Let's be real. If you don't attend at least one ugly sweater party during the holiday season, did the holidays even happen? When it comes to holiday sweaters, all things tacky and excessive are the name of the game and we've got the scoop on where to find the most extra. Take a walk on the wild side with the 10 best ugly Christmas sweaters to wear this month! For a few short weeks, the fashion police look the other way while we sport our most insane selections complete with garland, oversized patches, mismatched patterns, and more. We used our data-driven algorithm, bestselling buzz, and real user reviews to ensure you find the most faux paz-approved sweater on the shelves. Whether you're headed to a friend's house party or you're opting for a goofy approach to this year's family Christmas card photo, these wacky sweaters are sure to wow and dazzle. Shop and see outrageously good choices from iconic brands such as Forever 21, Boohoo, and Tipsy Elves. Opening image: boohoo.com
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December 5, 2018
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Forever 21 Plaid Holiday Sweater
BEST FOR: A themed day at the office
STYLE WITH: A pair of comfy faux leather leggings
Hooked Up by IOT Tropical Santa Sweater
LOVED FOR: All-over sequins, an embroidered Santa, pom-pom balls, and white fuzzy neckline fabric combine for a collage of holiday spirits in a variety of sizes!
HELPFUL TIP: This sweater fits true to size
Forever 21 Sequin Elf & Snowflake Sweater
WHY YOU NEED IT: In addition to adding some holiday joy to any ensemble, this sweater doubles as en elf costume essential for any themed parties on your agenda.
LOVED FOR: The relaxed fit and jingle bell details
Boohoo Single Ready To Mingle Christmas Jumper
BEST FOR: All the single ladies!
STYLE WITH: A pair of cute metallic leggings and black booties
Tipsy Elves Christmas Lights Sweaters
USERS SAID: "Wearable for ugly sweater day although it’s not technically ugly. It’s very pretty and the sequins make it super shiny. I actually got several compliments on it."
WHY YOU NEED IT: In addition to being merry and bright (literally), this sweater is made with high quality double-panel construction with reinforced seams, ensuring you can keep wearing it for seasons to come.
Tipsy Elves Break the Internet Ugly Christmas Sweater
WHY YOU NEED IT: This sweater is a perfect spin on the now-iconic Paper Magazine shoot featuring Kim Kardashian, who reenacted a shot originally made famous by photographer Jean-Paul Goude in 1976. Needless to say, wearing this sweater is an automatic 1,000,000 internet cool points.
USERS SAID: "I love this sweater! I bought it for my family holiday card but wear it all the time now because it’s so comfy."
Tipsy Elves Garland Christmas Sweater
BEST FOR: Being the brightest ornament in the bunch
FUN FACT: This sweater is made of high-quality, super soft acrylic that won't itch or shrink.
V28 Christmas Sweater
LOVED FOR: The soft fabric, cheerful designs, and budget-friendly price
USERS SAID: "This was a great sweater for the price! I actually bought it for a Christmas party and to wear at my daughter's school party."
Tipsy Elves Christmas Stocking Tacky Sweater
USERS SAID: "This sweater was perfect for the Christmas sweater contest—it won "Most Practical" because you can fit a bottle of wine in the stocking; there is even a pouch for your phone! It runs large, but it keeps you warm and doesn't feel scratchy."
STYLE WITH: A bottle of wine, of course!
Tipsy Elves Wrapping Paper Christmas Sweater
BEST FOR: The competitive party-goer. This best-selling, gift-like sweater is sure to win the ugly sweater contest.
USERS SAID: "Absolutely perfect! It's very well made, not cheap at all. The blue elbow pads are velvet! I can't' wait to wear this!"
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