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Sweaters have never gone out of style, and look great on everyone no matter what their height, size or gender. While some trends like argyle styled and asymmetrical collared sweaters come and go, there are some basic styles that will always be in fashion.

Cable Knit Sweaters

Many have worn the cable knit sweater and know that the name is due to the design, but many don't know exactly what the cable weaving entails. For this classic sweaters the fibers or threads are woven though a sort of cable form, and you thus have the textured and raised look with a bit of a twist, thus the name "cable." Most cable knit sweaters have this textured patterned on not only the front, but the back of the sweater as well. This designs allows the sweater to stand on its own with any type of jeans, sweaters or pants. The cable design also give this sweater a warm look that is classic for fall and winter.

Cardigan Sweaters

The cardigan sweater is a staple for both men and women. This sweater type provides not only fashion forward and classic style, but warmth in the fall and winter months. One reason is because cardigans are great when layered with other clothing. Cardigans usually fall below the hip and therefore work well for all shapes and figures as they can cover many problem areas. This sweater type can be button down, zippered or open with no closures. This style of sweater has stood the test of time and is truly a classic that everyone will want to have in their wardrobe.

The Turtleneck Sweater 

When you think of classic sweaters, the turtleneck can not be overlooked. This classic style of sweater is good too for both men and women. The high neck protects the skin from the elements and is especially great for the Fall and Winter months. Many who engage in Winter sports are often seen donning a turtleneck sweater. These sweaters can be made of thick or thin materials which make it a great sweater for layering.

Sweater Dresses

Most women love to wear sexy sweater dresses today, because they can add the right accessories to get stylish outfits. This dress is the preferred choice, whether it's a sleeveless or turtleneck style. If you are shopping for sweater dresses for women, you should know that they are available in different styles just like the average dresses. 

The Sweater Coat

This style of sweater is longer in length, and about the same style and length as a three quarter length overcoat. The sweater coat is belted at the waist or buttons down the entire front. The sweater coat can be a great substitute for a full-on jacket in the fall and winter months. Of course, this classic style can be layered over other sweaters and can be worn with pants or jeans, so it's great for work, play or entertaining. The classic sweater coat is typically worn or made for women. However, there are a lot of modern styles that men can sport as well.  These sweaters are great for all seasons even though colder months are when they really take their place on the fashion scene.


Cashmere is a perfect yarn choice for a three season weight sweater. This soft, cozy yarn is an exquisite choice to create a special Winter weight sweater. Another popular choice for Winter sweater material is soft pima cotton.

It's Fall now, are you ready ? All girls need out chic sweaters to stand out. 

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