Let's face it, it never truly gets COLD in Los Angeles. So when catalog after catalog arrives bursting at the seams with winter coats, I get jealous. Not so much for the extreme weather found in other locales, but for the wardrobe.
I think I've stumbled up a good compromise: the cape. Stylish and warm, and here in LA you could probably wear one with a white tank top underneath!
Here are a few of my favorites, the first is from Anthropologie:
A close up:
A vintage orange/coral cape from JessJamesJake:
Another lovely option from Anthropologie:
Diane von Furstenberg's stylish take for fall: