Strong knitwear is the crux of every good wardrobe, but finding the best styles is easier said than done. Firstly, you need to identify your budget. Then you need to choose whether you're looking for something classic or prefer a statement-making knit. Then—you need to find it—The One. The perfect jumper to see you right through till spring. If it sounds like a daunting task, that's because it is. But fret not, for we've made it easy for you.
Seeing as we've been keeping close watch at the knitwear goings on for the last few weeks, we know exactly where to find the best, most versatile options—and it just so happens to be on the high street.
Marks & Spencer, Arket and Uniqlo are leading the knitwear charge with their respective offerings. Arket's currently exploring unique silhouettes in a tonal colour palette, while Marks & Spencer is serving up some of the most directional styles on offer alongside its trademark affordable cashmere. Similarly, Uniqlo has cashmere at prices that need to be seen to be believed, as well as all the layering essentials you need to see out the winter in toasty style. So, keep scrolling to see and shop the best knitwear from Arket, Marks & Spencer and Uniqlo.
Arket Fitted Open Neck Collar (£89)
This has been on our wish lists or far too long.
Arket Relaxed Roll-Neck Sweater (£45)
The chicest take on pink knitwear we've seen.
Arket Buttoned Wool Vest (£59)
This will soon become your layering saviour.
Arket Reflective Alpaca Jumper (£89)
Wear this oversized knit with tailored trousers and courts for work.
Arket Alpaca Wool-Blend Jumper in Rust (£40)
Pair this knit with ecru jeans and tan boots.
Arket Alpaca V-Neck Sweater (£79)
Layer this V-neck jumper over a thin weave roll-neck for double insulation.
Arket Melange Cotton Knitted Jumper (£79)
Button details will help to subtly elevate your knitwear.
Arket Merino Box Jacket (£125)
Zip jumpers all all the rage this season.
Arket Cropped Roll-Neck Jumper in Purple (£40)
Clash this purple hue with rich shades of evergreen.
Uniqlo Premium Lambswool Crew Neck Jumper in Pink (£25)
This will look its best paired with blue denim and burgundy outerwear.
Uniqlo Melange Wool Knit Hooded Coat (£35)
This hood will come in so handy.
Uniqlo Cashmere Cardigan in Cream (£90)
The perfect layering piece.
Uniqlo Crew Neck Puff Sleeved Jumper in Peach (£20)
Trust us, the puff sleeves are more dramatic in real life.
Uniqlo Fine Merino Wool Turtleneck Jumper in Grey (£25)
Because every woman should have a grey roll-neck at her disposal.
Uniqlo Cashmere Turtleneck Jumper in Camel (£80)
And some camel cashmere, too.
Uniqlo V-Neck Lilac Cardigan (£25)
Lilac is a very 2020 color.
Uniqlo Oversized V-Neck Longline Jumper in Green (£25)
Sage hues look gorgeous set against every skin tone and hair colour.
Uniqlo Seamless Volume Sleeve Jumper (£25)
Orange is just as dramatic and significantly less festive looking than red knitwear.
MARKS & SPENCER
Marks & Spencer Cable Knit Regular Fit Jumper (£40)
This hue will brighten up your daily ensembles.
Marks & Spencer Pure Cashmere Relaxed Textured Sweatshirt (£89)
The way to make a sweatshirt feel luxe? Just add cashmere.
Marks & Spencer Wool Blend V-Neck Cardigan (£59)
Yellow looks its best paired with indigo denim and crisp white shirting.
Marks & Spencer Striped Funnel Neck Slim Fit Jumper (£25)
Tuck this knit into a tan suede skirt for maximum retro appeal.
Marks & Spencer Ribbed V-Neck Mock Wrap Jumper (£25)
The ballerina knit is set to make a comeback this season—fake the look with this mock-wrap jumper.
Marks & Spencer Ruffle High Neck Jumper (£20)
We always find ourselves gravitating towards ruffle necklines.
Marks & Spencer Textured Roll Neck Jumper (£35)
Green knitwear is one of S/S 20's unlikely must-have.
Marks & Spencer Ribbed V-Neck Cardigan (£45)
This will look so pretty layered over printed midi dresses.
Marks & Spencer Argyle-Knit Jumper in Cream (£35)
A very sleek take on the argyle jumper.
This post was originally published at an earlier time and has since been updated.
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