In the midst of party season, and you just can't stand to put on another dress? Then I have some looks for you! Separates can be just as dressy, just as impactful, and just as sexy as dresses, but are often waaay more comfortable and easier to wear. Here are five simple but standout outfits that will get you through New Years' (and beyond) in style.
Yes, your skirt can be the star of your look - especially when it's this one. A black tux blazer and pointy toe booties keep it sexy and edgy, and geometric earrings bring their eyes back up to your face. Add a barely-there silk cami and enjoy the evening's festivities.
Sometimes you just want to wear pants, right? Then slim satin trousers are the perfect party choice. Top them off with an attention-getting jacket, grab your leopard-print pumps and you are sooo party ready.
If you like the look of a dress but want the ease of separates, a textured skirt and silk blouse in the same color are right up your alley. Navy is the new black (at least we think so), so it's perfect as an evening dress alternative. Maintain the color story with a necklace based in blues, and finish it off with some sassy gold heels.
When you're the hostess (or providing kitchen help), a sleeveless crewneck blouse and comfortable pants just make sense. But you won't lose any impact if you do it in black and white. Get your shine on with a sequin top and gold flats, ground it with wide leg pants, and make it modern with a clear jeweled cuff.
Color is the easiest way to be festive, but don't go with the expected red and green - instead, try fuchsia and citron. This color combo is not for the faint of heart, but you’re willing to try, right? Use jewelry as your color "blueprint" and it all makes sense. And if you feel the need, tone it down with a neutral sweater - you'll still have all eyes on you.