6 Not-So-Ugly Holiday Sweaters!

Ugly Sweaters that are Actually Cute by Allison McNamara
  • Ugly Sweaters that are Actually Cute by Allison McNamara
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    Nothing ushers in the holiday season quite like an ugly sweater party. But, if you're anything like us, you've grown a bit tired of that itchy '80s hand me down and are ready to swap it out for something cute and kitschy. Which got us thinking... why wear an ugly holiday sweater when there are so many fun and dare we say, chic, options on the market?

    And, we’re not the only ones who fancy a seasonal sweater. We’ve spotted everyone from Drake and Justin Bieber, to Taylor Swift and even Hilary Clinton sporting their best renditions of this holiday staple. Heck, even Kanye West looks happy in his holiday sweater!

    Whether worn simply over a button down and jeans, or layered on top of a cocktail dress, we've put together the best holiday sweaters on the market along with some styling tips to maximize each look! Take a look, and shop your favorites.

    OPI, ugly sweaters, ugly sweater, styling tips, holiday parties1. Brave Soul Oh DeerHolidays Sweater, $33.00 - ASOS

    Are you a girl who loves puns? Then, look no further then this "Oh Deer" sweater from ASOS. 

    Wear:
    Leather black skirt
    White button down
    Tights
    Oxfords


    2. Let It Snow V-NeckSweaer, $217.00

    Want a sweater that you can wear everywhere? Wildfox’s “Let It Snow” pullover can be styled up for a festive night out, thrown over jeans for running errands, or worn with PJs on Christmas morning.

    Wear:
    High-waist jeans
    Printed, nylon socks
    Loafers


    3. Mickey Mouse Holiday Ornament Pullover For Women, $49.95

    Calling all Disney fanatics – this is for you! There are tons of fashion girls who love Disney; super blogger Chiara Ferragni even has a Mickey Mouse tattoo. Tastefully incorporate your Disney spirit this holiday season with this embroidered sweatshirt.

    Wear:
    White ripped jeans
    Killer heels


    4. LAMB Crewneck Sweater,$89.50 - Talbots

    No one likes a baa humbug – until now! This chic navy sweater from Talbots covered in sweater-clad sheep is a riff off of Princess Diana’s famous black sheep sweater, and is sure to be a hit at any party.

    Wear:
    Gingham button down
    Navy pencil skirt
    Great heel


    5. Santa Break the Internet Sweater,$74.95 – Tipsy Elves

    Step aside Kim Kardashian, Santa’s breaking the internet this holiday season with this hilarious sweater inspired by Kim’s Paper magazine cover from last year.

    Wear:
    Dark-wash denim
    Black booties


    6.  Christmas Donut Cropped Jumper, $30.60, Missguided

    Want something a little sexier? Try this Christmas sweater from Missguided with very carefully placed donuts. Warning: NSFW.

    Wear:
    Leather pants
    Black cage heels
    Red lip

    Written by Allison McNamara -