8 Knitwear Pieces for Spring plus Tips on How to Wear Them!

Donning knitwear is a surefire way to add serious style to your spring ensembles. Layer them over your floral dresses and collared blouses. Mix and match with different tops, skirts, and shorts. I bet you’ll find lots of reasons to sport knitwear this spring.

At the top of our list of favorite spring knitwear are these eight gorgeous tops. Check out our styling ideas, too!

1. Giles Contrast Knitted Top, $590.35

Giles Contrast Knitted Top

Wear it with:

Giles Contrast Knitted Top coordinatesMarni Panam Trousers, $474.11
Givenchy Darcy Peep-Toe Mule Boots, $914.36
Givenchy Antigona Tote, $1,772.28

This knitted short-sleeved top boasts a chic retro-style print that you will easily find adorable. Try pairing it with high-waisted trousers and mule boots for an effortless style. Keep the look classy with a medium-sized tote.

2. Carven Crop Sweater, $470

Carven Crop Sweater

Wear it with:

Carven Crop Sweater coordinatesVanessa Bruno Skinny Jeans, $191.90
Luca Valentini Anny Shoes, $186.26
Jimmy Choo Bonbon Saddle Bag, $1,099.85

Cropped sweaters should have a place in your spring wardrobe. It’s so easy to pair with skirts and pants. Threw in a pair of faded denim pants, and keep the look vintage-inspired with a saddle bag and a pair of brogues.

3. Paul Smith Jungle-Print Cardigan, $425

Paul Smith Jungle Print Cardigan

Wear it with:

Paul Smith Jungle Print Cardigan coordinatesN 8 Draped Knee-Length Skirt, $472.99
Fendi Platform Pumps, $699.88
3.1 Phillip Lim Scout S. Crossbody, $750

The spring season is not complete without some sort of floral ensemble. What better way to kick-start spring than to don this cute printed cardigan? Make it pop by wearing it with a bright yellow midiskirt, matching pumps, and a drawstring crossbody bag.

4. Ermanno Scervino Lace Cardigan, $1,331.17

Ermanno Scervino Lace Cardigan

Wear it with:

Ermanno Scervino Lace Cardigan coordinatesErmanno Scervino Mini Shorts, $381.99
Marc by Marc Jacobs Round-Toe Pumps, $317.49
Bally Medium Piaffel Tote Bag, $1,123.20

You can’t go wrong with lace this spring, especially with one as cute as this yellow item from Ermanno Scervino. Pair it with tapered shorts and white accessories. White is a color that is big on the spring 2013 runway, so you might as well inject it into your personal style.

5. Moschino Floral Cardigan, $390.58

Moschino Floral Cardigan

Wear it with:

Moschino Floral Cardigan coordinatesDolce & Gabbana High-Waisted Pencil Skirt, $502.34
Pierre Hardy Peep-Toe Sandals, $733.75
Louis Mariette Midnight Stars Headband, $316.08

Go ladylike with this cardigan. Pair it with a feminine pencil skirt and peep-toe pumps. Do away with jewelry and simply accessorize with a statement headpiece.

6. Dolce & Gabbana Floral-Printed Wool Silk Cardigan, $1,098.97

Dolce & Gabbana Floral Printed Wool Silk Cardigan

Wear it with:

Dolce & Gabbana Floral Printed Wool Silk Cardigan coordinatesRobert Rodriguez Belted Miniskirt, $235
Saint Laurent Tribute Lace-Up Sandals, $897.43
3.1 Phillip Lim Polly Double-Compartment Bag, $685

How adorable is this polka-dotted and floral-printed cardigan from Dolce & Gabbana? If this does not make you long for spring, I don’t know what will. Try wearing it with a high-waisted skirt, lace-up platforms, and a satchel bag.

7. Jil Sander Striped Cardigan, $630

Jil Sander Striped Cardigan

Wear it with:

Jil Sander Striped Cardigan coordinatesRoksanda Ilincic Laminated Crepe Shorts, $712.76
Giorgio Armani Embellished High Sandals, $572.32
Rochas Structured Tote, $1,220

Striped cardigans like this would pop up amidst red tones. So, wear it with a pair of laminated red shorts, and then accessorize with a leather tote and ankle-strap sandals.

8. Olympia Le-Tan “Jayne” Cardigan, $600

Olympia Le-Tan Jayne Cardigan1

Wear it with:

Olympia Le-Tan Jayne Cardigan coordinatesMcQ by Alexander McQueen Structured Skirt, $530.56
Pollini Color-Blocked Sandals, $462.83
Danielle Foster Pauric Satchel, $395.98

Say no to plain Jane and yes to preppy chic. Pair this cardigan with a cute structured skirt, and then keep the look interesting with low-heeled sandals and a satchel bag.

Bring out the prints and colors this spring. Try the above looks using your favorite spring knitwear!

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