7 Cardigans That Are More Fashion Girl, Less Old Lady

First of all, we love grandmas and all the joy and love they bring to our lives. However, you can't deny the fact that when you hear the word cardigan, you often think of a lumpy pale blue version styled with a floral midlength skirt, nude pantyhose, and cross-trainers. With that said, women of all ages (grandmas included) are in for a treat with the fresh cardigan styling tips we have rounded up for you here.

Thanks to the suave street style set, cardigans have recently been painted in a whole new light, and we aren't mad about it. From inventive ways to layer the classic sweater to which outfit counterparts will give it that needed edge, get ready to discover the most forward ways to style cardigans in 2016.

Keep reading to find out how you should be styling your cardigans and to shop the items you'll need to re-create the looks.

What are some of your favorite ways to style a cardigan? Let us know in the comments below!