A quick guide to dressing your best this holiday season
These 10 tricks will sort you out
Our edit of the coolest party picks and tricks to tide you through holiday season:
The overarching theme for our exclusive party edition is dressing sexy and looking glamorous. Think peek-a-boo dresses, thigh high slits, ’80s silhouettes, and the colour red. If you want an androgynous take on this trend, try vinyl pants.
Velvet gown, Rs. 1,11,094, Alexandre Vauthier
PVC bodysuit, Rs. 11,329, Norma Kamali
Vinyl coated wool-blend pants, Rs. 42,021, MSGM
You need a pair of statement sunglasses at a party for many reasons. First, to use as a picture prop, then to avoid the paparazzi, and third to hide your puffy, hung-over eyes the morning after.
Festive fervour calls for dressing like a goddess in velvet. The ultimate luxury fabric belongs in your wardrobe and this is one call you cannot ignore.
Velvet dress, Rs. 1,03,985, Galvan London
Make a lasting impression with unexpected headgears. We are talking about turbans and diamond-studded headbands. Let these be the classic toppers for all your outfits.
Sequinned silk-blend turban, Rs. 32,070, Julia Clancey
Platinum and diamond barrette, price on request, Harry Winston
Solve your bag situation with fall’s best offerings; they come in eccentric styles and various sizes decked in rhinestones and sequins. The smaller the bag, the bigger the impact.
Sequinned bag, Rs. 89,597, Miu Miu
Here’s the fashion saviour you need to add to your wardrobe right now. From knee-high to metallic and embellished, these are the ever-iconic boots that we are swooning over this winter.
Leather boots, price on request, Gianvito Rossi
Leather boots, Rs. 44,115, Isabel Marant
A statement coat is the easiest way to give any look a new-season flair. Combat the cold with edgy layers—whether it is faux fur, leather or vinyl.
Leather and shearling coat, Rs. 5,17,900, LOEWE
Faux fur coat, Rs. 22,097, Velvet
Dare to Disco
Our closets will be getting a whole lot shinier, glossier and extra, all thanks to our favourite designers. Light up the night by pairing your outfit with chandelier earrings and sleek hair, and you’re ready to party.
Neon is everywhere. Let the eye-popping colours in varied designs help you get some major head turns.
Silk skirt, Rs. 2,01,155, Carolina Herrera
Silk top, Rs. 91,645, Delpozo
Cotton pants, Rs. 33,090, A.W.A.K.E.
Diamonds are a party girl’s best friend. Opt for graphic black and white diamond earrings, bracelets and necklaces for an unconventional look.
Gold and diamondearrings, price on request, Renu Oberoi Luxury Jewellery; 18K gold and diamond bracelet, price on request, Zoya - A Tata Product
Photographs: Imaxtree.com/2018, Gulshan Sachdeva (Runway)