PUBLISHED : Sunday, 28 November, 2004, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 28 November, 2004, 12:00am

Make an investment that will see you through the years. Instead of buying one coat for daytime and one for evening, make a purchase that works for both. Rich fabrics and subtle details make for a timeless style.

Corduroy coat ($939) from Mango.

Woollen beaded coat ($3,400) by Exquisite from Lane Crawford.

Woollen coat ($1,550) by Herbs from Seibu; satin shirt ($1,080) from Agnes b.

Belted coat ($999) from Esprit.

Chiffon skirt ($650) by Sinequanone from Seibu.

Boucle skirt ($2,180) from Agnes b.

Satchel bag ($335) from Mango.

Leather pumps ($1,300) from LIII LIII.

Corduroy cap ($135) from Mango.

Woollen coat ($1,045) from Mango.

Woollen scarf ($229) from Esprit.

Stockists: Mango, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui. Lane Crawford, Pacific Place, Admiralty. Seibu, Pacific Place. Agnes b, IFC Mall, Central. Esprit, Lee Theatre, Causeway Bay. LIII LIII, 1/F, Tower 2, Admiralty Centre, Admiralty.