The Cool Girl’s Guide To CHRISTMAS JUMPERS*
They might not be synonymous with cool (or many other positive adjectives, for that matter) but Christmas jumpers don’t have to be cringe. Plus, there’s a day in their honour for a charitable cause, so why resist?
Famously, Christmas is a time for restraint, subtlety and minimalism. That’s a joke, but your festive jumper needn’t be. Yes, it’s that time of year again: the parties are in full swing, trees are going up left, right and centre and online searches for Christmas jumpers have shot up by 1,100 per cent. Fear not, because for 2016 we’ve brought you an epic edit (if we say so ourselves) of the best nonchristmassy Christmas knits. That’s not to say you’ll be a Scrooge – hell, no! These bad boys still have all the ruffles and slogans a girl could want, plus they’re super-stylish, so come Christmas Jumper Day on 16 December, you won’t just be helping Save the Children. Oh no, you’ll be winning the trophy for coolest customer. Wear with leather trews or team with a mini and block heels – it’s that easy. From Topshop’s baubles and bows to Bella Freud’s colourful knit, there are so many excellent options, you’ll be falling over yourself to wear a Christmas jumper this year. Didn’t think we’d be saying that, did you?
Jumper, Trousers, both Topshop