Sweater Weather is Back, and We're Ready to Live in These 16 Stylish Sweaters

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If you've lived through any East Coast winter, you know (on an intimate level) that having cozy layering pieces is a must. You'll practically hold onto all the warm and comfortable pieces for dear life.

If you're on the market for more sweaters, you're in for a treat. Whether you want something loose and comfy or cropped and formfitting, there's an option out there that will speak to your style. The best part? They're all under $50! Consider this your mini guide to all things chic and cozy.

Additional reporting by Macy Cate Williams

For an Everyday Piece: Rib-Knit Sweater
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For an Everyday Piece: Rib-Knit Sweater

This Rib-Knit Sweater ($18) styled with your favorite denim jeans? The most effortlessly cool and comfortable everyday look.

For a Jeweled Style: Zara Jewel Button Knit Cardigan
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For a Jeweled Style: Zara Jewel Button Knit Cardigan

This Zara Jewel Button Knit Cardigan ($40) is a sweater you could wear for a night out or a casual weekend with friends. The jewel buttons make it that much prettier.

For a Neutral Shade: Zara Ruched Shoulder Knit Sweater
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For a Neutral Shade: Zara Ruched Shoulder Knit Sweater

A soft and comfortable beige sweater is a classic staple in any fall or winter wardrobe. This Zara Ruched Shoulder Knit Sweater ($46) is cozy and easy to style.

For a Matching Moment: Wayf Frenchie Ribbed Cardigan and Cami Top
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For a Matching Moment: Wayf Frenchie Ribbed Cardigan and Cami Top

When you want something that's both comfortable and body-hugging, turn to this Wayf Frenchie Ribbed Cardigan ($50, originally $99) and Cami Top ($33, originally $65). The light-blue ribbing looks charming and cute.

Versatile and Easygoing: Vero Moda Padded Shoulder Sleeveless Sweater
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Versatile and Easygoing: Vero Moda Padded Shoulder Sleeveless Sweater

Wear this Vero Moda Padded Shoulder Sleeveless Sweater ($49) alone or layer it over a long-sleeved shirt. The padded shoulders give it structure, while the sleeveless silhouette makes it easygoing.

Comfy, Modern, and Cool: Be Proud by BP. Argyle Sweater
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Comfy, Modern, and Cool: Be Proud by BP. Argyle Sweater

How cool does this Be Proud by BP. Argyle Sweater ($49) look? It's designed to be comfy and look effortless, whether you pair it with the matching shorts or style it on its own.

For Some Stripes: Zara Oversized Striped Knit Sweater
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For Some Stripes: Zara Oversized Striped Knit Sweater

This Zara Oversized Striped Knit Sweater ($50) will be the one you'll reach for every day. The green stripes add a sporty touch of playfulness.

For a Fuzzy Cardigan: The Drop Francine V-Neck Button Front Cozy Cardigan
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For a Fuzzy Cardigan: The Drop Francine V-Neck Button Front Cozy Cardigan

This The Drop Francine V-Neck Button Front Cozy Cardigan ($45) is incredibly soft, so you'll find yourself reaching for it weekly. Pair it with jeans on casual Fridays or with a slip skirt for a dressier look.

For an Oversized Sweater: Zara Seam Detail Knit Sweater
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For an Oversized Sweater: Zara Seam Detail Knit Sweater

This Zara Seam Detail Knit Sweater ($46) is vibrant, so you cannot not get noticed while wearing. We love the seams at the shoulder, and we're planning to wear it with some funky pants for an even cooler look.

For Lazy Days: AE Cropped Cable Knit Zip-Up Sweater
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For Lazy Days: AE Cropped Cable Knit Zip-Up Sweater

This AE Cropped Cable Knit Zip-Up Sweater ($50) pairs well with days spent lounging at home. But if you have to go out, you can also grab it for a layer that'll be sure to keep you warm.

For an Animal Print: Zara Jacquard Knit Animal Pattern Sweater
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For an Animal Print: Zara Jacquard Knit Animal Pattern Sweater

This Zara Jacquard Knit Animal Pattern Sweater ($50) is fun, and the animal print is unexpected and cool. It may seem tricky to style because of the color mix, but it'll actually match any black, brown, or neutral bottoms.

Preppy and Versatile: BP. Disco Sweater Vest
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Preppy and Versatile: BP. Disco Sweater Vest

On days when you're running late to class, this BP. Disco Sweater Vest ($39) will instantly make you look put-together. Whether worn on its own or over a long-sleeve shirt, it's the ideal versatile layer.

For a Summer-to-Fall Find: AE Argyle Sweater Vest
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For a Summer-to-Fall Find: AE Argyle Sweater Vest

This AE Argyle Sweater Vest ($35) makes the perfect transitional piece because you can wear it on its own or style it over a short-sleeved top for a stylish farm look. Just add a bucket hat, and you'll be on trend for sweater weather.

For a Cozy Cropped Set: Zara Green Marl Sweater and Soft Crop Top
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For a Cozy Cropped Set: Zara Green Marl Sweater and Soft Crop Top

Get yourself this Zara Green Marl Sweater ($40) and Soft Crop Top ($26) for fall, and thank us later. It's a cute option for day or night.

For a Pop of Lavender: A New Day Crewneck Pullover Sweater
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For a Pop of Lavender: A New Day Crewneck Pullover Sweater

Available in a handful of cheery colors, this A New Day Crewneck Pullover Sweater ($17, originally $20) will be a welcomed addition to your rotation. (Not to mention the backbone of your fall wardrobe.)