Oversized Sweaters 2018

Once again, we’re swimming in our sweaters. Even if the knit isn’t tunic length, its arms extend, its shoulders are grown broad. Perhaps this is meant to make us all look slimmer or to allow another layer beneath. C’est la trend.

Short N’ Wide

Left: Ribbed Oversized Sweater by Acne Studios– Classic ribbing textures a sweater knit from soft wool in a super-slouchy, oversized silhouette. 23″ length (size Medium). Crewneck. Ribbed cuffs 100% wool. Wear with fitted bottoms, please. Contrast makes this work. $390.00

Right: High Neck Cozy Sweater– For those of us who feel the cold especially there. Acrylic/polyester. In dusty blue or beige. $54.45

Not Shown:  Theory Oversized Striped Cashmere Sweater $495.00

Wide or Long

Left: Chunky Pink Cardigan– Cute, handmade sweater with playful, pompom sleeves, ribbed cuffs and hemline. Acrylic i.e. transitional- or layer it.  $75.00  

Right: Oversized Turtleneck Sweater/Tunic– Cozy is as cozy does. A blend of merino wool and cashmere, with long, fitted sleeves and a kangaroo pocket. The generous cut and flattering tunic length elongate you. $168.00

Long and Longer

Left: Oversize Chunky Knit Bespoke Sweater– Made just for you. Distinctive shape, distinctive color. (There are others) High quality marbleized wool, mohair, acrylic. $134.00

Center: Oversize Knit Turtleneck Sweater– Textured, wool/polyamide blend cable knit and dropped shoulder seams.  Machine wash cold gentle cycle. $119.00

Right: Georgia Alice Delphine Oversize Sweater– Soft and fuzzy. Cut in an oversized shape and woven with touches of virgin wool and alpaca to give it an extra-soft handle. Tonal-blue open-knit. Slips on. Acrylic/nylon/wool/alpaca. $390.00

Not Shown: Joseph Wool Turtleneck Sweater $435.00

Not Shown: Long, Oversize Turtleneck in Beige, Brown, or Black $59.25

Not Shown: Ticket to Cozy Burgundy Oversize Sweater $44.00
Sleek Showstoppers

Left: Elizabeth and James Mae Wool/Cashmere Blend Sweater– Another highly fashionable topper. Ribbed-knit style has a cozy turtleneck, cuffed sleeves and a split hem. Camel wool and cashmere-blend. Slips on. A signature piece. $595.00

Left: Stella McCartney Oversized Asymmetric Cable-knit Sweater– Chic and unfussy. Made in Italy from a wool and alpaca-blend. Oversized shape and split front make it perfect for layering over jeans or dresses. Gray. Add a colorful scarf, big brooch or go minimalist. $1375.00


Left: Cashmere and Wool Go-To Sweater– A basic in all wardrobes with wide color choice. Long enough to belt. Deep v-neck. Waffle knit texture. $88.00

Center: Oversize Bespoke Chunky Knit Sweater– Extra warm : Baby Alpaca, Merino Wool, Polyamide pullover. Classic gray. Adjust measurements to yourself. $167.00

Right: Oscar de la Renta Off-the-Shoulder Wool Knit Sweater– Investment clothing. Makes a wonderful holiday top with long skirt or skinny pants. Balloon-Sleeve, relaxed fit, pullover style.  $2390.00

The items featured in this article have been chosen by the editors of Woman Around Town simply because we like them and think you may, too. No advertising fees have been paid to Woman Around Town for this article.