11 Anti-Xmas-Novelty Holiday Sweaters
Give the reindeer a rest: Try these elegant takes on the traditional for a classic and festive look.
Our creative director Adam Glassman says, "I'm not a fan of Christmas sweaters (spare me the snowmen and Santas!), but these winter-themes cardigans are just charming."
Pictured above: Nostalgic skating scene, $99; Talbots.com
Cashmere cardigan with skier motif, $139; LLBean.com
Preppy argyle gets a festive makeover with metallic threads, a smattering of beads, and rhinestone-studded buttons. New York & Company, $47; NYandCompany.com
Spruce up a little black dress with this snap-front sweater in purple, the season's hottest color $50; Chadwicks.com
Isn't it romantic? Yes, if your cardigan has lush chiffon roses and crystal buttons. Loft, $90; LoftOnline.com
Pull on this crewneck with khakis for a day with family. Liz Claiborne New York, $99; LizClaiborne.com
Blue, silver, and white sequins form the snowflakes on this fine-gauge silk-cashmere blend. Michael Simon, $150; NeimanMarcus.com
Sparkly, striped cashmere is a deluxe layer for night—or even for day. Autumn Cashmere, $274; OliveandBettes.com
No jewelry required: A collar of smoky rhinestones adorns this cashmere blend. $285; ToryBurch.com
Thousands of tiny sequins add texture and shine to the front of this supersoft cardigan. $350; JCrew.com
The charming bow makes this cashmere pullover a good choice for a holiday get-together. Saks Fifth Avenue Collection, $298; Saks.com
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