As a proud androgyny junkie, I’m typically much more inclined to sport a pair of tailored trousers over a skirt most days. That is, until it comes to New Years.
What’s a more perfect excuse to get dolled up, throw on that killer dress that’s been collecting dust in your closet and head out for a night full of glamour with friends?
For those of you who are going the full NYE nine-yards, we’re breaking down pieces not to miss for your elegant night out on the town.
OK, yes you may be inclined to glam up in a long dress. But have you ever tried to dance in a maxi? It's not the easiest thing in the world, that's for sure. Thankfully, this dress is both beautiful and groove-friendly.
Tibi Metallic jacquard dress, $420, at Net-A-Porter.
Remember when your bestie talked you into buying that pair of Loubs? Not only did you suffer heart palpitations when you got your credit card bill in the mail, you've been too scared to wear them. Now is the time to pull them out, ladies. Give those shoes some air!
Christian Louboutin Madame Butterfly pump, $945, at Barney's.
Did you know that tigers represent good luck in China? Why not better your odds for the new year by wearing this staggering cuff?
Baihu Tiger cuff, $34, at Bauble Bar.
Leave your black carry-all bags at home. Tonight is special and definitely the time to make a statement. With the small shape of the clutch, the color is just enough of a punch without being obnoxious.
Diane von Furstenberg Lytton Small Neon Minaudiere, $295, at Shopbop.
Sparkle from head-to-toe with this adorable headband!
Zelda Beaded Headband, $15, at Nasty Gal.
OK, at some point your tootsies will start killing you. These are the perfect solution for when your dancing continues right on into the early hours of the new year.
Marc by Marc Jacobs Bordo flat, $119, at Barney's Co-Op.