22 Open-Back Sweaters to Spice Up Your Cold-Weather Wardrobe

Get in on the trend, from twisted details to extreme cutouts.
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Photo: Imaxtree 

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Now that we are officially in #SweaterWeather territory, there's no shortage of great options to add to our closets. Sweaters are a core staple of many fall-friendly wardrobes, but as cozy as they are, there's nothing wrong with wanting to add a bit of summer nostalgia to our cold-weather looks.

The open-back sweater is the solution: It keeps you covered up in the front, and you can still have a stylish moment in the back — with cutouts, ties and twists — that allow you to show a little skin while staying warm. And when you have to venture outside, you can simply layer a coat (and maybe even a fleece jacket) on top to stay toasty as you navigate the chilly outdoors.

Whether you prefer a subtle back slit or a totally open silhouette, we've put together this list of 22 incredible choices that will have you clicking add to cart faster than you can say "open-back wool turtleneck." 

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