9 Hideous Holiday Sweaters

By: Yves Jeffcoat

woman holding Christmas sweater
This sweater has a little too much Christmas cheer. PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GETTY IMAGES


1. Holiday Ho Ho Ho's

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Andy Richter, Mike Tyson, Conan O'Brien and Max Weinberg celebrate the holidays in matching (tacky) sweaters.
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2. One for Santa's 'Naughty' List

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Maybe this sweater isn't as "nice" as it is ... ugly.
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3.  A Holiday Creature Feature

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Puffy, decorative balls does a hideous holiday sweater make.
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4. 'Tis the Season for Sloths

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What the heck does a sloth have to do with the holidays?
2014 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Europe District/CC BY 2.0


5. So Many Santas

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Apparently Matt Damon has a pretty good sense of holiday humor.
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6. Reindeer Sweater Games

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You know a person takes her terrible sweater game seriously when it has 3-D elements.
2009 kt.ries/CC BY-NC 2.0

7. Gettin' Flashy

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These sweaters are pretty grotesque, to say the least.
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8. Not-so-sweet Sweater

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Candy canes, teddy bears and Christmas trees ... oh my.
2013 RichardBH/CC BY 2.0

9. Little Drummer Bear

"Can you send someone right away? It's a fashion emergency."
2005 Jon Holt/CC BY-NC-ND 2.0