The 10 Best Cardigans

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This wiki has been updated 14 times since it was first published in April of 2020. Cardigans are a great addition to almost any outfit, regardless of the season. Whether you're looking to keep warm during breezy autumn days or want something to cover you up at the beach, we've provided a large range of options that will suit your needs. They include features such as magnetic closures, lace trimming, and floral patterns that meaningfully expand your wardrobe. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.

1. Tommy Hilfiger Cardigan

2. Amazon Essentials Cardigan

3. Tickled Teal Cardigan

Editor's Notes

April 30, 2020:

Cardigans are a great option that almost every person should have in their closet, and there are a variety of designs available that work well with almost any season. We've listed a range of styles that will most likely match your specifications. Some of our selections have buttons, and no matter how well they're sewn on, things are prone to breaking or falling off over time. We recommend purchasing a sewing kit and a sewing machine in case you need to repair or alter your cardigan.

The Tommy Hilfiger Cardigan and Amazon Essentials Cardigan are great choices for those who have a more reserved style. The former has a preppy design and is a lovely option for those with physical limitations because of its magnetic front closures that help it appear as a traditional cardigan. The latter is a simple, sleek option that is available in several colors.

For those who like loud patterns, the SweatyRocks Cardigan is most likely the option for you. It's available in a large range of fun designs that work well during the summer because of its lightweight material. However, it is a bit see-through, so we recommend wearing it over your bathing suit if you enjoy being covered while you're lounging on the shore or by the pool. The Tickled Teal Cardigan is a great option if you enjoy detailed trim and flowy designs. This selection will look nice with almost any clothing items you wear with it.

Be sure to read the washing instructions on your cardigan as some are made with cashmere, which is a high-quality fiber that can shrink if put in the dryer. If cared for incorrectly, it can ruin the integrity of the piece. Many of these selections are made with certain chemicals like textile dyes, which some people may be sensitive or allergic to. Wash your garment before wearing it to help prevent and minimize irritation.

Special Honors

John Smedly Founded in Great Britain, this family company is well known for its high-quality knit pieces ranging from shirts to sweaters. They have a variety of cardigans that are made of extra-fine Marino wool and cashmere, but they're very high in price.

4. State Cashmere Cardigan

5. Goodthreads Cardigan Sweater

6. Saodimallsu Lovaru

7. Imily Bela

8. Ragemall Long Cardigan

9. SweatyRocks Cardigan

10. State Fusio Cardigan

Christopher Thomas
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