The One Sweater That'll Work With Every Single Fall Outfit

There’s a reason that when we’re at a loss for what to wear, we can always rely on a classic black piece. Take the essential black sweater, for example. Elegant, timeless—you simply can’t go wrong. No matter what type of style you decide to wear, you can always count on your black-sweater outfits to look good on any day this fall.

We know you’ve already stocked up on your sweater capsule wardrobe, but a black sweater, in any shape or form, is something every fashion lover should have multiples of. From cool oversize turtlenecks to fitted crewnecks, there’s really no going wrong here—not to mention they go with literally everything. To illustrate our point, we’ve rounded up stylish looks from our favorite It girls wearing them in any way you can imagine. From a foolproof combination of a sweater and jeans to a new take on monochrome dressing, you’ll find a way to wear black sweaters all season long. Scroll down to see all your options.

Black sweater with leopard-print pants



Give your sweater some more life with pair of leopard-print pants and ankle boots.

We'll never get tired of leopard print.

A black sweater will look so good complemented by white accessories and accents.

Wear your favorite party dress for a more casual occasion by styling it with a black turtleneck layered underneath.

We love a good all-black outfit. Give it a cool twist with white sneakers.

The contrast buttons on this are just fun enough without taking away from the piece's versatility.

Easy black sweater outfit



A black sweater is perfect for the day with a fleece jacket and a pair of light-wash jeans.

Black sweater–and–pink skirt outfit



Play with contrasting colors and style your sweater with a pink skirt.

You'll never go wrong wearing an oversize turtleneck with a flowing skirt.

A cropped black sweater will act as the perfect basic piece to wear under other standout pieces for the fall.

Style this fun top in a number of ways this season, whether conservative or more daring.

These will look so, so good with a fitted black sweater.

Black sweater–and–berry blazer outfit



We love a good black outfit with a jewel tone for the accent color.

Black sweater with overalls outfit



Love wearing overalls? Style them for the fall with a lightweight turtleneck worn underneath.

Black cardigan outfit for fall



Cardigans are back for the fall, and your black one will look perfect with a pair of cropped jeans and a tee.

Ruffled black sweater with puffer outfit



A ruffled sweater will add the right amount of whimsy to any look this fall.

Black sweater–and-puffer outfit



When the temperatures get cold enough, top off your outfit with a sleek puffer.

A crewneck sweater will never steer you wrong. Dress it down with a cool denim skirt this season.

You'll be wearing these with every day this fall.