Who doesn’t love wrapping up in a gorgeously thick, chunky, fuzzy, fluffy sweater?
The snow is already here and Vancouverites are hitting the shops in search of this season’s hottest sweater trends. Depending on your lifestyle and the occasion, these savvy shops offer great selections and pricing.
From office simplicity to sophisticated chic, Aritizia has a wide selection of everyday wearable pieces that are easily layered and suitable for all occasions. This winter’s greys are subtle and pair perfectly with soft camel overcoats. $49 – $350.
Zara’s winter collection is unique and eclectic. Embellishments include enamel buttons, sequin appliqués, and faux pearls. The knits are diverse, with the collection containing ribbed, crocheted and jacquard, and necklines reaching from jaw high turtlenecks to low-cut scoops. $35 – $90.
Anthropologie is capturing hearts this season with bold patterns, vivid colour, quirky textures and playful sleeve treatments. Don’t leave without one of the playful animals pieces – kittens, swans, horses – for your holiday house parties. $98 – $398.
As a consignment store, Front and Company are able to offer a selection of warm cozy wear that covers all styles from vintage to modern. This winter this neighbourhood gem is focusing on knitwear in cashmere and wool, with classic plaids, checks, solids and Cowichan patterns. $25+
For fun and frolic, check out Hudson’s Bay selection of Christmas sweaters. Carrying sassy lines by Faith & Zoe, Whoopi Goldberg, and Design Lab Lord & Taylor, HBC encourages you to explore the kooky side of the holidays in these modern takes on the traditional Christmas sweater. $69 – $179.
The finest cashmere knits in this winter’s lushest earthtones. Choose from sweaters, v-necks, cardigans, hoodies, dresses, turtle necks and cowls in three different weights. The softest luxury priced from $400 – $1295.
Oak and Fort has 5 locations in the Lower Mainland stocked to the rafters with your favourite lightweight knits, soft textures and simple designs. On-trend and affordable options for all ages and suitable for all personal styles. $58 – $168.