Posts tagged "capes"

Must Haves: 14 Of This Season’s Chicest & Coziest Cape Coats

I don't know what it is about a cape that looks so sophisticated, but every time I put one on I feel like some classy winter minx who wears leather gloves and saunters around the Met every weekend. Freezing in winter weather doesn't have to be all miserable, right? Capes make outerwear a bit more fun --…
By: Claire Hannum / November 11, 2014

Must Haves: 10 Blankets Masquerading As Coats And Capes To Swaddle Yourself In This Winter

As I've previously noted, there are few things I am just doing to NEED in order to make it through another bitterly cold New York winter, among them, a BLANKET coat or cape. A blanket coat/cape is just what…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 31, 2014

Must Haves: 13 Cape Coats For Superheroes And Regular Gals Alike

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a super fashionable chick wearing one of the season's hottest cape coats! Click on...
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 9, 2013

Fall Must Haves: 10 Cute Cape Coats

Want to be a stylish superhero this fall? Reach for a retro cape coat! They're cute, cozy, and look especially awesome with skinny jeans and boots, which happens to be my fall uniform. I found 10 fabulous cape coats in a variety of cuts and fabrics, starting at just 27 bucks. Click through to check…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 8, 2012

An Imagined Conversation With This Furry Model

Me: I like your cape. Model: Thank you. Me: It's very Empire Strikes Back. Model: What is that supposed to mean?
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 11, 2011

Do Not Want: Bed Sheet Cape

I'm all for capes, whether they be plaid wool or nylon with a Superman logo, but this gray jersey version by Kirrily Johnston is a dead ringer for the bed sheet I wrap around myself when I have the flu. If that wasn't bad enough, it's inexplicably being modeled with a see-through shirt and…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 14, 2010

Style Stealer: Myleene Klass Knows How To Work A Rainy Day

British musician and TV presenter Myleene Klass has solved the age-old fashion dilemma of what to wear when it's gloomy and rainy so you don't look like a soggy mess. She started off with a cute cape that blocked her pleated skirt and stripe T-shirt from the elements. Then, she added a pair of knee-high…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 2, 2010

Cheapskate: Capes & Ponchos For $100 Or Less

Capes and ponchos are not only very in this fall, but are also quite practical, which -- let's face it -- fashion often isn't. Capes and ponchos allow room for layering and can keep you dry on a rainy day. But since this is quite possibly a fleeting trend, here are some capes and poncho…
By: Annika Harris / September 30, 2010

Superhero Chic

Leighton Meester showed up to the "Date Night" premiere wearing a Giambattista Valli dress with a cape-like fringe hanging from her shoulders. Do you think she looks like a fashion-forward Wonder Woman, or a fashion victim?
By: Catherine Strawn / April 7, 2010

Doggie Style: Accessories That Keep Your Pup Sane

Dogs are always in style, so I wasn't surprised to see a hip pooch chilling at a party I attended last weekend. I was a bit surprised that the dog donned a cape, but I was even more surprised when the owner told me the cape was less about fashion and more for psychological reasons.
By: Ali Jawin / June 27, 2009