Irina Shaposhnikova's Hot Knitted Styles for Fall 2009

 - May 22, 2009   Updated: Apr 4 2011
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While sweaters have always been a wardrobe staple, Irina Shaposhnikova is changing the look of this classic by making heaving yet transparent knits.

The long looks by Irina Shaposhnikova feature bulky stringed knits overtop a transparent layer, making for a great new twist on warm-weather wear.

Irina Shaposhnikova’s looks are available online for sweater lovers everywhere.

Implications - Casual style cues such as layering and draping have bubbled up to the mainstream as time-crunched consumers increasingly demand comfortable fashion that is suitable for them to wear all day long. Knitwear, which is typically only worn during winter, has been transformed into a warm-weather layering staple by using lightweight fabrics and looser weaves.