The Fashion Memo

The game changer: A summer cardigan

Featuring: Mother of Pearl; Missoni

No longer the reserve of your local librarian, the humble cardigan has, in recent seasons, had a haute makeover. Not only is this clever layer your secret weapon when it comes to nailing tricky trans-seasonal style, it’s also a sure-fire way to add a little personality to your off-duty look. Whether you’re drawn to oversized checks or Missoni’s designs, be sure to opt for a fit that’s suitably oversized for maximum comfort and style mileage. Then proceed to wear it with everything. Seriously: this is one of those fail-safe pieces that can be shrugged on over blue jeans, diaphanous dresses and silky slip skirts.


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