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Do you ever look at fashion magazines, influencer Instagram posts and celebrity paparazzi photos and just wonder — how do they do it? How can they take such basic pieces like a T-shirt and jeans and make them look like million-dollar outfits? How do they make flip flops look like they’re straight off the runway? How do their simple sweaters look like they’re haute couture?
Well, stylists are one answer. There are professionals who create these types of outfits, and that fact alone proves how difficult it can be, so don’t feel discouraged if you’re having trouble on your own. Can’t afford your own personal stylist? You don’t need to — we’re here to help you out, pro bono! It takes some intricacy and meticulousness to be able to differentiate a boring piece from one that will earn you the “best-dressed” title, and we put the work in to find a sweater for you that will do just that — for under $30!
This pull-on sweater has all of the little details you want to look for when choosing a casual piece that still wows. Two of the top things we look for? A loose fit and a chunky knit. Check and check. With those out of the way, we can look at the other details, like the dropped shoulders, leading to the balloon/bishop style long sleeves, the extra fabric hanging from the forearm area and leveling up everything about your look!
This sweater also has an accentuated crew neckline with wide ribbing. This ribbing adds extra stretch, making this piece easier to put on and take off, and it matches the cuffs of the sleeves as well as the hem. This repeated pattern is one of those things you might not think too much about, but it can really transform a piece!
This outfit-making sweater is currently available in three colors: black, blue and grey. Do you have room for all three in your closet? Just checking, because there’s a good chance you won’t be satisfied with just one, knowing the others are still waiting for you!
Now you just have to pick which one you’ll wear first — and ready your outfit! Will you go for distressed, straight leg jeans and leather mules? Skinny jeans and knee-high boots? Leggings and moccasins? Shorts and sneakers? We truly can’t wait to find out!
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