God bless the ugly Christmas sweater. No longer something to be ashamed of, people are now proudly rocking their unfortunate wool/cotton/acrylic/puffy paint blends at ugly Christmas sweater parties around the country. Check out these epically bad get-ups, and then upload your own pics!

Epically Ugly Xmas Sweaters

    The glee club was especially excited about their acappella rendition of Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas is You." Especially Bob.

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    Nothing gets between Bill and his Christmas sweater.

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    These three come as a delicious package bad sweater deal.

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    "Don't leave the light on for me, baby, my Christmas light sweater will lead me home."

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    These are two of Santa's reindeer, Bashful and Drunky.

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    The guy on the left is totally ready to lead the sojourn to Santa's workshop.

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    Stacy and her hot date to the holiday dance.

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    Christmas-robics.

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    The obligatory Christmas sweater/white people giving gang signs photo.

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    Ooh he's pulling off the difficult sweater/shorts combo. Nice go!

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Still starving for more ugly sweaters? Check out this collection from AOL Living.

Christmas sweaters may be entertaining, but nobody wants to get one as a gift. So keep your friends happy and stylish with one of these cool presents.

Great Gifts $25 and Under

    Cube Cocktail Jigger, $25, MOMA.

    www.momastore.org

    Sushi Shower Curtain and Wastebasket, $18.95, Archie McPhee.

    www.mcphee.com

    Cupcake Stand Kit, $9.99, Wilton.

    www.wilton.com

    Custom Aveda Gift Baskets, from $10.50, Aveda.

    www.aveda.com

    'Sandtastic' Bucket of Candy, $22.50, Dylan's Candy Bar.

    www.dylanscandybar.com

    Combination Cutting Board and Colander, $24, MOMA.

    www.moma.org

    Schick Quattro Titanium Trimmer, $12, Schick.

    www.schickquattro.com

    Lego iPod Dock, $25, Urban Outfitters.

    www.urbanoutfitters.com

    Travel French Press Coffeemaker, $5.37, Bodum.

    www.bodumusa.com

    Bacon Band-Aids and Bacon Wallet, $4.95 and $9.95, Archie McPhee.

    www.mcphee.com