Voluminous, cozy, versatile, luxurious, the blanket cape is envisioned to be all that and more this season, as it is ready to infuse your fall /winter 2014 wardrobe with just a hint of fashionable drama. If you’re looking to step up your outerwear game, do invest in a blanket coat this autumn and keep an eye out for neutral colour palettes, for graphic patterns and motifs, and for playful fringes to be adorning the warmest and most comforting of fabrics.
After the break, we’ve made things easy for you by rounding up 10 of the best blanket capes for fall and winter.
Roberto Cavalli Oversized Bouclé Cape.
Its oversized fit makes it perfect for layering, while its soft touches of mohair and wool make it all the more ideal for the colder months of fall and winter:
Shop: Roberto Cavalli Oversized Bouclé Cape at Net-a-Porter.com
Etro Wool Blanket Coat.
Crafted from wool in a rich checked print, Etro’s blanket coat fuses the best of laid-back luxury with modern takes on urban elegance:
Shop: Etro Wool Blanket Coat at MyTheresa.com
The Row Rina Fringed Cashmere Cape.
An effortless kind of elegance defines The Row’s body-cocooning blanket silhouette that begs to be layered against cozy turtlenecks, chunky knits and sleek neutral separates:
Shop: The Row Rina Fringed Cashmere Cape at MatchesFashion.com
Chloé Alpaca-blend Blanket Cape.
Turquoise is made cozy for fall and winter courtesy of Chloe, that sees the blanket coat morphing into an impeccably crafted outerwear statement:
Shop: Chloé Alpaca-blend Blanket Cape at Net-a-Porter.com
ASOS Blanket Cape In Pattern With Fringing.
Falling generously over the body, ASOS’s patterned blanket cape represent the more accessible take on this season’ outerwear trend, without compromising its luxe feel:
Shop: ASOS Blanket Cape In Pattern With Fringing at ASOS.com
Burberry Prorsum Graphic-motif Blanket-poncho.
Burberry’s graphic-motif blanket-inspired overcoat is the style that everyone dreams, or loves to sport this season. Seek it camel-brown and burgundy for increased versatility:
Shop: Burberry Prorsum Graphic-motif Blanket-poncho at MatchesFashion.com
Topshop Premium Textured Blanket Coat.
A gorgeous mix of cream and grey, Topshop’s blanket check coat with knitted bound edges will have you longing for those chilly days:
Shop: Topshop Premium Textured Blanket Coat at Topshop.com
Isabel Marant Idoa Striped Blanket Coat.
Isabel Marant’s effortless interpretation of the blanket trend takes the shape of a multi-stripe coat cut in a sumptuous wool, alpaca and mohair-blend:
Shop: Isabel Marant Idoa Striped Blanket Coat at MatchesFashion.com
Nina Ricci Felted Blanket Coat.
In between its sophisticated prune shade and its delicately draped silhouette, Nina Ricci’s blanket coat couldn’t possibly come across as other than strikingly elegant:
Shop: Nina Ricci Felted Blanket Coat at SaksFifthAvenue.com
Stella McCartney Houndstooth Blanket Cape.
Making for a brilliant play upon the classic houndstooth pattern, Stella McCartney’s blanket coat is that rare style both timeless and perfectly-now:
Shop: Stella McCartney Houndstooth Blanket Cape at Farfetch.com