Styling an oversized sweater is all about balance. The blogger at RDs obsessions, Rach DiMare, highlights the importance of proportion when reaching for your favorite sweater. The combination of the top with tight-fitting bottoms and elegant accessories – such as pointed shoes – makes the outfit shine. But tailored pants are not limited to pants! Blogger Natalie Yerger recommends a pencil skirt worn with knee-high boots. If shorter lengths are more your style, try Yerger’s baggy sweater, mini skirt, and thigh high boots combination.
In addition to the proportions, the fit is just as important. Style blog The fox and her urges readers to choose a sweater that fits their height – that means shorter sweaters for shorter people, because a sweater that is too long can make your legs appear short. DiMare agrees, telling its readers that the best sweater lengths are just below the waist. For shorter people, tucking in a wide sweater is another way to achieve balance and an elongated silhouette Fit mom in high heels. There are tons of tricks to do this perfect tuck! The website also suggests using a belt to add extra shape and definition to an oversized sweater. And because baggy sweaters are made for the layered look, DiMare likes to keep you warm with a shirt underneath like a classic turtleneck sweater. Don’t forget to make your baggy sweater shine with a statement Jewellery! Aloïs Guinut (from Dress like a Parisian) suggests roll sleeves to highlight bracelets and a statement necklace or earrings for extra glamor.