Ugly Christmas sweaters are everywhere, but who wants the generic designs that you find in every high street store? There’s no need to get yourself in a sweat-er about it, just peruse our list for a sweater to suit every member of the family, from grandparents right down to pets.
Dog Breed Ugly Christmas Sweaters
The coziest ugly Christmas sweater for dog lovers! 65+ dog breeds available.
Snowman Suspenders Ugly Christmas Sweater
If you want to go all out this year with your Christmas sweater, they don’t come much more in-your-face than this one, which also features a built-in snowman tie and suspenders.
Moira Rose Ugly Christmas Sweater
Whether you choose a festive red or a summery pink for this sweater, fans of Schitt’s Creek will instantly recognize the matriarch from the hit TV show. Complete with her trademark ‘Bebe’, this sweater features the title of the classic Christmas song ‘Bebe, it’s cold outside’.
Drinking Game Sweater
Turn yourself into a game with this funny winter warmer. Fashioned with a red, green, and white target on the front, this drinking game top comes with 6 Velcro balls to throw at the target, and a set of rules on the back should the balls actually stick where they hit.
Realistic Holiday Chest Sweater
If you want to show a bit of naked flesh with your outfit this year, how about donning this bare chested sweater for your office party? With an acceptable level of hirsuteness portrayed, this sweater includes baubles on the nipples and a string of lights around the neck.
Dog Breed Ugly Christmas Sweaters
Dog owners will often dress their pets up in seasonal outfits, but now YOU can dress up in THEM with one of these not-so-ugly Christmas sweaters. With loads of different breeds available, this sweater shows the pooch on the front, surrounded by festive designs such as snowflakes and trees.
Merry Chrithmith Sweater
If boxing is your jam, then this is the top for you. Featuring the unmistakable face of Mike Tyson, this sweatshirt comes in more than 40 colors and designs, but the one thing they have in common is the greeting Mike gives with his distinctive lisp.
Meowy Christmas Cat Ugly Christmas Sweater
Made to order, and pre-shrunk for a long-lasting perfect fit, this sweatshirt is an absolute must for cat lovers and cat parents alike. With five colors to choose from, this sweatshirt is unisex, and features a rather angry looking kitty on the front wearing a Santa hat, and ‘Meowy Christmas’ underneath.
Gaudy Garland Sweater
Some ugly Christmas sweaters are subtle and tasteful – this is not one of those sweaters! Impossibly festive, this green sweater is strewn with lots and lots of tinsel, along with red, gold, and silver baubles and a cute, all-over snowflake design.
Pizza Cat Xmas Dinosaur
If pizza and puddy cats are your two favorite things, this is definitely the sweatshirt for you. With a background of galaxy images in vivid purples and blues, this shirt features Christmassy kitties wearing Santa hats, along with giant slices of delicious-looking pizza and strategically placed baubles.
Fa La La Llama Ugly Christmas Sweater
Llamas aren’t the first animal you’d think of when it comes to furry festive friends, but this one looks resplendent in its red and green striped sweater. Appearing distinctly elf-like in his attire, this llama stands tall on the front of this top, with ‘Fa lala lama’ printed above.
Shiba Inu Ugly Christmas Sweater
Just like the dog on the front, this sweater is soft and cozy, and perfect for the holiday season. With the right amount of stretch for the perfect fit, this Shiba Inu sweater features the dog itself with a string of lights around its neck and a snowman and Christmas tree pattern.
Funny Dinosaur in a Sweater
From the back this sweater looks like standard, smart winter wear – what with the Fair Isle pattern and festive red and green colors. But turn it around and everyone is confronted with a ferocious T-Rex dinosaur, wearing a matching sweater with too-long sleeves.
Cat Ugly Sweater
You can never have enough cats, as this ugly Christmas sweater shows. Covered in dozens of adorable kittens wearing Santa hats, this sweet sweatshirt is available in sizes small to 3XL, and is really as far from ‘ugly’ as you can get!
Persian Cat Ugly Christmas Sweater
Persian cats always look regal, and the one on the front of this pullover is no exception. Simple and with just the right amount of festivity, this top is available in six different colors, and features the cute kitty on the front, amidst a sprinkling of subtle yuletide patterns.
Happy Birthday Jesus Sweater
Keep the original reason behind Christmas alive and kicking with this funny but nevertheless thought-provoking sweater. Available in sizes medium to XXL, this sweater comes in a vivid green color, and features none other than Jesus himself, wearing a paper hat, holding a balloon, and sporting a ‘Birthday Boy’ robe.
