3 Ways to mix black & gold for New Year's Eve
For New Year's Eve, it's time to let your style explode with glitz. Regardless of what type of event you are attending, here are some ways to make a fabulous impression.
From office holiday gatherings to family dinners to New Year's Eve — let's just say the whirlwind party season is in full swing. When it comes to the office parties and family dinners, some may take a subtle approach to dressing. But for New Year's Eve, it's time to let your style explode with glitz. Regardless of what type of event you are attending to bring in the New Year, you will need to make a fabulous impression no matter what.
After seeing red and green throughout the holidays, you may want to consider another color combination for New Year's Eve — one that's modern, jazzy and timeless. Black mixed with metallic gold hues is bold, celebratory and all-around fabulous. Whether you are attending a formal gala or a dinner — a black-and-gold look will make you shine into the New Year.
(Left to right: Dolce & Gabbana FW 2013; Genny FW 2013)
If you're attending a private casual dinner party, an effortless, chic look in a dreamy combination will give you an all-night glow and get you approving nods.
Off-white Crepe Blazer (Mango, $80)
Gold Rush Embellished Cami Top (Miss Selfridge, $68)
Ami Legging in Pyrite Coated Denim (NYDJ, $160)
Sequined Folded Clutch (Mango, $60)
Modern Vice Black Leather Goldtone Platform Pumps (Bluefly.com, $99)
Those attending a low-key, casual holiday party might want to consider something that's flirty in a subtle way.
Gold Metallic Stripy Jumper (Dorothy Perkins, $55)
Black Full Skater Skirt (Topshop, $76)
Memoir Diary Clutch in Leopard (Fossil, $128)
Danz N Motion by Danshuz Tights (Target, $9)
Kenie Lace-up Bootie by Nine West (Piperlime, $119)
You may be pulling out all the stops for New Year's Eve at formal events. If so, then by all means get glammed up in a gold gown with black accents.
LIMITED EDITION Lurex Maxi Dress (Topshop, $75)
Embellished Pearl Clutch (ASOS, $64)
Kim Faux Fur Stole (Boohoo.com, $24)
Adonis 2 Evening Sandal in Gold Leather by Badgley Mischka (Jildorshoes.com, $225)