New Year's Eve calls for a head turning dress, but you don't have to go over budget to ring in 2016 in style. We rounded up the best party frocks—all under $250—so you can be the best dressed guest in the room. From sequin showstoppers to strapless attention grabbers, here are 11 getups to help you shine bright.
1. Chic Wish
Channel the '20s in this sequin fringe frock.
$59 (originally $70); chicwish.com
Give this delicate black dress an edgy twist by pairing it with over-the-knee boots and a cool choker.
Turn heads in this sequin-striped mini.
$60 (originally $80); mango.com
You are going to want to twirl in this metallic pleated dress.
5. Dorothy Perkins
Opt for a nude pump to balance out the shine in this navy sheath.
$44 (originally $79); dorothyperkins.com
Outshine all your friends in this flashy neon number.
7. River Island
Pair a delicate necklace with this off-the-shoulder look.
$30 (originally $84); riverisland.com
Make sure to carry around a glass of champagne to match this festive strapless number.
$90 (originally $200); coast-stores.com
This formfitting dress with an embellished waist is a fun take on your well-worn LBD.
$70 (originally $125); topshop.com
Ace geometry in this golden patterned number.
11. J. Crew
Play up the gold in this dress with a matching metallic shoe.