Long or Short: Choosing the Right Fur Length for You

Fur coats make fantastic additions to any stylish wardrobe. When you are shopping for a fur that is classic, timeless, and elegant, you may want to consider purchasing a new fur coat from a retailer that specializes in Chicago furs. During the fur buying process, you may have the option of purchasing a full-length fur or a short coat. The length of your fur will directly impact how you look and feel when you are wearing your new piece. Here is a look at some factors that will help you decide between a long or short fur. fur - length

Consider Typical Weather Conditions

Residents of the Chicago area are all too familiar with the snowy, windy, and freezing conditions that are typical during the winter season. If you find yourself getting very chilly when you step outside on a winter’s day, it may be a good idea to invest in a long fur coat. Since a long fur will cover you from head to toe, it will provide you with an important layer of protection when outdoor weather conditions become harsh.

Evaluate Your Current Wardrobe

Luxury furs can be mixed and matched with many other pieces in your current wardrobe. In order to decide between a long or short fur, you may want to take a look at some of the other pieces that you will plan on wearing with your new fur garment. If you tend to dress in a casual style, a short fur may be the right choice for you.

Think About Versatility

If you are having trouble deciding between a long or short fur, you may want to consider purchasing a fur that can be transformed to suit your mood for the day. A long fur with a zip off feature can be transformed into a short jacket in seconds. Purchasing a zip off piece will allow you to wear your new fur in many different settings and weather conditions.

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  • Over 30 Years of Experience -
    Chicago's Number-One Furrier Since 1987
  • We Have the Largest Selection of Furs, Shearlings, Cashmeres & Leathers in Chicagoland
  • We Are Recognized Around the World as a Premiere Destination for Furs
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    are done In-House
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