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Yeah, it’s cold and it’s not just limited to the time spent commuting. Even when the heat’s blasting there’s always a cold section of the office (namely, where you sit) and a silk blouse alone won’t cut it. Because being warm, stylish, and work-appropriate is possible without spending a ton, here are some great sweaters $100 and under. (And should you need extra protection, consider adding some layers too.)
See all of our favorite picks below.
The Pastel Pick
Halogen Tie Bell Sleeve Sweater
Muted happy colors like lilac, pale pink, and baby blue are exactly what you need to get through a dark winter.
The Best Chunky Knit
J.Crew Cable Knit Mock Neck Sweater
A vibrant color balances out a cable knit so it doesn’t look like a bowl of oatmeal.
The Boho Option
Farrow Mischa Sweater
How do you make a cable-knit sweater less stuffy and preppy? Add fringed sleeves.
The Most Versatile
Everlane The Cashmere Crew
For a cheap cashmere sweater, you can’t beat Everlane’s crew neck.
The Layering Tool
Farrow Maya Sweater
Roomy enough for a shirt (or two) underneath.
The Most Cuddly
BB Dakota Debra Sweater
The texture on this will feel like a blanket swaddling your body.
Original Price: $88
The Updated Tennis Sweater
H&M Knit Sweater
The oversize fit and contrasting pattern are a nice alternative to basic black.
The Dramatic One
& Other Stories Puffy Sleeve Sweater
Because you like people looking at your clothes.
The Updated Classic
& Other Stories High Neck Sweater
You can never have enough black turtlenecks.
The One for Petite Women
Stelen Irina Sweater in Heather Violet
Use the strings to shorten the sleeves to your exact liking.
When You’re Tired of Basics (But You Work in a Conservative Office)
Vince Camuto Tipped Bell Sleeve Sweater
A subtle bell sleeve is just trendy enough to fly in the workplace.
When You’re Not Over Millennial Pink
Madewell Northfield Mock Neck Sweater
If you still can’t get enough of the popular shade, here’s another one for your closet.
The Perfect Winter White
Topshop Super Soft Ribbed Roll Neck Sweater
All the best things about a sweater (soft, roomy sleeves and a thick roll neck) can be found here.
The Nautical Option
Mango Buttoned Striped Sweater
For everyone that would rather be on a boat.
Original Price: $70
The Fuzziest Option
Farrow Rosanna Sweater
Look super trendy without putting in any effort (and staying warm)
The Céline Knockoff
H&M Fine-Knit Sweater
The best way to style it is exactly as it is on the website — slouchy, over a collared shirt and paired with wide-legged pants.
The Colorful Option
Daisy Street Skinny Knit Sweater In Color Block Rainbow Stripe
Pair with neutral pants for a bit of ’80s flair.
The Best Color Block
PrettyLittleThing Color Block Sweater
The grown-up version of a cheerleading sweater.
When You Need Cashmere ASAP
Lark & Ro Women’s 100% Cashmere Slim-Fit V-Neck Sweater
We’ve written about this solid, affordable cashmere option before. It’s the perfect sweater when you’re in a pinch and don’t want to wait for a statement piece.
When You Need a Solid Basic
Uniqlo Women Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater
If you’re ordering some layering pieces on sale, you might as well throw in this marked down cashmere sweater too.
Original Price: $80
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