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11 Best Sweaters and Knits to Own Now

Bundle up in some cozy cardigans, crews and turtlenecks

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Sweaters are not what they used to be. They’re more body-, size- and skin-friendly and tweaked for comfort and fashion-forward details. It’s a good time to check your oldies and donate or toss what no longer works. You’ll find plenty of new relaxed shapes that solve fit issues, fiber blends that are softer, stretchier (and don’t itch) and styles that flatter all our curves. Here are the top 11:

Lois Joy Johnson is a beauty and style editor who focuses on women 50 and older. She was the beauty and style editor at Ladies’ Home Journal and a founding editor of More magazine. She has written three books: The Makeup Wakeup, The Wardrobe Wakeup and The Woman's Wakeup.