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33 Holiday Party Dresses From Amazon You'll Actually Want To Wear

Karen from accounting will be staring at you with ENVY throughout the entire party. Need I remind you that jealousy is a disease, Karen?

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1. A scalloped off-shoulder swing dress for shoulders that can't be tamed, à la Miley Cyrus in 2010. Never forget that iconic music video that began her departure from being known just as a Disney star.

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Promising review: "Omg. This is great! I needed a dress for a work event that could also be doubled for a wedding that is also comfy and cute — and this is it. I followed the size chart and found it to be true to size! I'm in love and will hopefully be ordering this in red, too!" —Danielle

Price: $24.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 11 colors)

2. A ruffled one-shoulder dress featuring a thigh-high slit for legs that feel like playing a subtle game of peek-a-boo. This is perfectly form-fitting without feeling too "I'm uncomfortable and my boss is here" revealing.

Reviewers suggest going a size up in this dress! Promising review: "This dress is perfection. It has just the right amount of drama for you to look fabulous. Gorgeous!" —BethPrice: $24+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in nine colors)
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Reviewers suggest going a size up in this dress!

Promising review: "This dress is perfection. It has just the right amount of drama for you to look fabulous. Gorgeous!" —Beth

Price: $24+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in nine colors)

3. A crewneck knee-length dress best accessorized with fancy jewels and a clutch for that ~epitome of elegance~ kind of look. Look at you go, exuding serious Meghan Markle vibes.

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Promising review: "I had ordered a dress from Nordstrom Rack that was suddenly backordered, so I took a huge chance and ordered this one last minute. It came fast and fit great! I got so many compliments on it! The lace is super comfy and the fraying on the sleeves and the bottom really make it unique." —Snorman

Price: $19.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 10 colors)

4. A midi dress that cinches at the waist for a true YOWZA effect. Folks, say hello to an hourglass silhouette that will leave you winking at your reflection in the mirror.

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Promising review: "Frankly, I love this dress! The construction is incredible; it's almost like a stretch crepe material and features a hidden red slip underneath. It hits right at the knee, the red color is rich and vibrant, and the floral print is awesome! The bodice hits me perfectly at the waist and there is enough room in the bust to accommodate my larger than usual boobs for my small frame." —GIMME TIGER

Price: $29.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in seven colors)

5. A skater dress studded with pearls plucked from only the finest of oysters. Pearl earrings? Boring. Go with a dress covered in pearls instead!

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Order a size up for the perfect fit!

Promising review: "Love this dress! I was afraid that the beads would start coming off after a few washes, but it’s been a few months and it's still good after a dozen machine washes!" —Amazon Customer

Price: $21.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in six colors)

6. A draped a-line dress featuring a v-neck design and flutter cap sleeves that will leave you drooling upon first glance. This is undeniable proof that love at first sight EXISTS.

Price: $69 (available in sizes 0-8 and in four colors)
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Price: $69 (available in sizes 0-8 and in four colors)

7. A ruffled pencil dress you'll be grateful you purchased. When you have yet another "I'm not sure why I came to this" event — THIS is what you're going to wear. No more destroying your closet to find something decent. Just pull this out.

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Promising review: "This dress was BOMB! I got so many compliments on it. Its looks rich, from the fabric to the cut." —Amazon Customer

Price: $19.99+ (Available in sizes S-XXL and in 15 colors)

8. A lace bodycon dress that will become like those jeans in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants. All of your friends, whether they're at soccer camp or vacationing in Greece, will be begging to borrow this beauty.

Promising review: "I needed a cocktail dress to wear to my husbands award banquet and I didn’t want to spend much. The positive reviews on this dress pulled me in, and I'm so happy I got it! This dress fits like a glove and I received so many compliments on it." —ejack82Price: $34.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in two colors)
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Promising review: "I needed a cocktail dress to wear to my husbands award banquet and I didn’t want to spend much. The positive reviews on this dress pulled me in, and I'm so happy I got it! This dress fits like a glove and I received so many compliments on it." —ejack82

Price: $34.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in two colors)

9. A fishtail bandage dress ironically named after the exact opposite of what it does. This pretty little number will have you breaking hearts, not bandaging 'em up.

