Cozy up in a sweater for cooler temperatures. PHOTO COURTESY OF PICJUMBO

Sweater weather

Despite climate change, a Maine winter still provides plenty of sweater weather.

We found cozy pullovers for crisper temperatures at Elizabeth’s at 124 Main St. in downtown Ellsworth. Our favorites were soft, knit V-necks by Wooden Ships. Those come in gunmetal gray or watermelon for $98.

Elizabeth’s also has crew-neck pullovers by United Knitwear. One style was a black and white abstract with circles. There was another United Knitwear pullover in blue with a black geometric pattern.

If you’re looking for a more polished look, the shop has certified organic cotton cardigans by Ivko Woman.

We found a cute floral pattern cardigan in a dark blue that Ivko describes as “marine.” That one is $235.

We also were partial to a shawl collar jacket featuring a geometric pattern in a cherry hue by Ivko Woman. The jacket is also $235.


Don’t forget to enter our giveaway: The American is giving away a three-piece AtmosFX digital decorating kit, so you can have the coolest house every holiday.

To enter, send your name and number to [email protected]. Put “decorate” in the subject line. Or call 667-2576 and ask for Jennifer. Leave a voicemail with your name and number.

Winner must be able to pick up the kit at The American’s office at 30 Water St. in Ellsworth.

Jennifer Osborn

Jennifer Osborn

Reporter and columnist at The Ellsworth American
News Reporter Jennifer Osborn covers news and features on the Blue Hill Peninsula and Deer Isle-Stonington. She welcomes tips and story ideas. She also writes the Gone Shopping column. Email Jennifer with your suggestions at [email protected] or call 667-2576.

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