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Yes, we know it's cold and icy and awful out there, but it's not too early to look at pre-fall '14. Seriously — hear us out. There are (hopefully) only two more months of winter left, and you've already planned out your warm-weather wardrobe, so now it's time to look at what comes next. That faux season between summer and fall (or winter and spring) can require some tricky dressing, but we're here to help you master one of the most important — and easiest — styles: the cape.
The A-line silhouette is as classic as they come, and styles on the market run the gamut from traditional black to faux-fur-tastic. Lucky for you, there's no science to the style — just slip one on, and call it a day. And, if you're not super committed to the cape, you can get a similar look by draping an oversized scarf around your body and over your shoulders.
Ahead, our 15 picks that have "transitional essential" written all over 'em. Now, if only we could transition on into spring.
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If, for some insane reason, you still have any doubt that being a celebrity is a cushy gig, we're here to squash that notion. Because, our Instagram feeds are routinely full of the most ridiculously covetable goods, gifted gratis, to the famous folks we follow. Hey, no one ever said life was fair.
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Despite all the months and years of planning that often go into weddings, some manage to look totally effortless, as if 200 people just showed up to a field and had a dance party. Completely unpretentious, unfussy, and a total blast. And, Christine Bartolillo and Robert McMillen's nuptials are the perfect example.