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    If You Need A New Cozy Sweater For Fall, It's In This Post

    We think your closet needs more sweaters...just sayin'.

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    1. A varsity sweater with major collegiate vibes for anyone who wants to explore their cute, preppy side.

    ASOS

    Get it from Asos for $43 (available in sizes 14–24).

    2. A striped open cardi if you wanna take your summer wardrobe into fall. All those cute lacy tanks you own? Style them under the cardigan for immediate fall vibes.

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    Promising review: "This sweater is way better than I expected. It is lightweight, perfect for fall, the colors can go with black pants to work or jeans on the weekend. And best of all — the lines match up on the side so it doesn't look cheaply made! The ribbed cuff makes is easy to scrunch up to wear as a 3/4 sleeve and the weave is just right for either a short-sleeve tee or long-sleeve blouse. This is my new favorite." —J Edwards

    FYI, if you have Amazon Prime Wardrobe you can give this a spin before you buy it!

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (sizes S–XL and 43 styles).

    3. A belted animal-print cardigan your followers will go ~wild~ for when you post yourself wearing it in your next 'gram pic.

    Lane Bryant

    Get it from Lane Bryant for $79.95 (available in sizes 10–28).

    4. A crisscross backless sweater that's classic from the front, and a party in the back. Wear this on a warmer fall day so you can show off the back instead of covering it up with a jacket.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Just the right sweater to take you from summer to fall. I’d love this in all colors! Fits exactly how I expected and material is comfortable. Love the back! I ordered the small in light gray." —Jennifer Smith

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in eight colors).

    5. A pullover puff-sleeve sweater with a stunning silhouette that is sophisticated and cool. If it's too chilly to step outside the house in just a short-sleeve top, add a shacket over top for some extra warmth.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Cute sleeves, lightweight! Perfect for spring and fall with distressed jeans, low boots or sandals. Would be perfect under a coat because of the neckline, too!" —amy

    Get it from Amazon for $27.98+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 18 colors).

    6. A heart sweater you'll LOVE so much you'll want to wear it multiple times a week (and in every color it comes in for that matter).

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    Promising review: "Very cute sweater. Not bulky but still cozy. Seems well made. I received tons of compliments including a few from random people when I was out and about. Love it." —Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $27.93+ (available in sizes S–XXL and six colors).

    7. Or a rainbow heart cardigan with just the perfect amount of color to make your own heart skip a beat.

    Anthropologie

    Get it from Anthropologie for $180 (available in sizes XS/S and M/L).

    8. A striped pullover because nothing says "I'm a fun, trendy, cool, fall-loving human" like this sweater. And because of that, I personally may just need this in my closet.

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    Promising review: "This sweater looks and feels great and is so soft and comfy! Quality is so good! I sized up for an oversized fit. This style runs true to size. I machine washed on the delicate cycle, tossed in the dryer for a few minutes, then hung to finish drying, and the sweater still looks and feels exactly the same. Win! And the colors are so perfect for fall." —annamaynard

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and five styles).

    9. A Sherpa sweater if you're always cold and need something that's going to keep you toasty no matter where the day takes you.

    a reviewer in the sweater in light gray
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    Promising review: "I love this sweater so much that I purchased the gray and pink colors! I will be purchasing every color in this sweater. They’re amazing and I find any excuse to wear them. The sweater is baggy for the days you’re not feeling 100 or it looks super cute partially tucked into your jeans. 100% comfortable and if comfortable is your style, this is YOUR sweater!" —Alicia

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 18 colors)

    10. An off-the-shoulder sweater if you wanna show a little shoulder every now and again. Add some leather pants and you've now got an iconic 'fit.

    Eloquii

    Promising review: "Love the color. So soft and feels so luxurious! The collar lays nicely, too. Very pleased with this purchase!" —Carol K.

    Get it from Eloquii for $74.95 (available in sizes 14–28 and two colors).

    11. A cropped knit sweater for a more playful wardrobe option that's killer when styled with black jeans.

    model wears leopard sweater with cut-off shorts
    Amazon

    Promising review: "How cute is this sweater?! It’s on the thicker side so will definitely be great for the winter. Runs small, so I recommend sizing up." —Living Fashionably Late

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 14 colors).

