Originally Posted by aarghh
The sweaters from J. Crew are pretty good options to add color to your wardrobe - those in lambswool go on sale for about $15 sometimes. I've had a pilling problem as well, but a couple of washes ( rather than dry cleaning) with Woolite seems to have reduced the pilling as well as softening the wool slightly.
Speaking of inexpensive sweaters, Banana Republic is clearancing out their spring sweaters. I just picked up a lightweight cotton V-neck, in white, for $16.99. I'll pair it with my white linen pants and a collared shirt for a retro, day-at-the-club vibe.