Comfortable, stylish T-shirts and sweatshirts are safe options when it comes to failsafe options. Of course, not any garm will do. We have curated a selection from a few independent labels to give each one that personal touch. What’s not love about that?
There are many options, from a beautiful pastel sweatshirt inspired by Aperol to a self-motivating T shirt to something that will satisfy even the most fussy friend. These options make it easy to find a stylish and warm gift for someone you care about.
Scroll down to see the gifts you can buy for others (and probably yourself).
Black & Beech Woman Up Sweater
Christopher Kane’s infamous ‘More Joy” slogan sweatshirt is a great example of how you can communicate a lot with two words. It gives you instant motivation. Black & Beech is the perfect way to promote your gender equality beliefs to the rest of the world. Beech’s slogan sweatshirt “Woman Up”.
This deep forest green jumper is made from a mix of polyester and recycled cotton. It will be your go-to on weekends and other occasions when you need extra motivation to get through the day. Comfortable and meaningful? Yes.
Iggy & Burt Blue Dangerous Creature cashmere jumper
This cashmere/merino mix jumper may be ringing a bell. You might recognize the pink version of US Democratic senator Kyrsten Silena’s February 2021 appearance on the Senate floor. It then went viral.
It’s now available in blue and is perfect for storing in your bag in the event of cold weather or changeable spring days. It’s also a conversation starter, perfect for when you feel like making a subtle feminist statement, if you’re stylist.
Black and Beech women up T-Shirt
Black & Beech reminds the world that language matters. Exclusive to The Drop, Beech’s Woman up slogan T-shirt. It is available in two styles: a white, short-sleeved, or black, with long sleeves. Made from ethically-sourced materials.
Black & Beech founder Stacey is passionate about supporting causes that benefit women and donates her collection to charities like Repeal 8, Together For Yes and Plan International. We will always prioritize brands that give back…
Uzma Bozai sweatshirt
Two things are needed for off-duty: sleep and fashionable loungewear. Uzma Bozai’s pastel pink, hand-embellished sweatshirt ticks both boxes. You’ll also get PS45 exclusive to The Drop.
This cotton piece is handmade by skilled artisans from India, who are paid fair wages and have access to employment rights. The glamorous addition of sequins and beads to the lashes elevates this piece to ‘leaving home’ status. You can pair it with joggers, a sequin mini-skirt, and stomper shoes.
Marina B C’est La Vie jumper
Although it may seem a little basic, we believe that everything sounds better when spoken in French. Marina B, a Leicestershire lifestyle label, has you covered. These sweatshirts in navy are embellished with the roll-off-the tongue phrase, “C’est La Vie”, written in handwriting that we wish we could have.
They are made from 80% cotton and can be used for everything from dog walks to sofa sessions. De rien…
Limpet Store I Just Want Snacks sweatshirt
There’s always someone who loves snacks, no matter if it’s chunks of Dairy milk, hummus, crackers, or Walkers Ready Salted. This slogan sweatshirt, which Emily, the founder of Limpet fashion label, created, embodies our need for snacks at all times.
The go-with-everything slogan ‘I Just Want Snacks” is available in three colors. It’s for people who need to have easy access to nutritious food. You can wear it under a puffer during winter, or with jeans cut-offs in spring to show the world how you feel. Get the Monster Munch…
Sofe Store aperol queen crew neck
Sofe’s Aperol Queen sweatshirt will make you feel like an Amalfi-style sunspot or a friend who cannot resist the classic cocktail regardless of the weather.
The ‘Aperol Queen” slogan can be purchased in white or pale pink. It was designed by Sophie, Sofe founder. After launching the brand in her bedroom during the pandemic, she quit her job to devote her full-time time to the venture. Her cocktail-inspired prints now have a lot of admirers.
Rock On Ruby lets it snow Christmas sweatshirt
Rock On Ruby has the perfect lo-fi option if you’re looking to channel Christmas spirit but with a French twist throughout the year.
