Holiday Party Dresses

 

Holiday parties have begun to fill our calendar.

Whether you’re more attracted to bold jewel tones or the simple sophistication of black, we have assembled six looks for the upcoming season of soirees.

 

 

1. Pick an LBD with personality

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Jacquard dress, $298, Sara Campbell; Jimmy Choo peep toes, $550, Shirise; 14k yellow gold earrings with cognac and round diamonds, $12,030, Fuenfer Jewelers; 18k rose gold ring with white and cognac diamonds, $10,920, Fuenfer Jewelers; 14k yellow gold bracelet with white, black and cognac diamonds, $2,095, Fuenfer Jewelers; 14k rose gold bracelet with white, black and cognac diamonds, $2,095, Fuenfer Jewelers

2. Go for a classic and timeless look

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Wayne Clark dress, $1,390, Avenue Fashions; Pouch, $145, Sara Campbell; Pearl earrings, Price upon request, Tiffany’s & Co.; Pearl necklace, Price upon request, Joerge Jensen

3. Add a little holiday sparkle

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Gucci side-tie top, $795, Neapolitan; Sequined skirt, stylist’s own; 14k yellow gold and diamond bracelet, $8,120, Fuenfer Jewelers; 18k yellow gold and diamond hoops, $12,400, Fuenfer Jewelers; 18k white gold ring with white and yellow diamonds, $8,820, Fuenfer Jewelers

4. Pair jewel tones with black and gold accessories

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Amanda Wakeley dress, $1,455, Lake Forest Shop; Necklace, $98, Sara Campbell; Valentino pumps, $645, Shirise; Kotur black and gold clutch, $650, Shirise; 14k white gold and black diamond earrings, $1,500, Fuenfer Jewelers

5. Stay on-trend with an embellished neckline

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Badgley Mischka beaded collar dress, $760, Avenue Fashons; Alexander McQueen clutch, $1,590, Shirise; Jimmy Choo sandals, $695, Shirise; 14k yellow gold bracelets with white, black and cognac diamonds, $2,095, Fuenfer Jewelers; 14k white gold bracelet with round diamonds, $2,100, Fuenfer Jewelers;  14k rose gold bracelet with white, black and cognac diamonds, $2,095, Fuenfer Jewelers; 14k white gold bracelet with white diamonds, $2,095, Fuenfer Jewelers

6. Add a dark lip to a neutral look

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Sen Collection asymmetrical dress, $242, Skändal; YSL clutch, $725, Shirise; 14k yellow gold pendant with white and cognac diamonds, $6,430, Fuenfer Jewelers; 18k rose gold ring with white and cognac diamonds, $10,920, Fuenfer Jewelers

 

(Photos by Tao Zhang; hair by Donna for Teddie Kossof Salon Spa; makeup by Carol-Marie for Teddie Kossof Salon Spa; model, Shara for Factor Women)