    12. A pink rib-knit cardigan — aka the perfect transitional fall piece to help you channel ~major~ Sharpay Evans vibes (but, like, more grown-up).

    model wearing pink rib knit cardigan with matching skirt
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    Grab the matching skirt here

    Get it from H&M for $23.99 (originally $29.99; available in sizes XS–XXL). 

    13. A turtleneck sweater if you eat, sleep, and breathe fall fashion. You can truly never have too many fall sweater options.

    Reviewer photo of a person wearing a light brown sweater, dark jeans, and brown over the knee boots
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    Not only does the high neck keep you warm on chillier days, but this bad boy also has slits on the side of the bottom, making it fit nicely *every time*.

    Promising review: "This sweater is super cute and definitely made with great high quality. I really love the 'chunky' sweater. It's plenty warm and a bold, beautiful color. The length is perfect and it's not bulky. I am super pleased!! So much that I ordered three other colors!" —R. Vasquez

    Get it from Amazon for $27.98+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 22 colors). 

    14. A balloon sleeve sweater with a bright retro pattern your old Y2K self would've swooned over; TBH you're probs swooning over it now like I am...

    ASOS

    Get it from Asos for $38 (available in sizes 14–20).

    15. A ribbed sweater to layer over a casual button-down, aka your new fave cozy 'fit.

    Aerie

    **Many reviewers notate that this is quite oversized and suggest ordering your normal size or a size down!

    Promising review: "This is a must-have sweater for fall! It’s truly oversized and looks to die for, especially with leggings or skinny jeans! I’m ordering it in more colors!! It’s super soft and cozy, too; it’s oversized so get your actual size!" —NGTMAREKAT

    Get it from Aerie for $59.95 (available in sizes XXS–XXL and eight colors).

    16. A leopard-print cardigan for looking super trendy over straight-leg jeans or a classic T-shirt dress.

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    Promising review: "I looooove this leopard cardigan. It’s thick so it will keep you warm. I want it in every color! I love the pockets too! Get it you won’t be disappointed." —J.J.

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and six styles).

    Psst: This item is included in Prime Wardrobe, so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    17. A fuzzy V-neck popcorn sweater to give your other tops a run for their money. We truly can't get over the fun texture of this must-have top.

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    Promising review: "This is my favorite new sweater! The quality is amazing! It's super soft and the color is a pretty taupe that goes well with everything. It's definitely oversized, so order your normal size. I love the detail on the sleeves and the length is great. I'm tempted to buy the other colors now!" —Laura Chaffee

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 15 colors).

    18. A knit turtleneck sweater you'll wear during all your fall festivities like pumpkin and apple picking.

    Reviewer wearing orange sweater with high turtle neck
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    Promising review: "Love this sweater! Perfectly oversized and cozy. You can dress it up or dress it down." —Chris

    Get it from Amazon for $19.87+ (available in sizes S–XL and 39 colors/patterns).

    19. A houndstooth sweater-vest that's bound to show up on your Instagram feed more than once because it's THAT 'gramworthy.

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    Promising review: "I sized up one size and so happy I did. I love the oversized fit. I am OBSESSED with this vest! Such high quality and so on trend! Super comfortable, not itchy, and goes with so much! Highly recommend." —Stephanie Leigh

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99 (available in sizes S–L and 13 colors/patterns).

    20. A chunky checkered cardigan that would 1,000% be suitable for a Harry Styles concert. This will add some much needed color to your neutral wardrobe.

    Lisa Says Gah

    Lisa Says Gah is a woman-owned small clothing business from Lisa Bühler. The brand uses dead stock to create its designs and describes itself as an anti–fast fashion, pro-community company.

    Get it from Lisa Says Gah for $149 (available in sizes XS/S–XL/2XL).

    21. A gorgeous floral-embroidered knit if you thrive on shopping for vintage-esque wardrobe finds. This sweater is emulating biggggg main-character energy.

    Simple Retro

    Simple Retro is a woman-owned brand that was created by a group of friends with a passion for thrifting and a common mission to create clothing that would be timeless beyond seasonal trends. They are based in NYC.

