The Best Ways to Wear Your Favorite Sweaters Before It Gets Chilly

We understand: It’s hot outside (currently 88 degrees in Los Angeles) and the idea of putting on a sweater might sound like a death wish. However, we can’t help but devise ways to start dressing for the new season. As such, we culled 12 looks that demonstrate how you can start wearing your favorite lightweight sweaters now, sans overheating. Scroll down for sweater style tips, and shop our favorites at the end!

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Style Tip: For an Alexa Chung-inspired look, knot your knit around your shoulders.

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Style Tip: Go for undone appeal, and wear your sweater with a pair of silky pants and sneakers.

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A Love Is Blind

Style Tip: Wear a bralette over your sweater and tuck it into a pleated skirt for major fashion editor vibes.

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Adam Katz Sinding of Le 21ème

Style Tip: Wear a lightweight knit over a python-print skirt, and accessorize with a black clutch and pumps.

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Imax Tree

Style Tip: If you’re ready to pull out a chunkier knit, balance it out with denim cutoffs and ankle boots.

Keep scrolling down to shop our favorite sweaters!

Forever 21 Knit Boyfriend Sweater ($25)
This shade of blue feels one of a kind. 

Zara Crew-Neck Sweater ($80)
You can never have too many chartreuse sweaters, really.

Equipment Lucien Crew Neck Sweater ($288)
We never met a striped sweater we didn’t like.

Acne Studios Gaze Sweater ($620)
You’ll never regret owning this statement sweater.

Mango Embossed Polka-Dot Sweater ($60)
We present: the non-girly version of polka dots you’ve been searching for.

Madewell Assembly Pullover ($90)
This shade of green would make anyone’s eye color pop.

Reiss Shola Printed Jumper ($195)
We’d half-tuck this animal-print knit into our favorite pair of mom jeans.


Are you wearing sweaters yet? Tell your knitwear tales in the comments below!