There are few things that make a Friday better than a 'funky' sweater that can be tossed around like your favorite hoodie. Whether I'm running errands or looking for a way to dress up a piece that's 'out of the box', a fair isle sweater like this always seems to get the job done. Although itchy if not layered properly, this is a conversation-starting piece from J.Crew (a sweater powerhouse, if you ask me).
Its easy to get into boring patterns when we get dressed every day. A tee shirt with jeans, scarf with a sweater, and of course, a blazer with a dress shirt. As more mundane colors come out of hibernation and outfits get repetitive, mix things up by throwing a close fitting blazer over any sweater in your closet.
Here are a few more sweater/blazer combos. In other words, your guide to casual Holiday party attire.