Now that Halloween is over, we’re officially smack-dab in the middle of fall, aka prime sweater weather. And while you may be missing your crop tops, miniskirts and cutoffs, you can take some solace in the fact that now you have an excuse to update your sweater lot for the season. From oversized turtlenecks to pullovers decorated with fringe to patterned pieces guaranteeing you’ll stand out in the cold (as long as you don’t have to cover up with a bulky coat), Fall 2016 knits are all about the statement factor. Lucky for you, we’ve hunted down the best sweaters out there and, best of all, they all clock in at under $300. Get ready to get cozy by scrolling through our knit picks above.
As passionate about feminism as she is about fashion, Morgan C. Schimminger spends much of her time writing and editing pieces on everything from celebrity style to the fight to keep funding for Planned Parenthood. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English from the University of California at Berkeley and a master’s degree in publishing from Rosemont College. Morgan has contributed to a variety of publications, including StyleBakery, Uptown, metro.pop and Sister 2 Sister. Every week for theFashionSpot, she profiles the Top 10 Best Dressed Celebs and provides a daily dose of stylish stars via Look of the Day.