27 best Christmas jumpers for kids 2022: from Next, H&M, John Lewis, Boden and other top brands

Best Christmas jumpers for kids that are perfect for tots to tweens, and from just £9

Five different kids christmas jumpers to illustrate the best christmas jumpers for kids
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The best Christmas jumpers for kids have fast become a popular tradition, so kit your kids out in a little festive cheer with our edit of the best for newborns to teens.

Oh yes, it's that time of year again where we take stock of what Christmas kit fits and what needs replacing. Especially with all the parties, school discos and other festive events on the horizon - not to mention Christmas Jumper Day itself.

Whether your little ones love reindeers, tractors or sausage dogs our Christmas edit has got you covered. We've hit all the high-street favourites; Next, H&M, M&S and more. Much like Christmas pyjamas for kids, or family Christmas jumpers the demand and diversity of jumpers have quadrupled in recent years. Much like the best Christmas jumpers for adults. 

Our family editor Stephanie Lowe tells us how kids Christmas jumpers aren't just for Christmas; "Traditions are such a huge part of family life, whether you're following old ones or creating new ones. And, Christmas jumpers is one of the strong ones. They don't always have to be new, I buy big so my son gets at least two years out of it and when it comes to replacing, I always trawl Facebook sells and Vinted to find great bargains each year."

Best Christmas jumpers for kids 2022

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1. Family collection Santa jumper - View at H&M

RRP: £19.99 | Delivery: 3-5 days/Next day £5.99 | Sizes available: 4 months - 10 years

As kids Christmas jumpers go, a bright red jumper with a cheerful Santa on the front ticks all the boxes, especially as it comes in sizes for all the family. This soft jacquard knit will keep your little one cosy warm this winter. Become a member at H&M and get free delivery.


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2. Reindeer Christmas kids jumper - View at H&M

RRP: £14.99 | Delivery: 3-5 days/Next day £5.99 | Sizes available: 1.5 years - 10 years

The pom-poms are real as is the fuzzy reindeer nose, the interactive motif makes this festive number a winner. Become a member at H&M and get free delivery.


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3. Sledding bunny Christmas kids jumper - View at H&M

RRP: £14.99 | Delivery: 3-5 days/Next day £5.99 | Sizes available: 1.5 years - 6 years

A cute festive jumper, this sledding bunny motif is on a long-sleeve soft jacquard and a dropped hem at the back. Become a member at H&M and get free delivery.


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4. Cheery Santa Christmas kids jumper - View at M&S

RRP: £9 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.50/Next day £4.99 | Sizes available: 0-3 years

This cheery cosy jumper is cotton-rich with ribbed hems on the collar and cuff and poppers on the back to make getting over a little one's head super easy. 


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5. Dinosaur Fair Isle Christmas kids jumper - View at M&S

RRP: £16 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.50/Next day £4.99 | Sizes available: 2-7 years

As kids Christmas jumpers go this is inspired by traditional Fair Isle knits, with a regular fit and has added stretch for extra comfort. Ribbing at the cuffs, hem and neckline keeps in the warmth with roarsome dinosaurs, Fair Isle-style stripes and zig-zags.


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6. Reindeer Christmas kids jumper - View at M&S

RRP: From £29.95 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.50/Next day £4.99 | Sizes available: 3-5 and 7-12 years

A fast-selling Christmas jumper, don't miss out. Machine washable and cosy-to-wear this reindeer jumper delivers on all things festive.


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7. Knitted polar bear Christmas kids jumper - View at M&S

RRP: £16 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.50/Next day £4.99 | Sizes available: 2-7 years

This novelty jumper is un-bear-lievably cute. Easy regular fit, with added stretch. Its adorable polar bear design features fluffy faux fur, embroidered details and a pom pom to top off their beanie hat.


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8. Cracking festive knitted Christmas kids jumper - View at Joules 

RRP: £27.95 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.50/Next day £5.95 | Sizes available: newborn - 24 months

This novelty red and white striped jumper is 100% cotton with he most scrumptious and festive little Christmas pudding on the front, with button fastening on the shoulders to make pulling it over your little one's head a bit easier. 


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9. Personalised I Still Believe in Santa Christmas kids jumper - View at Joules

RRP: £32 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.50/Next day £5.95 | Sizes available: 3 - 11 years

Get your little one ready for Christmas with this strong messaging. Personalised with their name this makes a great gift or - order a larger size - to keep them going for at least two years.  This relax fit white jumper is brush lined to make it extra cosy, perfect for those cold winter nights trying to spot the man himself.


