Fall might be New York’s most fashion-obsessed season, but let’s be real—some days, you just want to throw on your go-to merino pullover and call it a day. (Seriously, when did it get so chilly?) Good news: That snuggly-soft sweater also happens to be one of the most stylish things you own. Here are five outfits that prove it.

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With a Structured Pencil Skirt

A utilitarian turtleneck becomes old-school glam when paired with a fitted skirt. But leave your hair tucked in à la Olivia Palermo to modernize the look. 

Get the look: Autumn Cashmere sweater ($195); Vince Camuto skirt ($79)

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Over a Slip Dress

A silky, lingerie-inspired dress makes for a nice textural contrast against a fuzzy pullover, and a monochromatic palette ties it all together. 

Get the look: Equipment dress ($258); Finders Keepers sweater ($150)

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With a Neck Scarf

Tie a silk square over your favorite crewneck and voilà: new sweater (and effortless French-girl vibes).

Get the look: ASOS sweater ($26); Urban Outfitters scarf ($14)

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Over a Shirtdress (and Pants)

Extend the life of a summery poplin dress by throwing a chunky knit over it. Add a pair of straight-legged crops and congrats: You just became a Jedi-level expert in layering.

Get the look: AllSaints dress ($178); Everlane sweater ($85); Frame jeans ($118)

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With a Leather Jacket and Jeans

When all else fails, baggy sweater + moto jacket + jeans is a foolproof fall-outfit formula—one that leaves room for an extra slice of pie.

Get the look: Blank NYC jacket ($368); Topshop sweater ($74); Banana Republic jeans ($98)

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