10 Ways to Wear 1 Cardigan (including backwards)

April 18, 2016

My “comfy clothes” are the first thing I change into when I get home. Leggings. Bralette. Cardigan. Open Shawl Cardigan to be exact.

Removal of makeup is also a must.

Outfit complete.

I love wearing this simple cardigan sweater around the house because its enough coverage so that if the blinds are open I am not flashing our neighbor but still cool & comfy. It is made from jersey material so it feels so soft like bed sheets.

The other day I uncovered the hidden secrets of my cardigan!


I know I said I would not be joining the backwards shirt trend on Monday. Well, I am ALL for it, the trick is in the fabric. This fabric is amazing and I will show you…

10 Cardigan Styles You Need to Know

This cardigan look seamless and chic tied backwards. backwrds_cardigan_tied_open_shawl_bitemyfashion backwrds_cardigan_tied_open_shawl_bitemyfashion

My favorite si tying a bit tighter and creating a off the shoulder neckline by just adjusting the shoulders downward. backwrds_cardigan_tied_open_shawl_bitemyfashion

You can also create a sweetheart neckline by pulling the sides down and wrapping the ends tightly from the front to the back.

There are so many ways to wear this versatile piece. Tying the ends to one side makes a turtleneck style and is very chic and fitted.  backwrds_cardigan_tied_open_shawl_bitemyfashion

As a complete switch up I wrapped the sleeves around my neck and now I am on par with the neck collars of the season. backwrds_cardigan_tied_open_shawl_bitemyfashion backwrds_cardigan_tied_open_shawl_bitemyfashion backwrds_cardigan_tied_open_shawl_bitemyfashion

Neck tie crossing in the front creates a whole new look! backwrds_cardigan_tied_open_shawl_bitemyfashion

Or use the arm sleeves to create a babydoll halter top, perfect for the braless times to relax at home.

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Can’t forget the typical front tie. 10_ways_wear_cardigan_bitemyfashion 10_ways_wear_cardigan_bitemyfashion IMG_2774

This simple open shawl cardigan is amazing for relaxing at home as well as a perfect day-to-night transition piece if you are headed to drinks after work and want to add an extra style element to your cardigan over your tank top.

So… what do you think? Do these mixes work for you?



Cardigan- Forever 21

Bra-Dolce and Gabbana by Victoria’s Secret

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  • Stephanie@gofashiondeals.com'
    Reply Stephanie April 19, 2016 at 3:08 am

    That is so creative! I am a huge fan of the cardigan at home or anywhere. I get cold and it’s the first thing I grab. You look fab!
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  • pamscalfiblog@gmail.com'
    Reply Pam April 19, 2016 at 10:41 am

    very innovative! I did not think I could wear cardis in so many ways!
    Pam xo/ Pam Scalfi♥

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    Reply Bárbara Marques April 19, 2016 at 12:20 pm

    I just loved this post. How creative 🙂


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    Reply Vlada April 19, 2016 at 1:49 pm

    Amazing post!
    3,4 my favorite!


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    Reply JarOfSweeets April 19, 2016 at 2:28 pm

    Cool post! Really good to save up money, hehe!
    Thanks for sharing this one!


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    Reply Style Tomes April 19, 2016 at 9:25 pm

    This is fantastic! Great job putting all of these looks together.
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    Reply Thea April 19, 2016 at 11:06 pm

    Great ideas! All the styles are so pretty and creative 🙂

  • maria@looking-glass.ca'
    Reply Maria | Looking Glass April 20, 2016 at 2:01 am

    Great post! I wouldn’t have thought of a lot of these, I will have to play around more with my cardigans.

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    Reply Connie April 20, 2016 at 3:31 am

    Love this post! I definitely love the different looks you get with just changing up one piece.

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  • agnes.bio94@yahoo.fr'
    Reply Agnes April 20, 2016 at 12:21 pm

    Love all these looks babe! So creative 🙂

    Agnes x

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    Reply Mihaela April 20, 2016 at 12:43 pm

    this is really great,you have such a lovely blog! 😀 i hope you’re having an amazing day!


  • bashharry@outlook.com'
    Reply Bash Harry April 20, 2016 at 3:11 pm

    I LOVE cardigans but I had no idea they were so many ways to style them! Thanks so much for the tips <3

    xx Bash |   go say   H E Y   B A S H
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    Reply Chiara April 20, 2016 at 3:27 pm

    Cool post!!!!
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  • thefashion-junkie@hotmail.co.uk'
    Reply THEFASHION-JUNKIE April 20, 2016 at 3:56 pm

    Wow! Who knew there are ten ways of wearing a cardigan? So cool 🙂 X


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    Reply Minnja April 20, 2016 at 7:19 pm

    Wow, amazing post 🙂

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  • adi.oberoimalhotra@gmail.com'
    Reply Adi April 20, 2016 at 11:26 pm

    Wow! Great variations!!

    Adi xx
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    Reply Chlariss April 21, 2016 at 5:50 pm

    So creative!! Thanks for sharing!!

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    Reply shivani April 21, 2016 at 7:46 pm

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    Reply shivani April 21, 2016 at 7:48 pm

    your blog is awesome and this post is also very cool.. http://www.girlzfromvenus.blogspot.com
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    Reply Len Parent April 22, 2016 at 5:04 pm

    Holy hotness girl. Love this look on you! Thanks for sharing! Happy weekend!
    Much love, Len
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  • katerina.christop@gmail.com'
    Reply Katerina April 26, 2016 at 4:13 pm

    Now that is inspiration! ^_^
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  • thesundaymode@gmail.com'
    Reply The Sunday Mode April 27, 2016 at 11:35 am

    I still don’t know how I feel about the backwards shirt trend but I’m all for utilising what you have, I never would’ve thought that there were so many ways to revamp your cardigan!


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