When is a coat not a coat? Why, when it's a cape, of course. Indulge in a little faux fur fun with this soft on-the-shoulder number $74.95 at Simple Elegance (712 Adams St., 861-4200).
Oversize beaded buttons and a hood (not shown) make this velour dress-y jacket by Free People a plush, versatile addition to any winter wardrobe $168 at Sweet Pea & Tulip (802 Nashville Ave., 899-4044)
Pretty as pumpkin pie! A ladylike peplum balances out a military-style collar in this fitted wool-blend blazer by Gallery $88 at Fairy (5715 Magazine St., 269-2033).