12/13/2012 10:45 am ET Updated Feb 04, 2013

11 Terrible Sexy Christmas Costumes (PHOTOS)

Christmas is the special time of year set aside for eggnog, quiet reflection and time with family.

And also, pasties.

Some festive holidaygoers out there must be demanding sexy Christmas looks, because as it turns out, manufacturers are churning them out like fruitcake. From Santa thongs to sexy elf garb, the person seeking a spicier holiday has several sartorial options to choose from.

Below, some of the most cringeworthy Christmas costumes and lingerie we've ever seen. (And sorry, Jewish folks: you're not immune. Menorah merkin, anyone?)

Slightly NSFW Photos:

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