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My Oliver Charles Summer Scoop Neck review.
November 2, 2023
By Victoria Vitale

Summer Scoop Neck: My Lightweight Go-To

Introducing the 3rd blog in my 3-part blog series about the Summer Scoop Neck sweater, an essential transitional layer, allowing you to create many comfortable outfits with fewer items in your closet.

In today's blog post, we're taking a deep-dive into the Summer Scoop Neck sweater. If you're someone who's all about a minimalist capsule wardrobe, you know that every piece has to earn its keep! So, we'll be examining this sweater from all angles—style, comfort, versatility, and longevity—to see if it's truly a match made in heaven for your compact collection. Stick around, and let's figure out together if the Summer Scoop Neck is the next star of your wardrobe!


When we talk about necklines, we're spoiled with choices - there's the classic crew neck, the cozy cowl, the elegant turtle, and the timeless boat, to name a few.

And now, drumroll, please... Oliver Charles has added the ever-versatile scoop neck to their collection. It's one of those delightful necklines that effortlessly strikes a balance between casual and chic, making it a breeze to wear.

If you're already a fan of Oliver Charles, you know the drill. Their Summer Scoop Neck Sweater boasts the same qualities as their existing range: high performance, lasting durability, and a softness that can only be attributed to the luxurious SeaCell fibers they swear by.

While the scoop neck seems like a natural addition to their line, I'm here to give it a thorough review, ensuring it lives up to the high standards I've come to expect, yet rarely find, when I shop for clothes. 


The Age Of Seamless 3D-Knit Sweaters

Ever since I stumbled upon Oliver Charles, I've been impressed by the quality and versatility of their pieces.

They've consistently used their signature 3D-knitting process and natural fibers across their range, and I was absolutely thrilled when they introduced the Summer Scoop Neck Sweater to their line-up.

I've always admired the adaptability of their sweaters (I already have a Summer Crew  Neck and All-Season Cardigan), allowing me to mix and match for countless outfits. And now, with another neckline option from them in my closet, the possibilities just got even broader!

What truly fascinated me about this sweater's fabric was its origin. The SeaCell is derived from seaweed farmed in the pristine Icelandic fjords.

Not only is it incredibly sustainable, but its durability also means this sweater is meant to last.

I've worn mine repeatedly and can confidently say it's built to stay in my rotation for years.


From the moment I first wore the Summer Scoop Neck, I realized some styles truly are timeless. This neckline has such a classic appeal that I'm confident it'll remain a cherished piece in my wardrobe for years to come.

What makes this sweater even more special is its unique blend of SeaCell and the innovative 3D-knitting process.

Having worn various kinds of knitwear over the years, I can attest that this combination is a game-changer for durability and comfort.

3D-knitting is a special process that Oliver Charles uses to create sweaters without seams. The smooth, seamless finish not only elevates the look but also offers a comfort level that's truly unmatched. What is even better is having the production process leave no waste.

Each sweater is made to order, so no inventory is wasted, or excess material goes to landfills. Wearing this sweater, I not only feel confident but also comforted knowing that it's a sustainable choice.


A Comfortable Sweater For Repeat Wear

From the moment I slipped on the sweater, one of the first things I appreciated was its beautifully designed neckline.

It delicately scoops down, granting the perfect amount of space to let my favorite pieces of jewelry shine through.

I've always loved accessorizing. The right accessory can transform and breathe new life into outfits from my existing wardrobe.

This sweater respects that love by allowing my necklaces or pendants to peek out, enhancing my overall look.

It strikes a balance - it's stylish yet maintains a level of professionalism that's right for my office setting. It's not every day you come across a sweater that understands your style so well!


Your New Go-To Sweater

Have you ever had that feeling when you discover a piece of clothing and think, "Where have you been all my life?" That's exactly how I feel when I wear my Scoop Neck Sweater.

I didn't even realize there was such a significant gap in my wardrobe until I added this gem.

Now, it's become my absolute go-to. Whether I'm rushing out for errands, working, meeting friends for coffee, or just having a relaxed day at home, this sweater fits the bill.

It's versatile, comfortable, and oh-so-stylish – truly the foundation for my everyday outfits. If your closet is craving a fresh update, this might just be the perfect addition!

Victoria Vitale has a degree in fashion communication and enjoys sharing her experiences. Victoria is here to help you learn and grow your fashion knowledge.

If you believe that every good wardrobe starts with owning less and owning better, consider buying yourself an OLIVER CHARLES sweater.
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