The term "holiday sweaters" may make you think of tacky sweatshirts emblazoned with reindeer and flashing lights, but there's a whole different way to wear a holiday sweater without looking like an overly-decorated Christmas tree.

We've put together a list of sophisticated and festive tops that will keep you toasty warm while looking fab, just in time for all those holiday gatherings.

Check out these glam holiday sweaters. And if you want to dress things up even more, peruse Petra Flannery's list of cocktail dresses.