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(Vaguely) stylish Christmas jumper?

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Jellypudmum Wed 26-Nov-14 20:31:39

I am a size 20 and am hoping to find a Christmas jumper that does not make me look like a charicature?
Needed for Christmas jumper day at work ( work with children so need to join in the fun)!
Ideally I'd like something long, not too chunky (a long sleeved t shirt would be even better), not too red and cheap!
Have trawled the Internet but am losing the will to live!
Any help please?

MaryShelley Wed 26-Nov-14 20:35:28

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Tanaqui Wed 26-Nov-14 20:43:38

Asda!

eeyoreeeyoreoh Wed 26-Nov-14 20:49:40

[[http://www.next.co.uk/g4082s1#674254g40 these] are cute. I tried them on in the shop but couldn't really justify the spends on a christmas jumper. Really tempted by the navy one still, though.

AnathemaIsANiceNameForAGirl Wed 26-Nov-14 20:50:52

TK Maxx gets them in sometimes, I bought this last week and it is lovely smile

There are a few others, just need to browse for them.

travailtotravel Wed 26-Nov-14 22:23:08

Swim your way through the polyester tents, to Evans - where I think this is quite festive but tasteful.
www.evans.co.uk/en/evuk/product/clothing-250468/christmas-jumpers-3637061/evans-grey-christmas-sweatshirt-3528373?bi=1&ps=24

stonewalker Thu 27-Nov-14 14:18:57

I don't think it is worth paying much for a christmas jumper/tshirt as it won't get much wear... I have been wondering about just getting a plain long-sleeved t-shirt (or using an old one) and adding an iron-on transfer/patch or two. Looks like you can get some nice ones online, or I expect fabric shops might have them? I like this one:
www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00AIR6E8M/ref=pd_lpo_sbs_dp_ss_1?pf_rd_p=556244467&pf_rd_s=lpo-top-stripe&pf_rd_t=201&pf_rd_i=B00AIR6D4C&pf_rd_m=A3P5ROKL5A1OLE&pf_rd_r=13A2Y2ZPHH9FDMHAWB1Z

Could be a good way to get something a bit more subtle and stylish, but not too pricey?

mimiasovitch Thu 27-Nov-14 15:01:04

I bought 2 from asda, both a really fine knit. My children have complained they're not cheesy enough, I think they're flattering for my ginormo-boobs.
Holly
Also had the bling Christmas pudding one. Can't wait to wear them grin.

Mrsgrumble Thu 27-Nov-14 15:05:08

Could you wear a black sparkly jumper and Christmas scarf or pin accessories on (baubles etc)

That's what I did last year as I couldn't find anything and it looked like I was joining in and got wear out of the jumper after christmas

LeoandBoosmum Thu 27-Nov-14 17:24:56

ALL FROM NEXT and all available in your size smile

www.next.co.uk/G672044s8#946211G67

www.next.co.uk/g672044s7#699198g67

Or my personal favourite (though one or two reviews rec sizing down a size)!:
www.next.co.uk/g6744s3#816992g67

www.next.co.uk/g6746s1

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