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What’s life without a little contrast? Differences keep things interesting…and that translates into your style, as well. From mix-mastering floral and polka-dot prints to layering bold “clashing” colors, the fashion industry has been anything but shy about its love of fabric disparity. So, with natural trend progression, enter this season's popular outerwear choice: the contrast-sleeve coat.
Whether it’s a diverse blend of materials (wool and leather) or a standout color combo (tan and black), the contrast-sleeve coat is an edgy twist on the ordinary winter coverall. We scoured the racks (and interwebs) for the best beyond-basic, contrast-sleeve, plus-size coat, so you can add a little badassness to your cold-weather style this season.
It's no secret that we love a good model makeover here at Refinery29. Watching someone transform with the power of hair and makeup is beyond fascinating. So, ICYMI, we teamed up with photographer Elle Muliarchyk this past NYFW. She created a trio of GIF transformations backstage at some of our favorite shows, which we read
CoAlthough Milan is known as home base for luxury accessories — all the great Italian designer handbags and legendary leather shoes have come from its factories — London is giving the establishment a run for its money. British designers have seized on some qualities that many designers in Milan seem to have lost read