Oct 20, 2010 8:44 AM
Robyn G. writes: Hi Outblush! First: I love you guys. Second: Wondering if you could help... I'm on a quest to find the perfect faux-fur coat for the winter. I generally prefer swing coat or trapeze style, and maybe a leopard print... but would love to see what you guys could find for me. Thanks!
Hey Robyn! You didn't give me a price cap, which is good, because in my quest to find a fur-ocious new coat for you, I, Rachel H., Outblush Operative, discovered something: Most of them are so expensive, it kind of makes me throw up in my mouth a little bit. I found you a few options under $200, but my advice as a thrift store cowgirl extraordinaire is this: Buy a (most likely smelly and disgusting) faux fur piece second hand, and have it professionally cleaned. You'll still probably come out for less than $100. Then again, if you've got more Benjamins than my 2nd grade Hebrew school class, get the Anna Sui!
1 - Faux Leopard Fur Swing Coat ($129, on sale)
2 - Anna Sui Faux Fur Coat ($605)
3 - Animal Jaquard Pom Pom Jacket ($125)
4 - French Connection Laura Faux Fur Coat ($190)
5 - Wink Leidy Faux Fur Coat ($288, in two colors)
6 - Sonia Rykiel Printed Faux Fur Coat ($545)
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