The words "affordable" and "cashmere" aren't often found together. In fact, I tend to be dubious when they are—but not when Marks and Spencer is part of that equation. I've been shopping in the high-street institution for as long as I can remember (one of my earliest memories is looking at red-velvet dresses for Christmas in the children's department at the age of four), so when it came to investing in my first piece of cashmere, I knew exactly where to turn.
Buying cashmere is a rite of passage for grown-ups, but you needn't completely break the bank to add some luxury to your wardrobe. I've been fortunate to have cashmere from high-end designers as well as Marks and Spencer, and I can confirm that the high-street retailer's iterations have held up just as well (if not better) than those with plush price tags.
Too good to keep to myself, I've decided to share with you my edit of the very best Marks and Spencer cashmere jumpers—from cable knits and step hems to classic crews and roll-necks in every shade from camel to raspberry. Simply tuck them into everything (satin skirts, high-waist jeans, checked trousers, etc.) for the perfect autumn ensemble.
SHOP MY EDIT OF THE BEST M&S CASHMERE
Marks and Spencer Pure Cashmere Relaxed Fit Cable Knit Jumper in Light Grey (£149)
Marks and Spencer Turtle Neck Jumper in Cream (£119)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Roll-Neck Jumper in Camel (£89)
Marks and Spencer Pure Cashmere Round Neck Jumper in Plum (£79)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Jumper in Mint (£79)
Marks and Spencer Pure Cashmere Roll Neck Jumper in Grey (£89)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Cable Knit Jumper in Navy (£149)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere V-Neck Jumper in Bluebell (£79)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Step Hem Jumper in Tan (£99)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Jumper in Red (£79)
Marks and Spencer Pure Cashmere Roll Neck Jumper in Peach (£89)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Roll-Neck Jumper in Black (£89)
Marks and Spencer Turtle Neck Jumper in Purple (£119)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Ribbed Jumper in Grey (£99)
Marks and Spencer Pure Cashmere V-Neck Jumper in Blue (£79)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Jumper in Mustard Flecks (£79)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Cable Knit Jumper in Mint (£149)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Jumper in Pink (£79)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Jumper in Black (£79)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Roll-Neck in Cream (£89)
Marks and Spencer Cashmere Jumper in Cobalt (£79)
This post was originally published at an earlier time and has since been updated.
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