Synopses & Reviews
This fun and portable gift book includes 200+ full-color photos of people in hilariously awful Christmas sweaters accompanied by funny captions. Some of the amazing categories include festive fun, vintage ugly, homemade hits and misses, pets rocking ugly Christmas sweaters, and much more.
Guest of a Guest: Los Angeles
andldquo;andhellip;one of the sponsors of his party sells some pretty jaw-droppingly hideous Hanukkah sweaters, hats and even dresses. With weird colors, ungainly attached items, bells, and even blinking lights, these sweaters cover all the bases of what an ugly holiday sweater could hope forandhellip;andrdquo;
Los Angeles Times
andldquo;Looking to score an ugly Christmas sweater this year? Arguably the best (or worst, depending on your viewpoint) examples are on the website myuglychristmassweater.com, where fringed Santas and stuffed reindeer heads go to die.andrdquo;
andldquo;Appropriately titled My Ugly Christmas Sweaters, [the site] offers an array of sweaters that light up, sparkle and make you go andlsquo;eww.andrsquo; andrdquo;
The Atlantic Wire
andldquo;andhellip;one need look no futher than the website myuglychristmassweater.comandmdash;whose inventory includes a vest decorated with a stuffed animal reindeer head and battery-powered light-up antlersandhellip;andrdquo;
Boston Bibliophile blog
andrdquo;andhellip; this book displays a wide array of the crazy, the tacky and the just-plain-wonderful when it comes to Christmas sweaters.andrdquo;
A fun and full-color photo-and-caption gift book showcasing the ultimate ugly Christmas sweater collection.
About the Author
Anne Marie Blackman
runs Myuglychristmassweater.com, has built a thriving business around making and selling holiday sweaters, and has an ever-growing photo collection from fans and customers around the world. She is one of the most successful entrepreneurs in this market, with Web stores that saw millions of page views over the past year.
Brian Clark Howard is the Web editor for National Geographic. He has written numerous articles about ugly Christmas sweaters and has cowritten four books about green living.
Table of Contents
Introduction to Ugly
Gateway to Festive Fun
Classic Vintage Sweaters
Even Uglier Sweaters from the '80s and '90s
Homemade Hits and Misses
Beyond the Sweater: Ugly Dresses, Jackets, Vests, and More
Pets Rocking Ugly Christmas Sweaters
Winter Wonderland . . . of Ugly
Rock Christmas in July
Wear It to Win It: The Best of the Best