What to Wear to an Office Holiday Party — No Matter Where You Work
It's that time of the year: Holiday party invitations are flooding your inbox and you're faced with the task of picking out a killer outfit for each event. But out of all the festivities marked on your calendar, the ensemble you choose for your company party is arguably the most important. You want a look that takes you out of 9-to-5 territory without compromising professionalism. Ahead, five party outfit ideas for every office environment.
A Collared Dress with Sparkly Heels
Shop It: 1901 tweed shift dress, $119; nordstrom.com. Oscar de la Renta pave metal bow earring, $225; shopbop.com. Coach pebble leather crossbody bag, $175; saks.com. Erdem Fari faux pearl-embellished faille mules, $410; net-a-porter.com.
A Suit With Killer Accessories
Shop It: Mango double-breasted structured blazer, $120; mango.com. Karl Lagerfeld Paris Hadley embellished pump, $89; nordstrom.com. Baublebar Annya drop earrings, $48; shopbop.com. Mango high-waist palazzo trousers, $80; mango.com.
A Slip Dress Over a Turtleneck
Shop It: Carolina Santo Domingo Eva Box tasseled suede clutch, $825; net-a-porter.com. Topshop plain satin slip dress, $68; topshop.com. Everlane The Cashmere Turtleneck, $120; everlane.com. Canvas Jewelry dia circle linear drop earrings, $16; nordstrom.com. Nine West Fallon tall dress boots, $159; zappos.com.
A Chunky Sweater With a Fancy Skirt
Shop It: Topshop chunky roll sweater, $75; nordstrom.com. Derek Lam 10 Crosby pleated lurex knit skirt, $495; farfetch.com. ASOS pieces boxy crossbody bag, $32; asos.com. 1901 Whitaker boot, $130; nordstrom.com.
A Festive Jumpsuit and Matching Heels
Shop It: Gal Meets Glam Collection Carmen one-shoulder crepe jumpsuit, $198; nordstrom.com. Kate Spade New York Bright Ideas faux pearl and pave crystal halo earrings, $48; saks.com. Laura Lombardi gold-tone belt bag, $562; net-a-porter.com. Steve Madden Dolly pointed-toe pumps, $110; macys.com.