8 Chunky Knit Accessories: You’ll Make Any Excuse to Bundle Up Now

Chunky knit winter accessories.

Cold weather shouldn’t mean that one forgets about style! It is possible to keep warm and to stay stylish with these warm chunky knit accessories.

1.Red Chunky Gloves

Chunky knit winter accessories.

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Make a statement and go red with these chunky knit gloves with gold button detail. Adding colorful accessories like these red pretties can shake up even the most boring old pea coat or parka. These are also long enough that they won’t leave your exposed to the cold.

2. Arm Warmers

Chunky knit winter accessories.

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Cold weather accessories aren’t just for outdoors either. When the wind comes whipping through the house, arm warmers can help keep chilly hands warm while typing away at the keyboard. These pretty diamond stitch arm warmers feature pretty black lace detail, too.

3. Muffler/Scarflette

Chunky Chunky knit winter accessories.

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Here’s a great unisex scarflette/muffler to keep you warm when the temps plummet. Wear it around your neck to keep your warmth from escaping, or around your face when those winter winds are brutally blasting you in the face. Available in black, sage, country blue or autumn red.

4. Oversize Slouchy Beanie

Chunky knit winter accessories.

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This hand knit chunky oversize beanie with pompom detail is made from soft chunky wool  and acrylic yarns. Can be worn with a folded or unfolded edge to make it shorter or longer depending on your style. This hat is perfect for when you really aren’t in the mood for messing around with winter.

5. Corset Cowl

Chunky knit winter accessories.
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And for something a little more sophisticated, but just as fun, we love this “corseted” cowl in red with black velvet lacing. This is a fabulously sexy and dramatic fashion statement that’s sure to get you noticed and keep you warm and toasty. It can be worn as a long draped cowl in the front, as a turtleneck capelet, as a scrunchy cowl, an off-the-shoulder capelet and a hood.

6. Legwarmers

Chunky knit winter accessories.

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Pair these legwarmers with a pair of fleece-lined leggings for the ultimate in cold weather comfort. Lounge around the house or wear those out in the frigid cold to add another layer of warm chunky knit. These slouchy off-white legwarmers feature ruffled lace and very dark brown buttons. Wear peaking out of your boots or with flats or heels.

7. Rococo Hand Knit Shawl

Chunky knit winter accessories.

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To add some luxurious flair to your outfit, add this Peruvian-made merino wool, alpaca and silk shawl in pretty terra cotta red. Perfect for either day or evening wear, pair this with your favorite jeans and turtleneck or with a LBD dress to cover your arms. This shawl features a highly textured geometric pattern and playful ruffles all around. Just gorgeous!

8. Red, White and Blue Hat

Chunky knit winter accessories.

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Another great unisex design and just in time for the Winter Olympics, show some American spirit with this fun and functional U.S. flag pattern hat.

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