Fruit bowl fantasy: 11 sexy citrus knits
Sexy citrus is having a moment in the fashion world and is a dead cert for injecting a zing of colour into your winter wardrobe. Here are 11 knits we love from local and national boutiques.
Bella Freud’s iconic 1970 jumper comes in a range of colours and fabrics and we’re coveting this oversized merino wool number in zesty yellow – it looks chic styled with a turtleneck too.
Sunglasses on! This traffic-stopping boxy fit jumper with cosy high neck, from & Other Stories, is your new favourite statement piece. Eco creds for using sustainable ECOVERO™ fibres too.
No longer just for golfers – knitted vests have been trending in fashion circles for a while now so you’ll be nailing two trends in one with this ribbed green number. Wear as a top or layer up with a long sleeve for chilly days.
Prefer your knits a little more muted? Find this burnt orange alpaca wool cardigan online at Stocks (or head to the brick and mortar boutiques in Marlow and Henley).
From cult fashion brand Kitri, this ribbed, boxy fit jumper in vibrant green will keep you cosy in style with its alpaca wool blend and mock neck.
lovely in lemon
Thought yellow was just for summer? Think again! This thick cable knit in yellow gradient will look chic paired with jeans and chunky boots. Available online and from Henley’s Fluidity2.
Up the luxe factor and go for effortless layering, with this 8% alpaca open fronted cardigan from Stroud shop A Brilliant Disguise. It has striking stripes across the centre in Springtime colours of soft pastels, off white and blue on a fresh green base. As there no fastenings at the front, it’s easy to wear as a jacket too.
This beautiful, drapable orangy cashmere cardigan is one that will for season upon season. From gorgeous Winchcombe boutique Lavender Blue near Cheltenham, it’s a one size wool mix wrap from Herzen’s Angelegenheit.
invest in the zest
An early entry for your 2022 Christmas list (better be a *very* good girl this year*) this 100% cashmere jumper by cult 90s London fashion house Clements Ribeiro channels vintage cricket styles with its V-neck and stripes.
Nail the trend for less than your weekend cocktail bill (much less in my case) with this pastel yellow number from trusty H&M. Not a fruit fan? It also comes in cool mint green.
Instantly elevate a simple t-shirt and jeans combo by chucking on this bold green oversized cardigan from COS – the school run never looked so stylish.