February 19, 2012

Cape Coat

cape |kāp|nouna part of a longer coat or cloak that falls loosely over the shoulders from the neckband.verb [ trans. ]skin the head and neck of (an animal) to prepare a hunting trophy.DERIVATIVEScaped adjectiveORIGIN mid 16th cent.: from French, from Provençal capa, from late Latin cappa ‘covering for the head.’Issa London, Lanvin, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Missoni, and Salvatore Ferragamo cape coats:

 Alberta Ferretti:

 Alexander Wang cape coats:

 Cape coats by Giambattista Valli:

 Yves Saint Laurent's cape coats:

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