35+ Different Types of Sweaters for Women
A chilly evening might feel like the perfect time to unlock your winter essentials. A sweater can be the perfect piece of clothing for you without being bundled up in layers.
Graceful and elegant sweaters, cardigans, and jackets are timeless, making an entire attire extremely versatile. Sweaters are stylish and cosy, designed to suit all shapes and sizes. Sweaters can add extreme glamour to your day-to-night transition.
With the classic fit of a turtleneck or a lux effect of a twisted front, sweaters are a great investment for your wardrobe. Different types of sweaters are the perfect answer to the cold, crisp and snowy weather.
There are so many different types and styles of sweaters available, it can be hard to decide which one is right for you. In this blog post, we'll take a look at some of the most popular sweater styles for women and discuss the benefits and drawbacks of each style. Read on to learn more.
35+ Different Kinds of Sweaters for Women
There are different types of sweaters for women, each with its own unique style and design. The most popular sweater styles include:
1 - Acrylic Sweater
These types of sweaters are made from 100% synthetic fabric that blends natural fibers to mimic the softness, warmth, and natural texture of wool. Our most popular boho sweater is a perfect piece of clothing to keep you warm and cozy.
2 - Blend Fabric Sweater
A blend fabric sweater is made with two or more different kinds of fibers to create a unique texture. As the two materials are combined together, they become durable, breathable, and comfortable. Check our black bohemian open front cardigan made from the finest quality of blend fibers from yarn spinning and colors combined to create a unique texture.
3 - Boyfriend Sweater
Although the boyfriend sweater is designed for ladies, it is intended to resemble a man's sweater. It's this sweater features a crew neck or a V-neck and is designed to be loose fitting. The ribbed bottom sits below the waist.
This style is also known as the giant sweater because of its loose shape. Check out our lovely dual-tone andrée boho mock neck sweater to stay comfy all winter long.
4 - Buttoned Placket Sweater
A buttoned placket sweater has a double layer of fabric that holds buttons on the placket. The extra layer is added to hide the front buttons and allows the wearer to put on or take off the apparel easily. Check our Boho Fringe Button Front Cardigan with a floral texture and buttoned placket for a breezy winter evening.
5 - Cable-Knit Sweater
A cable-knit sweater is knitted in a cable pattern that resembles twisted or braided ropes It involves crossing layers over each other repeatedly, making the sweater thicker than usual. Our exclusive oversized boho sweater with extra-large knit and long lantern sleeves is crafted to make you look effortlessly chic.
6 - Cape Sweater
These kinds of sweaters are loose coat styles that are slightly fitted at the neck and hang from the shoulders freely. The cloak of the sweater falls below the knee length and the cape ends at the waist of the mid-thigh section. One of our best sellers Davi & Dani Green Bohemian Turtleneck Sweater is perfect to achieve an adorable winter look.
7 - Chunky Sweater
A chunky boho sweater is thick and heavy, made from large knits that give it a dense form. These kinds of sweaters are usually oversized that are fashion forward and edgy.
8 - Cotton Sweater
Cotton sweaters are a must-have in any woman's wardrobe. They are comfortable, stylish, and versatile. Cotton sweaters are created from breathable, soft cotton fibres that are not as warm as wool. If you’re a fan of cotton sweaters, our Boho Shoulder Hoodie Sweatshirt is just what you need.
9 - Criss-Cross Backless Sweater
A criss-cross backless sweater comes with a crosswire pattern at the back, with crossing lines to add some cosiness to your back. These line patterns divide the space, creating an aesthetically pleasing illusion. Check our new-in Button Front V-Neck Boho Cardigan, with a v-neckline and twisted details at the back.
10 - Crewneck Sweater
A crew neck sweater has a rounded neckline, with no collar and is worn with other layers of warm clothing. These kinds of sweaters are essential wear for the winter season. While we’re adding a range of crew neck sweaters to our store, you can check out different sweater styles meanwhile.
11 - Cowl Neck Sweater
A cowl neck sweater has a wide, long, loose-fitted turnover collar that can be folded down. These kinds of sweaters have loose fabric draped around the collarbone, similar to a turtleneck. We’re adding the playful cowl neck sweater soon to our online store, meanwhile, check our best-selling knit wears.
