Picture this: As you're circulating through holiday social engagements this season, you're consistently intercepted on your way to the pigs in a blanket by admirers wanting to know where your leopard coat or perfectly cut plaid pants are from. "Oh, this?" you say breezily. "It's Banana Republic Factory."
While the brand might be known for budget-friendly modern classics, Banana Republic's Factory offshoot also offers tons of underrated trend pieces your winter closet has been missing. Like, you might even need to bring a deli ticket dispenser to parties so people can form a queue while they wait to learn who makes your kicky plaid shift dress. Ahead, we present seven soiree-ready items — from ensemble-making outerwear to festive-in-a-sophisticated-way knits — they'll be clamoring after.