Whether you’re in need of some inspiration for gift-giving or looking to treat yourself…
From the street style favourite Joseph jumper-come-scarf hybrid to Mango’s must-have knit which looks more high end than high street, we’ve searched the internet to find the cosiest knits around, so you don’t have to.
If, like us, you’re looking for a Christmas present that everyone will be happy to find under the tree, or you’re just searching to add to your own wish list, peruse our edit of the most suitably stylish knitwear on the shelves right now.
Mango jacquard wool sweater
Brown is one of this season’s key hues and it’ll surprisingly go with everything in your wardrobe. From pink cords to a satin slip skirt, wear it on repeat.
Mango jacquard wool sweater, £59.99, available at mango.com
Stine Goya feather-embellished knitted sweater
Anything with added detail like feathers is great for colder climes. This powder blue shade is the perfect accompaniment to camel trousers for day, and a sequin skirt for evening.
Stine Goya feather-embellished knitted sweater, £240, available at net-a-porter.com
Bella Freud 1970 cashmere sweater
We can always rely on Bella Freud to deliver the best knits all year round. The brand’s 1970 classic jumper in pastel pink will brighten up your winter wardrobe in an instant.
Bella Freud 1970 cashmere sweater, £390, available at matchesfashion.com
Topshop twist roll jumper
A chunky roll neck is bound to make you instantly warm. This colour-block Topshop version will look just as good with jeans as it will with a printed midi skirt and slouch knee high boots.
Topshop twist roll jumper, £35, Topshop.com
H&M v-neck jumper
Everyone should own one of these classic jumpers, simply layer over a high neck top or shirt for a preppy vibe.
H&M v-neck jumper, £17.99, available from hm.com
Hades alphabet knit
Everyone loves a personalised present, so Hades’ signature alphabet jumpers are the perfect gift. They also have slogan knits that you’ve most likely already have spotted all over your Instagram feeds.
Hades alphabet knit, £160, available at hades-shop.co.uk
Spencer Vladimir cashmere sweater
This bold striped number is bound to take the prime spot in anyone’s knitwear collection. Let it do all the talking by teaming with fuss-free mum jeans and ankle boots.
Spencer Vladimir glacier park cashmere sweater, £1000, available at matchesfashion.com
Derek Lam ribbed chevron sweater
Simple, yet amazing. The chunky knit with super-sized cuffs will be the ultimate winter staple year after year.
Derek Lam ribbed chevron sweater, £1,080, available at farfetch.com
Zara argyle sweater with sequinned applique
An argyle knit is a must-have, and this year it’s about updating the classic with details like sequins to make them look even more luxe. Note: we guarantee everyone will ask you where you got it from.
Zara argyle sweater with sequinned applique, £49.99, available from zara.com
Arket fisherman jumper
Opt for a fisherman knit and you’ll never look back. This is the perfect classic jumper that’ll be universally loved by all.
Arket fisherman jumper, £135, available from arket.com
New Look chenille colour block jumper
Chenille was an Eighties favourite and now it’s back in all it’s super-soft glory. Layer over a burgundy midi dress with tan or cream boots for an update.
New Look multi chenille colour block jumper, £24.99, available at newlook.com
Kitri Josephine bobble knitted jumper
Instantly chic, the pom pom jumper returns each year and this time it’s all about colour-block brights. With yellow, green or purple to choose from, you’ll be able to tick off a few people on your Christmas list.
Kitri Josephine bobble knitted jumper, £125, available at Selfridges.com
Alexa Chung oversized zebra print sweater
We can always rely on our fashion friend Alexa Chung to bring us statement knits. Animal print is key for this season so this zebra print style is an instant win.
Alexa Chung oversized zebra print sweater, £455, available at net-a-porter.com
Ganni julliard stripe jumper
The cult Ganni jumper is back in a whole new striped colour-way. Expect to see this on every cool girl on your Instagram – if you haven’t already!
Ganni julliard stripe jumper, £340, available at farfetch.com
& Other Stories cropped diamond cardigan
Yes, technically it’s a cardigan but when it’s this damn good we couldn’t leave it out. The puffy sleeves means there’s even more room for layering.
& Other Stories cropped diamond cardigan, £69, available at stories.com
Bershka leopard print high neck sweater
If you haven’t realised already, leopard print is big news this season. Spotted all over the catwalk at the likes of Victoria Beckham and Tom Ford and now on the high street – it puts this red knit at the forefront of our wish lists.
Leopard print high neck sweater, £24.99, available at bershka.com
Chloé iconic roll-neck cashmere sweater
On the hunt for something that’s timeless, classic and a wardrobe staple? Then look to Chloé for a knit that anyone will love this season, and beyond. Team the cosy cashmere style with brown checked trousers and white ankle boots.
Chloé iconic roll-neck cashmere sweater, £655, available at matchesfashion.com
Gestuz Adel pullover
A colour-block cable knit will take a forever place in the wardrobe. Believe us when we say the Gestuz mohair and wool blend jumper is as soft as it looks.
Gestuz Adel pullover, £179.95, available at gestuz.com
Acne Studios oversized wool turtleneck sweater
You can never, ever go wrong with an Acne jumper. This oversized high neck navy knit will go with everything you own from now until forever.
Acne Studios oversized wool turtleneck sweater, £360, available at net-a-porter.com
& Other Stories duo stripe turtleneck
A black jumper is a fail-safe gift option, but this & Other Stories version is chicer with tan detailing. Anyone would be happy to unwrap this come December.
& Other Stories duo stripe turtleneck, £79, stories.com
Joseph draped wool cashmere knit
Yes, it’s that Joseph jumper that sold out almost immediately in orange once the street style set snapped it up. Luckily, it’s now here in a green colour-block version.
Joseph draped wool cashmere jumper, £545, available at josephfashion.com
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