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Promising review: "To say that I LOVE this dress would be an understatement. This dress is everything. It's made from a super heavy bandage material and it fits like a glove. I did have to get the straps altered a bit (they were a little too long), but I still love this!" —Lauren

Price: $43+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in 11 colors)

10. A turtleneck bodycon dress that laughs in the face of winter. Denim? Forget about it. Wear this fashion-forward piece instead.*

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*Just, you know, wear it with tights so you don't freeze.

Promising review: "The fabric on this dress is soft, stretchy, warm, and fairly thick. It’s not see-through or thin and the legnth goes right below your knees. This is perfectly form-fitting without being obscenely tight!" —Marie

Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 13 colors).

11. A knee-length cocktail dress designed with jacquard lace and mesh detailing so gorgeous, some excessive swooning will definitely take place throughout the night.

Promising review: "This dress is perfect in every way!! True to size and great quality. I wore it for an awards banquet and got tons of compliments!" –JayceebabiPrice: $43.99+ (available in sizes 1X-4X and in three colors)
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Promising review: "This dress is perfect in every way!! True to size and great quality. I wore it for an awards banquet and got tons of compliments!" –Jayceebabi

Price: $43.99+ (available in sizes 1X-4X and in three colors)

12. A crossover hem wrap dress to have you shouting "THAT'S A WRAP!" as soon as you find it. Folks, your holiday party dress search is over. This is the one.

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Promising review: "I love this dress and will order it in another color/print. Very versatile and you can add a blazer for professional office look. Plus, the fabric is perfect for traveling because it doesn't wrinkle." —Derima

Price: $49 (available in sizes 1X-5X and in six colors)

13. A ~Square Neck~ swing dress that is the long lost cousin of a sponge that lives in the sea. I believe his name is Square Pants. Thanks, Ancestry DNA!

Promising review: "I love this dress! I was so relieved to discover that the sleeves were made of a stretchier material and the length was to my knee!" —Rebacca J. FollettPrice: $39.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXXL and in three colors)
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Promising review: "I love this dress! I was so relieved to discover that the sleeves were made of a stretchier material and the length was to my knee!" —Rebacca J. Follett

Price: $39.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXXL and in three colors)

14. An off-the-shoulder cocktail dress to suffer the same fate as your favorite jeans or your softest tee. In other words, this WILL be worn all the time.

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Promising review: "I'm so ecstatic about this dress! It's beautiful and the material is great. I wore it to a holiday party, and it was a hit!" —Mrs. Abrego

Price: $32.99+ (available in size S-3X and in seven colors)

15. A shift dress you can pair with heels and a clutch (hello, office party) or leggings and boots (hello, movie and dinner date). This is ideal for people who appreciate the more versatile things in life!

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Promising review: "The fabric on this dress makes me feel like I'm wearing comfy yoga or loungewear, but it is actually a very polished and office-appropriate fabric." —Deb

Price: $29.99+ (available in sizes 16-26 and in three colors)

16. A velvet skater dress guaranteed to have you jingling all the way.... to your purse so you can fetch your credit card. "Happy holidays to myself!"

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Promising review: "This is a beautiful dress, solid quality, and it fits like a dream. I've received multiple compliments each time I've worn it!" —Amazon Customer

Price: $23+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in nine colors)

17. An irregular hem swing dress that will have you crooning John Legend as soon as your receive it. "All of me, loves all of you" you'll sing whilst looking at your reflection in the mirror.

