Just got this grey wool Gap coat from my awesome grandma for my birthday. It’s beautiful, classic, well-cut… and a little, well… expected.
But that is easily fixed. I rooted around in my old-clothes-to-donate box (sometimes it comes in handy to be a procrastinating pack-rat), and found an old sweater with snaps. I removed both sides of one snap, and stitched them to the collar of the coat like so:
Then, when the snap is fastened, the collar is asymmetrical and much more dramatic: