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Style Glossary: Mackintosh

Mackintosh

Not to be confused with a Macintosh computer, a Mackintosh is a form of waterproof raincoat, first sold in 1824, made out of rubberized fabric. It is named after its Scottish inventor Charles Macintosh, though a letter k is commonly added. In the present day, the Mackintosh style of coat has become generic, but a genuine Mackintosh coat should be made from rubberized or rubber laminated material.

Intrigued? See more original Mackintosh raincoats.


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The model is Cecile Sinclair, the winner of Holland's Next Top Model..
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