You know that show called My Strange Addiction, where people are addicted to, well, strange things? Is an addiction to cute plus-size fall sweaters weird enough to qualify for the show? Because I feel like my wishlist is truly spiraling out of control. I live in Los Angeles, where fall weather only kind of exists, so fall fashion is my only way to get a firm grasp on the chilly season.
My favorite part of autumnal wear? Fall! Freaking! Sweaters! I’m obsessed. I can’t get enough. It’s still 90 degrees in LA, and all I can do is stare at fuzzy and cozy sweaters I won’t get to wear for another month (outside of my air-conditioned apartment, that is). Much to the chagrin of my credit card company, my closet is slowly filling up with fall goodies. Can’t stop, won’t stop.
When I was a teen, I was always obsessed with those cute sweaters I’d see in Urban Outfitters. Only occasionally did they fit me correctly and as I got older it got even harder. For the longest time, plus sizes weren’t available in the types of sweaters I wanted to wear. But brands have been catching on in the last few years and now there are a plethora of adorable fall sweaters in plus sizes. I mean, what’s the point of fashion if we can’t all enjoy it and wear styles we love?! Size-inclusivity matters and this shopping guide (and half of my fall wardrobe) couldn’t exist without it.
Because my budget will not allow me to buy every sweater my heart desires (One day, though! Let’s manifest this sweater dream!), I am sharing my picks with you below. These plus-size fall sweaters are seriously all so cute. I’m talking peak coziness, the perfect fall hues and so many different styles from which to choose.
Feel free to just buy them all so that I am no longer tempted. My bank account will thank you. (Although, I’ll be honest: I already bought two of the sweaters on this list. Oops.)
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Textured Knit Sweater
Why not play with color this season? This Textured Knit Sweater is the perfect chunky knit, in sizes up to 4X.
Crewneck Pullover Sweater
This Crewneck Pullover Sweater from A New Day comes in nine shades, but this true oxblood hue is such a classic fall option.
Bolero Sweater Sleeves + Sweater Tube Top
This vibrant green hue is one of the most in-demand colors for fall, so stock up now. The fitted design at the cuff makes this sweater a great layering piece.
This Crop Cardigan from WAYF comes in two colors, but this creamy hue works for both now and later. Style it over a tank while the weather is warm and pair it with some leather pants as a top in the fall and winter months.
Bandana Knit Sweater
This Bandana Knit Sweater comes in the coziest rust-brown hue. Plus, who isn’t obsessed with the western aesthetic this season? Style accordingly with cowboy boots.
You can’t go wrong with a classic lightweight cardigan. This one comes in the prettiest shade of light blue and sizes 1X through 4X.
Yes, sweater vests like this one from H&M are still trending in 2021. Layer them with anything and everything!
Ruffle Striped Sweater
Bring on the stripes! This bold two-tone sweater features not one but two fall-ready shades, plus ruffled shoulders for a little extra ~spice~.
Daja Ribbed Knit Sleeveless Top
If you’re a sweater vest superfan but are looking for something a little more fitted, try this Daja Ribbed Knit Sleeveless Top from Fashion to Figure.
Softly Sweet Cardigan
This Softly Sweet Cardigan from City Chic will bring all the cozy vibes to your wardrobe this season. It comes in two colors and is available to shop up to a size 22.
Oversize V-Neck Cardigan
While you may know Good American for its denim selection, you need to check out the rest of the apparel! This cardi is a total staple, available in sizes up to 28.
Rib Cami And Cardi Twin Set
This Rib Cami And Cardi Twin Set from Cotton:On takes the guesswork out of getting dressed in the morning. Plus, the ditsy floral embroidery is too cute!
100% Cashmere Sweater
If you’re looking to splurge on a new knit for fall, this collared blue 100% Cashmere Sweater is well worth the investment.
Cort Short Set
This Cort Short Set from Reformation is a necessary addition to your WFH wardrobe. You’ll look dressed-up, no one will care that you’re basically wearing pajamas.
Chunky Knit Cardigan
Minty fresh! This cropped Chunky Knit Cardigan has the cutest knit flowers and pearl buttons for chic grannycore vibes.
Sunny Variegated Cashmere Sweater Knit
This cropped white cropped sweater from Curvy Sense is great for tricky transitional weather days. Shop it in sizes 1X through 4X.
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