    Get it from Simple Retro for $89.99 (available in sizes XS–L).

    22. A ☆ star ☆ pattern sweater that'll have everyone commenting on your next #OOTD post, "OMG, WHERE IS THAT FROM!?"

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    Promising review: "This sweater is better quality than I expected. It is a heavier knit, and I have washed it once and so far it has held up well. Order one or two sizes up if you would like the oversized fit pictured. It is comfortable, soft, and feels like cotton." —abasil

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 11 colors).

    23. A cozy cashmere sweater since your going to need some warm clothing options to wear under your fall trench coats.

    Cuyana

    Cuyana is a one-stop shop fashion brand that promotes a "fewer, better" mentality where customers should focus on purchasing fewer pieces but with better quality. This woman-co-owned and -run brand is sure to be home to your next fave handbag or staple wardrobe piece.

    Get it from Cuyana for $195 (available in sizes XS–XL and five colors).

    24. An oversized sweater dress you'll adore because it checks off both of your must-have wardrobe necessities: comfort ✔️ and cuteness ✔️.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely love it. It's so cute and cozy. I'm definitely planning on ordering again. <3" —JJ

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 24 colors).

    25. A chunky cardigan that's super versatile — and by versatile, we mean it can be styled over your loungewear or with an outfit you'd actually step out of the house in. There is no in between at this point, welcome to 2021.

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    Promising review: "I love this neutral taupe heathery color, it’s so much prettier in person, the material are very nice, not too heavy, not too light, it’s truly a perfect fall cardigan or as a layering piece." —Ron Y.

    Get it from Amazon for $49.90 (available in sizes XXS–3X and three colors).

    26. An oversized open cardigan featuring rainbow-striped sleeves in case you're finally willing to incorporate some color into your entirely neutral wardrobe. (Baby steps.)

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    Promising review: "I love how soft this sweater is, and cozy. It matches with pretty much anything! The colors and material were definitely better than I expected. I wore it with shorts and a tank top (I live in hot weather) and the material was breathable. I didn't feel overly hot and it looked great. I would highly recommend this sweater." —alicia

    Get it from Amazon for $35.98+ (available in sizes S–XXL and in eight colors).

    27. A pearl-studded stunner that speaks for itself, no jewelry required.

    Reb Dolls

    Reb Dolls has a slew of different fashion categories like loungewear, dresses, and graphic tees. The brand is owned by Grisel Paula, a current New Yorker who was born in the Dominican Republic. Owner Grisel wanted the brand to be inclusive of all sizes, particularly plus-sizes where she felt there was a lack in trendy fashion for curvier sizes.

    Get it from Reb Dolls for $49.99 (available in sizes S–5X).

    28. A cherry V-neck option — a sweet new piece you'll wear all fall long with your impressive jean collection.

    model wearing cherry sweater
    Colorful Natalie

    Colorful Natalie is a woman-owned small business ran by Natalie Acopian whose mission is to offer the unique and latest styles in streetwear at an affordable price.

    Get them from Colorful Natalie for $47 (available in sizes S–L). 

    29. A wide-stripe, V-neck cardi if you'd rather have a solid WFH 'fit ready to throw on that doesn't require more than five minutes to piece together. This sweater + jeans + boots = one solid, effortless outfit.

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    Promising review: "Very beautiful sweater. Much thicker that I expected, and good quality material. Very warm. I will be ordering other colors. I absolutely love this sweater. Have garnered many compliments." —Frequent shopper

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in sizes S–XXL and in nine designs).

    30. A floral pattern cardi that can be worn on its own or layered over a staple tank.

    Madewell

    This is made from a super-soft yarn, and has a boxy fit.

    Get it from Madewell for $110 (available in sizes 1X–4X also available in regular XXS–XXL).

    31. An eyelash sweater for that extra cozy, furry, fall wardrobe staple you needed like...yesterday.

    model wearing eyelash sweater
    TJMaxx

    Get it from Marshalls for $19.99 (available in sizes XS–M). 

    I see a major closet upgrade in your near future...

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