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That’s a wrap

A statement blanket wrap is this season’s key piece that will lift any look in an instant. Sumptuous wraps and ponchos ‘blanketed’ the AW14 runways. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Olivia Palermo and Cara Delevingne were the ones who set alarm bells ringing. These lithe-limbed models, best known for wearing very little, were photographed swathed in blankets, with barely an inch of flesh on display. These were no ordinary blankets, mind; they were  Burberry Prorsum wool-and-cashmere blanket coats with a starting price of €1,123. Don’t worry if you haven’t got one – this season’s collections incorporate a range of chunky knits, traditional prints and rich textures which nod to Celtic Heritage. Gone are dusty Wild West capes, instead...