7 Cardigan Tips for Girls Who Want to Be Warm but Stylish ...

By Melissa

7 Cardigan Tips for Girls Who Want to Be Warm but Stylish  ...

I love a good cardigan. I think they are the perfect finishing touch to just about any outfit. They are a nice layering piece with dresses, skirts, jeans, or pixie pants. Really, you can wear a cardigan so many different ways and with just about anything. Not only are they cute, but the can help your figure look slimmer. Try these cardigan tips to feel like a fashion queen.

Table of contents:

  1. 1. Dress It down
  2. 2. Dress It up
  3. 3. Look Slimmer
  4. 4. Smaller Bust
  5. 5. Play with Fabrics
  6. 6. Choose the Right Neckline
  7. 7. Consider Length

1 Dress It down

hair,person,human positions,girl,beauty, Cardigans are perfect for an easy, casual look. You can use them to cover up strappy tanks for school or at the office. Match it with a pair of boyfriend jeans and some sneakers. This is an easy, relaxed look that anyone can pull off.

2 Dress It up

white,photograph,clothing,photography,girl, Use a simple cardigan to cover a cute dress or add to a flowing skirt. Cardigans are so versatile you can wear them with almost anything. My favorite look is a cute floral dress with a white cardigan and my old cowboy boots.

3 Look Slimmer

clothing,knitting,fur,footwear,outerwear, One nice thing about cardigans is they help give the appearance of a slimmer figure. A large cozy cardigan is perfect for concealing any lumps and bumps you want to hide. Add a thin belt around your waist under the cardigan for an even slimmer look.

4 Smaller Bust

clothing,arm,muscle,undergarment,fashion accessory, If you have a small bust, that high button closure works great. It adds a little bulk up there without being too obvious. This is a great look with a simple blouse or tank for at the office.

5 Play with Fabrics

clothing,undergarment,lingerie,brassiere,active undergarment, Cardigans can add texture to your outfit. You can opt for a knitted or lace cardigan if you want texture. Jersey and cashmere are great for softness and comfort. What’s your favorite cardigan material?

6 Choose the Right Neckline

clothing,sleeve,outerwear,denim,leather, V-neck cardigans look best with square or straight necklines underneath. If your cardigan is scoop neck, pair it with a scoop neck top. A curved, straight, or waterfall cardigan works well with most every neckline top.

7 Consider Length

clothing,sleeve,outerwear,jeans,spring, A cropped cardigan looks good with either a slightly longer or much, much longer shirt. On the other hand, a hip length cardigan is best with a top that is shorter than the outside layer. If your cardigan is just a bit shorter than hip length, a shirt that is just a little longer is good.

Now that you have some solid cardigan tips, how will you wear your next cardigan? Leave me a comment describing your favorite cardigan and how you like to wear it.

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