The Perfect Cape Coats for Autumn

The leaves are changing color and there’s a chill in the air, it can only mean one thing – Autumn has well and truly arrived. Enjoy the best of the season with a stylish cape coat perfect for keeping you warm on crisp autumnal walks. Here are our top picks of the best cape coats to be found in the UK.

Diamantine - Noha Contrast Embroidery Longline Cape Jacket in red and navy

An everyday staple for your transitional autumn to winter wardrobe. The navy blue Noha cape with a contrasting military style red trim embroidery finish is perfect for autumnal layering. This gorgeous cape will look equally great thrown over jeans at the weekend, or to inject a bit of flair into a monochrome work outfit. A flattering colour on most people, this navy cape coat is ideal for when you need an extra layer but still want to be chic when out and about. 

Quiz - Pink & Black Check Cape

For style on a budget you can’t go wrong with this effortlessly elegant fringed cape from Quiz. In a modern pink and black check this knitted design is the perfect item to elevate your off duty outfits. Complement the colour scheme with some black ankle boots, perfect for kicking up some crisp autumn leaves.

DeliCat Studio Red Tartan Lined Cape Coat, Wool Hooded Cloak, Red Wool Poncho Jacket

If you want something a little quirkier, you can’t go wrong with a stunning red wool cape.

Designed and handmade in Scotland this cape has been carefully crafted from a wool and cashmere blend, with a traditional lining and fastened with cute black toggles. The high wool content and the additional lining will make sure that you stay nice in toasty even in the coldest autumn breeze. This classic cape is a timeless piece that you’re bound to come back to again and again, and is the perfect colour for brightening up even the dreariest rainy day.

Johnstons of Elgin fringed two-tone wool cape

If you want to splash out on an investment piece you can’t go wrong with Johnstons of Elgin's camel and navy fringed wool cape. Made in the design house's famous Scottish atelier from 100% pure wool it feels like being wrapped up in the softest blanket. Ideal for chilly walks in the countryside but also stylish enough for a city break, it’s the ideal versatile item for autumn. For a smarter look try cinching yours with a waist belt.

Aran Traditions Cable Shawl Neck Cape

This cosy and stylish cape is a must-have for every winter wardrobe fashion. In an on-trend oatmeal shade this chunky cable knit is casual enough to be worn as a jumper or as an outer layer.Perfect for cosy coffees with friends or lounging around in at home in front of the fire, this seasonal staple will get you through the autumn and the festive season in style. The neutral shade easily goes with most things and can be dressed up or down according to the occasion.