15 "Ugly" Christmas Sweaters That Are Actually Kind Of Cute

There's a fine line between "ugly Christmas sweaters" and an ugly Christmas sweater. You can actually look cute at the themed party, we'll prove it.

Millie Fluffy Knit Sequin Christmas Jumper

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Who says your ugly Christmas sweater has to be truly ugly? Why can't it be tastefully tacky? This fluffy sweater gives you the best of both worlds with sequins, jingle bells, and metallic candy canes that show off your holiday spirit all while looking cute enough to mix and mingle as you rock around the Christmas tree. ($25; boohoo.com)

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Balalalala Holiday PJ Sweater

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There is some serious holiday cheer on this sweet sheep-faced knit. All bundled up in winter's finest, this little guy is appropriately festive and quite cheeky while singing his favorite Christmas tune. ($23; forever21.com)

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Fendi Fair Isle and Logo-Intarsia Sweater

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Your holiday sweater can't get more luxurious than this Fendi Fair Isle print. Made of an Italian wool and cashmere blend, it's a refreshing alternative to the itchy thrift shop ugly Christmas sweaters we usually resort to. Fendi's contemporary take on a classic winter print also allows you to wear this cozy turtleneck long past the holiday season. ($595; matchesfashion.com)

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Wildfox Candy Cane Clement Sweater

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We are really into this relaxed Wildfox sweater, perfect for a casual ugly Christmas sweater get-together with a few of your closest friends. Extra long sleeves and shredded edges lend an effortless feel to this holiday look without trying too hard. ($192; shopbop.com)

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#SquadGoals Sweatshirt

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The squad is all here, led by the red-nosed reindeer himself, and they're all ready to rock around the Christmas tree all night long. That is until Christmas Eve comes, of course, and they're far too busy. ($55; nordstrom.com)

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Coca Cola Holiday Sweater

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As far as graphic sweaters go, this logo pullover is just the right amount of cheesiness for any Coca Cola lover. Donned with the iconic polar bear character and black and white snowflake motifs, it's the perfect mix of cute and cozy that your December social calendar demands. ($30; forever21.com)

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Let's Get Lit Christmas Pom Pom Sweater

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Red or green not your most flattering color? Opt for something more subtle. A black sweater with chic details like a high mock neck will get you through the ugly sweater season in style (plus a few colorful pom poms here and there). Just don't wear this one to your office Christmas party. ($60; missguided.com)

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All the Jingle Ladies Sweatshirt

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Ruffles? Check. Sequins? Check. Punny holiday saying? Check. It's everything and more we could've wanted from a decidedly cool Christmas sweater, with an added bonus of all-night comfort. ($98; nordstrom.com)

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Honeydew LED Light-Up Sweater

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You'll be the shining star of your holiday bar crawl with this light-up sweater, no question. Thrown over leggings or loosely tucked into a pair of black skinnies, these colorful LEDs add an extra bit of cheer to this perfectly oversized knit. ($68; nordstrom.com)

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Meowy X-Mas Knit Sweater

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We searched high and low for a holiday pullover that we wouldn't be totally ashamed to wear out and, all cheesiness aside, this soft knit Meowy X-Mas sweater puts us in a holly jolly spirit without sacrificing too many style points. ($25; hm.com)

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Timeless Jacquard-Knit Sweater

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You can never go wrong with an old-fashioned sweater, complete with a red-and-white classic holiday pattern. Dress it up with a crisp collared shirt, an A-line midi skirt, and cute little booties and you're all set for the holiday office party. ($30; hm.com)

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Sequin Polar Bear Sherpa Pullover

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Cozy up next to your fave gal pals in this bear-y cute pullover. Its soft, plush material makes it a go-to for a lowkey gift exchange or a Christmas movie marathon with the whole squad. ($20; target.com)

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Sequin Christmas Tree Sweater

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Nothing says Christmas quite like a sparkly Christmas tree, especially one with pom pom ornaments and a shiny gold star to top everything off. Simple and somewhat understated (well, for an ugly Christmas sweater that is), this glam sweater has a flattering cropped fit and a high neckline so you can maintain your fashion status with a little holiday spirit.

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Bella Freud Hallelujah Baby Sweater

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If you're not into glitter and reindeer and sweaters that light up, then this luxe little number is just for you. This timeless camel high-neck sweater is a refined option for the likes of minimalists everywhere with a holiday-themed slogan that could almost go unnoticed any other time of the year. ($219; matchesfashion.com)

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Urban Renewal Recycled Cropped Fair Isle Sweater

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Urban Outfitters wins the ugly sweater game with this reimagined, vintage sweater, reworked by hand to fit and flatter the modern woman. A truy classic Fair Isle pattern and a cropped hem will earn you serious sweater envy from everyone else at the party. And no two sweaters are alike, making it a true one-of-a-kind find. ($49; urbanoutfitters.com)

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