Street Style: Men's Pea Coat, blue striped shirt, scarf & jeans
Pea coats are also known as pilot jackets were originally worn by sailors and are characterised by double breasted fronts, broad lapels and wooden/metal buttons. Pea coats are great worn during the cold season to keep the cold at bay.
Our entire outfits get covered with coats/jackets during the cold season, that’s why pea coats still remain men’s favourite choice for decades. Pea coats are versatile and they have a niche appeal to them.
I love the way he has paired his pea coat with a blue striped shirt, scarf, jeans and trainers for an effortless look.
Pea coat should be worn as an outer layer and other accessories worn with it such as scarves should be tucked in for a clean sleek look. Pea coat are easy to wear they can be paired with almost everything
When choosing a pea coat make sure it hit the bottom of your hips and the buttons should be space evenly for a figure defining shape. Avoiding wearing an oversize pea coat otherwise you will end up looking like a whale.
Here are a few ways to wear a pea coat in your everyday look. Pair the pea jacket with a turtle neck, pleated trousers and boots for a tie-free dinner date look. For a back to work look pair the pea jacket with a shirt, tie and trousers for an office wear. If you’re bold swap the traditional navy blue/grey pea coat for a colourful one and pair it with a bold colour shirt, straight leg chinos and a beanie hat for statement style look.