Leopard Print Coat! The Readers Choice

The leopard print coat…

You may remember a while back, those little videos of me trying on all those gorgeous coats and jackets in MandCo and I just couldn’t make up mind and asked for help? Well, it was a unanimous decision by you all that it had to be this leopard print coat…

 

 

I posted the MandCo AW17 collection a while back and had said then how much I had liked this coat, but there were so many lovely ones I just had to go into the store and have a try on and still couldn’t make up my mind! I knew I could rely on my Insta friends to help. And if you are one of those that helped me choose, it was a close choice between this leopard one and this pink one came in a close second. So thanks to all of you, and I have to agree this was the best choice and I love it!

 

leopard print coat

Turns out that this coat is a very popular choice…

 

leopard print coat

 

This coat has caught my eye on so many occasions too. It’s been featured in all the glossy mags and I’ve spotted it on various bloggers and friends on Instagram too. One thing that did catch my eye was that so far, every time I have spotted this coat somewhere, it’s been worn with Black. Mainly a black roll neck jumper has been the norm and it’s no surprise with the round neck detail (this looks great with a colourful scarf too by the way)

Not boring beige!

leopard print coat

 

So I’ve paired my leopard print coat with Beige. You all know how I prefer my lighter colours over dark and I think Beige pairs up with the lighter tones in the leopard print. Beige in my book is so underrated, a lot of  “Boring Beige” talk in the blogosphere, but I love it and I’m wearing it!

 

leopard print coat

 

The coat is lightweight but warm and the length is perfect for me. This would be knee length on the average height woman. It’s such an easy to wear item and quite a showstopper. I’ve just looked online and it’s currently on offer from £75 to £50 which I think is an absolute steal. You can find it here but be quick, it’s limited stock!

Leopard seems to be more popular than ever

 

The only accessories that I’ve added are hints of Gold and kept the look quite minimal for a smart/casual look. I think the coat would look great with Red too, so I’m on the hunt for a nice Red roll neck jumper to wear with this. I’ve spotted so much leopard print this year, have you? I think it’s always going to be popular, but it seems to be more so this year.

 

 

Leopard Print Coat CO/MandCo – here

Trousers – old /- similar here

jumper/old – similar here

Shoes / Ted Baker – very old!

My next wish list coat / An absolute bargain and just as gorgeous here

XO Laurie

65 Comments

  1. December 14, 2017 / 5:52 pm

    I love beige! The coat looks great too.
    Thanks for linking to #pocolo

  2. December 11, 2017 / 1:03 pm

    That’s a really lovely coat Laurie. I’m pretty sure I have seen this, or something similar on lots of ladies on my travels around Oxford Street over the last couple of weeks. It really suits you! Thanks for joining us for the #DreamTeam x

    • laurie
      December 12, 2017 / 5:54 am

      Thank you Annette xx

  3. December 10, 2017 / 10:49 pm

    Gorgeous coat Laurie! You can’t go wrong with leopard print. The pink one is lovely too but I’d have chosen this one! Thanks for linking up!

    Emma xxx

    • laurie
      December 12, 2017 / 5:57 am

      This works so much better with the clothes I have Emma. It mixes with everything! xx

    • laurie
      December 12, 2017 / 5:57 am

      Thank you Rebecca xx

  4. December 8, 2017 / 7:26 pm

    Very smart looking! Love it, great premise for blog too. You should never give up your high heels! Although to be honest I have switched to a thicker high heel, after my last kid my balance isn’t quite the same as it used to be. Can’t rock those 5 inch stilettos anymore!

  5. December 7, 2017 / 5:55 pm

    Leopard pattern is by far my favorite during winter time. You look gorgeous!!!!

    • laurie
      December 12, 2017 / 5:53 am

      Thank you so much, Christina! Thanks for stopping by xx

  6. December 6, 2017 / 2:47 am

    It’s such an statement piece, especially with a nude coloured outfit. I never wear patterned coats because I find them tricky to style and wear more than once

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 6:59 am

      I understand what you mean. This is quite muted so it’s easy to mix whatever you like! Thank you for stopping by xx

  7. December 5, 2017 / 10:38 pm

    I really like that leopard print coat. Leopard is apparently the new neutral and goes with everything, but some how I can’t figure out how to introduce it to my wardrobe. It often feels a bit brash. I really like this leopard print coat because it is less garish than others I have seen. It is more subtle and very classy. Pen x #AnythingGoes

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:01 am

      It’s easy to wear with these muted tones. I think if your outfit is not patterned you can get away with most colours with this, especially jeans. xx

  8. December 5, 2017 / 4:34 pm

    Laurie, I can see why this coat was the favorite! It is fabulous. And beige looks so good on you that you should absolutely wear it! (It does tend to wash me out, but I will wear it if the right amount of other colors near my face). Magnificent outfit!

    Thanks for linking up with me! #SpreadTheKindness

    Shelbee

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:21 am

      Thank you so much Shelbee xx

  9. December 5, 2017 / 3:50 pm

    Your coat is gorgeous! Such a great choice! I think the coat looks great with the beige you chose to wear it with. I love the length of the coat!

