8 Harry Potter Ugly Christmas Sweaters For Your Inner Witch Or Wizard — PHOTOS
Is it just me, or are ugly Christmas sweaters getting to be a tad blasé? Although I'm pretty much as far as you can get from a "hipster," even I know that they're getting a little mainstream. Up your game this year with a Harry Potter ugly Christmas sweater — it'll be unexpected, classic, and an instant crowd pleaser.
Half of the joy in wearing an ugly Christmas sweater is in the hunt for hideous, which isn't too hard when you can find a full selection of ironically disgusting holiday sweaters at any department store nowadays. I once saw two girls at the same party wearing the same ugly tree sweater, which should never happen. Don't get me wrong, I am all about store-bought ugly Christmas sweaters, but I won't be purchasing one that I know will be too popular of a choice this year.
Harry Potter, on the other hand, is not boring, but rather a time-honored cultural phenomenon beloved by nearly everyone. You can't go wrong in a Harry Potter jumper at this season's ugly sweater party, and even if you're not attending a nasty knitwear shindig this year, there's no shame in buying one just for you (or your favorite wannabe witch or wizard.)
Here are seven Harry Potter ugly Christmas sweaters to sport this season.
The Deathly Hallows Sweater
Harry Potter Deathly Hallows Ugly Sweater, $56.99, tvstoreonline.com
You'll know that whoever gets the meaning behind the seven symbols on this sweater is a true HP fan for sure.
Harry Potter Meets Home Alone
Merry Christmas Ya Filthy Muggle Harry Potter Sweatshirt, $17.99, etsy.com
Because "Merry Christmas Ya Filthy Animal" is just so 1990.
Authentic Gryffindor Adult Cardigan, $89.95, universalorlando.com
The cardigan game at Hogwarts was almost too strong for its own good.
Happy Christmas Sweatshirt
Happy Christmas Ugly Sweater, $25.52, etsy.com
It'll be a happy Christmas indeed in this classic sweater-inspired pullover.
Slytherin Quidditch Jumper
Slytherin Quidditch Adult Sweater, $109.95, universalorlando.com
It's ugly because it's Slytherin. 'Nuff said.
Hogwarts Houses Sweatshirt
Harry Potter Ugly Christmas Sweater, $34, funsportsgear.com
This crew neck features all four Hogwarts houses, plus more of your favorite symbols. (Tee Fury used to carry a similar shirt called "The Sweater That Lived." It's too good.)
R For Ron Adult Sweater, $89.95, universalorlando.com
You can't mess up in the classic Harry Potter ugly Christmas sweater, knitted with love by Mrs. Weasley (at least, I like to think.) Or, opt for the "H" initial sweater, if you're so inclined...
H For Harry Adult Sweater, $89.95, universalorlando.com
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