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From the primitive overcoats worn by WW1 soldiers to the popped-collar versions flaunted by the likes of Bogie and Belmondo on the silver screen, the trusty trench coat has not only survived, but undoubtedly thrived through the ages, and shows no signs of stopping just yet.

L’impermeabile are a cohort of Italian geezers that have catapulted the humble British invention to new and unchartered heights. If you’re a fan of ultra-premium double-breasted, belt-cinched and gabardine-clad slabs of outerwear, these lot are definitely ones to keep your beady eye on.

And in case that wasn’t enough, they’re dab hands around waxed cotton too.