Ugly Christmas sweaters are a fun tradition that Christmas wouldn’t be the same without. Whether you want one because you’re hosting, or have been invited to, an ugly Christmas sweater party, or you just want to laze about at home, without pants, cosy by the fire and not expecting guests, the question will always remain which ugly Christmas sweater is best for you.
There are some marvellous creations out there, from the simple to the extravagant, and many people put a lot of time, effort or money into knocking each other’s Christmas socks off with the ugliest sweaters they can find. Perhaps you are not so fortunate, and you want to join in on the fun without breaking your bank account.
Best Inexpensive Ugly Christmas Sweaters
If you are tight on funds this year (or just don’t want to spend a bunch of money on something you only wear once a year), here are 5 cheap ugly Christmas sweaters for sale, easily available on Amazon, that will keep you in the holiday spirit, while saving you some money too.
Where to get ugly Christmas sweaters for cheap? Look no further.
Make Your Own Ugly Christmas Sweater
This sweater is different from other cheap ugly sweaters because you have control over just how ugly you want it to be. Priced between $12 and $40 it might not be the most affordable on the list, but if you time it right, and are lucky enough to purchase the cheapest ones in stock, these cheap ugly sweater kits are certainly the most fun.
They come with a sweater design kit, and the insignia and print can be rearranged and customized to your liking. Why risk wearing the same sweater as everyone else, when you can make your own with minimal effort?
Cheap 3D Christmas Sweaters
Ladies, good news! You can be the coolest gal at the party with V28’s 3D Knit Jumper. This original, eye-catching sweater can cost anywhere between $17 and $27, again not the most affordable, but definitely one of the most awesome.
This particular design is perfect for more formal occasions, for example your work’s Christmas party, as it suits any sort of attire beneath it. With its retro look, and its innovative imagery, it will impress everyone and is a good choice for first timers.
Definitely a keeper on the cheap holiday sweaters list.
Cheap Elf on a Shelf Sweater
These silly Christmas sweaters will please both the wearer and observer. It’s as though you are wearing warm, comfortable gift wrap because its design is so festive and reminiscent of Christmas when we were children.
These sweaters, by Forever, come in a range of colours and designs, and depending on which one you pick are priced between $5 and $27.
Rudolph the Red Nosed Sweater
Have reindeer ever looked cuter than they do on these sweaters? If reindeer aren’t your thing, OutofGas offers you ugly Christmas sweaters with penguins, snowmen and Santa Clause too. Take your pick, because best of all, these adorable sweaters will only cost you between $5 and $15.
These sweaters are perfect for those who want to attend ugly sweater parties, yet still retain their sense of style. Whether they classify as “ugly” in that case is up for debate, but it’s the festive season- no one will mind one bit.
Plus, at this price, you can’t go wrong!
Going All Out
Last, but most certainly not least, is YUNY’s patterned ugly Christmas Sweater and oh boy does it live up to its name. If you want to stand out this Christmas, this is the sweater for you. This sweater, depicting a Christmas tree and baubles, is bright, festive, shocking and just plain ridiculous and is bound to win you at least one award in the best dressed category.
If this particular design is too daring for you, have a look at the alternatives. These cheap holiday sweaters won’t damage your holiday spirits one bit, because they are priced between $8.49 and $12.
Other Affordable Sweater Ideas
Now that you can save money on your sweaters, there are a number of things you can do to stretch your party money this Christmas. For one, why not try making your very own ugly holiday sweater?
This can be as easy or as challenging as you see fit, and because the point is to make them ugly, there is no skill required! When inviting people to your party, ask them to chip in, or bring drinks or snacks along with them. Hosting your party at home will cut out the cost of renting a venue, and there really are myriads of party games you can play with nothing more than pieces of paper and a pen.
Christmas is the season of giving, but it doesn’t have to be expensive. Now you can rest easy knowing that your ugly holiday sweater can be affordable too!