I’ve been trying, to no avail, to find a neutral boxy chunky sweater that is not too overwhelming—seems hard to find even a candidate (too huge, necklines too big, no shoulder definition, too midriff, too long--sheesh) and many have been sold out in anything close to my size before I could try them. Also I fear I'm not looking in enough places, but.... the time it takes!

Along with boxy ones that did not work, I ordered this Classics Entier semi-peplum cardigan sweater to try. It is embracing the dainty shoulder, so bear with that, but if used for work it is under “topper”. (note this is XS and I considered sizing up to S but it also sold out !)

1) With black dress pants--these may be the widest ones; I have some straighter, I think look better.

2)With slimmer pants, but not my ideal slim pant

3) Pencil skirt

4) For reference, a sweater I already have (hmm, see a theme?) that is in a much warmer wool knit and a different style.

5) Catalog photo of Vince hi-lo sweater I tried, fantasizing, in size S (XS sold out, now S sold out) and I love the color and knit, but it's humongous.

I still want a “dainty oversized” sweater for unstructured-over-structure, but I do like this one for its texture & color, as a basic FFBO top.

What do you think? Too fitted a silhouette for now, or anything goes?

Also, any pointers for finding some chunky, slightly oversized sweaters that are not so overwhelming?

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