Warm winter wears


Although it may be difficult to remain cozy and warm on the walk into school, Newsprint’s selection of sweaters will keep you toasty and stylish at home or out on the town all winter long (Photo Credit: Emma Mallon).

Subzero temperatures and snow-covered grounds are typical for Michigan winters. As the sky turns a whitish gray, many people turn to clothing to provide a splash of color and comfort. Here are a few sweaters and jackets that are sure to add flair to any outfit.

10. Charlotte Russe’s Hooded and Layered Anorak Jacket

This jacket can be the simple touch to any dark outfit. The multiple layers provide  an illusion that easily adds style and comfort to a decorative top. For $39.99, this jacket can be found in olive on Charlotte Russe’s website (charlotterusse.com).


  1. American Eagle Outfitter’s Feather Light V-neck sweater

This sweater is ideal for a moderately cool day, as it does not provide much warmth. The variety of colors available will guarantee a match to any bottoms paired with this sweater. It is found in grey, oatmeal, mint, and pink on American Eagle Outfitter’s website (aeo.com). Perfect for staying home or going out shopping, this sweater is priced at $29.95.


  1. Wet Seal’s Freshman™ Southwestern Print Cardi

This cardigan provides the perfect mix of comfort and style. This bold print will add a touch of fashion to any white or grey top. It pairs well with black leggings, but maroon leggings will add an edgy accent. This white, maroon, and blue cardigan can be found on Wet Seal’s website (wetseal.com) for $28.90.


  1. Wet Seal’s Cable-knit Turtleneck Sweater

This sweater is both comfy and cute. There is no need to wear a scarf as the high neckline  is sure to keep you warm on the coldest of days. High-waisted bottoms are recommended with this sweater because it is rather short. This sweater is offered in both ivory and black on wetseal.com and is currently on sale for $24.99.


  1. Abercrombie & Fitch’s Kiran Sweater

This neutral sweater is available in light grey, dark grey, navy, and white. The front of this sweater is shorter than the back, which is perfect for accenting leggings or jeans with designs near the top. This cozy sweater can tone down any outfit with too much color and can be found on abercrombie.com for only $24.


  1. American Eagle Outfitter’s Don’t Ask Why Oversized Cardigan

Perfect for a simple movie date, this cardigan adds comfort to an outfit. If spending a day at work or home, this sweater  can serve as an alternative to a sweatshirt or T-shirt. In dust and gunmetal, this sweater will match with a black, white, or grey outfit. The pockets on this sweater are an added bonus for functional use. This cardigan is available on aeo.com for $34.99.


  1. Charlotte Russe’s Mixed Stitch Pullover Sweater

This sweater is the perfect steal for only $18 on charlotterusse.com. Although it is  only available in white, the stitching makes up for any loss of color. The sweater can be paired with any high-waisted bottom, but will look exceptionally stylish with a skirt.


  1. Forever 21’s Longline Crochet Cardigan

This cozy cardigan accents any stylish outfit. Its indie look can be topped off with a variety of accessories including a watch, a chunky necklace, and/or long earrings. This adorable sweater comes in three colors: cream, taupe, and rust. It can be purchased online at Forever21.com for $29.90.


  1. Abercrombie & Fitch’s Olivia Sweater

Ranked number two on our top winter sweaters list is Abercrombie & Fitch’s Olivia Sweater. This grey sweater looks great when going out or when staying in. This polyester sweater is sure to provide warmth and fuzzy comfort. Any long bottoms will pair well with this extra-long cardigan. The sweater can be purchased from abercrombie.com for $49.


  1. Forever 21’s Sateen-Paneled Cardigan

Newsprint’s top pick for the winter is Forever 21’s sateen-paneled cardigan. Available in black, cream, and wine, this sleek sweater is fashion forward. The strong colors will pop out of any outfit.  Perfect for any occasion, this cardigan can be paired with skinny jeans, trousers, or a skirt. Black matches with all colors of this sweater and gold jewelry will add style to this outfit. Found at forever21.com, this sweater can be purchased for $22.90.