Corgi Ugly Christmas Sweater
If the queen of England wore an ugly Christmas sweater, we can guarantee that it would look something like this one. Bright red in color (although other colors are available), this acrylic pullover shows the cutest Corgi on the front, with a bells and snowflakes pattern all around.
Funny Sloth Sweater
Christmas is a time for taking things easy, and who better to demonstrate than this adorable sloth? Looking for all the world like he’s having a cuddle, the sloth is wearing a green festive sweater that matches the one you’ll be wearing, except that yours will be in red.
Guinea Pig Ugly Christmas Sweater
The ideal pullover for people who like their furry friends smaller than usual, this one has the cutest little guinea pig standing on the front. There are six colors to choose from, but each one has the fluffy little cavy standing underneath a shower of holly and snowflakes.
Gingerbread Man Roid Rage Christmas Sweater
A great alternative to a classic seasonal sweater, this one is great for bakers and those with a slightly darker sense of humor. Made in green with a red neck, bottom, and cuffs, this elf-colored pullover shows a gingerbread man with alternative features, courtesy of a discarded tube of icing.
Disney fans will be able to wear this top long after Christmas is over, thanks to the beautiful blue color and the most subtle of festive patterns. Boasting the prettiest mermaid of all, this Ariel sweater is ideal for anyone who likes their attire to be on the less-obviously festive side.
Pug Ugly Christmas Sweater
The ultimate ‘pugly’ Christmas sweater for dog lovers, this adorable version is really too cute to qualify. A little squishy-faced pug stands on the front wearing its own festive outfit, and is surrounded by stockings, trees, and a flurry of white snowflakes.
Merry Christmas Ya Filthy Animal
Fans of Home Alone, and those not given to sentimental greetings, will adore wearing this pullover all season long. Warm and soft, this men’s sweater is covered with various symbols of the Holidays, including Christmas trees and snowflakes, with ‘Merry Christmas Ya Filthy Animal’ displayed across the middle.
Frog Ugly Sweater
If you prefer your pets to be reptilian rather than fluffy, this is the pullover for you. With six colors to choose from, this top has a rather large frog on the chest, surrounded by tasty bugs and floaty snowflakes for that subtle nod to the season.
Photo-Realistic Tattoo Sweater
Win the prize for the ugliest sweater at the office party with this badass Santa top. Made from 100% polyester so it’s more lightweight than woollen ones, this shirt will turn any wearer into a tattooed Bad Santa in a fur-trimmed red vest, complete with wide, buckled belt.
Dabbing Unicorn Santa Ugly Christmas Sweater
This sweatshirt brings together so many elements that it’s hard to know where to start. Firstly, it’s a unicorn, and secondly it’s wearing a Santa suit complete with a beard. But perhaps the coolest thing about this mystical horned horse is the fact that it’s dabbing like a pro!
Caroling Sharks Ugly Christmas Sweater
Three carolling sharks adorn this cheerful Christmas sweater, but what are they singing? We three fins? We fish you a merry Christmas? Koi to the world? Come on, we’re trying!
Blizzard Bay Men's Cow Crew Neck Ugly Xmas
Other ugly Christmas sweaters will be cow-ering in the corner, shying away from the beefiness that is this winter woolly. Featuring a cow wearing his very own Christmas sweater, this one even has a little bell that jingles when you move. Make no mis-steak, this is a sweater to be reckoned with.
Blizzard Bay Men's Gift of Tacos Crew Neck Ugly Xmas
Need an ugly Christmas sweater ta-co to the office party in? At first glance it looks like a traditional yuletide woolly, but it depicts a gift that any truly wise man would give at Christmas – a trio of tempting tacos all wrapped up in a bow. Easier on the teeth than gold.
Men's Fireplace Is Lit Light Up Ugly Sweater
Throw some light on your fella’s dance moves this Christmas with a sweater that lights up when he moves! Featuring three stockings hanging above a fireplace, and a festive wreath topping the lot, this ugly Christmas sweater has four hidden LED lights that are motion activated, making this a blinking marvellous woollen to wear.
Smug Llama Ugly Christmas Sweater
Wear this and insure there won’t be anay drama this year during the holidays!
Snoop Dog Fo Shizzle Dizzle Sweater
If you want to look as laid back and cool as Snoop Dog this year, then this is definitely the sweater for you, thanks to the ‘alternative’ Christmas poem on the front.
