It appears you are visiting us on Internet Explorer 9 or lower. Please upgrade to a later version of Internet Explorer. Alternatively, you can view our website on Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Apple Safari.

Love This Post!

Chic Christmas Jumpers

Has anyone else received an invite for a Christmas party where the dress code reads ‘Christmas Jumpers’? I love the idea, and it does get me in the festive spirit thinking about everyone wearing a Christmas jumper, however I do find myself feeling a little disappointed that I can’t dress up and look glam for this time of the year.

That’s when I realised Christmas jumpers don’t have to always be tacky. Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE a good Rudolph sweater or an elf jumper, but when the occasion is a friends dinner party or a work event, you want to also look good, right!

And you most definitely don’t want to be THAT person that turns up without anything festive whatsoever. Bah Humbug!

I have found a selection of my favourite chic Christmas jumpers. Yes, there is such a thing. I have worn them with the same outfit each time – wide leg blue jeans and subtle gold jewellery.

Photography by Kyle Galvin.


  1. Next* Christmas Mistletoe Jumper

An affordable, navy jumper with pretty mistletoe details and embellished with beads. Perfect for a festive dinner party.

Niomi Smart_December Content_3F8A1992_WEB

Niomi Smart_December Content_3F8A1997

Niomi Smart_December Content_3F8A2009


2. Reserved Metallic Jumper

This is the most subdued option of them all. It’s a grey metallic roll neck, that I thought would be perfect for a Christmas lunch or dinner with friends. I am thinking of even wearing this on Christmas day! Tip – even better when worn with a santa hat. Just saying.

Niomi Smart_December Content_3F8A2023

Niomi Smart_December Content_3F8A2042


3. French Connection* Zodiac Embellished Top

This embellished black and silver top is the most glam of all of them. I would wear this to a work Christmas party, tucked into a midi skirt and worn with heels. You’re ticking all the boxes of the ‘Christmas Jumper’ theme, but will look by far the chicest. Don’t judge me if I wear this one all year round.

Niomi Smart_December Content_3F8A2057

Niomi Smart_December Content_3F8A2084_Collage

4. Ted Baker* Sky Rocket Sweatshirt

This sweatshirt is from the Colour by Numbers collection at Ted Baker. It’s the most casual one, so I would wear this to a daytime event or lunch with the girls.

Niomi Smart_December Content_3F8A2143_Collage_WEB

*I receive a % of revenue from links with an asterisk next to them.


Latest Posts

Rent Your Wardrobe

In the midst of a very

29 November 2019

A Tour of Hampstead | London Guide

Hampstead is a pocket of North West London with a true village feel. It was the first area of London I lived in a

10 November 2019

Creamy Vegan Pesto Pasta

It’s World Vegan Day, so to celebrate I have created a creamy vegan pesto recipe to show just how simple and easy vegan cooking

01 November 2019

Hasselback Squash with Leek and Apple Stuffing

The ‘hasselback’ method can transform boring side vegetables into the main attraction – it’s basically a way to make your veggies a bit EXTRA! If

14 April 2019

Living Consciously

This contains a paid for advertorial in collaboration with bareMinerals. In a personal effort to live more consciously, I wanted to provide you with the

14 November 2018