But just because you want to embrace the festive season doesn't mean you need to abandon all style. So, banish those thoughts of embarrassing Mark Darcy-like jumpers, and have a look at our edit of the most stylish Christmas jumpers on the high street instead.
There's nothing frumpy about these fashion picks, with French Connection, H&M and Boden all getting in on the festive season fun. In fact, you might be surprised at how any of your favourite brands have their own fashionable version of the classic Christmas jumper. These Yuletide tops are chic and fun, and can easily be paired with jeans for a more low-key look or with a pencil skirt for going out.
More of a traditionalist? Don't worry; we've got classic jumpers that will tick all the festive boxes. And for those of us who aren?t willing to dive into the Christmas jumper deep end, we?ve found a selection of jumpers that are so subtle, you'll be able to wear them even after the holidays. Want to channel your inner Sarah Lund? We've found just the thing.
So whatever you're after, get into the holiday spirit with our roundup of the best Yuletide knits. From the now-ubiquitous novelty jumper through to subtler prints and cosy glam with a hint of sparkle, we've found knits to match every style, shade and budget in our Christmas knitwear edit. Which will you choose this Christmas?
Pictured: If you're looking for a little more sparkle, we love Boden's 100% merino wool jumper featuring a sleek Christmas ornament.
Keep reading to discover more stylish Christmas jumpers....