Nothing beats the warm feeling of putting on a good quality jumper when it's freezing outside and one of the major perks of winter is the simplicity of flinging on a knitted jumper and your outfit is half way to being sorted.
Whether you are dressing to impress, for a festive extravaganza, or setting up camp on the sofa for a movie-marathon your knitwear can be a sartorial statement or the next best thing to a comforting hug from your mother this winter. And let's not forget, jumpers make a great gift for someone at Christmas!
Known for selecting only the finest of wools, Shetland Woollen Co. has created a range of crew neck jumpers worn by the likes of JFK, and Mick Jagger. The secret to their jumpers high quality? Brushing the wool multiple times to give the yarn a super-soft feel. Shetland wool is renowned for knitwear capable of locking in warmth whilst simultaneously remaining breathable. The Shaggy Crew Neck Jumper, available in a variety of colours, is an Idle Man favourite for adding a pop colour to our wardrobes.
Outdoor brand Kestin Hare designs for those who want to look and feel good in clothing that is practical and fit for purpose to enjoy the outdoors come rain or shine. The Evans Roll Neck Jumper is an absolute wardrobe staple with its seamless chunky knit made from flecked yarn and added roll-neck detail. Smart enough for office and relaxed enough for country side strolls, you're guaranteed to stay extra warm through even the harshest winter winds.
Along with their trusty coats, Barbour's classic range of premium jumpers makes the brand synonymous with winter wardrobe-essentials. The Tisbury Half Zip Jumper made from tweed-fleck yarn features paired-back details and the subtle signature Barbour shield, allowing for easy day-to-night dressing. Pair with blue jeans and trainers for a casual day time look or dress it up with black jeans and an evening jacket for when you’re heading out to explore the night.
Bringing back an old favourite to the knitwear collection, our V neck vertical stripe cardigan is reminiscent in its style of the old chunky knit ‘Grandad cardigans’. Updated in new colour-ways the relaxed-fit makes it ideal for casual ensembles. Let the double vertical stripe work its shape-elongating magic and pair with a classic polo neck for a retro look.
Contemporary menswear brand Albam, are known for their timeless, utilitarian designs and high-quality garment construction. Mindful in their colour application, Albam are the kings of experimentation and perfect if you are looking to be a little more adventurous with colours and patterns. The ever-popular Shetland Jumper is hailed for both comfort and style and is washed using local spring water for a super-soft handle feel. The Rust colour way is an Idle Man favourite.
Everyone needs a go-to jumper that you can chuck over your head, and still look somewhat put together. Carhartt WIP's Anglistic Jumper in classic black is our go-to. Minimal in style and comfortable to wear, we pair ours with a plain white t-shirt, and blue jeans for a quick and easy dash-out-the-door look.