Okay, to be honest we do love a good Christmas Jumper here at 1883 Magazine and enjoy a little tongue in cheek/innuendo. But this year we want to do things a bit differently and look at inspiration of nostalgia with a hint of a twist and pizazz
So where to look, what to do and how to keep your gift receiver happy? Well, no fear. We have scoured high and low to try and give you a bit of Christmas cheer in the most stylish way possible.
Can you ever go wrong with a Bella Freud jumper? We think not. This year we are madly in love with this Hallelujah Baby intarsia wool sweater in the perfect festive colour of red with a subtle nod at Christmas to wear all year around.
Bella Freud, Hallelujah Jumper in red RRP £290 www.bellafreud.com
Say no to Christmas Jumpers all together with this easy peasy jumper from hip and happening label of the moment, Ganni
Ganni, Lott Isoli Embroidered Cotton Sweatshirt £120.00 www.themodist.com
Okay, you have two choices: you either spend your hard earned cash on a jumper you don’t even want, or you can treat yourself to these perfect Converse x JW Anderson trainers.
Speaking of Anderson, there’s nothing like nostalgia than a hint of granny crotchet. That why we are love this catwalk piece from Anderson, incorporating just the right amount without compromising on style.
J.W. Anderson, Crew neck with crotchet sleeve £940.00 www.j-w-anderson.com
Jumper dressing is the way to go, and you cant get any better than this cashmere piece from Arela.
Arela, Cashmere Tuni £332.38 www.arelastudio.com
If you absolutely cannot go a Christmas without wearing a particularly festive jumper, then might we suggest this reindeer piece from John Smedley with Raoul the reindeer?
John Smedley, Raoul in Hepburn Smoke, RRP £125 www.johnsmedley.com
Subtlety isn’t our strongest point as we love a bit of brashness here at 1883, but we couldn’t pass up this number from A.L.C with some metallic striped joy. Plus its in sale right now too.
A.L.C., Elisa Metallic Striped Turtleneck Sweater £315.00 down to £158.00 www.themodist.com
Second Christmas gift guide, and second entry from Gucci; is it obvious that we are expecting (read: lusting) after something from the design house this Christmas? To keep in with the theme, well you can’t get any more tongue in cheek than this Guccy jumper. Major LOLZ points.
Gucci, Cotton sweatshirt with teddy bear £ 950 www.gucci.com/
One of two cashmere entries, this Madeleine Thompson racer striped jumper is perfect if your planning on making a quick exit before the Quality Streets come out.
Maeline Thompson, Amy color-block cashmere turtleneck sweater £280 www.net-a-porter.com