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39 Dresses That Scream "Holiday Party"

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1. A metallic one-shoulder minidress because bows on presence > bows on presents.

Get it from Topshop for $130. Available in sizes 2-10.
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Get it from Topshop for $130. Available in sizes 2-10.

2. This Maggy London sheath that's sexy and sophisticated.

Get it from Nordstrom for $148. Also available in red and navy, sizes 0-16.
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Get it from Nordstrom for $148. Also available in red and navy, sizes 0-16.

3. A bead-embellished skater dress in the perfect shade of mint.

Get it from Asos for $143. Available in sizes 8, 12-14.
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Get it from Asos for $143. Available in sizes 8, 12-14.

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4. This pink sequin stunner from H&M.

Get it from H&M for $69.99. Available in sizes 2-16.
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Get it from H&M for $69.99. Available in sizes 2-16.

5. This modern-day Brigitte Bardot LBD.

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Get it from NastyGal for $68. Available in sizes XXS-XL.

6. A gorgeous deep red shift with a high neck and floral lace overlay.

Get it from Nordstrom Rack for $104.97. Available in sizes XS-S, L.
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Get it from Nordstrom Rack for $104.97. Available in sizes XS-S, L.

7. A sexy black midi bodycon dress with mesh paneling that's at once demure and daring.

Get it from Missguided for $50.40. Available in sizes 12-20.
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Get it from Missguided for $50.40. Available in sizes 12-20.

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8. A strappy shift in regal, sequined ombré.

Get it from H&M for $69.99. Available in sizes 4-12.
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Get it from H&M for $69.99. Available in sizes 4-12.

9. A gorgeous minidress with a high collar and bell sleeves in evergreen lace.

Get it from Zara for $129.99. Available in sizes XS-L.
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Get it from Zara for $129.99. Available in sizes XS-L.

10. A metallic jacquard fit-and-flare mini with a V-back.

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Get it from Amazon for $27.99+. Available in sizes 0-10.

11. A mauve knot-front bodycon dress with long sleeves.

Get it from Forever21 for $22.90. Also available in aubergine, sizes 0X-3X.
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Get it from Forever21 for $22.90. Also available in aubergine, sizes 0X-3X.

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12. A jacquard dress with pockets and a chic retro silhouette.

Get it from ModCloth for $119. Available in sizes XS-XXL.
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Get it from ModCloth for $119. Available in sizes XS-XXL.

13. This show-stopping LBD with full, dramatic bell sleeves.

Get it from Bloomingdale's for $94.90. Available in sizes XS-L.
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Get it from Bloomingdale's for $94.90. Available in sizes XS-L.

14. An unembellished but structurally fascinating origami dress by C/meo Collective.

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $129.99. Available in sizes XS-L.
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Get it from Urban Outfitters for $129.99. Available in sizes XS-L.

15. A swingy metallic minidress with an open back and sheer sleeves.

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Get it from Modcloth for $99.99. Available in sizes XS-M.

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16. A black jacquard-weave dress with a Breakfast at Tiffany's flare.

Get it from H&M for $59.99. Available in sizes 2-16.
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Get it from H&M for $59.99. Available in sizes 2-16.

17. A moss green bodycon with a peekaboo sweetheart neckline and crochet lace overlay.

Get it from Asos for $94. Available in sizes 16-24.
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Get it from Asos for $94. Available in sizes 16-24.

18. A metallic jersey open-back tunic that looks as fabulous with pants as it does without.

Get it from American Apparel for $21. Also available in silver and black, sizes XS/S and M/L.
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Get it from American Apparel for $21. Also available in silver and black, sizes XS/S and M/L.

19. This sequined backless midi dress that's a 360º statement.

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Get it from Bloomingdale's for $88. Also available in champagne, sizes XS-L.

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20. A vintage-inspired scalloped minidress in lilac and silver sequins.

Get it from ModCloth for $119.99. Available in sizes XS-L.
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Get it from ModCloth for $119.99. Available in sizes XS-L.

21. A royal blue cold-shoulder slip dress with plisse texture and lace detail.

Get it from Topshop for $74. Available in sizes 0-8.
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Get it from Topshop for $74. Available in sizes 0-8.

22. A crimson red skater dress with a pleated bubble skirt and 3/4 sleeves.

Get it from Choies for $15.90. Available in sizes M-L.
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Get it from Choies for $15.90. Available in sizes M-L.

23. A rose gold sequin T-shirt dress that keeps it fabulously casual.

Get it from Nordstrom for $65. Also available in black, sizes XS-L.
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Get it from Nordstrom for $65. Also available in black, sizes XS-L.

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24. A drapey black sheath that's business in the front and a party in the back.

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Get it from NastyGal for $68. Available in sizes XS, M-L.

25. A multi-colored sequin mini cuz baby you're a fiiiiirework.

Get it from Forever21 for $29.90. Available in sizes S-L.
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Get it from Forever21 for $29.90. Available in sizes S-L.

26. A long-sleeved, all-over-sequin minidress with an open back.

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Get it from Abercrombie & Fitch for $88. Available in sizes XS-L.

27. A romantic, bohemian velvet shirtdress.

Get it from Free People for $128. Available in four colors, sizes XS-L.
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Get it from Free People for $128. Available in four colors, sizes XS-L.

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28. A black asymmetrical shift with an on-trend built-in choker.

Get it from Missguided for $25.20. Available in sizes 0-12.
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Get it from Missguided for $25.20. Available in sizes 0-12.

29. A head-turning cocktail dress with zigzag overlay and lace details.

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Get it from Amazon for $36.99. Available in black, royal blue, dark green, fuchsia, and red, in sizes XS-XL.

30. A cute collared velvet mini that's Alexa Chung-approved.

Get it from Asos for $77. Available in sizes 0-10.
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Get it from Asos for $77. Available in sizes 0-10.

31. A black- and gold-sequined tube dress with subtle draping and an open back.

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Get it from Zara for $69.90. Available in sizes XS-L.

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32. A deep-V velvet skater dress in a gorgeous, non-traditional holiday shade.

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $69. Also available in black and dark green, sizes XS-XL.
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Get it from Urban Outfitters for $69. Also available in black and dark green, sizes XS-XL.

33. This peasant-esque, off-the-shoulder red lace frock.

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Get it from Revolve for $70. Also available in white, sizes XS-L.

34. A one-shouldered pencil dress in royal purple lace.

Get it from Asos for $106. Available in tall sizes 0-16.
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Get it from Asos for $106. Available in tall sizes 0-16.

35. A downright frosty metallic fit-and-flare mini by Vince Camuto.

Get it from Nordstrom for $168. Available in sizes 2-16.
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Get it from Nordstrom for $168. Available in sizes 2-16.

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36. A simple skater mini in crushed slate blue velvet with a low V-back.

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Get it from Topshop for $55. Available in petite sizes 0-6, 10.

37. A not-so-ordinary LBD with a high lace neck and full tulle skirt.

Get it from Asos for $106. Available in sizes 14-20.
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Get it from Asos for $106. Available in sizes 14-20.

38. An embellished flapper midi dress for parties in the West Egg.

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Get it from Asos for $158. Available in sizes 0-10.

39. And this disco-perfect mini with gold sequins, gold sequins, an open back, and some more gold sequins.

Get it from Asos for $116. Available in sizes 14-24.
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Get it from Asos for $116. Available in sizes 14-24.

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