Cardigans are closet staples because they're the easiest things to layer with when you're heading out to face the chilly weather. As the need for them rises this holiday season, you might be worried about running out of outfit ideas. No worries though, because we have more oversized layering inspo for you below!
How do you style oversized cardigans?
We've listed three ways with different levels of difficulty: easy, moderate, hard. These hacks prove that the cardigan is no longer associated to your lola's closet. In fact, it's been making the rounds on the runways and the streets and has become one of our favorite throw-on-and-go layering pieces for the breezy days ahead.
EASY: Don't roll up the sleeves.
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Stradivarius Grunge Knit Cardigan, P2290, Edsa Shangri-la
Channel your inner Vetements fan and let your big sleeves cover your digits. Not only will you look extra chic in your OOTDs, you'll also feel so much cozier!
MODERATE: Wear a long-sleeved shirt for a peek-a-boo effect.
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Bershka Knit Buttoned Cardigan, P1995, Glorietta
Layering a cardigan over your t-shirt and jeans is a classic move that we all admittedly overuse. To switch it up, wear a long-sleeved shirt or button-down and let the sleeves peek through. Extra coverage and layering points!
HARD: Wear it backwards!
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Zara Studio Jacket, P3995, Rockwell
Your oversized cardigan isn't a one-trick pony, so you just have to figure out how you can style it differently each time. Here's a cool example: Transform your buttoned cardigans into a cool sweater by wearing it backwards!