Welcome 2020 in style with the party season’s best evening outfits
If ever there was a night in which you could pull out all the stops and sparkle to your heart’s content, New Year’s Eve is surely it! Whether you’re hitting a lavish evening brunch, planning to tear up the dancefloor or keeping things simple at a house party with friends, these glittering party dresses and fashion finds will ensure you earn Belle of the Ball status.
Perfection chandelier earrings, LE3,520, Swarovski, visit Mall of Egypt
Perfect for adding a bit of va va voom to a chic tuxedo suit or little black dress, every woman should own at least one pair of statement earrings – and with all the sparkle of precious gems for a fraction of the cost, these green and clear-stoned Swarovski earrings certainly will make a statement.
Sequinned dress, LE1,145, Vero Moda, visit Mall of Egypt
At this time of year, there’s no such thing as too many sequins, and this party dress brings that “more is more” attitude in spades. With its elasticated puff sleeves and soft, stretchy finish, this Vero Moda evening dress will keep you as comfortable as you are eye-catching.
Tuxedo jacket, LE1,660, and trousers, LE830, Marks & Spencer, visit Mall of Egypt
Ever since Yves Saint Laurent sent his iconic Le Smoking down the catwalk in 1966, the tuxedo suit has been a mainstay of the world’s most stylish women. This Marks & Spencer version might be more affordable but it will also likely to be one of your most valuable fashion purchases, with the pieces sold separately to ensure you can nail the fit. Throw the jacket over jeans and a tee later for a look that’s the epitome of casual chic.
Velvet camisole, LE375, Promod, visit Mall of Egypt
Perfect under the tuxedo suit, or indeed with heels and an embellished skirt, the basic camisole is given a tactile upgrade here by Promod in this season’s favourite fabric, velvet. Affordable, but elegant, it’s the perfect piece with which to upgrade your existing eveningwear wardrobe.