8 Party-Perfect Outfits for the Holidays

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Shop. Bake. Host. Repeat. This kind of schedule doesn’t exactly leave a lot of time for holiday outfit planning, which might be why you always seem to leave finding a good one to the very last minute. Get ahead of the problem this year by lining up any of these eight party-perfect outfits now. Psst, they’re so easy to pull off, we wouldn’t judge you for wearing them every year from here on out.

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Faux Fur Jacket + Snakeskin Pants

When your jacket is this bold, it’ll do all the talking for you. Pair it with some on-trend snakeskin pants that you can wear over and over again (with or without the red jacket).

Get the look: I.N.C. ($114); AFRM ($88)

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Velvet Dress + Metallic Heels

A velvet T-shirt dress is comfortable and effortless to wear. Throw it on with a festive pair of metallic strappy heels.

Get the look: Free People ($148); Sam Edelman ($84)

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Sequin Skirt + Oversize Sweater + Midi Coat

Presenting the ideal office holiday party outfit. A sequin skirt jazzes up your everyday sweater and coat so you don't even have to change once the drinks start flowing.

Get the look: Halogen ($89); Leith ($49); Topshop ($75)

red sweater and beret
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Red Sweater + Printed Skirt + Beret

No color screams holiday quite like red, so play it up with matching crimson from head to toe. Don't want to go fully monochromatic? A printed, twirl-worthy skirt helps to break it up.

Get the look: Tucker + Tate ($39); Tibi ($273); Calvin Klein ($24)

orange sweater and pink flares
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Oversize Sweater + Statement Flares

Proof that you don't have to wear red or green to look festive as hell. Throw on some sparkly earrings and hit the dance floor.

Get the look: Cupcakes and Cashmere ($108); Leith ($28)

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Sequin Midi Dress + Crew-neck Sweater

Layer a sweater underneath to make this classic texture feel brand new (bonus points for going all out with a holiday color palette).

Get the look: Vince Camuto ($188); Treasure & Bond ($69)

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Velvet Jumpsuit + Metallic Handbag

A jumpsuit is arguably the easiest way to make a holiday statement.

Get the look: Chelsea28 ($149); Rebecca Minkoff ($198)

pleated skirt and white shirt
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White Shirt + Pleated Midi Skirt

Two pieces that you might already own transform into a festive outfit when combined. Swipe on some bold lipstick to make it feel more dressed up.

Get the look: Tommy Hilfiger ($20); Topshop ($60)

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