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Why wear just any Christmas sweater when you could wear one festooned with festive felines? Christmas cat sweaters make every aspect of the holiday season better, from office parties to family get-togethers. And there’s no better way to make sure you really stand out on a holiday Zoom call.
Whether ugly, festive, or just plain cute, Christmas cat sweaters will ensure you’re the life of the party. Here are several of our favorites.
Our Favorite Christmas Cat Sweaters (and Sweatshirts)
Not only is the cat on this long-sleeve cotton-blend Christmas sweater sweet as fruitcake, but small twinkle lights around that little face can be turned on and off to enhance the holiday magic. Share the joy!Find on Amazon
Sequined cats sitting on a sequined fence watching Santa and his reindeer go by on Christmas Eve? Yes, please. The length of this sweet knit acrylic sweater pairs perfectly with leggings and boots.Find on Amazon
Let everyone know you wish them a Meowy Christmas. This marvelously ugly sweater can even be personalized with your name, and/or those of up to (gulp) 8 cats!Shop on Personalized Witch
A Macy’s exclusive, this sequined Christmas cat sweater for humans is one way to take your inner feline out to a party. We like that it’s available in several sizes, including petite and plus sizes.Shop on Macy's
This Christmas cat sweater is the fashion version of what happens when cats meet Christmas trees. Choose from several different quirky cat designs, including a sassy cat in glasses and a retro cat surrounded by mix tapes and floppy disks.Find on Amazon
Style your little cat-loving human in this adorable, festive knit Christmas sweater for the holidays. It’s cotton-blend, hand-washable, and comes in all the kid sizes.Shop on Nordstrom
This is, without a question, the coolest Christmas cat sweater for humans we’ve come across! The Icelandic Yule Cat is a feline version of the fashion police—it’s a big, vicious cat that roams the countryside during the holidays and eats people who have not gotten any new clothes (like this sweatshirt!) to wear for the festivities. Beware! This sleek poly-blend item is available in seven sizes, so you can avoid the Yule Cat this year.Find on Love the World
Santa and his cats are coming with gifts for you because you’ve been so very good! There’s no sign of Rudolph to light the way but that’s OK—this Christmas sweater is wired with little blinking lights so no one can miss you.Buy Now on Amazon
This traditional Fair Isle Christmas sweater has a twist, featuring an amusingly grumpy-looking black-and-white cat—you’re sure to spread some holiday cheer whenever you wear it.Find on Amazon
This classic sweatshirt with a cute, wide-eyed black cat tangled up in bright Christmas lights is sure to charm, plus it comes in five different color options.Find on Amazon
Imagine your family Christmas portrait with everyone wearing this adorable cats-in-Santa-hats sweater! This unisex number comes in all sizes (plus a few other cat-themed designs), so it’s perfect for everyone in your picture or on your gift list.Find on Amazon
Cats in Santa hats riding pizza rockets through space. Could there possibly be a better Christmas cat sweater? We think not.Find on Amazon
These flying Christmas kitties are reminiscent of the flying monkeys in “The Wizard of Oz,” making this a somewhat terrifying, somewhat adorable, and most definitely ugly Christmas cat sweater.Find on Amazon
For those who find the holidays overwhelming, this cat’s face says it all. This Christmas hoodie sweater is ideal for those who aren’t totally in the holiday spirit but willing to put their best cat face forward.Find on Amazon
Your cats will love playing with the cat toys and 3D tinsel on this weater almost as much as they’ll like licking off all the gravy that’s sure to stick on those fuzzy muff cuffs. This Christmas cat sweater is so ugly it’s almost irresistible.Find on Amazon
The little cat on this holiday sweater is adorable, but the rest of it—we’re not so sure. What we are sure of is anyone wearing this is a shoo-in for first place in their crew’s Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest.Find on Amazon