Promising review: "This is a gorgeous dress for the price and super comfortable! I'm a size 14 and it was a perfect fit. I got a ton of compliments on it!" —Mrs. Sylvia LopezPrice: $21.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in eight colors)
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Promising review: "This is a gorgeous dress for the price and super comfortable! I'm a size 14 and it was a perfect fit. I got a ton of compliments on it!" —Mrs. Sylvia Lopez

Price: $21.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in eight colors)

18. A fit-to-flare surplice dress available in 51 colors. Will you want to buy them all? Yes. Your credit card might get upset but, alas, it's your life! Do what ya want!

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Promising review: "This dress is really lovely. It fits well and is so comfy! I ended up liking this dress so much that I purchased it in black, as well, because who doesn't need another little black dress?" —Jayme & Gilbert

Price: $36.99 (available in sizes 2-18 and in 51 colors)

19. An elastic waist one-shoulder dress sure to have Karen from accounting feeling envious AF. "Where the HECK did she get that?" she'll wonder from afar.

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Promising review: "Nice quality for the price! I ordered the dress two days before a wedding I was attending and was able to get it in time. The material has a nice, medium weight with a good stretch in all the right places." —Karina Aguirre

Price: $18.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in two colors)

20. A sleeveless sheath dress made from a stretchy, figure-hugging scuba material that won't wrinkle as soon as you sit down. Looking polished and professional all day = a true Christmas miracle.

Promising review: "I can’t tell y’all how much I LOVE THIS DRESS. I wore it to a banquet at which I did the keynote speech. Such a beautiful dress." —NaimaPrice: $35.93+ (available in sizes 2-16 and in 15 colors)
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Promising review: "I can’t tell y’all how much I LOVE THIS DRESS. I wore it to a banquet at which I did the keynote speech. Such a beautiful dress." —Naima

Price: $35.93+ (available in sizes 2-16 and in 15 colors)

21. A knee-length fit-and-flare dress you can easily pair with black tights and killer booties for a more casual look. Dinner date with your friends next week? Consider your outfit covered.

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Promising review: "This dress exceeded my expectations! The cape sleeves are dramatic without being over the top. I ordered this to wear to a winter wedding, but plan to wear this for work events as well." —eno8cc

Price: $27.80 (available in sizes XS-XL and in two colors)

22. A swing dress in desperate need of an attitude adjustment. This thing is constantly giving me the ~cold~ shoulder.

Promising review: "You won't be disappointed with this dress! The fit and style are just as pictured, the material is a stretch jersey and super comfortable." —rkr from paPrice: $12.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 36 colors)
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Promising review: "You won't be disappointed with this dress! The fit and style are just as pictured, the material is a stretch jersey and super comfortable." —rkr from pa

Price: $12.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 36 colors)

23. A mermaid dress available in both a sweetheart- and high-neck style. BUT DON'T WORRY! They all stop mid-calf and fit like a glove.

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If you prefer your dresses to not be *too* tight and form-fitting, consider going up a size!

Promising review: "It can be super sexy but can be toned-down for work with the right pair of shoes. I followed the sizing chart and ordered a 14, and WOW did it show off my curves." —Carole

Price: $20.99+ (available in sizes 4-22 and in 37 colors)

24. A knee-length plaid dress perfect for both sitting in your cubicle *and* heading to that "I'm dreading this" holiday party that you really don't want to attend. Grab some coconut shrimp and feel free to head out after about five minutes!

"I had to head out after about five minutes because I just started to feel so sick!" Promising review: "I am thrilled with the way this dress fits! The fabric feels luxurious and does not wrinkle, and I'm looking forward to purchasing more dresses from this company." —tinycamperPrice: $28.99 (available in sizes 16-26)
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"I had to head out after about five minutes because I just started to feel so sick!"

Promising review: "I am thrilled with the way this dress fits! The fabric feels luxurious and does not wrinkle, and I'm looking forward to purchasing more dresses from this company." —tinycamper

Price: $28.99 (available in sizes 16-26)

25. A swing dress that will become your favorite little black dress. PLUS, this baby is perfect for any season! Pair it with some denim in the fall, tights and booties in the winter, a fun blazer in the spring, and flip flops in the summer!

