Anyone who is going to a Christmas fancy dress party soon might want to get hold of a jokey outfit in order to make the event even more fun. states that you could opt for a range of traditional costumes for you and your mates, with Santa, Mrs Christmas and elves all obvious choices.

However, if might be a laugh to play a few games in order to decide who should have to wear the forfeit outfit.

For instance, you could play a quick game of charades one evening before the party, with the loser drawing the short straw when it comes to what to wear.

Then, you can all enjoy taking lots of photos as the unfortunate individual spends the whole night walking around in Christmas pudding fancy dress or something similar.

If you host the games evening, you could cunningly avoid this and instead go to the ball wearing something much more fetching!