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Is This The Best Coat Ever For Dallas Weather?

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Designer Rebecca Taylor has a modernist's sensibility mixed with the playfulness of, say, your cousin's crazy three-year-old. How else can you explain her Leather Sleeved Coat?

This whimsically beautiful mashup of wool and soft-as-buttah lamb leather features asymmetrically placed exposed-zipper pockets not to mention detachable sleeves. Simply unzip the sleeves and—whoosh!—you've got a stylish vest on your hands. So, to recap: A heavy coat and a vest, which means this is the perfect piece to have in your closet. Because no matter how long you have lived in North Texas, you're never used to a breezy 60 degree afternoon, followed the next morning by an ice storm.

Get prepared. Buy it on her website ($537); the coat comes in camel (re: Rose) and navy (Inky).
· Rebecca Taylor [Official site]