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10. Personalised leopard print reindeer Christmas kids jumper - View at Joules

RRP: £25 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.50/Next day £5.95 | Sizes available: 3 - 13 years

Leopard print is a neutral and ready to rock around the Christmas tree this year. This unisex navy jumper is beautiful, and printed with your choice of initials. 


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11. Festive stripe kids jumper - View at John Lewis

RRP: From £17.60 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.95 | Sizes available: 3 - 12 years

From sweet gingerbread to candy canes, reindeers and Santa, this jumper has everything that makes Christmas so magical.  Made from a cotton blend and machine-washable and tumble-dry friendly (on low).


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12. Angel & Rocket Kids' Hallie Christmas Jumper - View at John Lewis

RRP: From £13 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.95 | Sizes available: 3-10 years

Super snuggly, this is the coolest and fluffiest Christmas jumper for kids. Covered in seasonal words, and made from a super soft grey yarn with a balloon sleeve, it's the perfect seasonal jumper.


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13. Angel & Rocket Kids' Pablo polar bear jumper - View at John Lewis

RRP: From £10 | Delivery: 3-5 days £3.95 | Sizes available: 2-12 years

Simple, festive and 100% cotton, this bargain jumper has a bold and colourful Jolly and Bright slogan is not to be missed. Machine-washable and tumble-dry friendly (on low).


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14. Red Santa Knitted Hooded Jacket - View at Boden

RRP: £28 | Delivery: free over £30 | Sizes available: 12-18 months only

Mini Santa incoming.Bold red and festive, this 100% cotton cardigan will not only keep your little one toasty this winter, but make them look super cute. 


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15. Fun Fair Isle Christmas cardigan - View at Boden

RRP: From £37 | Delivery: free over £30 | Sizes available: 2-12 years

While it's not categorically a jumper, this festive cardi buttoned up an totally work as a jumper, it's just too Christmassy to not show you. A fabulously soft and comfortable knit, with 60% cotton and 10% wool there will be no 'it's itchy' complaints. 


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16. Snowman face long sleeve Christmas t-shirt - View at Next

RRP: From £9 | Delivery: 3-5 days/Next day £5.99 | Sizes available: 3 months - 7 years

This classic crew neck tee was made for snowman-building, and snowball fights. Perfect for those children who don't want to wear a hot, knitted jumper. 


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17. Festive friends Christmas kids jumper - View at Boden

RRP: From £34 | Delivery: free over £30 | Sizes available: 2-12 years

A festive road trip with dog and reindeer in the front and a towering Christmas tree and present pile in the back. What's not to love of this machine-washable jumper, 60% cotton and 10% wool so warm without the itch.


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18. Red Christmas jumper - View at Matalan

RRP: From £9 | Delivery: free over £30 | Sizes available: 4-11 years

A nice easy-to-wear jumper for the festive season. Machine-washable and 57% cotton it's light and under a tenner, what's not to love. 

19. Santa pug Christmas jumper for kids - View at Crew Clothing

19. Santa pug Christmas jumper for kids - View at Crew Clothing

RRP: From £22.50 | Delivery: free over £30 | Sizes available: 3 -12 years

Who doesn't love a Christmas pug? Especially when they are embellished with sequins on a pink striped jumper. The perfect Christmas jumper for any parties. 


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20. Father Christmas Fair Isle jumper - View at JoJo Maman Bebe

RRP: From £28 | Delivery: free over £30 | Sizes available: 6 months - 6 years

A traditional pattern made with a touch of cashmere, so it will feel comfortable, warm and soft - perfect for Christmas day.


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21. Robin Fair Isle cardigan - View at JoJo Maman Bebe

RRP: £28 | Delivery: free over £30 | Sizes available: 0 mths - 6 years

Fair Isle knits are a traditional staple, and this lovely robin themed version adds an adorable twist. And, the touch of cashmere gives a luxurious feel, lost on your little one but you know.  It's also machine washable, so it's practical as well as adorable.


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22. Orange penguin Christmas kids jumper - View at JoJo Maman Bebe

RRP: £22 | Delivery: Free over £30 | Sizes available: 6 months - 6 years

A Christmas jumper with a difference.... it's not red! Penguin appliqué to front has a front panel lined in cotton to avoid irritating, the long sleeves will keep little ones cosy and there's  button shoulder opening for easy dressing.


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23. Little pudding Christmas kids jumper -