Alex Stevens Reindeer Hangover
Drinking heavily at Christmas will cost you deer, and although we can’t tell if this reindeer is Rudolph or not (who doesn’t have a red nose after vomming?) he is certainly going to a red-faced reindeer when Santa finds out! Thanks to this ugly Christmas sweater, now we know never to eat yellow OR green snow!
Snowtorious (TM) Ugly Christmas Sweater
You can have your ugly Christmas sweater shopping all rapped up with the Snowtorious sweatshirt. With swags of attitude, the star of this top sports a crown, bling, and a lit cigar while keeping it real on a candy cane. Please note: it does not come with a ‘hood.
Cat Breed Ugly Christmas Sweaters
If they own cats and like cats more than dogs, these are the sweaters for them! With many of the most popular cat breeds available you can find something that’s personal to them.
Guinea Pig Ugly Christmas Sweater
Cute guinea pig themed ugly sweater for the furry potato lovers in your life.
Soteer Ugly Vintage Xmas Tree Warm Sweater
If you want to flash a bit of flesh as well as your Christmas lights, this cold shoulder Christmas sweater is perfect for you. Featuring snowmen, snowflakes, and a Christmas tree, this is a sweater that will keep you looking festive but there’s snow way it will keep you warm!
Ugly Christmas Sweater Men's Elf Vest
Get a head and stay Elfy when you wear this Elf vest this Christmas. From behind it looks like an ordinary vest, but turn around and whoa there Rudolph…you look exactly like an Elf! But remember, the best way to spread Christmas cheer, is singling loud for all to hear! So clear your throat, Buddy.
Ugly Christmas Tree Sweater
Stand well back Misters, the lady in this ugly Christmas sweater doesn’t want your balls anywhere near her Christmas tree! Sporting the minimalist look, this tree likes being naked, and is happy wearing just a hat and a smile. Best go hang your baubles on someone else’s branches.
TeeStars Santa Riding Unicorn Rainbow Sweatshirt
What happens when Santa’s entire herd of flying reindeer comes down with the flu? Well, he calls the Unicorns, of course! These ugly Christmas sweaters for kids show the big man himself riding through the rainbow on a beautiful, magical unicorn. Snow joke, that’s what really happens!
Blizzard Bay Men's Spit Roast Reindeer
It seems Santa has run out of bucks to buy food with, so he’s sacrificing his reindeer instead! This horrendously ugly Christmas sweater depicts Bad Santa barbequing poor ol’ Rudy over an open fire – if he wanted roasted chestnuts there are better ways of doing it!
Couples Ugly Christmas Sweater
In a couple already? Then why not be really naff and wear his n hers outfits to the Christmas party? The bells on the hem of ‘his’ sweater invite people to jingle his bells, while the gloves strategically placed on the chest of ‘her’ sweater asks you to feel the joy. But beware cold hands!
Ugly Christmas Sweater Elf Hoodie Pullover
This sweater will make an excellent outfit for all those Elfies you’ll be taking at the office shindig. Get in tune-ic with your inner elf by sporting this adorable sweater that even features iconic elf ears and a pompom. A great pullover for singing all those old Elfis classics at the karaoke, too.
Alex Stevens Men's Bikini Sasquatch
This is a sweater with plenty of sass-quatch. In a festive green, this Fair Isle knit plays second fiddle to the main star of the show, the beyootiful bikini clad Sasquatch striding provocatively across the front, red lips puckered and ready for that mistletoe! This is one abominable garment.
Ugly Christmas Sweater Men's Snow's Out Pullover
Guys, get ready for a night out on the town this Christmas with this classically colored ugly sweater with a decidedly unclassic message! “Snow’s out, ho ho ho’s out’ is a sweater just made for going out ‘on the pull’, although it does give the idea that you might not be looking for a cracker!
Punky Rooster Ugly Christmas Sweater
An adorable farm-themed christmas sweater for anyone that raises chickens (or just loves birds in general).
Tipsy Elves North Pole Dancer Santa Stripper Sweater
Looks like Santy drank a little too much brandy on his rounds this Christmas, and as is so often the case with office parties, things got a little inappropriate! Hanging upside down on his North Pole, Santa definitely has some moves, as you can see from this truly ugly Christmas sweater.
Blizzard Bay Men's Festive Manatee Christmas Sweater
There’s ugly, and there’s this. In a month populated with colorful elves and rotund men in red, why oh why would you choose to wear a manatee on your front? Ok, the manatee is kinda cute with a goofy smile, but still, this festive floater does make this sweater really ugly! But sweet. Sorta.
