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Picture this: You’re taking a break from your big city journalist job to spend the holidays in your small, snowy hometown, helping out your family-owned business — let’s say a cute bed and breakfast. You’re fresh off a breakup with someone who didn’t appreciate you, and you’re expecting to just lie low for the next week… until a handsome face shows up with a need for a room and a heart filled with love to give.
This is the start of your very own holiday movie. Even if your holiday plans are drastically different from what we described above, it can still be fun to pretend. While you might not have a family bed and breakfast to return to, you can still dress the part of chic lead in a romantic holiday movie with the help of the 21 chunky sweaters below!
21 Chunky Sweaters to Help Create Your Holiday Movie Moment
1. Our Absolute Favorite: This Dokotoo turtleneck is what cozy, chunky knit sweaters are all about. Roomy, warm, stylish — just perfect!
2. We Also Love: Not a fan of turtlenecks? Drape the wide neckline of this Astylish sweater off one shoulder for a charming vibe!
3. We Can’t Forget: You could layer up with this Remikstyt cardigan as well, wearing it open over a tee or tank. We’re obsessed with the sleeves!
4. Our Absolute Favorite: So soft and versatile, this Topshop sweater from Nordstrom could become a go-to for anybody and everybody this fall and winter!
5. We Also Love: This Hatley cable-knit pullover from Zappos is made with a kiss of wool, creating an elevated knit you’ll love for lazy moments and fun events!
6. We Can’t Forget: It’s easy to see why this Dokotoo turtleneck is such a hit with Amazon shoppers. This is a sweater you’ll want to wear every day!
7. Our Absolute Favorite: Shoppers love how this Sonoma Goods For Life quarter-zip from Kohl’s is warm and cozy but not too heavy!
8. We Also Love: The extra voluminous lantern sleeves of this Prettygarden sweater are sure to earn you so many compliments on your style!
9. We Can’t Forget: There are numerous reasons why this Tommy Hilfiger sweater belongs in your Zappos cart, from the dropped shoulders to the tiny clasp logo!
10. Our Absolute Favorite: There’s no resisting the beautiful baby blue of this Simplee pullover sweater — especially not when you add on the slouchy, relaxed fit!
11. We Also Love: This longline Bwogeeya cardigan actually comes in two shades of blue, plus 16 other colors!
12. We Can’t Forget: You could also opt for this slightly cropped Sonoma Goods For Life cardigan from Kohl’s, featuring adorable patch pockets, buttons and ribbed cuffs!
13. Our Absolute Favorite: It’s a holiday movie — red is a must! The rust shade of this ZESICA turtleneck is a beautiful take on the typically bright color!
14. We Also Love: You could also add the beautiful wine red shade of this Free People cardigan from Nordstrom to your wardrobe. The thick, ribbed knit is so lovely!
15. We Can’t Forget: Your main character moment is definitely coming soon when you add this Kirundo sweater to your rotation. The bubble-style sleeves are so cool!
16. Our Absolute Favorite: Can’t have red without green! The basketweave pattern on the sleeves of this Sovoyontee pullover is going to have fellow fashion lovers doing a double-take!
17. We Also Love: Create a magical moment under the mistletoe while wearing this LC Lauren Conrad pullover sweater from everyone’s favorite Laguna Beach and The Hills star. Available at Kohl’s!
18. We Can’t Forget: You’ll be the highlight of the holiday party in this bright lime Free People henley sweater. A head-turner, for sure!
19. Our Absolute Favorite: Want a true Christmas sweater? Check out this Xieerduo reindeer knit for a non-ugly ugly sweater vibe!
20. We Also Love: This red-and-white Jillumi snowflake sweater is another super cute option, maybe for a holiday card picture or a shared cup of hot cocoa by the fire!
21. We Can’t Forget: You’ll be the cutest candy cane around in this striped Amazon cardigan swear!
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