Whether you’re heading home for the holidays or heading out for a fun night out, the right fall outfit is comfortable, easy, and naturally cool.
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Donegal Wool Blend Car Coat
The Donegal wool blend car coat is a sophisticated choice for the colder months, offering warmth without sacrificing style like an edgy jacket would. The charcoal color is versatile for dressy or casual wear, and the black and white speckled texture adds depth and interest. Its hidden button front maintains an elegant appearance silhouette, and the fact that it is machine washable adds a practical touch to its refined appearance. What is the difference between a car coat and other top coats? Mainly, car coats have spread flap collars like this, while most trim coats have notched lapels.
Selvedge denim jacket
The selvedge denim trucker jacket demonstrates the sustainable the attraction of quality know-how. Made from 13.75oz Japanese selvedge denim, the raw indigo color lends a sharp yet rugged aesthetic. The jacket is constructed with the same attention to detail as the finest jeans, with chain stitching that nods to its workwear history. This mid-weight layer is unlined, making it an ideal mid-layer under the car coat for the cool fall days ahead. Made in Portugal from 100% cotton, this is an enhanced, quality tribute to the city’s historic past. trucker jacketa garment that has become synonymous with American style.
Waffle knit raglan sweater
This Banana Republic sweater is a cozy addition that doesn’t skimp on style. Its raglan sleeves are not only comfortable but also create a flattering shape across the chest and shoulders. The wide waffle knit introduces a tactile element, while the ribbed knit construction ensures the sweater retains its shape. Made from certified organic cotton, it’s a choice that feels as good as it looks.
No outfit is complete without the right shoes, and the Thursday Boot Co. Stomper boot is a statement in itself. The Old English color is a deep, rich brown and the dark sole provides ample traction for unpredictable fall weather conditions. Full grain leather and Storm Welt construction exemplify the quality of the boot, while the Kevlar blend laces are an impressive detail in terms of durability and style. The side zipper inspired by skydiver jump boots allows for easy on and off, adding a practical touch.
Transitioning to the bottom half of the Getup, the Ford Standard Stretch Drawstring Corduroy Pants offer a textured counterpoint to the speckled wool and waffle knit of the upper layers. 4-ply cotton corduroy is fine and sophisticated, offering a contemporary take on this classic material. The pants feature a straight leg that tapers below the knee, echoing the silhouette of jeans while providing the comfort of stretch corduroy. Perfect for fall and winter, they’re a warmer alternative to traditional chinos or jeans, ready to be dressed up or down depending on the occasion.
English-made leather belt
To complete the look (and lift up the pants), LLBean’s English-made leather belt is a subtle but crucial accessory. The full-grain leather and brass-finished buckle create a sense of heritage and quality. This belt, hand-finished in Northamptonshire, is a testament to the craftsmanship and tradition that is still alive and well in English leather goods today.
And finally, to punctuate the outfit with a touch of elegance, the minimalist watch from Movado. The 41mm size has presence but is refined, while the Swiss quartz movement ensures precise timekeeping. The minimalist design is complemented by a bronze dial and gray leather strap, reinforcing the modern aesthetic of this timeless watch.