The weather can’t seem to make its mind up during the transitional months, which is why practical lightweight layering is a must. After all, when it comes to wrapping up, who can resist sumptuously soft and snug knitwear? From classic designs that evoke nostalgia to forward-fashion styles hot off the runway, Matalan’s extensive range ofjumpers,cardigans andknitted dresses will certainly heat up your new season wardrobe.
Heritage jumper designs that continue to stand the test of time include the classic chunky cable knit, luxurious feel chenille and sophisticated ribbed, together with ample cardigan options that comprise traditional button front, free-flowing waterfall and open fit edge-to-edge. For you fashionistas looking to perfect your on point cool visage, our trend-led pieces put a contemporary spin on signature knits.
Cold Shoulder KnitwearWhen it comes to fashion juxtaposition, the cold shoulder jumper is the perfect style combo, as is the modern marvel sweatshirt/knit hybrid AKA the snit. This season’s key knitwear detailing also includes racy lace-ups, edgy eyelets, striking choker necklines and Lurex metallic threads for a subtle hint of sparkle. Options that bring a whole new dimension to the meaning of cosy include snuggle-worthy fluffy knits that feel as lovely as they look, super soft jumpers and cardigans that provide a timeless appeal and unrivalled comfort, alongside the cardigan/coat hybrid, also known as the coatigan, which perfectly blends the key characteristics of the two to formulate arguably the most versatile layering piece of all-time.
Oversized KnitwearWhether it’s an oversized jumper to keep you warm and snug from work to weekend, throw on cardigans ideal for hopping in and out of the car or fine stretch fabric knits that create a figure flattering silhouette, we’ve got styles to suit all your needs this season. Layering has never been so simple.
There’s nothing quite like getting cosy. Whether it’s sitting under a blanket by the fire or throwing on some soft and cosy knitwear when the temperatures drop at the end of a long sunny day, us Brits understand the importance of getting snuggly. Our knits, part of the women’s clothing range, are perfect for getting comfy at any time of year.
Special occasion knits
So, there’s a wedding or big party on the horizon, you’ve chosen your dress, you’re wearing your trusty heels but you’ve reached the age-old question: what do I wear to keep warm? You could go cardigan but it might not look right with your dress, you could go pashmina but it’s a lot of material to be wafting around with you, or you could opt for one of our shrugs. The perfect accompaniment to your occasion wear.
Those in between days
Even when the sun is shining and the weather forecaster has promised it’ll be 20 degrees all day, you still can’t ever be truly certain that it’s safe to leave your coat at home. Our long line cardigans are the perfect spring or summertime coat replacement. Made from a lightweight material so you won’t overheat, they’re soft and cosy enough to keep you warm when the temperatures inevitably dip below what was forecast.
If you’ve ever struggled to find knitwear in the perfect fit on the high street then we might just be able to help. As well as our classic Papaya range, we also do a Papaya Petite (perfect for those under 5’3”) and a Papaya Curve making our Papaya range perfect for you whatever your body shape.