I can’t believe December’s finally arrived – Christmas tree’s up, advent calenders cracked open and there’s a diary full of fun to be had. Time to kick up your heels and get glammed up for party season! ‘Tis the season to be jolly and finding that perfect party frock is essential if you want to feel fabulous this Christmas.
I’ve been looking for a few party dresses this year and we’re spoiled for choice. I’m loving the key trends of the moment, luxe lace, velvets and metallic – all perfect for this time of year.
Here are 10 wonderful dresses that will have you noticed for all the right reasons.
Who doesn’t want to be the lady in red? This sexy little Self Portrait number is so hot you’ve got to flaunt it!
Self Portrait, available at Net a Porter – £280.00
I recently tried this LBD and I was super surprised how flattering the cut was – I can’t stop thinking about it which can only mean one thing. This dress is a classic that will never go out of fashion.
Maje Rivia dress, £315.00
I have recently fallen back in love with Topshop. We had abreak when every top was cropped and I had just given birth but I’ve rediscovered this high street power house and can’t get enough. This dress is so flattering and feminine I had to have it as soon as I saw it. Team with ankle boots, heels or over-the-knee boots, literally put it with anything and it looks fab!
Topshop Plisse Star Mesh Dress Skater Dress, £42.00
I adore asymmetric dresses and love the flared skirt on this stunning Sandro velvet dress. Perfect for any party!
Sandro Ingalls Dress, £239.00
I did warn you that I’m crushing on Topshop! This 80’s inspired red sequin dress is a Christmas cracker. I was desperately trying to find it in store today but it’s selling out fast!
Topshop 80’s sequin Roll Neck Dress £85.00
This is a great buy for those breast feeding mummies wanting to look sensational but still needing to keep it practical. The colour is just so elegant.
Zara Velvet Dress £29.99
This is the perfect Christmas dress for when you need to indulge. Its playful length goes perfectly with ankle boots and could take you easily from a festive lunch to dinner.
Isabel Marant, available at Lyst – $394.00
Nothing makes me feel more feminine than a long and floating dress. This dress has the prettiest print and would look great teamed with a chunky boot and leather jacket to give it a little edge.
Archive by Alexa second collaborative collection with M&S has been designed very much with the party season in mind. This black velvet dress is my pick from the collection.
Archive by Alexa for M&S, The Vicar Dress £55.00
Topshop party piece. This dress has a flattering waistband, long sleeves if you like to keep covered and the skirt is a great length. This is perfect for a winter wedding.
Topshop Lace Trim Aline Dress, £55.00
Have a fabulous party season and happy shopping.
Love Mummy B