12 - Donegal Sweater
Donegal sweaters originate from the Irish heritage, originally hand-woven and in earthly tones. The Sweater is constructed of 100% wool tweed with colourful slubs knit into the fabric and a typical honeycomb Aran cable stitch.
Our Long Sleeve Knitted Dress with Donegal knit texture not only makes you look stylish but they’re also super comfortable to wear.
13 - Hippie Sweater
A hippie sweater style is known for its casual, unconventional, and psychedelic colours that are eye-catching and unique. These types of sweaters symbolise free-spirited and confident women. Check out our boho clothing collection that you can wear all year round.
14 - Fair Isle Sweater
Fair Isle is a traditional multi-coloured knitting technique used to create patterns. The retro charm Fair Isle sweaters are crafted with stranded knits that use two colours of yarn to make a pattern line and then change for the next. We’re getting the Fair Isle sweaters soon on our online store, for now, you can look for different types of sweaters.
15 - Floral Knit Sweater
A floral knit sweater is designed with a distinct and timeless look with intarsia flowers all over the body. These types of sweaters remind you of the coldest winter days, with a promise of spring and a wholly romantic feel.
16 - Full Zip Sweater
A full zip sweater comes with an open front that has a zip and resembles the fit of a jacket. These sweater types are highly functional, light-weighted and an all-time favourite among women that strives to create an aura of confidence. We don’t have full zip sweaters in our collection at the moment but we’ll soon add them.
17 - Funnel Neck Sweater
A funnel neck sweater has a wide neck with an asymmetrical shape that creates a flattering look. These types of sweaters are the best for a relaxing day out on a chilly winter evening. Suffice to say, our Sleeveless Wide Shoulder Sweater has the perfect funnel neck style for modern women to keep it relevant in her day-to-day dressing.
18 - Hand Kitten Sweater
Sweaters made by hand are always chunkier and more textured than sweaters made by machine. Our exclusive Davi & Dani Loose Boho Knit Ribbed Cardigan is the most intricate piece of clothing hand-crafted to give you an edgy look. It is made from a blend of cotton fabric, less prone to wrinkles, and knitted in distinctive patterns to give it an interesting texture and style.
19 - Hoody Sweater
A hoodie sweater has a hood attached to its neckline to cover the head and usually has a kangaroo pouch pocket on the front. It also has a front zipper placket that opens down the full length of the front. Check out our Jolie Hooded Puffer Jacket, perfect for running errands.
20 - Knit Sweater
A knit sweater is made from a combination of fabrics that are interconnected through loops of yarn or thread. It has a pattern that looks like rows of fine thread interlocked together with long needles. With a pop of colours, our Striped V-Beck Knitted Sweater has the perfect blend of threads to keep you warm and comfortable.
21 - Lounge Sweater
If you're looking for a cozy and chic way to lounge around the house, look no further than the lounge sweater. Our casual Two-Piece Knitted Lounge Set is designed to make you look effortlessly laidback. You can easily carry off your ensemble outside in style with a classy appeal. These types of sweaters are designed for maximum comfort.
22 - Merino Sweater
A merino sweater is made from a different kind of wool that is soft, breathable, and delicate. A merino wool sweater is thinner and softer than the usual wool sweaters. Merino is also the softest wool out there. We’re adding a completely new line up of merino sweaters so be sure to check back real soon.
23 - Off-Shoulder Sweater
An off-shoulder sweater does not cover the shoulders, with a neckline that sweeps across the chest. These kinds of sweaters are a winning style among women with flattering and subtle style, revealing the shoulders. Look for our range of knit wear while we update our online store with the most amazing off-shoulder sweaters.
24 - Performance Sweater
A performance sweater is designed to keep you active, cool, and comfortable during a warm day. Durability and comfort are the two characteristics that defines a performance sweater. Sweater constructed from performance fabrics posses unique properties such as moisture wicking and water resistance.
25 - Pullover Sweater
A hand-knitted Embroidered Pullover Boho Sweater is crafted from a blend of fabrics to add style to your winter wardrobe. Pullover sweaters have round neck and no collars, can be put on and taken off over the head. Pullover sweaters don't have any opening at the front or back.
26 - Puff Sleeve Sweater
A puff sleeved sweater is designed to accentuate the shoulders with the puffed look and narrowed sleeve gathering the volume at the wrist. Make a chic addition to your wardrobe with our Zoe Cute Cardigan Sweater with puff sleeves.
