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!
Style Tip: For an Alexa Chung-inspired look, knot your knit around your shoulders.
Style Tip: Layer a sheer sweater over a crisp white button-down, and finish off the look with a leather circle skirt and sneakers.
Style Tip: Tuck a striped sweater into a floral skirt for an enviable mixed-prints look.
Style Tip: Try a raw-hemmed sweater with printed jeans and a cross-body bag for a head-to-toe It-girl outfit.
Style Tip: Team up a bright orange sweater and black miniskirt for a cheerful combination.
Style Tip: It’s simple: If you’re not ready to wear a sweater, just tie it around your waist!
Style Tip: Go for undone appeal, and wear your sweater with a pair of silky pants and sneakers.
Style Tip: Wear a ladylike knit under a strapless cocktail dress for a thoroughly fun and dynamic ensemble.
Style Tip: Transition your overalls to fall by wearing a neutral knit underneath.
Style Tip: Wear a bralette over your sweater and tuck it into a pleated skirt for major fashion editor vibes.
Style Tip: Wear a lightweight knit over a python-print skirt, and accessorize with a black clutch and pumps.
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!