The pea coat or pea jacket was the traditional uniform of the French Navy under Napoleon and was made of a fabric called caban. Today, the French word for peacoat is still “caban”. Usually, the traditional pea coats are characterized by a double-breasted front with big buttons, large lapels, and a short length. Our iconic wool pea coat for women has all what you are asking for: best quality and timeless elegance! See also our duffle coats for women.