Wool isn’t just a Winter thing, you know! As Summer warms the northern hemisphere, the southern hemisphere is cooling, and Winter is coming!
The good folks at Ireland’s Sweater Shop have compiled a list of 2021’s emerging knitwear trends to look out for if you playing on staying warm – and looking dapper – throughout all four seasons in both hemispheres this year!
Aran Ponchos and Capes
Ponchos make an appearance every winter season and this year is no different!
The Sweater Shop’s unique collection of Aran wool ponchos will keep you warm, comfortable and stylish at the start of this new year. Made using the traditional design methods of the Aran Islands, the ponchos are of consistent and long-lasting quality.
If you’re a fashion-savvy lady looking for a brand-new coat, consider the Merino Wool Poncho in a wintery charcoal color. This is perfect to wear with jeans, leggings and boots for casual outings or long walks with the family and will protect you from the cold.
The Double-Knit Sweater
Heard of double denim? Well, now the world is welcoming the new concept of the double knits. That’s right, knitted sweaters and bottoms, this style is perhaps slightly dressier than your traditional loungewear but feels just as cozy.
Discover the collection of Irish sweaters and cardigans as a way to start off this look. Available in a range of colors and sizes from the iconic earth color of the traditional Aran wool to darker tones.
To help achieve the double-knit look, why not pair the Irish Sweaters with one of this stunning Aran scarves or hats? This is a quick, simple and easy way to be on trend and protect yourself from the cold!
Warm Wooly Layers
As for men, winter is all about layering, try to step away from your usual wool jumper and discover our fisherman sweater or cardigan. Comfortable, great quality and warmth are the three primary elements of our Aran fisherman sweaters selections.
The way the sweaters are made has been passed down to our talented team of Aran knitwear designers, create quality sweater products in the traditional way of the Aran Islands.
Our Men’s Shawl Collar Aran Cable Stitch Cardigan is a fantastic sweater for men who aren’t used to layering. This can be worn buttoned or open and can be styled by itself or under your coat.
The buttons themselves are keeping up with the 2021 trend of buttoned cardigans, ensuring you look stylish and keep warm this winter.
Buttoned Aran Sweaters
If you’re searching for a new Irish sweater for children, then look no further. The Aran sweaters come in the form of pullovers and cardigans. The biggest winter trend for Children’s clothing in 2021 are warm, wooly sweaters which incorporate oversized buttons.
Our pick of the bunch for boys is the Kids Hand knit Merino Sweater with button feature which has three lovely buttons up the shoulder.
For girls, the Sweater Shop have the lovely Aran cardigans in a variety of colors from green, red and white which can be worn with jeans or skirts to ensure your little one stays warm – a firm favorite for St. Paddy’s Day each year!
Wrap Up Warm in Style
So, if you’re on the lookout for some treny new aran knitwear, you’d do well to keep apace with the latest in Irish knitwear – the wool from hardy, Atlantic-bashed Aran island sheep can’t be beaten on quality, warmth and durability!