We’re all in love with the cape coats, and if we didn’t fall in love with them a couple of years ago, now we do not have any chance to resist the retro charm of this type of outerwear. What was like these coats, when they had started to climb right to the fashion tops? Well, the most of them got the noticeable Victorian vibes and looked for the most part, quite retrograde.
More recently, women cape coat was a favorite outerwear for fans of vintage and whimsical apparels and on the other hand, capes perfectly hide the shortcomings of your figure and don’t attract much attention to your figure if you are pregnant.
Now everything has changed, and the fashion world is ready to offer to young girls and mature women a large number of capes – short fall jackets and long coats, minimalist neutral and avant-garde outerwear pieces. And don’t forget that it remains the great option as a plus size outerwear and a maternity coat.
The main fashion trends for cape coats in 2017-2018:
- cropped sleeves
- oversized cape coats
- double-breasted capes
- faux fur cape coats
- contrasting color block effect
- military style capes with gold buttons
- simple minimalist cut with clean lines
- floral patterns
- capes in shades of beige
- suede and velvet cape coats
- brocade cape coats