By Brooke Mazurek
Updated May 10, 2013 @ 4:30 pm
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Congrats, Vanessa Gaskin, you're's Reader of the Week! Vanessa brightened our day when she sent us this photo of her chic scarlet trench, inspired by the "Great Escapes" Instant Style that appeared in our February 2013 issue. "This colorful jacket is the best remedy for a dreary, rainy day," she told "I added gold-tipped boots for an extra boost of glam, but with jeans and a linen T-shirt, this trench will rock in spring, too."

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