Actress Lupita Nyong'o prepared us for the trend with her red caped gown during the Golden Globes. The gown's designer, Ralph Lauren, flooded his collection (pictured) with capes, overcoats and plush cashmere ponchos. He wasn't alone. Designers such as BCBGMAXAZRIA and Tracy Reese got superhero chic this season when they draped their models in huge overcoats, flashy ponchos and sleek capes.
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