FAQ: What To Wear To An Ugly Sweater Christmas Party?

What do you wear to an ugly Christmas sweater party?

The sweater is what the party is all about, right? Try to go for an original sweater that fits your body nicely, nothing that looks too big (unless you’re really going for the ugly theme!). Let your sweater be the star of your outfit and pair it with a simple pair of black leather leggings and cute ankle boots!

What makes an ugly Christmas sweater?

An ugly Christmas sweater is any Christmas-themed sweater that could be considered in bad taste, tacky, or gaudy. The general consensus is that the more embellishments—tinsel, reindeer, Santa Clauses, candy canes, elves, presents, etc. —the uglier the sweater.

What do you do at an ugly Christmas sweater party?

A “Make your own funny Christmas T-shirt” table, a photo booth with some fun holiday props, and an ugly gift exchange are all good options. Games of chance like raffles and games of skill like ornament races will attract different people. And of course, it wouldn’t be complete without an ugly sweater contest.

Are Ugly Christmas sweaters supposed to be ugly?

The original ugly Christmas sweaters were never intended to be ugly. In fact, they were “really an art in a way,” said Asta Skocir, an associate professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology. That’s because in 80s and 90s, designers hand-knitted one-of-a-kind sweaters.

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