Transitional dressing can be a tricky thing to master. Obsessively checking weather.com and fretfully peering out the window will come in waves. This season, meet the wacky weather forecasts with some straight-up preparation. When it's too hot for a winter coat but too chilly for short sleeves, the cotton sweater fits the bill perfectly. Soft and cozy––and easier to maintain than its wool counterparts––cotton is going to be your best pal this spring. Click through for 10 of our favorites.
This Miu Miu frilly, peplum-esque sweater is in the perfect shade of coral.
$745 at Net-a-Porter.
Gotta have at least one pastel selection––we are digging this basic one from Opening Ceremony.
$195 at Opening Ceremony.
Bright and Sunny
Bright and yellow enough to stop traffic, probably.
$595 at Net-a-Porter.
Your New Everyday
This simple, oversized neutral is the one you're going to carry everywhere all spring long.
$58 at Nasty Gal.
Everyday with a Twist
Or try this more-fitted version, which has cute little heart-shaped elbow patches.
$37.30 at ASOS.
Wanna get into colorblocking but not sure how to take the plunge? Let this pretty topper do all the work for you.
$88 at Madewell.
Sweaters with this much graphic detail tend to appear itchy––what with weird novelty yarns and such. Lucky for you, this colorful sweater is all soft cotton.
$84 at Topshop.
Pick up some indie-designer street cred with this quirky choice.
$224 at Founders & Followers.
Stripes for Days
Stripes never, ever go out of style, so you can think of this one as a kind of investment piece.
$85 at Koshka.
Friends hosting a novelty sweater in April? No big, just pick this silly thing up.
$77.99 at ModCloth.