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Pro High quality leather details
High quality leather details allows the coat to be used for many seasons without going out of style
Pro Lightweight cotton
Good for wearing in the fall, spring, and summer seasons, especially since the lining can be removed during warmer days and nights.
Pro Has petite sizes
Petite sizes will make the waist and length appear more flattering on shorter women and require less tailoring after receiving the garment.
Pro Often on sale
J Crew often has 30-40% off full price
Pro Permanent Collection
Has been around for 10 years, which means that it will be easier to replace missing buttons, broken zippers, etc directly from the brand. Will be easily replaceable in your wardrobe if lost or worn out.
Con Not waterproof
May have some water wicking properties, but material in and of itself is not waterproof
Con Lightweight cotton
Material is too light for winter climates
Con Cut of the shoulders is slightly small
The shoulders are cut slightly small, so some may need to size up, especially with wider shoulders or who want to wear layers underneath
Con Dry clean only
Harder and more expensive to clean over lifetime of the garment