I have been admiring TopShop’s Autumn/Winter 2011 LookBook and the ‘Bavarian’ style heavy vests really and layers really appeal to me. Locally, I think Paula Coluthard’s sleeveless blanket jackets fit this look well; in a quirky Antipodean way:
Wearing a blanket all day long? Sounds super to me. Coultard jackets are available at House Of Aroha (a store crammed with amazing art, clothing and homewares – I’ll take it all).