Where to find the best Kimono style tunics for autumn
Posted Nov 23 2012 7:39am
Sporting a oriental inspired kimono tunic or jacket, is one of the hottest looks for autumn and winter 2010. Combining bohemian chic with a frisson of elegance and practicality , the beautiful silks of the orient provide an interesting and chic cover up for chilly autumn days when dressed down with denim or add a splash of colour to a simple evening ensemble. Already beloved of many a fashionista, the kimono tunic looks set as an indispensable garment in your autumn / winter wardrobe. Here are some of the best places to find yours.
1. Top Shop. As always Top shop is at the very fore front of cutting edge design featuring a number of beautiful kimono inspired designs. With emphasis on vintage styling and pale, whimsical prints these dainty garments are as suitable for a days browsing around the shops, as they are for a romantic dinner. Some particularly striking designs include the Feather cape kimono jacket, a romantic beige caped jacket with waterfall collar, embellished with black feather print for fifty pounds, the Twiggy kimono jacket, a wistful cream and black draped kimono jacket , with three quarter sleeves for forty five pounds and finally, the Peacock print kimono, a lovely nude cover up emblazoned with black peacock feathers for forty five pounds. To view and buy these or any pieces in the Top Shop range look online at www.topshop . 2. e Bay. Whether you are searching for the perfect vintage kimono jacket in scarlet or kingfisher, or you prefer a brand new version of this oriental classic, eBay stocks garments in every size, shade and pattern on every continent. It is unlikely that your passion for fashion will remain unfulfilled if shopping for kimono jackets or tunics on this famous auction site. Though likely to change , as many garments are unique auction lots , there are a number of beautiful vintage and new kimono jackets and tunics for sale. These include a Vintage Asian black Kimono dress /top / jacket, a black patterned kimono style jacket for forty eight dollars, a Vintage silk gypsy kimono fringe jacket a gorgeous bohemian mix of maroon and teal from indiecultvintage, current price twenty five dollars and finally, also by indiecultvintage, the Ethnic floral draped cape gypsy jacket, a riotous pattern of purple and oranges for the starting price of nine dollars ninety nine. Though it is likely that these examples will sell out quickly, other kimono jackets will be available on e Bay so you are sure to find the perfect one for you. To view and shop for kimono jackets and tunics on e bay look online at www.ebay.