20 affordable and stylish cardigans that are perfect for your fall wardrobe

We're eying them for our own closets!
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By Chrissy Callahan

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It's sweater weather! And we couldn't be more excited to break out our favorite fall cardigans.

Sweaters are a basic wardrobe staple, but that doesn't mean they need to look basic — and this fall, we've got our eye on a range of eye-catching styles that put any basic cardigan to shame.

Check out this year's cozy, chic and completely on-trend styles that we're already eying for our closets.

1. Cowear Solid Button Front Cardigan

Need a lightweight sweater to arm you against all those early fall breezes? Try a button down cardi with trendy metallic buttons. This one comes in 25 colors from earth-toned shades to bold brights.

2. Printed Crew-Neck Cardi

Show your spots in a sassy polka dot crew-neck sweater that’ll be en vogue well beyond fall. And for only $15, we might buy all three color options.

3. Imily Bela Slouchy Cardigan

Chunky sweaters are so cozy, but sometimes, they can be a bit shapeless. With this slouchy style, staying warm and chic at the same time is a breeze.

4. Urban CoCo Drape Front Cardigan

This bestseller comes in 23 colors, has a flirty silhouette and can easily be dressed up or down.

5. A New Day Long-Sleeve Cardigan

There are times when little details can totally take a cardigan to the next level. Case in point? This sweater's classy diamond pattern and waist tie.

6. Floria Soft Knit Cardigan Sweater

Who says a classic cardigan has to be boring? This affordable style is available in 30 bright colors that are sure to spice up your fall wardrobe.

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7. Apt. 9 Knitted Bell Sleeve Cardigan

Bell sleeves and a ribbed texture make this otherwise basic sweater a true statement piece. Find this one for 43% off.

8. Universal Thread Plus Size 3/4 Sleeve Kimono Cardigan

This long cardi has the look of a blazer but the comfort of a sweater, so you’ll get the best of both worlds all season long!

9. Grace Karin Knitted Cardigan

When chilly days arrive, sometimes all you want to do is curl up on the couch and wrap yourself in a blanket. This long sweater is basically the next best thing.

10. A New Day Rib-Knit Cardigan

A rib-knit sweater is a must-have wardrobe staple that goes with everything from jeans and a blouse to a dress and tights.

11. Prologue Gray Long Sleeve Cardigan

This fashion-forward cardigan has side slits to add a bit of drama. The long silhouette would look fabulous paired with a blouse, leggings and booties.

12. Coolibar UPF 50+ Sun Wrap

Tackle all your fall outdoor activities and stay protected against the sun with a UPF 50+ fabric that blocks 98 percent of UV rays.

13) BB&KK 3/4 Sleeve Kimono Cardigan

Live in a warmer climate? Enjoy all the fun of sweater weather without working up a sweat in a bulky style.

14. POGTMM Duster Cardigan

The best part about sweaters? There are so many styles and lengths to choose from! And this long duster cardigan definitely stands out from the crowd.

15. Karen Scott Contrast-Trim Cardigan

A simple pop of detail at the wrist and waist make this long cardigan a statement style we can't wait to add to our wardrobe.

16. Lock and Love Draped Open Front Knit Cardigan

A bit of draped detailing can really dress up an otherwise simple sweater. You have 45 color options with this one so you're sure to find one that works with any outfit.

17. Karen Scott Ruffle Front Cardigan

Feeling sassy? A tiered, ruffled sweater brings major attitude and frames curves beautifully.

18. Sidefeel Knit Sweater Coat

Is there anything more cozy than a thick, knit sweater coat? Not really! Which is why we're loving this one that will keep you warm without sacrificing style.

19. Charter Club Pearl Embellished Cardigan

Pearl embellishments can add an oh so sophisticated vibe to a routine cardigan. These petite pearls will look great at a upscale restaurant or in the office.

20. Floria Cropped Cardigan

Every once in a while, all you really need is a short sweater to cover up your shoulders on a brisk fall day.

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