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Promising review: "If you hate compliments, don't get this — every person I pass by compliments this dress! The fabric is the right texture to keep it flouncy and the fit is spot on." —B. gladden

Price: $15.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 15 colors)

26. A fitted v-neck pencil dress you'll want to re-wear twice in one month. Facebook pictures be damned, because this pretty thing is perfect for both your holiday party ~and~ NYE.

Promising review: "I absolutely love this dress! I cannot believe I paid so little for it and the fit was perfect. I am a very curvaceous woman and this dress hugged all the right spots." —Amazon CustomerPrice: $39.99 (available in sizes S-XXL and in 12 colors)
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Promising review: "I absolutely love this dress! I cannot believe I paid so little for it and the fit was perfect. I am a very curvaceous woman and this dress hugged all the right spots." —Amazon Customer

Price: $39.99 (available in sizes S-XXL and in 12 colors)

27. An off-shoulder lace dress with a soft lining AKA the lace won't feel itchy or scratchy on your skin. Comfort over everything, am I right?

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Promising review: "I am always so excited when I buy a dress that fits perfectly. And let me tell you, THIS DRESS FIT ME PERFECTLY. The lace used in the sleeve is elastic and it has some stretch to it. I am honestly in love! Will definitely be buying this in another color." —Ashlee Wells

Price: $15.99+ (available in sizes S-XXXL and in nine colors)

28. A vintage-inspired cocktail dress perfect for twirling around in circles, which should be captured into a Boomerang for your Instagram story. Obviously.

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Promising review: "I have two styles of this dress and I absolutely love it! it fits like a glove and I honestly get so many compliments when I wear this. I want it in every color!" —Jessi

Price: $19.88+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 19 colors)

29. A floral lace midi dress also perfect for that "I BARELY EVEN KNOW THIS COUSIN" wedding you have coming up next month. Those are truly the worst, aren't they?

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Promising review: "This dress is so beautiful! I wore it to my cousin's black tie optional wedding and it was perfect! It was very comfortable and the material was stretchy, so I could move around easily. I got several compliments on how beautiful it was, and I would definitely recommend this to a friend." —Kelly

Price: $12.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 14 colors)

30. A flounce hem dress that's even longer in the back, meaning you won't have to worry about length AT ALL. Raise your hand if you've ever been paranoid about your behind being exposed while at a public function.

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Promising review: "This is a solid classic — the material is good and the fit is flattering. Another good Calvin Klein dress!" —T. Olle

Price: $49.79+ (available in sizes 2-16 and in eight colors)

31. A mini chiffon dress sure to seal in ALL the votes for the "Best Dressed" office superlative. Enjoy that $50 dinner voucher, you stylish winner!

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Promising review: "I literally just got this dress minutes ago and I'm in love, right out of the bag. No need to size up. It's a perfect fit!" —kace810

Price: $17.59+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 13 colors)

32. A sleeveless cocktail dress that looks WAY more expensive than it actually is. Go ahead and let you colleagues think that you blew an entire paycheck on this thing... *evil giggle*

Promising review: "This dress is everything! It fits like a glove. I purchased this for the office, but am contemplating wearing this to a wedding or engagement party." —TristayaPrice: $19.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 19 colors)
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Promising review: "This dress is everything! It fits like a glove. I purchased this for the office, but am contemplating wearing this to a wedding or engagement party." —Tristaya

Price: $19.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 19 colors)

33. A skater dress available in holiday colors (surprise, red and green) as well as velvet styles that will make you look jollier than Kris Kringle himself.

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Promising review: "I bought this dress last minute for a wedding and LOVED it! In fact, I'm about to buy it in two more colors! It fits like a dream and is super comfortable — perfect for a long night of dancing and drinking." —Erin

Price: $28.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in nine colors)

Me and my work wives, showing up to the office holiday party looking extremely fresh:

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The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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