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I’ve never been to an Ugly Christmas Sweater party before, but they sound like the would be fun! The idea of everyone voluntarily looking ridiculous is amusing. I started looking around to see what ideas I could put together if I was to throw an Ugly Christmas Sweater party, and boy did I find a lot! If you love this theme and want to plan your own tacky celebration, I hope you will get inspired by these ugly Christmas sweater party ideas.Ugly Sweater Christmas Holiday Party Invitation
You need to set the mood for your party right from the start. This means that the invitations should show exactly what your friends and family are in for at this shindig. What to include on the invitations:
- Will there be a contest and prizes?
- Is there a penalty for not wearing an ugly sweater?
- Are kids invited?
- Do they need to bring any food?
- RSVP information
Here are some fun invitation ideas:
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Return address labels
Make your invitations special by including a fun return address label or sticker.
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Sweaters for men
You can have a great time picking out a tacky Christmas sweater for your party. In my opinion, the funnier the better. I think the snowman one below is my favorite, and then the cat one – love it!
Alex Stevens Men’s Polar Bear Pair Ugly Christmas SweaterAlex Stevens Men’s Happy Holidays Horse Ugly Christmas SweaterAlex Stevens Men’s Reindeer Hangover Ugly Christmas SweaterAlex Stevens Men’s Santa Invaders Ugly Christmas SweaterMen’s Ugly Christmas Sweater – Cat Sweater with Bells by Tipsy ElvesUgly Christmas Sweater – Snowman Nose Thief Sweater by Tipsy Elves
Alternative ugly Christmas ideas for men
Is it too hot for a sweater where you live? You can find a lot of alternatives that will still work for your tacky Christmas party.
Sweaters for women
Women have a lot of Ugly Christmas sweaters to choose from too! My favorite is the Happy Birthday Jesus one.
Women’s Ugly Christmas Sweater – Yellow Snow SweaterWomen’s Tacky Xmas Tree Sweater w/ Suspenders by Tipsy ElvesThe Gingerbread Nightmare Ugly Christmas Sweater – GreenSquirrelly Christmas Lights Ugly Christmas Sweater- FunQiWomen’s Ugly Christmas Sweater – The T-Rex Sweater Blue Size SWomen’s Ugly Christmas Sweater – Happy Birthday Jesus Sweater
Alternative ugly Christmas ideas for women
Women have some really nice alternatives to the ugly Christmas sweater. T-shirts, sweatshirts, and even sweater dresses!
Ugly Christmas sweater voting and winners
If you’re going to make people wear ugly sweaters out in public, there better be a competition. Have a fashion show so everyone can see all of the tacky sweaters, and then remember to have people cast their vote for the ugliest sweater. Here are some cute ballot options:
After tallying the votes, you should have a prize for the winner. No need to get something extravagant, a button or mug will do. The winner will just be happy to be recognized!
Additional ugly Christmas sweater ideas
As you can imagine, there is no shortage of tacky ideas you can use at your party. Here are some extras for you to think about:
Ugly Christmas Sweater Paper Gift Bags – 12pcDemdaco Ugly Sweater Prize ButtonDCI Instant Ugly Sweater DIY Kit, 6 Piece setNovelty Ugly Christmas Sweater Musical TieNordic Snowflakes Sweater Gift Wrap RollUgly Christmas Sweater Favor Boxes (1 Dozen)
A Very Macabre Christmas Favor BoxNordic Reindeer and Snowflakes Wrapping PaperUgly Christmas Sweater Doggie T ShirtRed and White Traditional Christmas Deer Favor BoxRed and White Traditional Christmas Deer Wine Glass CharmsNordic Reindeer and Snowflakes Igloo Drink Cooler
Have you ever been to an ugly Christmas sweater party before? Have any ideas to add?