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  • #21
    Im now thinking this coat is going to be huge on me. From the other thread running they seem to fit pretty true to size.

    Hmmmm.
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    • #22
      Woohoo! I got mine ordered. I am getting the D5627. I had always figured that my next coat would be grey, but hopefully this one is closer to grey than green (like OP suggested.) Even if it's not the perfect, the price is right for it to even just be a backup coat in case my navy gets dirty. A $75 show coat.

      Robin has been so nice through e-mail too. What a great find. Thanks 17TB.

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      • #23
        I also must add Robin has been great. I'm been harrassing her all afternoon about measurements and different coats etc. And she has been so great.

        I'm sticking with the grey, I cant wait to get it!!! I would def. contact her if you are even thinking about a coat...the service was 150%!!!
        Last edited by relocatedTXjumpr; Feb. 28, 2008, 05:12 PM.
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        • #24
          That was the 5627, I got it, too

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          • #25
            Hmmm.. I emailed Robin first thing this morning. Haven't heard back.... guess I should call?
            Elizabeth
            The Greatest Sense of Freedom is on a Horse!

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            • #26
              you should email her again, I just got an answer from a few minutes ago, her email if robinpetix@aol.com - she sits on that one

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              • #27
                Are any of the jackets stretchy?

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                • #28
                  The grey one I got says its stretchy and Robin said it fits a little snugger than the others because of that.
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                  • #29
                    Thank you OP for posting this! I got a D5627 too for $75 + Free shipping!

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                    • #30
                      Originally posted by Chancensassy View Post
                      you should email her again, I just got an answer from a few minutes ago, her email if robinpetix@aol.com - she sits on that one
                      Thanks! Just did. I'll keep my fingers crossed!
                      Elizabeth
                      The Greatest Sense of Freedom is on a Horse!

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                      • #31
                        Also part of the D5627 club I've got my fingers crossed that it fits!

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                        • #32
                          I'm not part of the club.... got the 5680 figure that will go pretty well with my tobiano pinto! Great price! Once we dug my emails out of the spam folder

                          OP---thanks for the info! Very helpful!!! We'll all look sharper because of you!
                          Elizabeth
                          The Greatest Sense of Freedom is on a Horse!

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                          • #33
                            She had some of the 7353 with natural stretch - www.thecollectiononlinestore.com it is in the ladies swatches - she didn't have my size, really pretty with teal

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                            • #34
                              I have been drooling over the 7353 for awhile now... by chance do you recall what sizes she does have and ifi its the $200 or is it on super sale, too?
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                              • #35
                                I emailed her and the 7350, 7351 and 7353 are now $150, she didn't have my size left, I wasn't quick enough on that one - she said that all the new coat swatches are up tonite.

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                                • #36
                                  5627...

                                  LOVE the 7353, have the 5627. What color shirt does everyone think for the 5627?
                                  Equus Doth Indeed Makeus Brokeus. Or Brokeus Meus -- when you have a baby warmblood, it could be either one!

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                                  • #37
                                    I use a lavender shirt under it, it is pretty and makes the lavender stripe in the coat stand out, pink is good, not many colors are bad under it. Like I said, I love 7353, but she has only sizes 4-10 left, and "I ain't one of those."

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                                      #38
                                      Just heard some men's coats went on sale too!

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                                      • #39
                                        I got my coat today! I only ordered it Friday, and it is here already. I got the 5627, and it is much more a charcoal color than olive. I love it! Now I just have to figure out a shirt. I tried pink and blue with it and both were ok. I like the idea of purple though.

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                                        • #40
                                          I emailed Robin, the 5627 and the 5680 went on sale for the guys - $100 - I have got to tell the men at the barn, they always say that the girls get all the good buys - go to guys! www.thecollectiononlinestore.com is the best!

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