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Dec 12th Celtic & Co. Modern Design Half Length Black Leather Sheepskin Coat.

Half Length black leather sheepskin coat from Celtic & Co

Luxury modern design sheepskin coat in Black Leather - £695 - Available in sizes UK8 - UK18

I'm featuring another wonderful coat this week from Celtic & Co which I think would make a fantastic Christmas Gift for the "Woman who has Everything".  This is a contemporary design sheepskin coat in black leather with full sheepskin lining and detailing.   The half length makes this a very wearable coat especially for day wear occasions.  The asymmetrical front zip design, the wide sheepskin collar & full 'turnback' cuffs, and the full sheepskin lining (with sheepskin inset pockets) delivers a very 21st century and modern design for this very high quality and luxurious coat.

This is very much an easy wear coat.  It is very warm yet is only medium weight.  I love the fact that it is versatile enough for a very casual "top of casual jeans and jumper look" or for a smarter "trousers or dress look".  It is also comfortable to sit in and would be especially easy to wear if driving.  I think this is luxury, but a practical coat that you will pull out of your wardrobe frequently this winter, and for many winters to come.

To see the features of the coat look at this video below

To buy the coat click HERE

To view the full range at Celtic & Co click HERE

Until next week. Diane


Dec 6th A Wonderful Toscana Sheepskin Full Length Hooded Coat in Chocolate Brown

The Ultimate in luxury and warmth, in this Toscana Sheepskin Coat from Celtic & Co

Toscana Sheepskin Full Length Hooded Coat in Chocolate Brown from Celtic & Co

Full Length Hooded Toscana Sheepskin Coat - £1250 - Available up to size UK18

All that needs to be said is WOW!  This is the ultimate show stopper of a sheepskin coat.  The coat is Toscana Sheepskin which is the warmest sheepskin there is and therefore it's very suitable for extremely cold weather (my friends in the US take note.  Celtic & Co sell into and distribute widely across the USA.  Just choose the USA Flag at the top of the page from this LINK. ( The coat is US$ 2065 ).  Celtic distribute worldwide.

This is the perfect present for the woman who has everything.  The ultimate in luxury, warmth and comfort and all packaged in a stunning chocolate brown full length and hooded coat.  A classic design in a single breasted cut with shearling leather inset pockets, a full longer fur lining and a neck trim that beautifully pulls up to a wonderful sumptuous full hood.  This style of coat will not date, so is a classic investment piece and heirloom to pass down the generations. Your daughter will be wearing this 20 years from now, and it will still look as fabulous as it does now.

I am 5'9" tall, and I have a 46" hip. I am wearing size UK18. The coat is 52 1/2" long. It is available from size UK8 - UK18 (Up to approx US Size 14/16) although Celtic & Co. have different US/UK sizing comparisons than other retailers I've seen, and call size 18 a US size 12. 

I have deliberately styled my look in the photos above to show you how wonderful the coat looks worn with a skirt and heels.  Of course this coat will also look stunning worn more casually with jeans and boots.  I am also wearing a pair of chocolate brown leather gloves which go perfect with the chocolate brown colour of the sheepskin.

Toscana sheepskin coat from Celtic & Co

The wonderful hood of this magnificent coat

To see more of the detailing on this coat and to hear what I have to say have a look at this video below.

To buy the coat click HERE

To view the full range of sheepskin/leather/and wool products from Celtic & Co click HERE

To buy the chocolate brown coloured leather gloves, (only available through the M&S UK site at present) click HERE

Until next time.  Diane XXX


November 2014 blogs, click here - Nov 27th Down and Feather Coat. Long Tall Sally. - Nov 20th Curvety Casual and Evening wear #4 - Nov 19th Curvety Casual and Evening wear #3 - Nov 18th Curvety Casual and Party wear #2 - Nov 15th Curvety Casual and Party wear #1

October 2014 blogs, click here - Oct 30th How to wear Tweed, part 1. - Oct 24th M&S Waist Cincher Knickers for tummy control. - Oct 16th Lipstick Boutique at House of Fraser - Oct 2nd Ann Harvey at Bonmarche

September 2014 blogs, click here - Sept. 25th Curvety Special Occasion dress - 19th Dickins and Jones Day Wear - 14th Yours Blouse - 4th Debenhams Tea Dress.

August 2014 blogs, click here - Aug 29th Jump suit from Pink Clove, - 21st Flared Skirt, Wardrobe staple. - 15th Fine Knit Cardigan, Wardrobe staple. - 7th David Emanuel at Bonmarche. - 2nd Road test of Leanne Shoes from Hotter.

July 2014 blogs, click here - July 29th Berlin Break, - 26th YOURS - Floral Maxi Dress, 15th Woolovers Jumper around shoulders look, 14th Woolovers City Look, 13th Woolovers Casual Layered Look, 12th Woolovers V-Necked Jumper - look #2,- 11th Woolovers Twin Set look, 10th Woolovers Sleeveless Top, 9th Woolovers V-Necked Jumper look #1

June 2014 blogs, click here - June 27 Suede Moccasin Shoes. June 20 Garden Party - Overlay Dress from Long Tall Sally. June 12 Aran Boyfriend Cardigan- Celtic & Co. June 5th Little Black Dress.

May 2014 blogs, click here May 22nd - The Return of the Trouser Suit. May 14th Agricultural Show or County Fair - Practical Styling Advice. May 7th M&S boot cut jeans May 1st Plus Size Revolution - money counts.

April 2014 blogs, click here -Apr.27th The Plus Size Revolution - Curves
take Centre Stage. Apr.20th Travel Clothes Apr.4th British Plus Size Fashion Week 2014 - Dynasty.

March 2014 blogs, click here - Mar 20th British Plus Size Fashion Week 2014 - Curvety. Mar 14th British Plus Size Fashion Week 2014 - Jane Watson.

Feb 2014 blogs, click here - Feb 27th British Plus Size Fashion Week 2014 - Dea. Feb 14th Diane Marshall Plus Size Model London Fashion Week. Feb 7th All weather fitness clothing

Jan. 2014 blogs, click here - Jan 30th London Fashion Week, plus size modelling opportunity. Jan 23rd Plus Size Acceptance vs Weight Loss. Jan 16th Plus Size Weight Loss - an expert approach. Jan 9th Plus Size, what size of fit are we describing?

2013 Blog Archive
June 15th 2013 - Welcome to my blog !
June 15th 2013 - Welcome to my blog !

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