It’s Christmas Jumper Day!

It may be grim Friday the 13th on the calendar,

but it is cheerful Christmas Jumper Day here in London!

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What is that?, you ask.  What exactly is a jumper?

I turn to the icon, Bridget Jones, for reference.  Americans may remember this “appalling” Christmas jumper worn by a certain Mark Darcy at the Turkey Curry Buffet:

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The Christmas jumper really is a thing here in London, as traditional as eggnog and mince pies.  All the shops boast a wide collection and some pop up stores even cater to this market:

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As they say, When in Rome…  And so I found myself at an Christmas jumper party last night happily embracing the theme with a great group of friends.

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My jumper featured a large reindeer head with a red nose that lit up with movement.

What better way to get into the holiday spirit…bring it, Rudolph!

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