DIY Ugly Sweater T-shirts

Making your very own Christmas, Hanukkah, or Holiday “Ugly Sweaters” has never been easier! All you need is iron-on vinyl, a Cricut machine, and these “Ugly Sweater” T-shirt designs I created exclusively for Cricut Design Space.

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The first week of November marks the beginning of the holiday season for our family. The Halloween decor has already been boxed-up and we’ve started the process of decking our halls! Next on our list: make festive holiday apparel for the whole family!

Shown below are five “Ugly Sweaters” that I designed exclusively for Cricut Design Space. I’ve included a digital mock-up of each T-shirt design. When I make T-shirts, I always include a second design element on either the sleeve, or centered just below the neck. It really elevates the look and gives the homemade tee a store bought, designed look.

Each of the T-shirt images below are hyperlinked to Cricut Design Space. To access them, you will need to be logged in to your Cricut Design Space account.

O’ Chemist Tree

Scary Christmas

Gnome for the Holidays

Happy Llamakkah

This is How I Roll

Additional T-shirt Designs

Not looking for an “Ugly Sweater” tee? Here are a few additional tees I created to help make your spirits bright! All of these T-shirt designs (including the “Ugly Sweater” tees above) are part of the Every Day is a Holiday cartridge in the Cricut Design Space image library.

Ready to get crafty? Here’s what you’ll need:

(Please note: the art is intentionally reversed in the project files. I did this to prevent any headaches! Forgetting to flip your artwork before cutting results in wasted iron-on vinyl.)

Did you make one of these T-shirts???

I would love to see how your shirt turned out. Please tag me (@curtrjensen) on Instagram or comment below with a link to your blog post.

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