It’s a fact that a wardrobe of timeless, well-crafted basics sets the stage for a season’s trendier hero items such as fall’s velvet trousers or embroidered boots. And since nothing beats cozy knitwear when the crisp air arrives, we’re stocking up on the ultimate fall essential—chic sweaters, from chunky wool to cushy cashmere to finely spun silk blends. Whether you’re planning to team yours with jeans, layer beneath a dress or tuck into trousers, shop the five key silhouettes fashion girls swear by.
Pull One Over
A wide cut complements high-waisted trousers—bonus points for an exaggerated sleeve.
Button Detail Jumper
Try a relaxed take on the turtleneck. We love a striped iteration with jeans for easy chic.
Gittana Stretch-Knit Sweater
By Malene Birger
A generous silhouette looks cool atop flowy dresses, fitted denim or sleek skirts.
Ribbed Cashmere Sweater
Chinti and Parker
Forever classic, a crewneck ensures polish—it doesn't get better than a soft cashmere version.
Corin Ribbed Merino Wool-Blend Turtleneck Sweater
The ultimate layering piece feels fresh with vertical ribbing. Go basic black to get the most wear.