The 5 Best Sweaters To Wear Home For The Holidays To Make Your Family Think You Have Your Life Together

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* These sweaters are sure to impress your opinionated grandma and all your aunts
* Look sophisticated this holiday season while staying comfortable
* Fake it till you make it: these sweaters will make you look like you have it together

If you haven’t seen your family in a while, and life is having its up and downs, wear any of these sweaters and your family will think you’re doing alright. No, seriously.

Looking your best when visiting home for the holidays is a great way to start off the season. Sometimes when you don’t feel confident about yourself, wearing something nice helps change your mood. When your family hasn’t seen you in a long time, they want to hear all about what is going on in your life. Start off the conversation with how you are updating your wardrobe to look more sophisticated, and show them how you’re really growing up.


1.Grey Cardigan

This grey cardigan, is elegant and understated. It can pair great with a traditional T-shirt or button up flannel (like in the photo below). Designed by American designer Billy Reid, this sweater quickly adds an element of sophistication to any casual outfit. This collared cardigan is made out of French Terry which makes it soft, non itchy, and warm. When winter is over the spring and summer arrive, layer this as a light jacket to wear it year-round.

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2. Black Turtleneck

Channel your inner Steve Jobs with this classic black fine knit turtleneck. Turtlenecks look great on everyone regardless of your body shape. If you have a neck, it looks good on you. This Club Monaco turtleneck is a great length because it ends right at your waistlinem creating an elongated torso. This sweater will have your family thinking you’re ready to start the next biggest tech company. Other colors avala

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3. Holiday Knit Sweater

There is a fine line between being festive in a cool way, and being festive in a cheesy way. This Jacquard Knit Sweater is a prime example of being festive with style. The dark navy tone with the horizontal print reindeer that takes up just a portion of the sweater will have your mom gleeing with joy that you wore festive attire by choice.

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4. V Neck Wool Sweater

You can never go wrong with a classic v-neck sweater. This wine colored 100% Merino Wool top oozes sophistication. This sweater will make you look like your hobbies are collecting rare bottles of wine from Australia, and on the weekends you like to go skiing in the Alps. Show your family how grown up you really are.

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5. Striped Cashmere Blend Sweater

Be playful and classy in this cashmere-blend striped jumper. This jumper is 80% wool and 20% cashmerem making it a great mix of warmth, and softness. This is a great casual sweater that says I am still young and playful, but I’m growing up and like to wear classy black and white jumpers.

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