If you're a stylish man looking for a great winter look for 2011, it's hard to beat a cashmere sweater, which combines comfort and elegance in a manner that's hard to match. As one of the most popular fabrics for high end men's sweaters, there's an array of cashmere sweater options to choose from. Read on to find out where to buy the best men's cashmere sweaters for winter 2011.
MR Porter is a high end men's luxury boutique that has recently increased its web presence. They carry a number of men's cashmere sweaters across many price points. Currently, MR Porter sells the Incotex Zanone Lightweight Cashmere Blend Sweater, which goes for $540. This sweater is a grey and blue cashmere blend sweater with a ribbed collar, cuffs and hem. It's made of a lightweight blend that will work great as a layering piece with a coat, as it's very thin and lacks bulk, or it will work with a warm long sleeve shirt underneath.
The store also carries a more affordable cashmere sweater for men in the J. Crew Cashmere V-Neck Sweater. Going for $200, this V-neck comes in teal and has the same ribbed features as the Incotex sweater, although it has a slightly less fitted cut. This piece will go great with a pair of dark designer denim and your favorite pair of boots for a warm winter look.
If you'd rather get a heavier cashmere sweater this winter, check out the Ralph Lauren Purple Label Aran Knit Cashmere Cardigan. Going for $2,995, this option is a grey chunky knit sweater that has a stylish Aran weave. You'll find double breasted buttons, a style rarity for a knitted sweater, with two front besom pockets, a ribbed collar and cuff. The sweater is a bit bulky but will provide you with as much warmth as you need. MR Porter suggests wearing this one with a pair of smart shoes and a dress shirt.
Lastly, for a more youthful look, try out the Yves Saint Laurent Flecked Loose Knit Cashmere Sweater. This one comes in ivory and sells for $1,200. It features specks in purple, red and black, with rolled cuffs and a YSL logo at the waist. For a debonair winter look, wear this sweater underneath a jacket or blazer with dark pants or jeans.
This department carries a thinner cashmere sweater at a discount in the John Varvatos Reverse Print Cashmere Sweater. This sweater comes in aqua and has a fine gauge knit with a reverse screen print for a unique inside out look. The sweater has a crew neck with long sleeves and banded cuffs. While this one originally sold for $498, it can be yours now for only $225.
Also, make sure to check out he D&G Cashmere Silk Cardigan. Going for $267 or more than 50% off, this cardigan comes in a dark navy and has contrasting white piping through the body, a deep V-neckline and long sleeves with raglan seams.
With these options, you will be hard-pressed not to find the perfect cashmere sweater for your wardrobe. This winter, be comfortable and fashionable in some of best cashmere options for winter of 2011.