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The rise of oversizedWednesday, August 22 2012

(in order of appearance: Styleby, Magazine #11 – Harper’s Baazar US, September 2012 -Vogue Russia, September 2012 – Styleby, Magazine #11 – Vogue Paris, September 2012 – Vogue GB, July 2012)

Minimal, clean-cut, XL proportions have taken over the pages of our go-to glossies this month. One would almost be forgiven for thinking that these six silhouettes all encapsulate the one shoot … that I have taken upon myself to baptise ‘the rise of the oversized‘ – but feel free to dub as you please. Fall 2012’s layered, voluminous simplicity has already become a favourite of mine, and I haven’t even shed the tan yet. And so, I hereby declare the search for the perfect drop-shouldered above and beyond normal proportions tailored coat open. Ideas on a postcard please. So far, favourites include bath robe look-alikes, commanding military blazers, and outsized cocoon zip-ups. In the meantime, the boyfriend might find that some of his own outerwear has gone amiss ..

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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/11479216475340213362 Lisa LaTroisième

    Love this post!!!! Cool!!

    Kisses
    L3

    http://lisalatroisieme.blogspot.com

  • http://www.crystallographyblog.blogspot.com.au/ Crystallography

    that cream coat with those sneakers- love it. so beautiful, x

    p.s. found you on lookbook. lovin' your style.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/09533020852615109096 Charlotte

    J'adore le manteau bleu.

    http://fashionbrunette.blogspot.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/15156448530367370570 blog mode Laura

    Gorgeous outfits! I love oversize!

    http://www.laurablogmode.com

  • http://www.soulofashopper.com Soulofashopper

    Love the coats here!!! xo, Alma
    http://www.soulofashopper.com

  • http://www.thefashionguitar.com Thefashionguitar

    Totally cool!! Loved that campaign in last Vogue with all the oversized stuff and amazing colors. See you tomorrow

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08228565141403067916 Duck

    Such a great look. I'm glad that oversized proportions are back but I don't want to lose the skinny and narrow as well. I want to keep everything so I can mix it up every day.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14788827638798044447 [Unspeakable Thoughts Unspoken]*
  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/09266673164572022099 garde

    fantastic looks!
    your blog is very cool

    new look
    http://showroomdegarde.blogspot.com.es/2012/08/blue-brown-sunset.html

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17307750287416918321 Closet Fashionista

    Love these, especially the first!!! Maybe this is a sign that I should wear my Valentino jacket more often, it's too big, ha ha.
    http://www.closet-fashionista.com/

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/11911346524189487467 Andrea

    the blue coat looks gorgeous!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/06240113578430859445 Carla Hobt

    j'adore le manteau bleu oversized !!
    jette un coup d'oeil sur mon blog 😉
    xx

    http://lemagdecarla.blogspot.fr

  • http://www.sorayabakhtiar.com soraya

    Dear Zara!
    please make a similar oversized cobalt coat (as seen at Celine). Thanks. Soraya

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02626583265542953553 linsey sijmons

    The blue one have got to be mine!!

    WITH LOVE,
    LINSEY / POSE-BLOG.COM

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16288432619173575521 Creativity&Chocolate

    Love that first and fourth photo so much!

    http://www.creativityandchocolate.blogspot.com

  • http://www.chezmargaux.com Margaux

    Les 3 manteaux que tu nous montres sont tous très beaux, certes ils sont différents mais ce rapproche du style XL que tu nous parles temps…

    Pour l'instant je ne pense pas à m'en procurer un vu le beau temps que nous avons. Profitons-en avant la pluie, le froid et la neige… Ok je sors 😉

    Belle soirée, bises.
    M.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08813269203887879585 TripsTreasures

    I love the first look, but in general I think the oversized trend wouldn't really work on me

    http://www.tripsandtreasures.net
    new outfit post

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16648998828100677713 Nina Papaioannou

    Amazing post!! Love the oversized coats!!

    xxx
    Nina
    http://trendsurvivor.com/

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08126232351458432330 greenpinkorange

    This looks very Jil Sander like! LVe the clean cuts…but the oversize thing is ot mine.
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    Xo
    Antje