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When the opportunity comes along to flaunt your favorite cozy staple as a trend… well, take it and run with it, friends. For us, this means we're going to be rocking the oversized sweater six days out of seven. It also means we need to stop styling it with sweatpants and at-home headbands.
But, after spending some time studying the fall runways, we've found the solution: five very chic ways to wear oversized sweaters without looking like a potato sack.
The trick is to always juxtapose the heavy knits and bulky shapes with sleek and slim- or short-fitting bottoms like miniskirts, cropped trousers, and skinny jeans. Once you've mastered the silhouette, elevate your look with pretty shoes and costume jewelry, and your oversized sweaters will feel right at home no matter where you go… without making it look like you're actually sitting around at home.
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