If there’s one thing we can say about fall dressing, it’s that you can never have too many sweaters. We’ve already given you the ultimate guide to must-have sweaters for the season, as well as discussed why you need a bright ’80s-inspired color-block knit in your closet stat, but if there’s one graphic style you should always have on hand, it’s striped sweaters. From the French girl–adored Breton stripe to sweaters that channel the rainbow, this classic pattern will give any outfit an extra dimension of visual interest—plus it’ll never get old. And no matter which trends you embrace this fall, a striped sweater is sure to pair perfectly with it. Trust us; this is a classic staple you’ll be wearing for years. Now get ready to shop, because you’ve earned these stripes.
Can’t go wrong with this.
J.Crew has mastered the striped sweater.
Wear this with a pair of high-waist jeans.
You’ll get so many compliments on this.
Style this with a cool skirt for the office.
You’ll want to wear this in any season.
Add some color to your fall outfits.
We’re loving this pattern.
This will go with everything.
We love this color scheme for the fall.
This is such a classic.
You’ll love throwing this on.
Vertical stripes are so unexpected—especially when they’re scalloped.
Wear this on a night out.
How sweet are these colors?
The ’70s color palette is everything.
Wear this into the winter.
This will look so good with a pair of classic jeans.
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