Top 10 Bold & Bright Sweaters

Brighten Up Your Day With Any Of These Trending Sweaters Ideal For Winter-To-Spring Wear

Brighten Up Your Day With Any Of These Trending Sweaters Ideal For Winter-To-Spring Wear

We’re currently in the throes of winter and if you’re feeling like maybe it’s time to start channeling spring vibes, we’ve got just the thing for you: Bright Sweaters. Because, ya know, it’s still pretty cold outside, but we need a little color in our lives. Those dark hues just aren’t cutting it right now. So to brighten everyone’s day, our unique algorithm found this season’s most colorful sweaters to help ease our transition into spring. Because at some point, the snow starts to lose its sparkling magic and we dream of warmer days. Days filled with sunshine, sandals, and smoothies. (Spring is going to start any day now, we promise!) But in the meantime, we’re planning a mid-season shopping trip for some warm and bright pieces. So, while we wait for the trees to blossom and the flowers to bloom, we’ve got the Top 10 Bold and Bright Sweaters to hold us over. Opening image: shopbop.com

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February 8, 2019

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Diane von Furstenberg Paskavan Tropical Intarsia Sweater
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Diane von Furstenberg Paskavan Tropical Intarsia Sweater

LOVED FOR: The bright and tropical leaves

HELPFUL TIP: Dry clean to keep this in mint condition

English Factory Multicolor Stripe Sweater

BEST FOR: An instant wardrobe pick-me-up

STYLE WITH: Brighten up your look all around with a natural and organic face cleanser.

Madeline Thompson Rimini Striped Cashmere Cardigan

WHAT IT DOES: Lifts your spirits on the dreariest winter day

WHERE TO WEAR: Out to brunch with your group of favorites

Pam & Gela Stripe Sweater

WHAT IT DOES: Channels cool West Coast vibes with super soft fabrics

BEST FOR: A punch of color in your transitional wardrobe

Alice + Olivia Lebell Pull Over

WHY YOU NEED IT: Asymmetrical, block color, and so many textures!

ABOUT THE BRAND: “The ladylike charm and instant allure of Alice + Olivia apparel has made the label into a go-to brand for vintage style.”

XIRENA Ski Sweater

WHERE TO WEAR: Perfect for après-ski on a bluebird day

FUN FACT: This sweater is made with a cozy alpaca blend

Madewell Striped Gladwell Balloon-Sleeve Pullover Sweater

WHY YOU NEED IT: Those adorable balloon-sleeves are reason enough!

USERS SAID: “What a BEAUTIFUL sweater! It's so soft, the colors are the to the picture, the sleeves aren't crazy balloony where you feel like a clown, and it's slightly cropped so it's a bit more feminine! I'm so happy with this purchase! If they make more in other colors I'm buying 100%, this is a home run.”

J.Crew Everyday Cashmere Crewneck Sweater

WHAT IT DOES: Makes you feel luxe in 100% cashmere, but casual enough to wear every day

WHERE TO WEAR: On your next low-key girls’ shopping weekend

Banana Republic Merino Stripe Sweater

STYLE WITH: The semi-fitted cut makes this perfect with a cute cami layered underneath.

USERS SAID: “Stripes are bright, bold, saturated colors. Great lightweight transitional sweater.”

Caslon Stitch Stripe Sweater

BEST FOR: A classic yet contemporary design

LOVED FOR: The variety of colors, from neutrals to chevron stripes to bright hues

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