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Summer cardis help

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Snowshimmer Sat 14-May-16 13:35:11

So if it's summer and I'm wearing a kneelenght or longer, wider skirt or shorts - what sort of cardigan/sweater/warmer cover thing on top would be flattering to wear? I'm trying to not look like a complete frump. Jeans jackets seem popular but they look too sweaty in warmer weather.

Snowshimmer Sat 14-May-16 13:37:35

I'm early 30's and sort of hourglass shaped if it helps.
Advice appreciated.

NettleFarseer Sat 14-May-16 14:16:56

I need some new cardi's

WhiteHairReally Sat 14-May-16 14:27:46

Woolovers silk and cotton
Land's End Supima range

But, I've yet to find a cardigan that doesn't actually hide your waist, which for an hourglass is a bit annoying.

I was nattering to the staff in Bravissimo/Pepperberry the other day. I admired both their cardigans. One was from Dotty P's and the other, shorter, 3/4 sleeves, did actually show off her waist was from Pepperberry itself.

I buy the H&M cotton ones, size down and wear open. That way they fit neatly around the waist.

itstheyearzero Sat 14-May-16 15:43:11

These are nice from New Look, nice and soft and washing well so far

Grey Crew Neck Cardigan

nickEcave Sat 14-May-16 18:36:22

The woolovers cropped silk and cotton ones with 3/4 length sleeves. I'm under 5ft and they stop on my waist

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