A 2016 Christmas jumper guide

Posted on 26 November 2016
By Lora Jones
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It might still be November and we might be a little early but we cannot get away from the fact that Christmas is fast approaching.

With Christmas adverts hitting the tv screen, Costa serving up its Christmas hot drinks and Christmas markets just a week away from opening it’s about time to pick out this year’s festive sweater, don’t you think? We have compiled a list of 2016’s best picks. From festively stylish to humorous to outright ridiculous… get yours before the best ones are gone.

Film Fanatic

If you’re a fan of the Christmas classic Home Alone, then you’ll be more than familiar with the famous tagline ‘Merry Christmas ya filthy animal’. If this film is on your Christmas movie list, then there is no stopping you getting this festive jumper. With a choice six different colours ranging from rosy red to emerald green you’ll be sure to find the perfect match for you.


Light up this Christmas

Are you looking for a way to stand out from the crowd when it comes to Christmas jumpers? Do you want something more than a festive themed sweater? Why not try Tesco’s fun flashing jumper from their Christmas novelty collection? This red jumper is complete with not only a knitted reindeer and a flashing nose but also flashing lights. Turn the lights on from a switch found on the inside of the jumper and you’ll be sure to light up any room!


Stay stylish

Do you want to get into the Christmas spirit but avoid the tradition of ugly Christmas jumpers? Topshop have the answer! The long sleeved, grey soft knit jumper complete with all over gingerbread man sequin embellishment is festive yet oh so fashionable. Get festive the fashionable way this Christmas with this great pick!


Geek Culture

Do you consider yourself to be Star Wars no.1 fan? If so, then you cannot go without this Star Wars novelty jumper this Christmas. Knitted with a Darth Vader design with the slogan ‘This Is My Merry Face’ on the front the jumper is complete with an added funky feature. This cosy knit has a built-in sound box which plays the Star Wars theme tune. Let the force be with you this Christmas with this festive season.


Get creative

Are you struggling to find anything that catches your eye in stores or online? Why not get creative and make your own festive sweater for this year’s celebrations. This fantastic Paperchase set from Asos provides a red crew neck jumper, ribbon, sequins and bells. Decorate it in whatever way you want and be unique this Christmas!


Modern twist on a Christmas classic

If you fancy mixing things up a bit and straying away from the usual Christmas tradition’s, then this is the jumper for you! The famous Christmas nativity scene is served with a modern twist. The design features the famous trio (Mary, Jospeh and Jesus) snapping a quick selfie. We can guarantee that with this funky, festive sweater you’ll make it into any Christmas selfie!

Baby Jesus Selfie Christmas Jumper

Double up

Boohoo is doing Christmas right this year with two of its Christmas jumpers making it onto our list! The last festive sweater making it onto our list is like no other. Pick your favourite person and ask them to be your elf partner with Boohoo’s Mr and Mrs Elf two person Christmas jumper.

With this snuggly sweat you can keep your loved one close this Christmas… literally!


So, don’t sweat over this years all-important Christmas sweater, you’ll be sure to get in the Christmas spirit with one of these top picks.

Have a very Merry Christmas!