Need some inspiration for winter style? Look at Blackpink Jisoo and Rose. They make shearling coats become perfect topper to any cool-weather outfits.
What is Shearling Coats?
Shearling coats are coats made from lambskin, sheepskin or pelt that has been tanned and dressed with the wool left on. The result is a soft, natural fleece material that is lightweight, warm, stylish and extremely comfortable.
Benefits of Wearing Shearling Coats
1). Outstanding warmth, sheepskin coats gained popularity during WWII, when heavyweight sheepskin bomber jackets kept air crews warm in unpressurized cabins at altitudes of over 30,000 feet where the temperature reached negative 50 degree Celsius. Sheepskin coats naturally retains body heat, keeping us warm during winter’s worst.
2). Ultra durable, shearling coats are tough and durable and they are more expensive compared to other Jackets but make up for it through their durability. When these coats are properly cared for, they can last for decades.
3). Lightweight, one of the things which people look in a shearling coats material is lightweight. It is essential as these coats are easy to wear and take off and give more comfort than the bulky and thicker coats. They provide the same warmth and get the job done for winters
4). Water resistant, Sheepskin is naturally water resistant, the fiber on the wool does not allow the water to reach the core. The core of each wool fiber can absorb 30% of its weight in moisture vapor without getting damp. So with that humidity absorbed, the coat can repel external water and absorb moisture.
5). Moisture wicking, aside from repelling external moisture, sheepskin wicks perspiration away from your skin, effortlessly keeping us warm and dry in a wide variety of climates
6). Multi climate comfort, sheepskin is renowned for its breathability and moisture-wicking properties, which keep the body temperature regulated regardless of temperature fluctuations in the environment. We will stay cool and dry in our sheepskin coat, making a sheepskin coat one of the few truly comfortable three-season coats.
7). A variety of colors, Shearling coats are available in a variety of colors to choose from red to brown. This not only makes them pleasing for the viewers but also gives a distinct look and feel to the person wearing it
8). Stylish, shearling coats are known for their elegant yet casual style, making them appropriate for nearly any occasion. There’s no need to sacrifice style because of the cold!
Blackpink Style in Shearling Coats
Blackpink Jisoo was wearing shearling coat when visiting her birthday message board in Hongdae. She covered a half of her face with plaid winter scarf and topped her style with chic eyeglasses. She also wore the similar coat when filming the first episode of Blackpink House.
On Sunday, December 17, 2017 during car photos after leaving Inkigayo, Blackpink Jisoo turned everyone’s head as she wore cool shearling coat. She embellished her style with a matching bowler hat that made her looked even prettier, as always.
Blackpink Jisoo in Shearling coats
Blackpink Rose was also spotted wearing ACNE STUDIOS Velocite Brown shearling jacket during car vlive with Blackpink Jisoo. On Ceci Magazine photoshoot she also stunned in linne shearling jacket from ACNE STUDIOS, looked so beautiful.
Blackpink Rose in Shearling coats
Factors that affect Shearling Coats Price
Overland sheepskin Co. also shared 4 factors that affect shearling coats price:
1). Warmth to weight ratio, more expensive coats will have thinner leather and denser wool, providing the same amount of warmth but with less weight.
2). Flexibility of style, many of the higher-priced coats have fashion-oriented styling and design that requires longer or more uniquely shaped sheepskin pieces.
3). Softness of the wool, sheepskin is soft no matter which coat we buy, but the more expensive the coat, the denser and finer the wool.
4). Made in the USA, the company said, top-grade sheepskin coats, however, are almost always made in the USA.
Here are Some Shearling Coats We Love
When choosing shearling coats, we can opt for real shearling but be ready to drain our bank account since the real thing is always pricier. Thankfully, there are tons of faux varieties where the options are equally as chic. Here we pick some chic shearling coats or jacket for our winter outfits ideas.
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8). ACNE STUDIOS
10). JIL SANDER