Every year when it’s finally sweater weather, we notice numerous stylish ladies making the same mistake—that is, restricting their cozy knits to weekends and off-duty occasions. But a dress code shouldn’t come between you and your favorite sweaters, which are surprisingly easy to style for work and after-hours events. That’s why today we’re bringing you eight fashionable ways to get away with wearing a sweater anywhere from the office to a party!
Wear a crew-neck sweater with an A-line skirt and pointy-toe pumps for an easy, elegant look suitable for work and play.
Channel Elena Perminova’s western-inspired vibe by accessorizing a printed sweater with over-the-knee boots and a chic hat.
Master cold-weather whites by pairing an oversized sweater with slimming black jeans and classic accessories.
Effortlessly contrast casual pieces, like a boyfriend sweater and sporty sneakers, with polished, tailored pants.
J. Crew Brushed Mohair Boyfriend Sweatshirt ($98) in Indigo Navy
This black-and-white look is a breeze to recreate and transitions easily from day to night!
Wear a turtleneck underneath a slightly loose-fitting dress, and complete your outfit with booties for an intriguing layered look. Extra points if you can emulate Leila Yavari’s fall palette.
C By Bloomingdale’s Turtleneck Cashmere Sweater ($158) in Heather Oatmeal
Tap into your feminine side by wearing a soft gray sweater with a sweet printed skirt and ladylike boots.
For a cozy layering formula, try slipping on a coat over a lightweight sweater and your favorite denim jacket.