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:20 am

      Thank you Natalie. It is an easy length. Perfect for jeans or trousers xx

  10. December 4, 2017 / 11:50 pm

    Very elegant and polished outfit Laurie. This coat was a great choice

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:19 am

      Thank you Anna xx

  11. December 4, 2017 / 7:43 pm

    As always, stylish and elegant. Thanks so much for linking up #BloggersBests

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:18 am

      Thank you Helen. So kind xx

  12. December 4, 2017 / 7:05 am

    Gorgeous coat, I love the length! #AnythingGoes

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:17 am

      Thank you Heather. Yes it’s a good length and good for petite me xx

  13. December 4, 2017 / 4:10 am

    I love that coat! The print really is a classic and the way you wear it is so chic!

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:16 am

      Thank you Ruth. I love it too xx

  14. December 4, 2017 / 3:56 am

    This is such a gorgeous coat, what a find! I am totally tempted to order it I love it so much! Beautiful styling as well!
    xx
    Suzanne

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:15 am

      You won’t be disappointed! So easy to wear and I love the muted not brash tones of this coat xx

  15. December 3, 2017 / 11:25 pm

    Wonderful coat, and beautifully styled! Thanks for linking up, xo

    -Patti

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:14 am

      Thank you Patti xx

    • laurie
      December 6, 2017 / 7:14 am

      Thank you Nicole xx

  16. Lydia
    December 1, 2017 / 11:21 pm

    This is such a cute coat, love the outfit!

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:04 pm

      Thank you Lydia. Thank you for stopping by xx

  17. December 1, 2017 / 10:37 pm

    I love that print – I like how it’s muted – perfect for winter!

    #pocolo

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:05 pm

      Thank you Lizzie. You can pair it with so much too. Thanks for stopping by, good to see you return xx

  18. December 1, 2017 / 11:00 am

    I adore leopard print so just love this coat, Laurie! And I love the way you’ve styled it too. Beautiful. I do like the pink coat but would’ve chosen the leopard… you can’t go wrong with a bit of animal print!!
    Suzy xx

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:07 pm

      This is my first ever Leopard print Suzy. What was I waiting for? !! xx

  19. December 1, 2017 / 10:50 am

    Very smart overcoat, love the print!
    Nistha

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:07 pm

      Thank you Nistha. Thanks for stopping by xx

  20. December 1, 2017 / 9:07 am

    Yes, yes, yes! Leoprint compliments a simple cut perfectly. And yes x 3 again for teaming it with beige (which I love too), the lighter colour lifts and showcases the gorgeous cost. Great choice, fabulous styling! Hugs, x

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:08 pm

      Thank you Mary! I knew we would be on the same wavelength xx

  21. November 30, 2017 / 6:15 pm

    Laurie, this is a stunning coat! I probably would have chosen it too, as I love the longer length and you styled it so lovely with the neutrals. i have a swing leopard coat and a leopard cropped jacket in my closet and love em.
    thanks for linking
    jess xx

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:09 pm

      I think I remember seeing them Jess. Thank you xx

  22. jodie filogomo
    November 30, 2017 / 2:13 pm

    I was just telling my husband that the leopard coat is everywhere now—and do I need one?? No, but I have a feeling somehow and someway, one is going to find a way into my closet—ha ha!
    XOXO
    Jodie

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:10 pm

      I look forward to seeing it then Jodie! xx

      • jodie filogomo
        December 5, 2017 / 5:06 pm

        I had to come back and say, I bought one at a consignment store this weekend. The elbows are worn though, so I’m going to have to add some patches….
        XOXO
        Jodie

  23. November 30, 2017 / 7:04 am

    Good choices! It s a fabulous coat!

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:10 pm

      Thank you Nancy! xx

  24. catherine
    November 30, 2017 / 4:15 am

    that is definitely the best choice !!

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:11 pm

      Thank you Catherine. Thank you for stopping by & I hope you return xx

  25. November 30, 2017 / 2:26 am

    What a perfect leopard print coat.

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:12 pm

      Thank you Carrie xx

  26. November 30, 2017 / 2:00 am

    What a beautiful coat, Laurie and I love the way you styled it. You look so pretty. – Amy

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:12 pm

      Thank you so much Amy xx

  27. November 29, 2017 / 10:06 pm

    That is a beautiful coat, thanks for sharing #BloggerClubUK

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:13 pm

      Thank you! xx

  28. November 29, 2017 / 6:50 pm

    You look so stunning in this outfit! I love that you paired your leopard print coat with a cozy turtleneck sweater. This definitely makes me want to add this to my holiday wish list!
    Thank you for linking up this week!

    ~xo Sheree

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:14 pm

      Thank you Sheree xx

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:14 pm

      Thank you Lovlie xx

  29. November 29, 2017 / 4:49 pm

    Such a lovely coat Laurie. Love how you have styled it 🙂

    Thanks for sharing at The Wednesday Blog Hop.

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:15 pm

      Thank you Claire xx

  30. Andrea Nine
    November 29, 2017 / 11:33 am

    Such a gorgeous coat!! Love the leopard, you look fabulous!!

    • laurie
      December 2, 2017 / 9:15 pm

      Thank you Andrea xx

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