It was Thomas Burberry who popularised the trench coat in 1912; back then, it was used as a protective layer for the army – though today it’s used by sartorially savvy civilians. The Kensington Heritage is the British brand’s signature relaxed fit version, cut from the traditional cotton gabardine to a longer silhouette that sits just below the knee. Show flashes of the classic checks that line the interior by leaving the double breasted front lying open.Burberry cotton trench coatExposed button fastenings at frontCollar, gold clasp detailing at collar, detachable hood, long sleeves, double breasted, buttoned epaulette at shoulders, storm flap at yoke, buckle fastened tab at cuffs, detachable buckle belt at waist, two buttoned welt pockets at front, branded buttons, single vent at back hem, brand signature check printed lining100% polyester; lining 100% cottonDry cleanThis style is cut to fit close to the body. For those who are in between sizes, we suggest you go up a sizeSize 8: Length 38"Model is 5ft 10" and wears a size 8
Protective Womens Beige The Kensington Heritage Check-lined Cotton-gabardine Trench Coat In Honey
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The Chelsea Heritage cotton-gabardine trench coat
cotton-gabardine trench coat Exposed button fastening at front Collar, buttoned epaulettes at shoulders, long sleeves, buttoned cuffs, double-breasted, two buttoned welt pockets at front, buckled belt at waist, storm flap at back, split vent at back, fully lined 100% cotton; 100% viscose; lining 100% cotton Dry clean True to size Size 8: Length 39" Model is 5ft 10" and wears a size 8 Made in England
The Long Chelsea Heritage Trench Coat
Our slim-fit trench coat reimagined with narrow shoulders and a nipped-in waist. The fitted archive-inspired style is made in England in our signature gabardine with a Vintage check lining and undercollar. Wear it belted to accentuate the softly flared silhouette. Alterations can be made using our in-store service – please see FAQs for details. Coat length: 114.5cm/45.1in. This is based on a size UK 6 as proportions change slightly according to size. Model’s height: 177cm/5ft 9.5in Outer: 100% cotton Vintage check lining: 100% cotton Sleeve lining: 100% viscose Buttons: buffalo horn Buckles: calf leather Double-breasted closure Button-through welt pockets Signature details: epaulettes, hook-and-eye collar closure, gun flap, belted cuffs, D-ring belt, check undercollar, storm shield Specialist dry clean Made in England
In 1856, tailor's apprentice Thomas Burberry founded the British firm Burberry with a collection of outerwear. The house's most famous creation, the trench coat, was created for soldiers fighting in the WWI trenches. Fast forward 150 years, and today the brand is known for classically chic ready-to-wear, fragrances, timepieces, children's clothes, and more in addition to timeless trench coats. Its iconic check pattern is recognizable around the world as a mark of luxury.