River Island’s oversized checkerboard coat shoppers ‘absolutely love’

River Island shoppers have fallen in love with a new black and white coat after the retailer posted a picture online.

Shopper are keen to snap up the oversized coat after seeing it on Laura Wills, who runs Instagram account @thefashionbugblog

River Island reposted Laura’s picture, in which she was wearing the Autumn coat, which has a checkerboard design, button front fastening and oversized collar.

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Sharing the snap, River Island said: “Seeing things in black and white!” and more than 2k people ‘liked’ the picture.

Many appeared keen to snap up the Black and White RI Studio Borg Coat, which is available on the River Island website for £140.

Anne_overton said: “Absolutely love this”.

Icecoolfashion added: “NEED”.

Imperfectintrovert_ said: “Can’t wait to have a mini shopping spree with you guys. So many gorgeous pieces!”

Haltienex added: “I bought this coat a couple a couple weeks ago and it is gorgeous! I love it”.

kjg895 said: “this coat” and posted a heart eye emoji.

And hannlaoi.deirdre tagged a friend and said: “could see u rocking this x”

But some shoppers were distracted by another item in the picture.

Annialee.jon said: “Love the bag is it from RI too !”

And _llfreeman asked: “Where is the bag from RI too?”

While imperfectintrovert_ replied: “I believe her bag is from Bottega.”

You can buy the River Island Black and White RI Studio Borg Coat here for £140.

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