Lauren Conrad strolled the holiday-themed sidewalks of The Grove in LA looking equally festive and adorable in this Ho! Ho! Ho! sweater by Lot 78 ($325). We love that she kept her bottoms edgy and classy via black leather pants and black suede pumps. Her trusty Balenciaga bag ($1,895) and a pair of cat-eye Elizabeth and James sunglasses ($185) completed her daytime style. Score Lauren's exact sweater now to work into your holiday wardrobe. You can pair it with leather pants like she did or throw it over your favorite denim. For a more ladylike take, sport your sweater with a black pencil skirt.
The holidays are near, which means that you've probably already gotten a few invitations to some obligatory "ugly sweater" parties. You could go the usual route and wear a cheesy knit covered in sewn-on snowmen and string lights — or, you could surprise everyone by showing up in a totally chic, actually stylish spin on the tacky trend. We've rounded up 10 of our favorite cool, comfy sweaters that will still ensure you pass the party dress code, without completely sacrificing style. Click through to shop them now.