John Friia

John Friia, the winner of the ugliest holiday sweater challenge, with event host Lynn Favin. (credit: Cataldi PR)

Long Island Man Wins Ugliest Holiday Sweater Challenge

Contestants donned their most hideous or humorous holiday sweaters and strutted their stuff on the catwalk for an hour at public plaza near the Flatiron Building at Fifth Avenue and East 23rd Street.