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Vest In Show

img_5226as.jpgNo longer the province of rich old women, fur has been trending younger and cooler for several winters now. The result this winter is more fur – and more variations on fur – than I’ve ever seen among the previously fur-deficient urban hipsterati. I’ve seen quite a few short mink jackets while out and about, but the hottest item among the politically-active-yet-politically-incorrect set this winter just might be the fur vest. Often a vintage find that is rendered in rabbit or coyote, my favorite so far this season was a fox fur vest that I spotted outside the Chanel show in Paris – you can check that here. I also adore the shaggy, sheared, and cruelty-free wool and alpaca fleece pieces that I’ve been seeing. The key with these I think is to get the most obnoxiously huge and fluffy one you can find. These are real rock star pieces that do not benefit from the exercise of moderation.

xxx eddie


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  • pumpkin

    what an incredible post. so chic, so NY.

  • Gots to step off on this one. Way not cool.

  • Eh.
    Not really my thing, but #2 is the only one
    pulling it off. Just the right amount of fur.

  • got to disagree this time, Some time ago you posted some pics of people who were against fur & I have to say i stick to them, fashion should also have some kind of social-environmental awareness through the practice of moderation . yeah.

  • #1 IS number 1… so chic, so well done, SO NEW YORK!!!

  • I meant #2 love how she works it.

  • Miranda

    I know this is an old post but you truly are heartless. How can you support something like that?

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