How to Create the Perfect Ugly Christmas Sweater

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Have you ever been faced with the ultimate holiday fashion crisis? We’ve all been there, trying to craft and create the perfect holiday sweater. Fear not, we have the four best ways to create, or find, the ugly sweater of your dreams this holiday season!

  1. Search on Pinterest. Pinterest is the ultimate platform for any creative inspiration you might need this holiday season. From D.I.Y.s to how-to guides, there are hundreds of existing boards out there to spark inspiration to create the perfect ugly sweater. Take some notes from your favorite boards, and get ready to craft away!
  2. Visit your local craft store. A trip to Joann Fabrics or Hobby Lobby never hurt anyone! Although you may be tempted to stop and impulsively shop at their beautiful displays, visiting your local craft store could spark your creativity with the numerous supplies and tools that they carry. Another tip: in order to receive the best deal possible, always check online for coupons that may be circulating around. There are almost always coupons available for the big craft retailers.
  3. Check your favorite thrift store. Thrift stores are filled to the brim with previously loved ugly sweaters. If you are willing to sift through numerous racks of merchandise, you could end up with the perfect ugly sweater, at just the right price. After a quick wash, you’ll be set for your next holiday bash.
  4. Raid your mom’s closet. If your mom is anything like mine, her closet is chock full of ugly sweaters from the past few decades. Perfect for any party, the best part about this option is that they’re completely free!

Follow these short and easy tips, and you’ll have no trouble finding the perfect ugly Christmas sweater this year.

Jillian Setek '21
Just a simple girl who loves fashion, shoes, her family and her cats.
Submitted by kyndra on Tue, 12/10/2019 - 18:30
Submitted by kyndra on Tue, 12/10/2019 - 18:30