Fri, 22 Dec 2017 22:00:04 +0000Ragstock Ugly SweatersUgly Sweaterhttp://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12463/7218782?cpt=8&wpid=2637WCIA>>> that's good cocoa. it's 4:00. i wonder where matt, heather and ryan are. they said they'd be here. if they don't get here soon, i'll have to eat all the cookies myself. that's not a bad deal, though. >> today santa claus joins us on "ci living." happy holidays. >> so here on "ci living" we're awfully busy getting ready for the big santa show. because of that, we all take on added responsibilities this time of year. i'm tasked with a very unique one. i'm in charge this year of wardrobe for the show. i have no idea where to start, but what i do know is i want everything to be extremely ugly. i turn to ryan stock where i know i can get ugly clothes. >> you sure can. we have you covered with every holiday apparel you can think of. we have christmas and hanukkah. >> fantastic. valerie jordan is in charge of this massive selection of ugliness here. so i need your help, okay? i need your help big-time. i'm in charge of wardrobe. i need to pick out my own sweater, but i need to pick out sweaters for my co-host. can you help me? >> yes. we have so many options a little naughty and a little nice. i think we can get you covered in whatever you feel like wearing. >> first of all, this might be hard to shop for, but i want to show you my co-host, heather. i don't know if oouch met heather. probably not. >> i've been here before. she seems very sweet. i like her. >> she is. this is heather's picture. heather is a people who is a nice person you want to meet. she's a mom. she's like the cool mom at the soccer games. the one you want in charge of snack day or something. we need something that kind of says it's perfect for heather. why don't we take a little walk? >> with heather i'd definitely go with the nice. she seems perfect for that. her personality and the warm heart is great for this sweater. >> thank you. it is colorful. she likes colorful, and it's perfect that it says "nice." i think i'll grab that off the shelf so we have that in our hand as i balance things here. so we have gone through heather. now we have to switch to matt. okay. so this is matt, matt, again like heather, very nice guy. great guy. a lot of personality. kind of one of these people that has his silly side but has a more serious, intellectual side. let's see. what says smart and intellectual but also fun? >> a light-up sweater. >> we could. a traditional one. >> very traditional one. if you wanted to go for the more goofy look just to contrast with the seriousness, i think this one would have you covered. >> i think that is absolutely perfect. look at that. matt, i know just how much you're going to want to wear the giant reindeer sweater on tv. that's perfect. i'm going to grab that, and now would you mind holding onto these? fantastic. all right. so, we've got these guys under control. now, the hardest one at all to shop more is me. i'm more of a dog person than a cat person. don't hate me, cat people. we have this. >> we have set you for pomeranian lovers, and we also have this. merry pugness. that is a new one this year. >> i got to love that. wait. is this a sloth? >> that is a sloth. >> so anybody that really watches "ci living" a lot knows that besides dogs, probably my favorite animal is the sloth. i don't know why, but it always has been. >> it's a very popular animal this year. we see a lot of sloth stuff. it makes you smile when you see it. >> i picture him slowly crawling up the candy cane. i think i am -- i think i am decided. i think i'll go with the sloth. we want to wish all of central illinois a merry slothness this year. thank you for showing me around. you'll have these out here throughout the holidays, right? >> check it out. we have the new and used and all the use ready half off this year. we have really good deals. >> very cool. i can't believe the shopping is done. thanks to valerie and rag stock. i have to get back to the station and get these on the air and give them to matt and heather. i'll see you soon. santa, i'm so sorry. you can see i'm hurrying, and traffic was horrible. i'm so sorry i'm late. >> naughty list. >> i don't want to be on the naughty list. i'll show you the cool sweaters. matt and heather are still getting changed and they'll be in here in a little while.