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What to wear to 6 different holiday parties

Party, party, party!

Delicious food! Signature drinks! Dessert Bar! Getting dressed to the nine and breaking loose on the dance floor! Who doesn’t love Christmas parties! One of the things I look forward to the most this time of year are the Christmas parties. I love the excitement that comes with getting dressed-up, just being in the present with family and friends, and enjoying the holidays. If there is one question, I get the most this time of year, it’s “what to wear to holiday parties?” I answer this infamous question in today’s post, and highlight what to wear to 6 different holiday parties! This post covers everything from office parties, to a holiday pajama party, so take notes, and get ready to shop (most looks are on sale)!
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1.Office holiday party or happy hour

Is it 5pm yet? It’s not always possible to celebrate the holiday’s with your co-workers if your office doesn’t do holiday parties. A fun option is to get together for happy hour. Not only is this an easy way to celebrate right after work over a meal and drinks, but it’s an opportunity to give you an excuse to get dress for a night of fun with your work family. To celebrate the holidays with your work family, opt for fun, and flirty looks. If you are hitting the bar, pick a velvet blazer with jeans. The company is putting on an office party, then a pair of tuxedo pants and a blouse will definitely do the trick.

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2.Holiday Girls night out

During the holidays my girls and I make it a point to get together, ladies only and get dress to impress for a night on the town. It’s a time for us to celebrate the year, set goals for the New Year and most of all, enjoy each other’s company. It’s one of the nights during the holidays that I look forward to because one thing is for certain, the night will be filled with fun, laughter, dancing and as always incredible memories being made. For a girls night out of dinner and dancing, I suggest making a statement! bold looks that are stylish and on trend are a must! Green is major this season, so why not try green velvet or a little sparkle with sequins! Who else loves girls night out during the holidays, I sure do!

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3. Christmas dinner

I’m a lover of good food and good conversation at dinners. I love the planning stage and although the execution can be overwhelming, I love the details that go into Christmas dinners. From decor to table settings to the menu and drinks. Every year, I sit back and am appreciative in knowing no matter how busy life gets, this one night a year,’my family and I do our best to see one another. A night where your guaranteed an incredible dinner, endless laughter and memories to last a lifetime. With family and friends, present, I suggest your dinner look should be a bit more formal. Depending on the host, you don’t have to be too formal, but dressy enough that you feel special. I have select pieces that semi-formal, stylish, yet comfortable.

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4. Casual holiday party

Not everyone will be dressing up to the nines this holiday season. If you will be attending casual holiday parties and not sure what to wear, don’t worry because I got you covered. Knits are always a great choice, hence I highly recommend wearing knit sets. These sets are no-brainers as you can dress them up, or dress them down, and they’re perfect for any type of gathering. If a knit  set is not your thing, don’t worry because I have a few more stylish picks you will love. Check out my casual yet stylish picks for your casual holiday parties.

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5.Holiday brunch

Who doesn’t love a nice glass of mimosa with brunch? I love that you can have fun with brunch. You can have a mimosa bar if you hosting which is always a big hit or can make it a themed event by having everyone wear their Sunday best or holiday colors like red, blue and green. When it comes to what to wear to a holiday brunch, the options are endless. Opt for stylish, festive pieces that emphasize the holiday sprit. Metallics, holiday colors, and tulle are always a win.

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6. Pajama party

Have you ever had a pajama party? It might sound crazy but if you’ve never been or had one, I highly recommend. Imagine a night in cozy pajamas, popcorn, favorite candy and movies or hosting a holiday party with the theme pajama party. The truth is pajamas are so chic, elegant and easy to put together to make a statement at any pajama party. So you’ve been invited to a holiday pajama party? What shall you wear? Are you hosting a movie night with close family and friends? What’s the perfect pajama for you? If you find yourself asking these questions, check out my picks for what to wear to the ultimate pajama party!

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I highly enjoyed putting this post together, as I know how difficult it can be trying to figure out what to wear this time of year. I hope my picks were helpful, and I can’t wait to see you step out in style this holiday season. Send me your holiday looks, or tag me if you post on social. Merry Christmas and have the best holiday season ever.


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