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    This $26 Cocktail Dress Is The Perfect Last-Minute New Year's Eve Outfit

    Me on December 30th: I am not going out. Me on December 31st: I am going out.

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    I can't believe I am saying this, given that 2018 has zoomed by (yet also felt incredibly long), but the new year is almost here, y'all! If you're thinking of last-minute hitting up a NYE party and have nothing to wear, fret not, because we 👏 have 👏 options 👏!

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    And one of those options is this simpl, $26 high-low dress that can be dressed up or down depending on the type of party you're attending. 10/10 for versatility!

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    The dress comes in nine solid prints and can easily be worn with a leather jacket, tights and boots, or heels. Add some blingy jewelry and a statement necklace and voila!

    And since we are basically a week from NYE, this thing is available for two-day shipping to Amazon Prime members — meaning you'll have plenty of time to snag one before your party. We love easy, cute outfits.

    To kick this party off, I have to mention that this dress has almost 1,200 reviews, a 4.4-star rating, and customer pictures that prove this number can do it all.

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    I mean just look at those fun tights! And hat! And necklace!

    "I wore this to a New Year's Eve semi-formal party. It was comfy and beautiful at the same time. I dressed it up with a sparkly belt and necklace, but it could be dressed down a bit with a black wide stretch belt. I am 5'7", 140 lbs., and the size small fit just how I wanted." —Dena Behringer

    It looks amazing paired with heels for a ~fancier~ look:

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    "I spent hours online and combing through racks at stores trying to find a nice, simple dress to wear to a wedding. Finally, I stumbled upon this dress on Amazon and ordered it. Let me just say that it's just what I was looking for. The material is a cotton-spandex and has nice quality stitching. Also, unlike most off-the-shoulder dresses/shirts, the sleeves remain off the shoulder and I don't have to constantly pull them back down. So A+ for anyone looking for something inexpensive but chic." —Sam Ander

    Or even with sandals. You can literally wear this on the beach, people!

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    "I ordered this dress just to switch up my usual style. I'm usually in combat boots and armed uniform attire. I ordered an XL, and it fit perfectly and I'm a size 16. I got this dress just in time to wear on Mother's Day....IT WAS BEAUTIFUL AND FIT GREAT. I got so many compliments. I wasn't expecting to love it so much. I'm ordering it in black as well." —Shaneen Hayes

    Seriously, this thing is so versatile, you could transform it into a genius Halloween costume after you've attended all of your holiday parties and weddings if you wanted to.

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    "Very flattering! I am petite and it fit me well. I wore it as a Princess Belle costume for Halloween. —Paige Gillen

    "Purchased this FANTASTIC dress for a masquerade ball for Halloween 2017. It flows really nicely, and is sturdy and strong material...not cheap in the slightest. The zipper is durable and strong. The seams are really well-made. Would definitely recommend." —JNH

    Let's look at a few more pics because quite frankly, I can't stop.

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    "This dress is beautiful and everything I expected it to be! I am 5’4" and about 200 pounds and the dress fit me perfectly in an XL. It came packaged nicely, arrived fast, and fit me well. The fabric is sleek and comfortable. The arms fit snug but not tight. The length is perfect — not too short not too long. It came to above my knee. I got this for Valentine’s Day so I can’t wait to show it off!" —Amazon Customer

    Basically what I am saying here is, buy this dress and you will get a TON of wear out of it — including the NYE party you're going to twirl right into. Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in sizes S-XXL and eight solid colors).

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    And! If you weren't completely sold on this dress, check out these very similar options:

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    #1: A long-sleeved lace dress with room for lots of twirling ($32.99+; available in sizes XS-XXL and 24 styles/colors).

    #2: A swing option with a split V-neck detailing ($32.99+; available in sizes S-XXXL and 14 colors).

    #3: A vintage-style dress with a cute accent belt ($23.99+; available in sizes XS-4XL and 45 prints/colors).

    Looking for the perfect gift for any occasion? Check out all of BuzzFeed’s gift guides!

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    Some reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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