As temperatures decrease, layers have to increase. Fall is the perfect opportunity for a post-summer wardrobe update. So, why not incorporate all of the latest color trends this fall? What is the comfiest and most effective way to stylishly add layers onto any outfit? Cardigans for fall.

And here’s an even better question:

How many cardigans can one person own before they have too many?

Trick question, no one can ever have too many because cardigans are an excellent wardrobe staple!

Here are 7 cute must-have cardigans that follow fall 2019’s color trends:

Bold Red

Urban CoCo Women's Drape Front Open long sleeve cardigans for fall

The day will probably never come where red isn’t perfect for the fall and winter seasons. This season, go bold with a bright cranberry tone that will show off your fierceness to anyone around. This dominant shade is both trendy and eye-catching. No one will be able to take their eyes off of you!


Merlot Cardigans for Falls

Womens Basic Open Front Knit cardigans for fall

This deep shade of red is both mysterious and extremely sophisticated. Merlot is a staple color for fall and winter. And it adds extreme class to any wardrobe. Try on this gorgeous color today and be the most sophisticated lady out there! This color is perfect for casual occasions, work, and a night out. Perfect for staying cosy and looking fantastic.


Green (Pistachio)

SIDEFEEL Women Open Front cardigans for fall

Yum. Who doesn’t like pistachios? Even though the leaves are turning the first three colors of the rainbow, green is where it’s at this fall. Pistachio has been showing up everywhere, just ask Harpers Bazaar. What makes this pistachio cardigan even more amazing (besides being both tasty and soothing to look at) is the fact that it has pockets! This could go really nicely with some simple black leggings or patterned pants for a lively look.


Deep Blue

Urban CoCo Women's Drape Front Open Cardigan Long Sleeve

Get ready to dazzle everybody with this royal deep blue cardigan. This shade is completely classic and is both fun and professional to wear. It could be super cute to wear this shade with a matching manicure! This cardigan would go amazingly with pretty much any shirt and a pair of jeans, leggings or slacks.


Go Purple

MEROKEETY Women's Long Sleeve Soft Chunky Knit Sweater Open Front cardigans for fall

Wear the color historically worn by royalty. All shades of purple are on trend this season. You can go for a soft, subtle purple such as this cardigan, or you can go extra royal and wear a deep grape shade that is sure to make a statement. Regardless of the shade, purple is definitely going to make you a majesty this season! This cardigan would go well with any neutral tones such as pale pink, light grey, or black.


Light Brown Cardigans for Fall

3/4 Sleeve Soft Bamboo Open Front cardigans for fall

Look super professional in light brown this fall. It’s the perfect shade to warm up any outfit, and it’s ideal both as casual-wear and in the workplace. This gorgeous yet straightforward shade may just be the perfect piece to polish off an impressive fall wardrobe! You could pair it with jeans if you’re wearing it casually or some khakis in the same shade if you need to look office-ready.


CIELO Women's Solid Basic Open Front Pockets Knit Sweater cardigans for fall

Light Grey (Paloma)

Last but not least, Paloma (as Glowsly refers to this shade on #28 of their “Fall/Winter 2019-2020 Color Trends”). This is a beautiful color for all seasons. And it works well on virtually everyone. It’s just hard to go wrong with a light grey color. You can pair it with any other neutrals. And it looks adorable.


Although cardigans are not ALL the essentials necessary fall and winter wardrobe, it certainly doesn’t hurt to have lots of cardigan options. Fall is the perfect opportunity to play with layering and new color trends. And cardigans are amazing, whether you layer them on top of each other, on top of other layer-able clothing articles, or just want to add more variety to your closet.

Check out Top 5 Fashion Trends This Winter.