DIY Ugly Christmas Sweaters

Looking for some really awesome DIY ugly Christmas sweater inspiration? Look no further! ! There are some great ideas for everyone including the pregnant belly, baby, and even pups! Here are 32 tacky Christmas sweaters that will not disappoint! Click the picture below or THIS LINK for links to all of the tutorials!

DIY Ugly Christmas Sweaters

ADULTS: DIY Reindeer Sweater

These full body ugly sweater costumes are pretty dang amazing! The full arm reindeer antlers are made out of panty hose, ha!  Joe and Heathiepants totally win the ugly Christmas sweater costume award in my book!

DIY Reindeer Sweater


Check out his girlfriends awesome full body Christmas tree outfit:

DIY Ugly Christmas Tree Sweater

ADULTS: Handmade Ugly Sweater

Pattie whipped up this awesome handmade ugly sweater out of five thrift store ugly Christmas ties! My very favorite part? She used fabric tape to tape the ties onto the sweater. It’s no sew, y’all!  Greatness! See the complete handmade ugly Christmas sweater tutorial over at I Love to Create!

Handmade Ugly Sweater

BABY: Ugly sweater diy

Don’t forget about baby at the ugly Christmas sweater party! How cute is this tiny elf onesie for baby? Refunk the junk embellished a red and green onesie just for baby! See the full ugly sweater diy here.

Baby ugly sweater DIY


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ADULTS: DIY Ugly Sweater

It’s ugly Christmas sweater party season… Whahoo! This Star Trek inspired ugly sweater is pretty clever… Trek the halls! I love that she cut up a Spock coloring page to create this sweater. For the full DIY ugly sweater tutorial check out Punk Projects!

DIY Ugly Sweater


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ADULTS: Ruduloph Ugly Christmas Sweater

Ugly Christmas sweater parties are just around the corner, and this ugly sweater is actually kind of cute! And a dun DIY project! Angie turned her sweater into a life size Rudolph the red nose reindeer complete with giant google eyes! See the step by step Rudolph ugly Christmas sweater tutorial here.

Ruduloph Ugly Christmas Sweater


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KIDS: DIY Girls Snowman Outfit

How fun is this little girls snowman outfit for some cute holiday pictures? I love that she used the pictures for her Christmas card! Soho Sonnet crafted up this adorable outfit complete with a tiny hat, scarf, and an awesome tulle tutu! Best of all, the white tutu can be used for dress up afterwards! I love all of the little details, like the red rosette and berries on the hat!


DIY Girls Snowman Outfit

See a step by step tutorial for the DIY girls snowman outfit details over at Soho Sonnet.

GROUPS: DIY Christmas tree costumes

The same ladies who whipped up these awesome snow WOmen costumes also crafted up these DIY Christmas tree costumes for a holiday party. Grab a green sparkly dress and add tiny bulb ornaments to the skirt wit ha rad shash around the waist. Black tights and a black turtle neck are sure to keep you warm while looking good as a Christmas tree! I think a headband with a star would be a great addition!


DIY Christmas tree costumes

GROUPS: DIY Snowmen costumes

These lovely ladies turned themselves into snowWOmen for a Holiday party! They wore black tights, white long sleeve t-shirts, black boots, and of course white tutu’s to achieve the snowman the basic snowman look. Then spruced up the basic outfit red scarves, tiny hats, and black buttons made of coal ribbon and felt balls. These ladies are cute and classy snow ladies! Get a big group of friends together and craft up DIY snowmen costumes this season!

DIY Snowmen costumes

KIDS: DIY Nativity costume

Around this time of year you’ll see lots of churches putting on a Nativity program and you may even have to create one of the costumes yourself.  If you’ve got a little shepherd on your hands then this is the perfect tutorial.  Kelsey of Vanilla Joy created this easy 10 minute DIY nativity costume for her son using towels, some elastic and a woven belt!  So perfect and budget friendly!

diy nativity costume

View the whole tutorial with additional photos here