Craving A Chunky Knit
I was pawing through my sweater closet, looking for a sweater to wear to the dinner party being hosted in honor of my son's soccer league, and I realized I was missing something all women should own — a chunky knit. I had plenty of turtlenecks, a handful of mock turtles, and enough beige cashmeres to open one of those beige cashmere sweater stores down in SoHo. But I did not have a sweater so large and thick my lithe frame almost drowns in the cable knit stitches.
Chunky knits are the perfect thing to throw over any outfit (if you’re thin) and have people wonder, “just how thin is she?” I couldn’t get one in time for the event, so I decided to not go. But I ordered a handful of chunky knits in case I was caught in a similar dilemma in the future.
Here are a few from around the web that made me salivate.