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Save Steal Splurge: the Kimono Cardigan

Call it the Coachella effect or a little bit of boho extravagance, because the kimono cardigan has gone from a summertime-only topper to a season-less piece that looks great on just about everyone. Choose a heavier knit or a hearty wool kimono for the cool months and shift to a gauzy and lacy one for the summer — the shape is easy to wear, cool and comfortable and adds a little bit of laid-back luxe to even the most uninspired lazy-day outfits. Don’t discount it as a boho babe staple, because even the most prim preps need to loosen up once in a while.

Save: ASOS Kiss the Sky Kimono in Giraffe Print ($59.79)

Steal: ASTR Gauze and Lace Mixed Cardigan ($72)

Splurge: Free People Fringed Kimono Sweater ($168)