The best knitwear to keep you warm this winter
Cosy knits to snuggle up in all winter long
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words Sophie Lou Wilson
The right knitwear can feel like a warm hug. January is cold and your housemates don’t want to put the heating on, so the perfect jumper is less of a luxury right now and more of a necessity. But finding the right knitwear can be a bit of a mission. The material needs to be soft, not scratchy. Warm, but not too sweaty. And ideally in a durable material that will see you through many winters to come.
Whether you’re looking for a statement sweater, classic cable knit or cosy beanie, we’ve curated a bunch of the best knitwear to snuggle up in this winter. From luxurious alpaca wool blend turtlenecks to cropped cardigans for layering, here’s your go-to knitwear edit for the colder months.
Beacon Merino Wool Crew Sweater Earth & Royal Blue
If you need a practical sweater, you can’t go far wrong with a merino wool knit from The English Difference. It serves its purpose to keep you warm while looking cute at the same time. The Beacon Crew Sweater is a chunky knit taking inspiration from vintage military knitwear with a colourful, contemporary update. Want a jumper you can wear for days straight? Look no further.
Stripe Beanie Burgundy
Have your head in the right place with The English Difference’s stripe burgundy beanie. Each hat is knitted in the UK from premium cotton while the design is a graphic take on a classic style. It’s made from a chunky rib with a deep turn-up cuff for full warmth.
Rocky Cable Cropped Cardigan
Cara & The Sky makes unique, sustainable knitwear in fun colours. So if you’re looking to inject some colour into your wardrobe, check out this cable knit cardigan. It’s knitted in a super soft lofty yarn that feels as good as it looks.
BLUE SKIES AHEAD
Beacon Merino Wool Crew Sweater Royal Blue & Olive
A bright jumper to go with everything. This one evokes the blue skies and green grass of the summer days we’re longing for right now. Embody the upbeat mood of warmer seasons with this merino wool sweater from The English Difference. Knitted in the UK, snap it up now to get a 30% discount.
TIME TO SHINE
Mimi Crop Cable Jumper
If you want to inject a bit of sunshine into your day, then this is the jumper for you. Made from a soft luxe mid-weight mustard yellow yarn, the Mimi crop is Cara & The Sky’s reinvention of the classic cable jumper. It features unique cable and mixed stitch detailing in a gorgeous, relaxed fit.
Chunky Big Bobble Hat in Aqua, Mustard & Marshmallow
Looking to add some colour to these dark winter days? Want to have more fun with fashion? And still keep your head warm? Then say hello to your favourite hat. Junkbox Apparel’s chunky big bobble hat is manufactured in Kilbride, Scotland, finished with a certified vegan-friendly tag.
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