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

    I don't want much, I just don't want to have to paw through racks upon racks of clothes to find a dress.

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

    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 β€” 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!" β€”Danielle

    Price: $33.99+ (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!" β€”Beth

    Price: $15.99+ (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.,

    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." β€”Snorman

    Price: $29.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 10 colors)

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

    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!" β€”Amazon Customer

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

    5. 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 β€” THIS is what you're going to wear. No more destroying your closet to find something decent. Just pull this out.


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

    Price: $29.99+ (Available in sizes S-XXL and in 15 colors)

    6. A velvet wrap dress so luxe, everyone will be convinced you squandered your holiday bonus on a fancy designer piece of clothing (exhibit A below).

    Promising review: "I am RARELY able to buy something online two days before an event, throw it on, wear no shapers under it, and go. But. This. Dress. Is. Different. I love it so much! I wish I had more holiday parties to go to so I could own it in every color! I’m a solid 18, this hugged every curve, was flattering, and was nicely lined. I don't have an hourglass figure, but this made me feel like Jessica Rabbit." β€”sheeshbri

    Price: $29.99+ (available in sizes 14-24 and in 15 colors)

    7. An off-the-shoulder lace dress for anyone who doesn't really feel like going to their office holiday party. You only speak to your colleagues via email, the food will be subpar, but HEY β€” at least you'll look fantastic.,

    Price: $45.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in four 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 husband's 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." β€”ejack82

    Price: $29.99+ (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.

    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!" β€”Lauren

    Price: $47+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in 11 colors)

    10. A turtleneck sweater dress you can pair with black tights and booties for the ultimate ~dinner date~ look! The only thing that will be more exciting than your outfit will be the bread and butter resting at the center of the table.,

    Promising review: "THRILLED! Turtleneck sweater dresses that FIT are sometimes so hard to find, so I was pleasantly surprised when this turned out to be a keeper! It lays nicely without being too tight or too baggy." β€”Schiller

    Price: $30.74+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in nine 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!" –Jayceebabi

    Price: $38.99+ (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.


    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." β€”Derima

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

    13. A swanky bandage dress because you can never really go wrong with a little black dress, particularly not during the holiday season.

    Promising review: "I love this dress and got so many compliments on it. It looks luxurious and the color is stunning! No body shaper is needed (not even a bra and I wear a 38DDD) because this is a true bandage dress." β€”Ariel Dubre

    Price: $48.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 14 colors)

    14. 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!" β€”Rebacca J. Follett

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

    15. 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.,

    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!" β€”Mrs. Abrego

    Price: $10+ (available in size S-3X and in seven colors)

    16. 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!,

    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." β€”Deb

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

    17. 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!",

    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!" β€”Amazon Customer

    Price: $21.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in nine 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!,

    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?" β€”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. "Where the HECK did she get that?" she'll wonder from afar.,

    Promising review: "This dress is just the right mix of comfy and classy. Fits in all the right places, and the sleeves can be adjusted so that it can be worn either off the shoulder or as a boatneck." β€”Brad Schaefer

    Price: $19.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 15 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." β€”Naima

    Price: $48.80+ (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.


    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." β€”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." β€”rkr from pa

    Price: $14.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 36 colors)

    23. 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." β€”tinycamper

    Price: $25.99 (available in sizes 16-26)

    24. 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!


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

    Price: $29.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 15 colors)

    25. 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." β€”Amazon Customer

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

    26. 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?


    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." β€”Ashlee Wells

    Price: $17.99+ (available in sizes S-XXXL and in nine colors)

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


    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!" β€”Jessi

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

    28. A Calvin Klein 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.


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

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

    29. 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!


    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!" β€”kace810

    Price: $20.79+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 13 colors)

    30. 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." β€”Tristaya

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

    31. 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.


    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 β€” perfect for a long night of dancing and drinking." β€”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:


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

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