Sweater Help

How to make your own ugly holiday sweater:

  1. Start by clicking one of the four drawers below (Backgrounds, Sweater Color, Sweater Decoration, Heads & Hands). When you click on the drawer, it will slide out to reveal all the accessories in that category.
  2. Press and hold any accessory and drag it to your canvas.
  3. To close the drawer, click on the drawer or tap the down arrow.
  4. Repeat as needed until you have all the accessories you want for your sweater.
  5. Drag and drop each accessory exactly where you want it to be on your sweater canvas.
  6. Discard any unwanted accessories by dragging them to the recycle bin on the bottom right of the screen.


  • Want some tunes? Click the speaker icon to set your ugly-sweater-designing experience to music.
  • Want to start over or make another sweater? Click the “reset” button for a new canvas.

How to share your ugly holiday sweater:

  1. To download your image, click the “download” icon. Your sweater canvas will download as a .png file. From there you can share your ugly sweater with the world!
  2. To be entered to win our prize for the ugliest of sweaters, follow the instructions in the pop-up message that will appear after you click the “download” icon.

Tips for using this app on a mobile device:

  • This app works best if you use your phone or tablet in landscape mode.
  • Pinch and zoom to see more or less of your sweater canvas.

Still got questions?

We’ve got answers! Contact the Geeks anytime: hello@codegeek.net

Are you sure you want to reset your canvas?

Clicking “reset” resets your sweater canvas to its original view. All accessories will return to their drawers and you will start fresh with a new canvas.

If you’d like to save this ugly sweater before your canvas is reset, click “cancel” then select the “download” button.

Go for our first-place prize!

Donna Karan and Gianni Versace never saw anything so hideous, which means your ugly holiday sweater is simply to die for, dah-link! Actually, we don’t know what it looks like, but we sure would like to! If you share your ugly-sweater creation with us by Dec 8, we’ll enter you into our first-prize giveaway!