Monday, 6 October 2014

"The trench coat's forgotten WW1 roots"

Great little article on the BBC website by Simon Armstrong, detailing the trench coat's origins in WWI and it's life as a Hollywood 'icon' & must have fashion item of today




It's crazy to think how many fashion items today have their origin in the military, and how far the clothing industry has come in that time, something I never get tired of reading about!

Em x