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What are the differences between pullover, shirt and sweater?

PULLOVER, SWEATER AND SWEATER: ARE THEY THE SAME THING?

With the arrival of the cold season, it's time to update your wardrobe with warmer and more comfortable clothing items.
Among the most common items to face the winter, we often hear about "pullovers", "shirts" and "sweaters".
But what are the differences between these three garments, and how to choose the right garment for your needs?
As written in several articles, the main differences between the three items of clothing are the neckline, the presence of buttons or closures and the fabric used to make them.

Let's explore, therefore, what are the distinctive characteristics of pullovers, sweaters and sweaters, to help you understand which garment is best suited to you.

1. WHAT IS A JUMPER?

The pullover It has no front openings, so it must be pulled over the head rather than being able to be unbuttoned or opened with a zipper.

Generally the sweaters are made in work, cotton, synthetic fibers or sometimes it can be multiple fabric combinations in one.

And sleeveless pullover in wool or knit – what English speakers call a slipover – for us it is simply a sweater or a “pullover vest”.

Pullovers can be worn over a shirt or T-shirt for a dressy or casual look.

 2. WHAT IS A SHIRT?

The sweater it is an item of clothing with long or short sleeves that covers the torso and arms.

The shirts can be made in different fabrics such as cotton, work, silk and synthetics.

The shirts can have different necklines such as V, round or bateau.

 3. WHAT IS A SWEATER?

The Sweater it is a knitted garment that covers the torso and arms. Sweaters are always made with knitted fabrics, wool, cashmere or synthetic and available in various models based on necklines, waistlines, sleeve lengths.

Sweaters are the heaviest and warmest clothing items of the three, ideal for keeping you warm during the winter months.

The sweaters can be of the cardigan type, that is, with an opening on the front that can be closed with buttons or a zip, or pullover.

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT GARMENT?

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The choice between pullovers, sweaters and sweaters depends on the occasion and your personal style. Here are some key points to consider:

  • Occasion: Pullovers are ideal for the office or slightly more formal occasions, while sweaters are perfect for leisure. Sweaters are the right choice when you need extra warmth in winter.
  • Tissue: Choose a fabric that is comfortable for you. There work and the cashmere they are warm and hypoallergenic but they require special care, while cotton is easier to maintain.
  • Fit: Consider whether you prefer a tight, loose or in-between fit.
  • Style: Think about your personal style and your preference for necklines and colors.

Whether it's a pullover, a sweater or a sweater, choose the right garment according to your needs and enjoy the comfort and style they offer in this cold season.


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