Uplift your outfits (and your mood) with these positive slogan tops, sweatshirts and jumpers you’ll want to wear on repeat.
Want something to put a smile on your face? It’s time to receive some positive affirmations from your clothing with our edit of happy slogan tops, sweatshirts and jumpers. Bring instant joy to your winter outfits with styles that’ll make you feel instantly uplifted.
Suzanne Pendlebury, Head of Womenswear Buying at Matchesfashion explains, “There is research that shows colours can affect your mood, bright and uplifting colours bring warmth, positivity and a sense of escapism – transporting you to a different place and mood. Our customers have really been engaging with joyful fashion and there are some great options this season. Ganni’s whimsical smiley and sunshine tee’s have been popular selling out in most sizes. They cannot fail to make you feel good!”.
The high street has some great options too; New Look has a ‘Happiness’ sweatshirt in sunny yellow that’s sure to deliver some sartorial vitamin D, Ganni’s ‘Have a nice day!’ T-shirt will give your live-in family or housemates a lift and Marks & Spencer has a rainbow ‘Smile’ hoodie that’ll make you do just that.
Want some inspiration? Creative Zeena fills her wardrobe and home with rainbow hues that are guaranteed to spread the joy. Wearing the ‘Love’ jumper by Chinti & Parker, mix slogan styles with bright separates, fun accessories and complete the look with comfy winter boots.
Next month also sees the launch of the much anticipated GUESS x FriendsWithYou collaboration. Fine art collective FriendsWithYou aims to spread the positive message of “Magic, Luck, and Friendship” through their collections.
FriendsWithYou founders, Samuel Borkson and Arturo Sandoval III commented “We believe that together we can create a peaceful and joyful world by celebrating our diversities and commonalities. This FriendsWithYou x GUESS effort will begin by bringing magical experiences, on a massive scale, sprinkled throughout the globe. Simultaneously, we will release a shirt symbolising world unity and peace and donate 100% of the proceeds to charities focused on ecological and humanitarian efforts.”
Take a moment to escape from the madness to see (and shop) these happy tops, sweatshirts, jumpers and hoodies that’ll make any winter outfit more cheerful.
Shop happy slogan tops, jumpers and sweatshirts
Chinti & Parker jumper
The ‘L’amour’ jumper is gaining a lot of love from our fashion team. With jeans, tailored trousers or over a dress, you’ll wear it on repeat to brighten the day.
Guess x FriendsWithYou jumperThe playful, bright and uplifting Guess x FriendsWithYou collection features the FWY signature Little Cloud - which is a nod to light and serenity - on knits, statement t-shirts, hooded sweatshirts, tracksuits and denim.
Shop Guess x FWY Little Cloud knit, £59 (from April)
Marks & Spencer hoodie
Smiles all round for this classic black hoodie – available in sizes 6-24 – with the cheeriest rainbow slogan. Wear it as a daily reminder to get those face muscles working.
Joos Tricot knit
Despite the price tag this sensational Joos Tricot knit sold out on matchesfashion.com within a month of launching (more are currently on order thankfully). It’s the perfect transitional item to elevate your current wardrobe and wear well into the summer.
A reminder to always be kind. This rainbow letter slogan knit should spread the message on your daily walk.
Temperley London jumper
Worn by the likes of Jennifer Lopez and Ellie Goulding, the ‘She who dares wins’ jumper pays homage to strong, powerful, intellectual and passionate women everywhere.
With a whole host of powerful slogans to choose from, a donation from the sale of each and every jumper funds 100 school meals for children in 26 countries who are living in poverty. This ‘better future’ style is bringing all the good vibes right now.
New Look sweatshirt
This petite ‘happiness’ sweatshirt is also available in the mainline, petite and tall sections so you can get the right fit to make you, well, happy. Yellow will give you a much-needed sartorial vitamin D hit.
Joanie Clothing T-shirt
Dream of warmer days in this retro 70s-inspired T-shirt. Let it brighten up your everyday outfits by teaming with straight-leg jeans, trainers and a maxi coat.
JPL Atelier T-shirt
A purchase that makes a difference, 30% of all sales from the slogan charity T-shirts by JPL Atelier go to UN Women – the charity helping to empower women.
Bella Freud jumper
We can always rely on Bella Freud to bring us a fun slogan jumper. Wear this ‘Perfect Day’ knit to manifest better days.
’Have a nice day! Please recycle’ is the slogan T-shirt with a double message we should listen to. Made from 100% organic cotton, this Ganni style also comes in pink.
Meaning beauty in French, this ‘beauté’ jumper will look just as good with white jeans as it would over a patterned dress with chunky boots.
Blake LDN x Shoopy Studio jumper
Part of the collaboration with artist Laetitia Rouget at Shoopy Studio, this fun-filled jumper is the colourful addition Harry Styles would approve of.
This subtle sweatshirt will lift your spirits and your current basics this season.
Lucy & Yak T-shirt
Made from organic cotton, this unisex ‘Don’t wait for everything to be perfect to be happy’ will be a smiley addition to your wardrobe.
French Connection sweater
A lot of us may relate to this sweater right now. Embrace the slouchy, oversized, unisex fit of this sweater from French Connection’s new nostalgic FCUK loungewear collection.
Remind yourself which day of the week it is with this ‘Magic Monday’ T-shirt. This is one way to brighten up that Monday feeling most of us get.
Marks & Spencer sweatshirt
A classic grey sweatshirt will go the distance in your wardrobe and this ‘happy’ slogan style will spark extra joy. Embrace it as part of your ever-growing loungewear collection.
Nobody's Child T-shirt
Text a friend, check in on a relative, smile at a stranger – be kind today, and always.
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