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Comfy Kids Cardigans That Are Perfect for Layering

Getting your kid dressed and out the door on time can be a challenge. Now add an extra layer to that, literally. Kids insist that they don’t need a cardigan. The classroom isn’t that cold. They’ll be fine in their t-shirt, dress, etc., but you know that approximately two hours into the day that they’ll be shivering. That’s why it’s important to find a comfy, cute cardigan that your child won’t mind putting on. We rounded up the best kids cardigans on Amazon to help.

We found cardigans that were designed for both boys and girls, though we’re sure that some could definitely be gender-neutral options as well. These cardigans are the MVPs of your kid closet, because you can pair them with just about anything. Whether your kid is attending a special occasion or just heading off to school, these cardigans are versatile. We found two more sophisticated styles and two that are more casual.

These cardigans are durable to boot. Three out of our four picks are machine washable, and one even boasts a no-pill design, so you don’t need to take the fabric shaver to the cardigan after each wash.

Check out our picks below.

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1. SMILING PINKER Girls Cardigan

Whether you’re looking for a special occasion sweater to put over a dress or an everyday school cardigan, this is a cute option. The cardigan is comfy, durable and form-fitting — but not too tight. There are nine brightly colored cardigans to choose from. Plus, this cardigan is budget-friendly, so you can buy multiple without breaking the bank.

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2. Hope & Henry Boys’ Cardigan Sweater

Made out of organic cotton, these cable knit cardigans feature a rib trim and faux horned buttons. Plus, there are two handy pockets. There are nine different colors to choose from, which also feature unique bits of design that sets this cardigan apart from the pack. And the best news? It’s machine washable.

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3. French Toast Boys’ Anti-Pill V-Neck Cardigan Sweater

This stylish V-neck cardigan is perfect for everyday wear and layering over a t-shirt or button-down. It comes in a variety of sizes, including regular and husky. The acrylic sweater is machine washable and features easy-to-fasten chalk buttons. It comes in a variety of rich colors, including burgundy and charcoal gray.

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4. Bolerose Girls Long Sleeve Sparkle Cardigan

Make wearing sweaters even more fun with this super cute cardigan. With a subtle sparkle pattern, your little one will be more than happy to put on the extra layer of clothing. It hits right above the waist, so you can pair it with dresses or high-waisted skirts easily. There are 12 fun colors to browse.

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