13 Excellent Ponchos, Capes, & Wraps For Days When You Want To Wear A Blanket As Clothes
You're wildest style dreams have officially come true: It is now acceptable to wear blankets in public! Well, sort of. Capes, ponchos, and wraps are all the rage, and they couldn't look more comfortable. With their soft textures and sizable shape, ponchos are a must-have for those seeking a bit of comfort this fall. From runway to street style, these oversized wraps have been everywhere this season, and it's no wonder why people are loving them. They're essentially large, comfy blankets! When it comes to trendy fashion, comfort hasn't always been key (looking at you, stilettos). However, this breed of outerwear is turning that notion on its head.
In addition to being, like, very warm, wraps are amazing for their versatility. They compliment almost any outfit and can be worn all winter long. Layer the poncho over a thin turtleneck, or wrap it over a bulky coat for extra warmth. Fashion forward divas and lazy girls alike can rejoice in this on-trend outerwear. It's the perfect mixture of chic and easy-going style. So, go ahead, and wrap yourself up this fall. It's the trendy thing to do.
1. Shades Of Grey
Micah Cohen Poncho Sweatshirt, $259, Urban Outfitters
Go ahead, and wrap yourself in a cocoon of happiness.
2. Fabulous In Fur
Faux-Fur Trimmed Poncho, $149, Chicos
Oh, a throw with faux fur? I'll take 12.
3. A Fringe Favorite
Camel Poncho, $35, H&M
This camel-colored poncho is a dream come true. Layer it with a cozy sweater for the ultimate comfort experience.
4. Gray Tassles
Plus Size Chunky Knitted Grey Cape, $60, Missguided
Does this not look like the warmest thing ever?
5. Navy Knits
Monki Fine Knit Poncho, $55, ASOS
This poncho doesn't come with the belt, but it's a great styling idea.
6. Shearling Chic
River Island Belted Shearling Cape, $108, ASOS
This stylish cape gives your outfit an impeccable uptown style with none of the discomfort.
7. Pretty In Patchwork
Patchwork Poncho, $30, Forever 21
This poncho has it all: style, comfort, and trend appeal. It's perfect for your fall wardrobe.
8. Super Shiny
Marled Shine Ruana Wrap, $48, Torrid
Guys. Guys. This is a metallic blanket you can wear as clothes.
9. Wrapped In Chocolate
Oversized Blanket Wrap, $36, ASOS
So, does this thing come with a pillow, or what?
10. Falling In Love
Color Block Wrap, $45, ASOS
This oversized wrap is the epitome of fall. With it's warm colors and heavy material, this wrap will surely become your favorite.
11. Cooling Down
Grey Poncho, $128, Free People
It's a shirt, a dress, and a blanket all in one! Talk about functional fashion.
12. Fancy Dress
ASOS CURVE Cape Coat With Raglan Sleeve, $135, ASOS
If your ensemble calls for something a little more formal, a sleek black cape is your best bet.
13. Plaid Please
Cedar Falls Cape Cardigan, $63, Shop Ruche
For a preppy-meets-hipster vibe, this plaid is perfect.
In short, it's no longer weird to wear a blanket out in public. Actually, it's a pretty stylish thing to do.
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