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You have a big-person job, live on your own, and pay taxes (bah — sorry we went there). But, in our minds, you’re not an official grown-up until you’re wrapped in the ultimate symbol of adulthood: the trench coat. Timeless and impossibly sleek, the standby topper is crucial for warding off spring’s occasional, winter-like chill. And, it can also polish off just about any outfit, whether it’s a suit for work or jeans and a pullover for the weekend.
There are a bevy of iterations on the market right now, so we narrowed the selection down to the 15 best finds. The picks ahead fit a range of style personalities, from classic to kooky. Click through to shop the wear-forever pieces itching for a spot in your closet. Now, let's get in the trenches.
Perhaps sustainability is not be the first thing that comes to mind when you find an item so cool you can't leave it in the store. But, when a single T-shirt requires 700 gallons of water to be produced, according to the Huffington Post, it’s worth putting some more thought into your basics.
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Something magical happens on the weekends between the hours of sunrise and early afternoon. It's called brunch, and we all know it well. Bagels and pancakes and eggs Benedict mingle with mimosas and bloody Marys in what can only be described as a New York foodie's bliss.
And, while you may have your go-to restaurants read