The ugly Christmas
sweater, a fashion phenomenon that invaded Britain's upper crust in 2001
with Colin Firth wearing his reindeer head sweater in
Bridget Jones Diary has now inspired the ultimate holiday suit.
have gone mad with the ugly Christmas sweater craze. Second hand
clothing stores are filled with shoppers looking for that special
sweater. Street stalls are piled high with red and green polyester as I
walk along downtown Vancouver.
can now purchase official licensed NHL Ugly Christmas Sweaters for your
favorite hockey team such as Boston, Chicago and Vancouver.
fashion trend is not driven solely by men, it has been reported that
women are now shopping for 25 unique holiday sweaters, allowing them to
celebrate December as a fashionable Christmas Advent Calendar.
to be outdone by women, men can now take it to the next level with the
ugly Christmas suit for their next holiday party with family, friends
and even co-workers.
Available on-line by American based Shinesty,
they are described as a ‘line of suits inspired by the ugly Christmas
sweaters craze.’ Offering three unique options which include a
matching tie, yours for only US$109.
top inspired selling suit is “the Ugly Christmas Sweater Suit” in
bright red which regrettably is already sold out. Do not fear, as there
are two other looks available as of press time, ‘the tacky Christmas
sweater holiday tree’ suit in red and green and the ‘the ugly Christmas
sweater suit – Rudolph Suave’ with white reindeer and snow flakes
pattern on blue.
Is the Ugly Christmas Dress next? Happy holidays everyone!
About the Author: Experienced luxury
fashion buyer Edward Quan
has worked with the most prestigious designer brands across Europe and
America and shares his inspiration for effortless style on his website, StyleDrama.com.
He has a passionate, yet intelligent way of describing his subject and
has a keen eye for detail. He lives in Vancouver, Canada.