Whether you’ve been invited to a year-end party at your office or a Christmas party at your local club, dressing for the part is essential. You want to look fabulous and want people to notice you. Not only do you need beautiful skin and the perfect hairdo, but your outfit should also perfectly fit in with the evening’s theme – which, in this case, is Christmas. Christmas is usually associated with snow, Christmas trees and festive colors – with red being the most popular color of them all, thanks to the global beverage company, Coca-Cola. Thus, dressing the part during Christmas means you should take all of these common associations in mind when you pick out the perfect dress to wear to the next Christmas gathering you are invited to. We are going to explore some of the best choices to make picking the perfect dress easier and more convenient for you.
Keeping It Simple
While some people like to go all out, others like to keep things simple in order to achieve a more elegant look. When you choose a style of dress you would like to wear, a lot of details should be considered – such as your body type and how confident you are with showing off some skin. If you are confident with yourself and would like to go for the elegant look, then a simple dress would suit you perfectly.
1. Racquel Silk-Charmeuse Maxi Dress
If you love the fact that Christmas is associated with objects that are a green color, then you will surely like this dress. The Racquel Silk-Charmeuse Maxi Dress is available for purchase at Net-A-Porter, a global online fashion retailer that stocks a large range of clothing and accessories. This dress is available in four different sizes, varying from extra small to large. It is simple and elegant, and has a touch of Christmas with its green shade. The Racquel Silk-Charmeuse Maxi Dress costs around $280.
Show Off Your Curves
While many people are constantly trying to lose even the smallest amount of excess weight they may have, others embrace it and show off their curves in style. There are many ways in which a woman can use her curves to her own advantage and a large number of clothing lines have also designed fashion pieces especially to help women embrace their curves. Let’s take a look at some of the best dresses to wear to a Christmas party this year if you have some curves.
2. Women’s Esther Dress
For a more sophisticated and classy way to show off your curves, the Women’s Esther Dress is a perfect choice. This elegant dress is designed by Bailey 44 and comes in different sizes. It is manufactured in the United States and features a double lined stitch. The material used in the manufacturing of the dress include rayon, spandex and nylon; making a comfortable fit for anyone. If you’re feeling flirty, then no worry as this dress features a sexy design.
3. Lace Bodice Dress
If you are up for something that is both elegant and funky at the same time to mix it up during the festive season, then you should go for the Lace Bodice Dress by Tracy Reese. This dress has been designed to perfectly fit a curvy body – complimenting every aspect of the body with its perfect fit. The dress is available in plain gay and black, as well as a more festive Claret Greige color. It is also one of the more expensive choices, but your money will surely not go to waste it this dress can be worn to a variety of additional events during the year – including party and corporate gatherings. The Lace Bodice Dress is made from polyester, viscose and elastane. It is a Midi length dress with a Mini C pleated skirt. Just remember not to machine wash this precious gem.
The “Straight-Up” Look
While some people have a curvy body shape and others are more petite, some have a straight-up look that needs a special dress in order to show off the right parts and complement the other parts. While many of the dresses that are designed for women with a straight-up look has very simple features, we are going to take a look at ones with a more festive design to help you impress everyone at your next Christmas party. Matched with the perfect pair of shoes, these dresses will make you feel confident and festive at the same time.
4. Velvet Dress by Cavalleri Bardot
We’ll start off with an elegant dress that has just the perfect shade to fit in with all the festivities of Christmas. The Velvet Dress by Cavalleri Bardot features a silky deep red color and is available in sizes between 10 and 18. It is in the affordable range and is mainly made of polyester. The dress features an off-the-shoulder classic design trend and a velvety finish. This dress by Cavalleri Bardot should only be dry cleaned and can also be perfect for other occasions, which means your money isn’t going to a waste.
For those of you who prefer to focus on the festive side of dresses, rather than which parts of your body it will compliment, a selection of funky dresses that represents what Christmas is associated with should do. These dresses offer unique designs, combined with Christmas colors and some of them even feature some exciting prints that make them enchanting.
5. Tella Dress by Monique Jacquard
The idea of wearing designer clothes at an affordable price is simply a dream for many women, but the Tella Dress, designed by Monique Jacquard, makes it a reality. This dress is very unique – it features an exclusive jacquard print, a round neckline and dramatic volume at the end. The entire dress is made from 100% polyester, which makes it a comfortable dress to wear, even when attending gatherings that last for several hours.
6. Back Ribbed Mini Dress
Christmas is often filled with cold and snowy days, so being prepared even when attending a Christmas party is essential. The Back Ribbed Mini Dress will make you look festive while also keeping you warm in style this festive season. The mini dress features a chic design that is elegant. It comes in red, which means it perfectly fits in with Christmas and all of the colors associated with this special time of the year. The dress is made from mixed fibers and features a regular fit. It is available in sizes 32 to 44 and is actually one of the most affordable choices on our list of top Christmas party dresses.
Dressing up this Christmas holiday is essential for many people, especially when invited to many parties and other gatherings during the season. As a woman, you know how important it is to look at your very best whenever you attend such an event. There are many tasks that are on your to-do list when it comes to attending a party – makeup, a hairstyle, an outfit, shoes and accessories all play an important part of how you feel about yourself at such a gathering. By trying out the 13 dresses we’ve shared with you, we have already helped you tick off one of the most important tasks on your to-do list.