The ugly Christmas jumper is the main source of inspiration behind these sports team sweaters put together by the NBA retail store. The Ugly NBA Christmas merchandise festively pays tribute to various basketball team jerseys with a knitted array of crewneck sweaters and socks for fans to adorn during the holiday season.
The sweaters are unique in each style, taking popular imagery and logos from each team and transforming them into mosaic patterns crocheted from bright color yarn. The sweaters creatively embed blends of the team and its heritage with customary Christmas decor such as snowflakes and pine trees. There are also matching sock designs for fans looking to fully dress the part.
The Ugly NBA Christmas sweaters showcase how a traditional concept can easily be embedded into current pop culture to create novelty wearables.