You’ll be counting down to the big day with a chic, handwritten Let It Snow motto on the chest, accompanied by a sprinkle of stars and snowflakes on the lower sleeves.
Rae Apero Sweatshirt
FWP by Rae was founded out of a love and appreciation for ethically-made clothing. This cheeky Apero slogan boxy style fits perfectly with what we are feeling.
FWP by Rae founder explains that “Un petit apero?” was a question he heard a lot while living in France. Aperitif (an acronym for aperitif time) is considered a serious time of the day in France. It is usually taken just before lunch or before dinner.
You can dress it up for cocktail hour in pinky coral and lilac rose or off-white and slate green.
House of Alice Diva Tshirts
House of Alice’s Diva slogan T shirts could not have come at a better moment, with the Y2K and 90s fashion revivals going nowhere. Alice Thornton, founder of Alice Thornton, created a small batch of T-shirts to pay tribute to the iconic musicians. The collection also features 90s bubble writing.
The hardest part? Choosing between Mariah Carey and Dolly Parton, Whitney Houston, or Britney Spears.
Limpet Store, I need a nap sweater
Limpet Store’s fleece-lined, cosy sweatshirt is imprinted “That Sunday Afternoon” and keeps you stylishly warm.
The playful loungewear staple comes in three colours that go with everything, including black, grey, and white embroidery. It is also available in an oversized fit, making it a great WFH option.
Calabash Coast Tshirt
This T-shirt in a relaxed fit is printed to order and exclusive to The Drop. Polly Knight, style director at Stylist, says that everyone needs a white 100% organic cotton T-shirt with a subtle slogan.
It will be paired with a black tailored blazer as we enter the office.
RAE Bon Vintage Sweatshirt FWP
This 100% organic cotton sweatshirt comes in a fine knit and feels more like a sweater. It is made in India in a Fairtrade factory that only uses organic cotton sourced through The Chetna Project.
These farmers are able to improve their livelihoods by incorporating organic and Fairtrade principles. Fairtrade Certified and organic cotton is produced by farmers without the use of child labour, synthetic pesticides and fertilers, or GMOs. They are also involved in the decision-making process throughout the entire production and selling cycle.
FWP by Rae adds embroidery through a small business in Surrey, so that it looks and feels great.
Coco Roses Sisterhood Tshirt
Mimi, founder of Coco Roses Apparel, says, “I design everything with one goal: to inspire, empower, and make women feel great about themselves (once in a while).”
This is why she created a limited edition T-shirt exclusively for The Drop by Stylelist. This stunning top is made from organic, ethical fabrics and is hand dyed.
Bookishly’s sweatshirt is a marriage of loungewear and classic literature. It pays homage to Jane Austen’s most iconic settings. It’s the slogan sweatshirt that celebrates Pemberley, Pride and Prejudice’s magnificent estate, and the year the novel was published.
Fashion insiders love varsity-style jumpers, which only adds to their appeal.
Black & Beech T-shirt
Sophie Potter, a Cardiff-based illustrator, designed the hand-drawn pink flower design. She paired it with bold black lettering on organic cotton ecru cotton, which is textured with remnants from the original plant. It gives it an authentically imperfect feel.
Do you want your wardrobe to be more emblematic of feminist history? Here’s where you can start…
Iggy & Burt Creature cashmere sweater
The layer is a mix of cashmere & merino wool and it’s perfect for outdoor dining on chilly spring nights. It also matches perfectly with the pink-loving person in our lives.
Sabinna tsronger with t-shirt
This T-shirt is not only the perfect loose-fitting white shirt, but it also has serious eco-credentials. Sabinna and Karo Oh, an Austrian illustrator, have created a message to inspire hope through a Stronger Together design. The label also features a QR code.
This means that if you don’t need or want your T-shirt anymore, you can return it to the manufacturer and they will recycle it. Genius!
Bob the Brand Motherhood Sweatshirt
The BOB brand was proudly designed and printed in Manchester. You can customize your order and reduce the environmental impact of all its products.
You can choose from a small or a large chest print to let someone know you think they are amazing.