Fashion find: 3 festive sweaters (that are actually cute)
I spotted the sweater above in the window of Next in
London. It was love at first site with this bunny wearing a sweater, sweater. I was in a hurry and made a mental note that I must get back to purchase this adorable sweater. The Brits just know how to do Christmas sweaters – cheesy yet somehow irresistibly amazing. Needless to say the rest of my trip went by and I didn’t make it back to the shop to buy my bunny wearing a sweater, sweater. I’m still thinking about it (I even had a dream that I was wearing it one night), one month later. It will forever be the one that got away (it’s now sold out online – insert sad face here – but it would be £28 at
But I’ve managed cheered myself up with two other equally festive and kitschy choices. I mean if you’re going to wear a
holiday sweater, why not go all out and bring on the cheer? Mark Darcy’s enviable reindeer jumper at the turkey curry buffet in
Bridget Jones’s Diary is the perfect reference point.
This Markus Lupfer sweater is just the right touch of holiday without screaming “ugly sweater party”.
Markus Lupfer Bauble sequined merino wool sweater ($400), net-a-porter.com.
Sticking with a UK brand, Topshop has festive sweaters that will be fun all season long.
Knitted holly jumper (£50) topshop.com.
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