It was the wrap of choice in Lin- coln’s Foggy Bottom. Now we’re draping a shoulder or two in bold colors and patterns. Be sure to belt it for a slimming look.If you dare to wear the “are-you-sure-those-count-as-shorts?” versions, pair them with a loose top to avoid the leotard look.
BLANKET Burberry, $650 at saksfifthavenue.com BELT Maison Martin Margiela, $550 at net-a-porter.com
Channel Sherlock with the A-line garment that comes in tweed, velvet, cashmere, and knits, and pair it with a fitted blouse and pencil skirt for a tapered silhouette.
CAPE Emilio Pucci, $1,495 at emiliopucci.com pencIl skIrt erdem, $1,040 at net-a-porter.com PENCIL SKIRT Erdem, $1,040 at net-a-porter.com
The floor-length coat’s folds lend a vampish vibe to a classic eve- ning gown and ensure a grand entrance. Go full fantasy with a jumpsuit and tall boots.
CLOAK Temperley London, $2,225 at net-a-porter.com JUMPSUIT Michael by Michael Kors, $296 at my-wardrobe.com