Holiday dress guide

It’s party season, and you know what that means: it’s time to update your wardrobe with effortless-but-chic dresses so that you’re prepared for last-minute invites and all dress codes. Here’s SheKnows’ luxe to less guide of gorgeous party dresses, all available at David Jones.

Holiday dress guide

Every dress you need this party season

It’s party season, and you know what that means: It’s time to update your wardrobe with effortless-but-chic dresses so that you’re prepared for last-minute invites and all dress codes. Here’s SheKnows’ luxe-to-less guide of gorgeous party dresses, all available at David Jones.

Office end-of-year party

The work function calls for chic, yet sophisticated. dresses that are slightly sexier than the average corporate gear, but leave plenty to the imagination.

blue bandage dress

Accentuate your curves

While this blue bandage dress is tight-fitting, it skims the body in all the right places. It’s a great option if you have an athletic or column figure and want to accentuate your curves. (David Jones, $165)

paisley dress

Pretty prints

If you’re looking for a modest but on-trend dress to take you from the boardroom to the bar, you can’t go wrong with this paisley dress from Hartford Grove. Thanks to its cap sleeves, V neckline and cinched waist, this is the kind of dress that flatters every figure. (David Jones, $129)

Christmas cocktails

During the festive season, cocktail parties dominate the social calendar. Add these dresses to your party portfolio and you’ll be ready to rock.

Cameo dress

Flirty and flattering

Feminine, flirty, and flattering — this Cameo dress ticks all the right boxes and will see you through the season of bubbly and canapes. Cut with the label’s signature fit-and-flare silhouette, this structured dress is interesting enough to make a statement, but elegant enough to wear over and over again. (David Jones, $150)

Avia Dress

The perfect party dress

Looking for a dress that screams “party”? You’ve found it. Camilla and Marc’s Avia Dress is as cute as they come. Featuring a round neckline, bubble-shaped skirt and lace detailing, it’s fashion-forward, comfortable and perfect for party hopping. (David Jones, $269)

Upscale function

When a pretty invite lands in your mailbox (because let’s face it, that’s a rare occurrence in the email era), that’s when you know you have to step it up in the wardrobe stakes. Drop your hemline and go for a more elegant ensemble.

 gorgeous beige gown

Go glam

The designers behind this Aussie label really know what women want. This gorgeous beige gown is ideal for sophisticated soirees, such as charity balls or black tie functions. Its high round neck, layered skirt and delicate patterning around the bust offer just the right amount of detail. It’s timeless. (David Jones, $350)

Three Quarter Dress

Bold colours

If you’re looking for something more vibrant and colourful, Talulah has you covered. This maxi features an on-trend digital print and a slim but comfortable fit, and the high neck adds interest. All in all, it’s the kind of piece that can be dressed up for a ball and dressed down for the bar. (David Jones, $280)

New Year’s Eve party

When Dec. 31 rolls around, it’s time to go big. After all, it’s time to celebrate the year gone by! Think bold colours, sequins, studs and anything that will make you sparkle.

black dress

Little black dress

With its loose fit, capped sleeves and stud detailing, this black dress was made to party. Best of all, it’s so effortlessly chic, it can be worn time and time again with different accessories and no-one will be none the wiser! For New Year’s, pair it with a statement necklace or some metallic arm bling. (David Jones, $170)

dress from L’America

The talk of the party

Are you a fan of bold prints? If so, you’ll love this dress from L’America. The Baroque-printed bodice is an attention-grabber: It hugs the body and is just the right shade of pink. The dress then flares out to a simple A-line skirt, which will flaunt your hips and hide the effects of indulging in one too many canapes. (David Jones, $139)

More festive fashion and beauty tips

Party season survival guide
Party hair you can do at home
3 Looks to get your through party season

Comments

Comments are closed.