Let's Get Lit
This top could have two meanings, depending on whether you use Merriam-Webster’s or Urban dictionaries, but either way it will make for a cool yule.
Uideazone 3D Digital Printed Ugly Christmas Sweatshirt
Have a roaring good time this season wearing this ‘under stated’ dinosaur sweatshirt. Looks like the Christmas tree has caught fire, and T Rex is in danger of having his chestnuts roasting on an open fire! It’s definitely not ugly though, (would you call a T Rex ugly to his face? We think not.)
Dr. Seuss Men's Grinch Face Sweater
Maybe Christmas, perhaps, CAN mean a little bit more this year, with this wonderfully ugly Christmas sweater featuring the handsome visage of the Grinch. The perfect woolly for the man Who-ville loves to hate Christmas, and we’re pretty sure he’ll steal the limelight wearing it.
Australian Shepherd Ugly Christmas Sweater
There’s nothing ugly about Australian Shepherds, but when you put one on the front of a sweater, you might just change your mind. Perfect for the office Christmas party.
Unique Ugly Sweater
Get pulses racing this Christmas with a sweater that’s far from ugly, unless it’s worn by a man, in which case it would be truly disturbing!
Faux Real Men's Santa Suit with Tattoos Top
Make room on the naughty list, because a lot of girls will be fighting over this tattooed Santa! As far as ugly Christmas sweaters go, this one ain’t too shabby, and with the sleeveless ‘jacket’ and heavily tattooed arms, this is definitely the one to Ink-lude on your shopping list!
Christmas Cat Ugly Sweater
Perfect for the crazy cat lady or lad, this top features so many cute kittens that you might just find strangers coming up and hugging you for no reason. Purrfect.
Faux Real Men's Feliz Navidad Long Sleeve T-Shirt
Mistletoe and mulled wine at the office party can make you pretty hot under the collar, so wear your ugly sweater in a much cooler way! The Feliz Navidad faux sweater looks exactly like the real thing, complete with tie, but in a t-shirt. And after a few rum punches no-one will be able to tell the difference!
Forum Novelties Light-Up Ugly Christmas Sweater
Be the light and soul of any Christmas party this year with this ugly sweater. From the bright green background to the baubles and candy canes, this sweater screams Christmas and best of all…it lights up! What could be more festive than that? You’ll be the flashiest reveller there.
Blizzard Bay Men's Rainbow Tree Crew Neck
Now this is an ugly Christmas sweater that you would NOT like to look at with a hangover! The colors are bright enough, but when you factor in the gazillion sequins that make up the multi-colored Christmas tree…that’s gotta hurt! Definitely a sweater to get you noticed.
Penguin Crewneck Christmas Sweater
We can’t, in all honesty, say this sweater is ugly because those two penguins are adorable! Available in both gray and pink, the aqua and magenta design will stand out a mile.
NFL Busy Block Sweater
What do you get when you cross Christmas with NFL? An ugly Christmas sweater that shows your allegiance to your favorite team, while also paying tribute to the most wonderful time of the year. Choose your team and we can guarantee you won’t want to claim your quarters back!
Pug Ugly Christmas Sweaters
Did you know that the Pug’s lineage stretches as far back as 400 BC and were treated like royalty, and that a group of pugs is called a ‘grumble’?
German Shepherd Ugly Christmas Sweaters
German Shepherds are known for their bravery, intelligence and fierce loyality to their people. Once a GSD owner, you’ll never want another breed.
28 Tacky DIY Ugly Christmas Sweaters for Your Holiday Party
Advent Calendar Christmas Sweater
If you’re looking for a DIY sweater to take you right through December, this advent calendar version is bang up to date. Take a plain sweater, and with some glitter, iron-ons, and whatever else you want to add you can make this interactive sweater that will have you counting the days to Christmas.
Grumpy Cat Christmas Sweater
If you’re feline grumpy about Santa Paws this year, show your distaste for the season by crafting your very own Grumpy Cat ugly Christmas sweater. With just one plain pullover, some felt, and some basic sewing knowledge, you can have the ugliest Christmas sweater ever. Tardar!
Ugly Sweaters For Days.
Can’t find any pants to go with your ugly Christmas sweater? Make it a sweater dress and you won’t need to! Take one ordinary plain garment, cut a tree from felt, and get to work, decking the halls with boughs of holly (well, buttons actually but you know) fa la la la la.
