Front Range Scene

Caped Crusader

November 2011

The mountains aren’t far away, but that doesn’t mean your ski parka should double as a topper when you’re taking on the city—or a romantic night out in Vail Village. Our pick for statement-making outerwear: the cape coat. This shearling version is both sophisticated and adorably rustic; throw it over skinny pants and a chunky cashmere turtleneck or a narrow black wool skirt and lace-up boots for the ultimate in high-country chic.

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