Pea Coats for Men: Top Eight Designer Men’s Coats. Want more fabulous double-breasted coats for men? Check out these chic pea coats from the collection of various designers such as Balmain Homme.
The Italian menswear fashion house, CP Company.
Check out this pair of pea coats by Dolce and Gabbana. We love love love the leather jacket.
Here’s one from Gant by Michael Bastian.
Another by John Varvatos.
Two coats from the UNIS menswear collection.
Want more men’s coats? You might want to check out these designer double breasted coats for men.
Why is a peacoat called a peacoat? If you are like us, you’d have wondered why a peacoat is called such. To quote our friend Kevin, “It does not in any manner or form or color resemble a pea so why is a peacoat called a peacoat?”
Good thing our internet friend who knows practically everything (he goes by the name Wiki Pedia) has the answer:
“The term “pea coat” originated from the Dutch or West Frisian word pijjekker, in which pij referred to the type of cloth used, a coarse kind of twilled blue cloth with a nap on one side.”
So there you go! You now know the origin of the name of this fabulous coat. We thank our Dutch friend for giving us the peacoat.
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