These days it’s not just enough to buy the gifts, trim the tree, write to Father Christmas (and all of the other extras that come with the festive season). You’ve got to look the part, too! Whether you’re loving a jazzy, blinged-out Christmas tree jumper or something a bit more subdued, you’ll want to look your best for all those Instagram pictures, right?
Even if you don’t want to kit yourself out in Christmas attire, a fun jumper makes a great gift, and it’s something the person will remember you for year after year when they pull it out of the wardrobe.
With Christmas jumpers becoming more and more popular, you can find one at your favourite high street shops without breaking the bank, or head to your local charity shop where you can often find Christmas jumpers for just a few pounds! You can even add your own touches to a plain jumper by purchasing some inexpensive bows, tinsel, etc. and glueing them on for a cheap and cheerful outfit.
If DIY’s not your bag, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite styles for Crimbo, all under £30. Just make sure to shop ASAP so your new outfits will arrive in time for Christmas!
Sadly my favourite Christmas Pudding jumper from New Look is no longer available, but you can find this sparkly sequin one at Next for £26.
For the guy who doesn’t want to splash Father Christmas and reindeer all over his knitwear, this snowflake fairisle crew neck jumper is perfect (£25 at Marks and Spencer). Then again, if you have someone on your gift list who loves to be tacky at Christmas, this gingerbread and candy cane-print jumper will tick all the boxes (£25).
You can find some fantastic deals in the Christmas Extravaganza at Debenhams, with up to 30% off. This Red Herring light up snowman jumper is now just £24, or for under £20 you can get this Red Herring novelty elf jumper.
The selfie-obsessed guy will this Brave Soul Christmas jumper with an “elfie stick,” now on sale for £22.
If I had a girl I’d definitely be buying this red Christmas dress (£19-20 at Next) with a fluffy tulle skirt and reindeer top. So cute!
For kids who hate jumpers, they’ve got some adorable Christmas tees over at Boden, like this boys Scrooge shirt, available in Bah Humbug or Mistletoad styles (on sale for £11.55), or girls ballerina applique t-shirt with bunnies dancing The Nutcracker (£15.75-£17.55).
Peppa fans will go crazy for George’s Peppa Pig Christmas jumper, and it’s only £10. For little boys, you can’t go wrong with this £7 Christmas penguin jumper – at this price, buy a few for gifts, too!
I’m loving this bluezoo girls red flashing lights penguin jumper at Debenhams, now £12.60-£16.80.
For a subtle Christmasy vibe, check out this zip shawl boys jumper from Vertbaudet, It’s offered in blue or ecru in sizes from two up to 14, so if you’ve got multiple boys in your family and want a matching photo, this is a great option … and it’s only £8.50 on sale right now!