Tag: Sweaters

A sweater is a woolen vest or jersey, of which there are many different kinds, that are usually worn in cool or cold weather (autumn, spring). Also known as a jumper (British English), most sweaters usually have long sleeves and are made of knitted or crocheted material.

Sweaters are gender-neutral pieces of clothing that are worn by adults and children alike. Traditionally, the material used to make sweaters was wool. However, materials like cotton and synthetic fiber can also be used.

Sweaters are can be worn tucked into your pants or untucked. Some sweaters are suited for formal events and sweaters that are more casual in style. They can be worn on their own, with a dress shirt, tee-shirt, etc.
What is the difference between a cardigan and a sweater?
Pullovers and cardigans are a type of sweater. The cardigan is usually an open front sweater with buttons or zippers while the pullover has no front opening. Sweaters can have a variety of necklines (v-neck, crew neck, etc.) and they usually end at the hips (although longer variations do exist).

So, a cardigan is a sweater with buttons or a zipper down the front. A pullover is a sweater that does not have buttons or a closure in front.
What is the difference between a sweater and a sweatshirt?
A sweater is knitted from either wool or cotton and can have buttons or be a pullover. Sweatshirts are made by cut and sewn, whereas sweater is made by knit circular machine. The fineness of the yarns used is also different. A sweater uses coarser yarn than a sweatshirt does. Sweatshirts also came about after a quarterback decided to work with his father to come up with a better solution for his chafing caused by his uniform.

6 Chic Fuzzy Sweaters For Any Occasion

Fuzzy sweaters not only offer warmth and comfort, but they can also be stylish and chic. Here are different fuzzy types of sweaters for you to try: Alex Mill Fuzzy Sweaters This fuzzy sweater has elements of a vintage holiday …

Different Types of Turtlenecks

Mock neck, polo neck, skivvy, are all different names for turtlenecks. A type of sweater neckline defined by a high rolled collar, covering some or most of the neck. The high collar can be folded or rolled up, according to …

Types of Sweater Patterns

Sweaters are the middle-man between formal and casual wear when it comes to style and clothing. There are many types of sweaters to choose from and you can fine-tune everything from the sweater material to the type of sweater neckline. …

8 Main Types of Sweater Necklines

These days there are many different types of sweaters and the materials used to make sweaters are just as varied. However, we often overlook how the different types of sweater necklines (or necklines in general). For example, everyone knows the …

Types of Sweater Materials

Choosing the proper type of fabric when buying a sweater is very important. The type of sweater material (also known as sweater knit) that you choose can make or break your style and comfort. For example, if the material used …

8 Cute Crew Neck Sweaters For Women

Picking a sweater can be as complicated as picking out a dress. You have to consider the neckline, the material, the pattern, and the type of sweater. However, when it comes to women’s crew neck sweaters, we’ve got you covered. …

10 Stylish Crew Neck Sweaters For Men

Crew neck sweaters have a rounded neck and don’t have a collar. They’re most often worn as the outer layer of clothing during the fall. These types of sweaters can be very fashionable for casual outings but they are a …

10 Fab Cardigans For Men

Cardigan sweaters are a great fashion choice for men as they are versatile and can fit fashionably with several looks. From an elegant and formal outfit to a simple and casual style, there’s a cardigan waiting for you. These types …

10 Stylish Cardigan Sweaters For Women

Cardigans are a type of sweater that usually has buttons or a zipper down the front. Normally, you’d wear cardigans in the fall months but they can also be worn in the spring months as well. Here are 10 stylish …

11 Different Types Of Sweaters To Try

I love sweaters and I’m sure you love sweaters too! There are over 8 different types of sweaters to choose from and that’s a lot! So, if you ever stopped to wonder “what kind of sweater is this?” Here’s what …