 6 Button variants
  • Looks good in Cotton/ Wool Blended fabrics like Tweed, Glen Checks, Houndstooth, etc.
  • Lengths vary from low waist to upper mid-thigh
  • Looks cool as a Complete Suit, as a Blazer or even a jacket

Imforstyle.com shares 3 ways to dress up FORMAL | STYLISH | CASUAL with the double breasted this season as these will surely lend you a unique style statement and make you stand out from the crowd.


Look 1: Check out Ryan Gosling & Chris Pine in formal Double Breasted Suits



Look 2: Add your style as these men on the left from Pitti Uomo 2015  do  and also take a que from Bottega Veneta’s Fall 2015 Collection



Look 3: Wear it Casual. Looks from  Fall 2015 Runway Shows & Pitti Uomo 2015, Florence

Start digging your dad’s closet now or check it out on your next shopping spree. Double Breasted trend has caught up in west but has not yet reached the streets so you can definitely take advantage and pose a style statement.

PS: On a quick check online was able to find Double Breasted Coats at Zara, Mr. Button and Amazon.

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