Winter Capes first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2010 seen on Raleigh blogger fashionchalet of fashionchalet.net. She styled her ivory Paul and Joe cape with a dark khaki aryn k anorak jacket, black superfine jeans, and black Dirty Laundry boots. Since then, Winter Capes have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Norway, and New York have discovered them. Winter Capes are generally seen in chic, casual, and bohemian style. Popular brands of Winter Capes are American Apparel, asos, H&M, Zara, and vintage.
There are currently 685 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Winter Capes. Most recently, blogger RaniaKelesidou of nothinglikefashion.com wore her Mango cape with a Miu Miu shoes, dior sunglasses, and Zara top.