in the trenches

First, I’d like to give you all a great big Internet {{hug}} for all of your sweet words of support and encouragement following last night’s post about my less-than-stellar day. You brightened my spirits and helped to pull me out of my funk, so thank you!!

While browsing Tar-zhay yesterday, I stumbled upon a rack of adorable printed trench coats. After quietly cursing the Florida weather — still waiting on the first cold front of the season down here — I started thinking about how many ways a modern trench could spice up my cold weather wardrobe… Over a sheath dress, paired with a sweater and skinnies, dressed up with a pencil skirt (not that I wear many of those anymore, but you never know when an important meeting may pop up), and dozens of other combos.

So while waiting for trench-worthy weather, I did a little Internet window shopping and made a little wish-list of some of my favorite affordable styles from around the web!

In the Trenches

What Do You Think?

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  1. Very pretty tops, I must say…!

    Posted 10.22.12 Reply
  2. jwilson917 wrote:

    I need to get myself a trench coat. I love all of these!

    Posted 10.17.12 Reply
  3. The navy one on the bottom. . .*fans self*. . .to die for! It reminds me of a sailor. ♥

    Posted 10.17.12 Reply
  4. arayofsun wrote:

    I have been in the market for a new coat too! I especially love the navy blue military style coat with the flared bottom. Very girly and cute yet still tailored!

    Posted 10.17.12 Reply
  5. Love trenches!
    The yellow and blue ones are so beautiful :)


    Posted 10.17.12 Reply
  6. bunnymysweet wrote:

    Great picks, love the yellow one!
    Come check out my kawaii giveaway!
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    Posted 10.17.12 Reply
  7. love trench! :D

    Posted 10.16.12 Reply
  8. 7cakes wrote:

    Oooh, love the polka-dotted one, as well as the navy dress-looking one! I hope you get one =D

    Posted 10.16.12 Reply
  9. If only I could find cute rain coats that look similar… Being in FL, I share your weather issues.

    Posted 10.16.12 Reply


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