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THE CARDIGAN SOCIETY

Since spotting Katie Holmes in THAT famous Khaite cardigan-and-bra set, the button-up is back on everyone’s knitwear radar. From plain to patterned, cropped to long, this fashion knit is a closet multitasker that can be worn in a variety of ways to suit every style. Whether you prefer the Parisienne look or are totally into Mod fashion, here’s how to wear a cardigan in 8 different ways. Now, the big question, which outfit is your favorite?

Photographed by Reto Schmid.

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LA BELLA REGAZZA

Let Chinti & Parker's traffic-stopping 'Love' iteration have the last word.

Cardigan, Chinti & Parker. Coat, Mary Katrantzou. Skirt, Missoni.

CALL ME MADEMOISELLE

French women are a testament to 'simple is chic.’ Just add a classic red lip.

Cardigan, Autumn Cashmere. Jeans, RE/DONE. Earrings, Iris & Ink.

ECLECTIC EXTRAVAGANT

Clash prints, textures and proportions to prove that opposites attract.

Cardigan, Sonia Rykiel. Top, Jil Sander. Pants, Miu Miu. Shoes, Giuseppe Zanotti. Bag, N°21. Earrings, Elizabeth Cole.

THE BOHEMIAN LIFE

The folkloric jacquard sets this Missoni cardigan on a Southwestern trail – just add plaid.

Cardigan, Missoni. Sweater, Enza Costa. Jeans, FRAME. Hat, Maison Michel.

VAMPY VILLAINESS

Marry Christopher Kane's feather-trim crochet with patent pieces for a sensual affair.

Cardigan, Christopher Kane. Skirt, Rosetta Getty. Shoes, Valentino.

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MASTER OF MOD

Return to retro by harmonizing your knit with a polo neck, cord qualities and dainty heels.

Cardigan, Simone Rocha. Top, Sandro. Pants, Emilia Wickstead. Shoes, Attico. Sunglasses, Gucci.

5th AVENUE QUEEN BEE

Sprinkle socialite status on your Derek Lam cardi with prim pleats and superb boots.

Cardigan, . Skirt, 3.1 Phillip Lim. Boots, Malone Souliers. Necklace, Tory Burch. Earrings, Iris & Ink.

MODERN MINIMALIST

Clean, louche and elongated silhouettes to ensure you’ll stand tall.

 Cardigan, Brunello Cucinelli. Skirt, Zimmermann.

Art Director: Liz Muller / Senior Fashion Editor: Bree Macara / Shoot Producer: Bella Robinson / Junior Shoot Producer: Clio Cooper / Senior Fashion Assistant: Joey Ebbutt / Hair: Kota Suizu / Makeup: Ariel Yeh / Set Designer: Andrew Lim Clarkson / Model: Amandine Renard