Diy Ugly Christmas Dress
Let’s a-dress the question – does an ugly Christmas sweater have to be a sweater? The answer? Hell no. You can uglify any garment you like, as shown in this tutorial from Crazy in Crafts, which will spark-le your own imagination and have you heading for the nearest thrift store.
Diy Kitten Mittens Ugly Sweater
Christmas sweaters are supposed to be kitsch, right? That’s good, because this one is about as kitsch as they come, covered as it is with a multitude of kitten mittens and silly string.
It’s Ugly Christmas Sweater Time
If you are looking for a sickly sweet sweater idea for a couple, then look no further. This pair of sweaters each features one half of a reindeer, with one end barfing and the other end, well, you get the idea. But nobody minds when it’s Christmas cheer he’s spewing and pooing.
Glitzy Reindeer Ugly Sweater
You can really go to town decorating this sweater, using fabric paints in weird and wonderful color and glitter combos, as well as festive stencils and even some clip-on baubles.
Diy Ugly Christmas Tree Sweater
Here’s a DIY that’s as easy as one, two, tree! With careful placement of tinsel you can really branch out and make this tree-mendous ugly Christmas sweater, complete with tree topper star. Hang as many or as few baubles as you like, and a candy cane or two will keep you looking even sweeter.
4 Ways To Make Your Own Ugly Holiday Sweater
Whatever your tastes in ugly Christmas sweaters, this DIY project brings you four ways to add some Christmas cheer to your gear. Whether you want a pooping Rudolph, a kitten in a stocking, or you want to tie in the theme with a thrift store tree, you will find some great ideas here.
Virtual Ugly Sweater Party
Don’t have a cold front this Christmas, warm it up with the glow from Rudolph’s nose instead. This superb DIY tutorial will show you how to turn an ordinary sweater into an ugly Christmas one with a few bits of felt, pompoms, giant googly eyes and of course the all-important hot glue gun.
Diy Texas Ugly Sweater
Make a his and hers set of sweaters with matching Texan themes, and you may find yourselves on the receiving end of the ‘best dressed couple’ award at the Christmas shindig this year.
Diy Light Up Christmas Tree Sweater
Making your own Christmas sweater means you can go as ugly as you like; just like a real tree, this one can be decorated with as many ornaments and lights as you want.
Diy Ugly Baby Sweater
Babies shouldn’t miss out on all the fun just because they’re tiny. Take inspiration from this tutorial which transforms a onesie into a wonderfully cute and festive outfit.
Ugly Christmas Sweater Ideas
If you’re hosting an ugly Christmas sweater party this year, why stop at sweaters? C.R.A.F.T has some great ideas for party decorations, wine bottle covers, hair decorations, cakes, and even a photo booth to show off all those tacky tops. Don’t sweat-er the small stuff, and be the hostess with the mostess.
Diy Ugly Christmas Sweater for Baby
Sometimes ugly can be cute, especially when there’s a baby involved. Turn your littlest Buddy into an elf with this tutorial which shows you how to turn a onesie to wondrous with a few craft supplies and a lot of Christmas spirit. It’s an ugly Christmas sweater to diaper for.
Diy Festive Reindeer Sweater
The best part of this DIY version is that you can make it as big, small, subtle, or loud as you like, and really make the most of festive fabrics and prints.
Diy Cheap Ugly Christmas Sweaters
This blog post shows you how to make not one but FOUR ugly Christmas sweaters, ranging from sweet and simple to in-your-face festive with all the trimmings, and all under $10 each.
Diy Tipping the Ladder Sweater
Some people just HAVE to win that ugly sweater competition, and if that someone is you, take a look at this video tutorial which will blow the competition out of the water.
Diy Stuck in the Chimney Ugly Sweater
This monstrosity could double as a Halloween sweater as well as a Christmas one, and is perfect for the ghoulish creators who want their own nightmare before Christmas.
Epic Bearded Santa Sweater
There are no instructions included with this blog post, but it should be enough to give you plenty of ideas to transform your own sweater into a truly epic bearded Santa ensemble.
Diy Hodge Podge Ugly Christmas Sweater
This homemade sweater is super cute and even comes with real working lights for a truly ‘lit’ garment – just add sweet Santa’s, elves, and other Xmas icons and start sewing.
Ugly Christmas Sweater Vest
Don’t leave your furry friends out of the festivities, they can get in on the ugly Christmas sweater fun too. With some glitter transfer sheets, pompoms, and whatever other baubles you want to festoon your bestie with, you can have your very own Santa Claws coming to heel.