Your Christmas Party Wardrobe: Part Two

Contemporary cocktail wear reimagines the classics in surprise silhouettes and with unexpected detailing. Just add glitter - some things never go out of style!

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Cut-outs, jersey fabrics and athletic stripes have been reimagined for the party girl. There is no shame in showing a little skin, so embrace sheer overlays and racer-back cuts. Layering also works well, but keep your shape well defined for an unapologetic look. Luxe detailing is the key to taking this look from desk to dinner.

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A jumpsuit is a game-changing, super-glamorous alternative to a classic evening dress. For a knockout silhouette, a deep neckline and flared leg work beautifully. To wholly embrace the Christmas spirit (and the original Studio 54 vibe), opt for glittering applique and metallic fabrics.

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1. Bronze wrap jumpsuit, €140 at Phase Eight 2. Red halterneck jumpsuit, Love, €50 at Topshop
3. Beadwork jumpsuit, €345 at & Other Stories 4. Devore jumpsuit, €118 at Next 5. White wide-leg jumpsuit, Myleene Klass, €84.54 at littlewoods.com

This article originally appeared in the December issue of IMAGE magazine, on shelves nationwide now. Featured image from Penneys.

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