Who doesn’t love to make a dramatic entrance in a flowing cape? If you’re unsure about fitting a cape into your wardrobe, read on, you may fall in love!
Pictured above: Lindsey Thornburg’s Pendleton Mini Cloak Jackets.
Check out these capes spanning from 2009 to present:
Yves Saint Laurent
Nina Ricci, Chanel, Stella McCartney
Nicolas Andreas Taralis, Missoni, Dolce & Gabbana
Alberta Ferretti, Emporio Armani, Emilio Pucci
Noir, Chado Ralph Rucci, Ralph Lauren
Marc Jacobs, Diane von Furstenberg, Jenni Kayne
Make one yourself: (1) Cape with high collar, (2) The Lindsey cape with pointed collar, and (3) this shrug-like capelet makes a perfect in-between jacket & cape.
Check out this new technique for sewing hoods, courtesy of Built By Wendy.