When it comes to outerwear, less-bulky layers are perfect for our not-so-serious winters. With its effortlessly chic styling, the cape is a serious style option whose time has come. Something of a hybrid between coat and accessory, this functional and fashionable cape from TopShop is sure to keep you warm—without looking like you’re on your way to Comic-Con.
SATURDAY: johnny steele Dog Park
Treat your pup to a dog-day afternoon in both style and comfort at Buffalo Bayou's state-of-the-art dog park. Throw on some skinnies with riding boots, a relaxed tee and of course your favorite shades. Topped off with a lightweight cape—complete with slits for arm freedom—you’ll have your four-legged friend fetching in no time.
SUNDAY: 'Monet and the seine' Exhibit at mfah
Hitting the MFAH for that can’t-miss Monet exhibit calls for a classy leisure look that won’t take too many eyes away from the artwork. For sleek Sunday style you can’t go wrong with leggings, chambray and a classic pair of booties. Paired with a wide-brimmed hat, pops of bling and a trendy cape, you’ll be the walking definition of casual sophistication.
MONDAY: Dinner at Museum Park Cafe
And what would your work-life balance be without transitionally chic looks that take you from office-to-evening without a hitch? Think a day full of meetings in your darkest skinnies, a silk blouse and suede booties pulled together with a statement necklace, and of course the cape, followed swiftly by reservations at buzzy Museum Park Cafe. With a giant tote and your luxe layered look, your entrance will be nothing short of grand.