Fall Classics.

an easy fall outfit, featuring a j.crew cape + kate spade bag - the stripe.
cape // brooches // tee // jeans // bag // pumps


It’s definitely cape season in New York and I’ve been wearing mine on repeat before it gets too cold!! I snagged this one in early September because I had a feeling that it would sell out, and I was right. It keeps coming back in stock though so keep an eye on it. In the meantime, this is an awesome alternative.. and it’s under $100! I pinned a few vintage gold brooches to the top of it and love how they look.

Hope you guys are having a great week. This morning I am actually off to Newport, Rhode Island… for a press trip with The Chanler. Staying in one of the mansions has been on my list for ages – I’m really looking forward to it.

Outfit Details: J.Crew Cape (really love this too!) // Sweet & Spark Brooches (c/o) // Talbots Tee (old but similar) // Kate Spade Bag // Express Jeans // Manolo Blahnik Pumps





Sweet and Spark Brooches




photography by Carter Fish.

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  1. Perfect outfit! It’s definitely cape season in Berlin, Germany too…Love the contrast bag :*

    Christina ♥ https://caliope.name
    Caliope Couture

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  2. Bets:

    The Chanler is exquisite. I stayed in the Renaissance room. The rooms are so well appointed and the views! I’m a Rhode Islander and this time of year (and December) is my favorite to visit Newport.

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  3. I am loving this cape! I have been looking for one for a while and I like how this one is a thicker material and more coat-like than just a lightweight coat. I think that gives it longer wear the colder the weather gets. I also love the color.


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  4. I love capes, so classic and chic. Lovely.

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  5. Natali:

    Fantastic cape and brooches! You’re looking so pretty!


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  6. Love the brooches on your cape. Tan is such a good cape color.

    Shae @ Current Habits

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  7. I love the look of the brooches! I wish I had been smart enough to snag this when I first fell in love…hoping they’ll do another restock soon!

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  8. Love everything about this! Such a gorgeous cape!


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  9. Love the cape coat! So classic!


    Homemade Jam inspired by my Italian adventure and David Lebovitz on the blog today!


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  10. That cape is STUNNING on you!

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  11. The brooches add a nice touch the coat. Staying in a mansion: How exciting! Have an excellent trip!

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  12. Cute outfit! Love the pop of red!

    Can you share the link to your watch? Love how classic and simple it is 🙂

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  13. Oh my god. I love this cape. I need this. Why is the camel color out of stock? Have fun in Newport!


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