fall for capes

by TRESCHICMAMA on October 14, 2011 · 10,312 comments

Meet the season’s hottest trend- the cape. Spotted on a plethora of runways like Alexander Wang, Chloè,  Yves Saint Laurent and literally everywhere else from street style adopters to fashion editors and glam starlets, fall’s capes are utterly feminine, perfectly polished and always chic. Needless to say, it’s the ideal silhouette to cover the pregnant curves when fall’s crisp temperatures begin to drop! Thanks to the equestrian elements of this season, a cape is the perfect finishing touch. Throw this haute piece over long fitted tops, skinny pants and riding boots to create an effortless sophisticated ensemble every time! In search for that perfect number to add to your repertoire? We’ve got you covered. Check out the five fabulous pieces we’ve pulled for today’s story, slip on your favorite and save the world -like a true wonder mama- in flawless style!

1. Calvin Klein belted cape, $148

2. Rachel Zoe Ali wrap cape, $695

3. Tahari Belle capelet, $148

 4. Via Spiga asymmetrical cape, $138

5. Helen Berman wool blend cape, $147

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