It’s officially #sweaterszn and we couldn’t be more excited to bundle up and get cozy. This year, it’s all about fresh twists on old classics, from oversized fits to luxe, structured knits. So prepare to get all bundled up — without breaking the bank — as we bring you the best sweaters available in Canada that ring in at less than $100.
Fleece is making a comeback with Aritzia’s Polar ¼ Zip
You’ll have all the retro ski chalet feels with this ultra-cozy fleece zip-up from the iconic Canadian brand.
TNA Polar ¼ Zip Sweater, Aritzia, $88.
Stand out in a trending hue with Zara’s long cardigan
Zara’s coming in hot for the winter season with luxe silhouettes in trending hues. Take your fashion cues from the model and add a contrasting belt to elevate your look and add some shape.
Knit Coat, Zara, $99.
Cropped and cozy with local retailer BlkSheep
A layering piece, this cropped knit would look so good under an oversized blazer and paired with high-waisted straight-leg denim.
Edge Neck Tee, Blksheep, $72.
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#ShopLocal with this trendy cropped sweatshirt
A wardrobe staple for the season, you’ll want to mix up your sweats with different fits to keep on steady rotation. This Toronto brand uses cotton milled in Montreal and Scarborough, Ont. to make their pieces, and offers up some truly luxe sweats in staple hues and bold prints for a variety of ways to keep it cozy this winter.
Paige Sweatshirt, OkayOk, $84.
Inject a pop of colour into your knits this season
A pop of red is the easiest way to keep it fun (and festive) this season. H&M’s chunky knits are seasonal must-haves and, this year, they didn’t disappoint, offering a selection of chunky rib-knits in oversized fits, like this adorable cardi in a bold red hue.
Rib-Knit Cardigan, H&M, $40.
The season’s biggest knit trend: open-back details
Seasonal-sexy means pairing warm styles and fabrics with edgy details, like this open-back turtleneck from Canadian brand Dynamite.
Open-Back Turtleneck, Dynamite, $50.
Style (with substance) to keep you warm this season
We love fashion with heart — and Toronto’s Peace Collective knows how to do it right. Mental health is health, so get suited up in the coziest sweats and spread the good word with this sweatshirt from the brand’s collection aimed at raising awareness for mental health issues.
Mental Health is Health Pigment Dye Crew, Peace Collective, $70.
The sweetheart neckline is so hot right now
The hottest neckline of the season is the sweetheart cut — and no one’s done it better than Aritzia with their Tuscany Sweater, which is available in a wide range of delicious hues.
Wilfred Tuscany Sweater, Aritzia, $98.
The cardigan you’ll be seeing everywhere this winter
Back in stock — but probably not for long — is Oak + Fort’s Herringbone Cardigan. This one is a favourite amongst the style-savvy, who love the luxurious feel of this brand’s knits and can appreciate the budget-friendly prices.
Herringbone Cardigan, Oak + Fort, $88.
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The sweater you need from the Roxy Earle x Joe Fresh collab
Always a favourite of ours, former The Real Housewives of Toronto alum Roxy Earle does it again with another body-positive and size-inclusive collab with Canadian brand Joe Fresh, for a collection designed to keep every(body) warm. We love the versatility of this wrap-tie cardigan.
Wrap-Tie Cardi, Joe Fresh, $49.
A sporty-chic sweater option for cozy winter vibes
We love the classic silhouettes and versatile pieces featured in Evernew’s latest seasonal collection. This zip-front knit screams cottage-chic.
Candy Zip Front Knit Jumper, Evernew, $99.
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Stripes for the season because stripes for all seasons
This is the perfect striped chunky knit, right? We’re officially obsessed with this oversized beauty.
Striped Knit Sweater, Zara, $59.
Orange you glad this trending hue is still going strong?
Bold and unapologetic, the bright orange trend looks better than ever with seasonal knit styles, like this one from H&M. Bonus: it rings in at a price that will have you scooping up all three colours!
Turtleneck Sweater, H&M, $20.
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A patriotic sweater that is true north cozy
O, Canada! We love this gender-neutral pastel sweatshirt from the Province of Canada shop.
Le Canadien Sweatshirt, Province of Canada, $58.
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