The best cashmere sweaters by Scandi brands to shop now

By Josefin Forsberg
Totême cashmere knit

Photo: Totême

Supremely soft; these cashmere sweaters make for a cosy investment

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If there is one thing we've nailed in the Nordics, it's soft sweaters. As a wardrobe staple for most of the year, we've garnered significant material know-how to find the best knit for any occasion.

This time of year, cashmere makes the cut as the comfy knits gently lull us back into our rigorous routines while keeping us warm. As we lament the everlasting cold on dark winter mornings in Scandinavia, we swathe ourselves in multiple layers of knits. Unsurprising then that the region has an array of local brands with a singular focus on the soft fibre.

Whether blended or 100 per cent – Below, we've gathered the softest cashmere knits from Nordic brands to buy now.



Knit cashmere sweater

An affordable classic, this marine sweater from H&M has us doubting wether black should be our basic colour of choice. The perfect match to our chocolate brown clothing, from leather trousers to mini skirts, we're keen to incorporate this cashmere knit in our daily rota.



Cashmere rib-knit jumper

We've previously made a point of pink as a colour to keep an eye on for 2022. Here, Cos delivers the perfect laidback way to indulge the trend. Light pink and ribbed-knit, this jumper is crafted from responsibly sourced cashmere.



Cashmere Cardigan

With cardigans on the rise, there's every reason to invest in a cashmere version. Made from a blend of RWS certified wool and recycled cashmere, this version from Arket have endless styling potential for spring.



Cambridge rollneck wool-cashmere jumper

Via Farfetch

Totême has a knack for soft winter wear, cutting a capsule wardrobe of comfy closet staples. This oversized roll neck is no exception.



Gianna cashmere sweater

Via Santosh

Play around with prints to perk up this wardrobe staple. Stripes lends interest to this sweater, yet is timeless enough to last season after season. With a crew neck, balloon shaped sleeves and dropped shoulders, the comfy silhouette is just as timeless as the pattern.


Phi atelier

21.3 Love Red

Via Phi atelier

If you're more about punchy garments and eye-catching colours, Phi atelier has you covered. Made in Italy, this bright red roll-neck has a relaxed fit and is made from soft, recycled cashmere.


Almada Label

Oversized Crewneck Sweater

Via Almada Label

Worn with tone-in-tone denim, winter whites never looked so good. The oversized silhouette and rib-knit detailing lends this cashmere and merino knit a sense of understated cool – something we're known for in the Nordics.


Filippa K

Wynona cashmere sweater

Via Filippa K

Equally satisfying on a Sunday morning with leggings as paired with sharp tailoring for the office, this timeless roll neck by Filippa K fits the bill for a cashmere investment.


Soft Goat

Classic V-neck cashmere sweater

Via Soft Goat

The ultimate classic, this black V-neck sweater from Soft Goat is part of their carry over collection for a reason. It'll last you season after season.


Anine Bing

Rosie slouchy cashmere jumper

Via Farfetch

This slouchy style from Anine Bing is the perfect layering piece as the loose silhouette allows for shirts to be worn underneath. Pair this knit with a colour-pop (why not the style set's pick of the season, purple) and have the collar or cuffs peak out from underneath.