The holidays are here and the holiday party invites are rolling in.
InStyle Magazine’s Isabel Gonzalez-Whitaker reveals this season’s hottest fashions, perfect for any holiday party.
Dinner Party: Subtle texture and shine on the top, paired with a lady-life skirt makes this outfit dressy enough for the holidays without being over the top in someone’s home.
BCBGeneration top, $58, bcbgeneration.com
Lane Bryant skirt, $64.95, at Lane Bryant
Society 84 shoe, $46, lulus.com
Kohl’s glitter bag, $49, kohls.com
Forever 21 necklace and ring, $14.80 and $5.80, forever 21
Forever 21 bangles, $5, forever 21
CC Skye Soho bangle, $60, ccskye.com
New Year’s Eve Party: Ring in the new year in style. It’s your night to make an impact. A silky, draped dress in jewel tone, an elegant clutch, and a knockout piece of jewelry are all you need.
Amanda Uprichard tina dress, $206, revolveclothing.com
Steve Madden Shoes, $139.95, endless.com
Truvow kiss me clutch, $48, truvow.mycafecommerce.com
Bauble Bar bracelets, $52 (set), baublebar.com
Fantasy Jewelry Box necklace, $43.95, fantasyjewelrybox.com
Office Party: Let your co-workers see you in a new light. A sequined animal print jacket with a bold color top and slim black pants are perfect for 9 to 5. Then, when it’s time for drinks, add dangly earrings, grab a sparkly clutch and swith out your plain pumps for something more special.
Cool Papaya salsa red top, $55, lulus.com
Tulle sequins jacket, $79, lulus.com
Anne Taylor Loft Marissa Modern pant, $69.50, at Anne Taylor Loft
Zia Couture Earrings, $120, ziacouturejewelry.com
CC Skye Soho Bangles, $60 (each), ccskye.com
Armani Exchange clutch; $128, armaniexchange.com
Kate Spade shoe, endless.com
Alternate Jacket option BB Dakota, $88, bbdakota.com
Cocktail Party: When in doubt about the dress code, wear metallic. A wrap dress is a flattering silhoutte for all body types. Don’t be afraid to mix metallics with other metallics for a festive holiday look.
Tinley Road Vintage style metallic dress, $79, piperlime.com
Shoe $34, lulus.com
Gap metallic bag, $39.95, at Gap
Vanessa Mooney copper and gun metal necklace, venessamooney.com
Forever 21, metal and rhinestone necklace, $7.80, forever 21
Sorrelli necklace, and rings, $195.50 and $73.60/$78.20, sorrelli.com