27 - Plaid Sweater
A plaid sweater has thread work of bars or strips that cross at the right angles, creating a pattern on it. This plaid pattern originates from the British heritage and symbolises rebellions. Our Elegant Plaid Blazer has the perfect black and white traditional check for a spring runaway style.
28 - Quarter-Zip Sweater
A quarter-zip sweater comes with a short zip descending from the collar. It is a pullover style that can easily go from casual to formal gatherings. Quarter zip sweaters are comfortable yet fashionable. We’re stocking up on these kinds of sweaters, for now, check our range of tops.
29 - Raglan Sweater
A raglan sweater is famous for its seams that run across the front chest. Raglan sweaters have sleeves that start from the top of the shoulder and patterned lines from the neck to the sleeves. These sweater types are designed for easier movement than a set-in sleeve. Browse our latest collection of knitwear, while we add a raglan sweater to our online store.
30 - Ribbed Sweater
A ribbed sweater is similar to a corduroy with a distinct and visible perpendicular rib pattern all over the fabric. It is extremely lightweight and can be stretched without distorting the shape. Amanda Slim Long Sleeve Dress in ribbed style is the most loved piece of clothing from our exclusive collection that is designed to show off your curves.
31 - Set-in Sleeve Sweater
A set-in sweater has sleeves sewn into the body of the sweater, that gives flexibility and ease of movement to the wearer. These kinds of sweaters have two separate pieces of fabric sewn together, giving a set-in sleeves look. Our best-selling Sunny Vintage Boho Cardigan Sweater comes with a set-in sleeve to make you stand out as a true fashionista.
32 - Shawl Collar Sweater
A shawl collar sweater extends downwards across the chest and meets near the wait or laps. The collar of this sweater combines with lapels forming an unbroken curving line. Lapel creates the perfect elegant round edges giving a big impression. We’re currently adding shawl collar sweater designs to our collection. Meanwhile browse our range of boho coats and jackets.
33 - Twist-Front Sweater
A twist front sweater has a knotted twist on the front that exposes the waist, navel, and abdomen. The twisted patterns are attached to the shoulder to give a V-neck shape. Bring sophistication to your style with our Camille Twist-Front Cropped Sweater Top.
34 - Turtleneck Sweater
A turtleneck sweater has a round, close-fitted neck that folds over, giving a subtle look. It resembles the turtle’s neck, with in and out folds from the neckline. Our elegant Sleeveless Turtleneck Knit Sweater is the perfect choice for women who don’t prefer layering up too much.
33 - Twinset Sweater
A twinset sweater is a combination of pullovers and a cardigan that can be worn together or separately. Our colour-popping Deena Boho Knitted Sweater Dress with twinset style is designed for casual and contemporary women who are maverick and energetic.
35 - Vest Sweater
Vest sweaters are light weight and resistant to wrinkles, with a smooth and streamlined shape. These kinds of sweaters are pullovers and sleeveless with a low-cut neckline. Shop our Brenda Oversized Sweater Vest to achieve a stylish look this winter season.
36 - V-neck Sweater
This is a V-necked sweater, as the name suggests. Our smart-causal Polly V-neck Oversized Vest has a V-Shaped opening at the front, giving a visually taller image of the wearer. A V-neck shape draws attention to your chest instead of the neck, giving an illusion of a slimmer neckline.
37 - Wool Sweater
Wool sweaters are made from yarn spun and fibres, a natural material perfect for style and comfort. They are the best to keep the upper body warm and combat frigid weather with natural insulation properties. Nadia Faux Lamb Wool Jacket from our collection is made to keep you super cosy and classy.
Achieve a eye-catching look and define your fashion style with our contemporary range of sweaters.
Sweaters work great for any occasion when styled right, from the office to a date night. Your style staple expresses individuality and self-confidence through what you choose to wear.
Some of our most popular sweaters among the customers include turtleneck, V-neck, and wrap sweaters. Turtleneck sweaters make you more glamorous and stylish, while V-neck is all about confidence and appeal. Don’t forget to show off your curves with the beautiful wrap sweater that is designed with the right balance of comfort and style.
With all these types of sweaters in our collection, make sure to purchase the right one for any occasion.