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By now, you've likely got your parka and pea coat but if you don't have an old school overcoat, it's the time to think about getting one. A classic coat will be as stylish today as it will be in a decade. But here's the real reason: they'll be going on sale later this month at most major department stores to make room for new spring merchandise. Here's a guide to four stand-up styles. Whether you opt for wool, tweed or camel is a matter of personal taste.
This refined, double breasted style is based on the coats once worn by British polo players warming the bench. Brooks Brothers introduced the style to America in 1910.
Coats are cut to accommodate a suit jacket. So if you're a size 40 suit, try on a size 40 topcoat.