Champagne and Sequins: Your Guide to NYE Dressing

Where did it go? The year is almost over and with it comes one of the most important choices on the fashion calendar. Just what are you going to be wearing as the clock strikes 12?

New Years Eve is a chance to loosen your style rules and have a little fun with your wardrobe. There is no one right way to get your New Years on and that makes dressing up even more fun than usual! Go for traditional sequined glam or cool girl understatement. Do NYE your way and feel amazing as the Champagne corks start to pop.

We want to inspire your NYE look whether you’re hitting a club, a house party or the couch. Check out our favorite end of year outfits below.

For a Glam NYE Ball

If you’re lucky enough to have a ticket to one of the hottest NYE events in town then you need an outfit with an extra something special. Black Tie events give you a great excuse to indulge your inner Hollywood star so take a more is more approach to your New Year’s Eve look. This Halston Heritage Strapless Evening Gown mixes up a classic 50s silhouette with a stunning modern sheer skirt. We promise you will feel a million dollars in this gorgeous gown.

Halston Heritage Strapless Evening Gown

For Dinner With Friends

Sometimes good friends, good food, and good wine are all you need for an NYE to remember but that doesn’t mean you can’t dress up! A touch of sparkle can help to elevate a smart dinner outfit to something with a little extra edge. This beautiful Alice + Olivia Ramos Embellished Skirt twinkles with hundreds of tiny embellished beads that will reflect the bubbles in your champagne glass. Pair it with a simple cami or shirt to show off your sparkling side.

Alice + Olivia Embellished Skirt

For Dancing All Night

Ready to hit the city and your favorite club as you dance your way to midnight? You need something that is not only drop dead gorgeous but also easy to get your groove on in. Forget your LBD and instead party in eye-popping fuchsia with this Gabby's Party All Night Mini Dress from Free People. It’s simple, sexy and unforgettable.

Unforgettable party dress

For a House Party

The great thing about house party dressing is there are (usually) no rules. Want to wear your favorite jeans? That’s cool. Or go full on glam? That’s ok too. A good rule of thumb is to go for something comfortable with a bit of an edge. It’s the detailing that really elevates this French Connection Hannah Beau Jumpsuit to an NYE worthy choice. Gorgeous lacework and sheer panels combine with a sleek silhouette for a look that will make you feel effortless chic.

French Connection Jumpsuit

For a Romantic Night In

New Year’s Eve can be one of the most intimate nights of the year and there is no reason you can’t put every bit as much effort into dressing for one as you do for a crowd. Choose fluid, feminine shapes and tactile materials that are perfect for slow dancing round the kitchen. This Eileen Fisher V-Neck Velvet Kimono Dress is relaxed and romantic.

Eileen Fisher Relaxed Kimono Dress

Don’t leave your New Year’s dressing to chance. Explore Shop It To Me today and discover your final look of the year.