Christmas party outfits Ideas– Well Christmas is almost here. It is time to take out all the sparkly outfits, given they are warm of course. Wondering what to wear and how to dress up for this Christmas can be one big challenge because you want to make sure you remain warm but look stylish at the same time.
If you need help in making that decision, then you have landed at the right place to get Christmas party outfit ideas. This blog will help you decide the best party outfits that you can wear this Christmas and have heads turning at the yearly Christmas dinner. Christmas is a special event that comes around just once a year, so make the most of it by planning all the details ahead of time and trying not to leave anything for the last minute. There is a reason it comes once a year; you have to go all out! So make sure you pull out all your Christmas decorations and outfits and start planning. Read this article for an overview on how to keep your outfits well-coordinated with the many upcoming Christmas parties this year. We’ll be focusing on the best Christmas outfits for women of all age groups and colors, so do not worry about being left out.
Tips For Christmas Party Outfits 2022
- First thing you need to do is find out what time a party is taking place. This is vital information because not all outfits go well when worn at night time and vice versa for day time.
- Once you are aware of the party time then think about your budget. If you can afford an expensive outfit then look for some designer outfits available at stores. And if you’re on a tighter budget, keep track of the yearly Christmas sales and try to get the best deals.
- Wear darker and sparkly, glittery outfits at night whereas keep warm-toned or pastel outfits for daytime.
- You do not have to stick to green and red strictly for Christmas parties unless there is a theme going on
- It is not usually too cold during the daytime so you can go for the lighter fabrics, and heavier ones at night since that is when the cold hits.
- If the party is outdoor, it is best to overestimate the cold rather than underestimate it because trust me, you will not be having fun if you are fearing frost frostbite the entire time.
- Stock up on long coats! They save the day at every cost. If you don’t have a warm enough outfit, just style it with a long coat on top.
- Looks with mufflers are an ultimate Christmas. Make sure you buy a generic green and red muffler so even if you do not have an outfit that follows the Christmas theme for a party, you can still top it off with a muffler that does.
What to Wear This Christmas?
↓ 26. Turtleneck and Long Coat
Turtlenecks are the staple look for winters in recent years but turtlenecks on Christmas have their vibe. This look is exclusively for parties where you are free to dress up in any colors that extend till late at night hence the warm attire.
↓ 25. Elegant Look
This outfit is best for a Christmas party with no dress code where you can dress all sleek.
↓ 24. Sparkly Girl
It’s time to let your sparkly girl dreams come true with this Christmas party outfit.
↓ 23. Comfy Mommy
I know most of the mommies on Christmas can barely manage to dress up their kids let alone themselves because of the long holidays. So yes you can get away with a simple Christmas sweater, as long as it has reindeer and a Christmas tree on it!
↓ 22. Stylish Grandma
There is nothing more joyful than grandma being in the Christmas spirit. How about we change it up a bit this year, and instead of sticking to dresses let’s upgrade your style by a notch. It is time grandma looks just as stylish as her grandkids. Grab grandpa’s sweater vest and slip it on top of a white button-down. Now the trick here is to go soft on the colors but hard on the look, so get your hands on peach-colored wide-legged pants to go with the rest of the outfit. You will be stealing compliments all night.
↓ 21. Peplum shirts
Wearing tights with a peplum top or sparkling shirt would be a good choice this year.
Styling Peplum top with other outfits is a great party wear trend these days. Since it’s winter season you can see here how you can wear a peplum top in cold weather. You can also try on some of your old clothes and style them in a different way by up-cycling them. As shown in the image above, you can pair a red body-con with black high heels. Heels are mostly preferred over flats for such special occasions. Flats can be worn if you plan on going for a party that lasts until midnight, if you’re hosting or if there’s some dancing involved. While if you plan to stay for a short time, then go for heels. Match this simple yet stunning outfit with some gold jewelry and nail polish that is either nude or dark since both color ranges compliment red.
Teenagers like to wear colorful and funky outfits. As shown in the image below, blazers can complement an outfit very well, especially one with a skirt. Pair a striped shirt for a chic look on Christmas and then for that touch of crimson add a red blazer on top. For the bottom, make sure you wear a skirt but preferably a black leather skirt as it will keep u warm and blingy at the same time. Slip on some matching long black knee-length heels that will give you maximum coverage in the cold.
Everyone has their own styling sense and they plan to dress up according to their wishes and preferences. Few young girls avoid wearing short dresses while other might be very comfortable in wearing mini-skirts. There is no rule or restriction on what to wear and what not to, so unless there is a theme for the party, wear whatever is comfortable for you.
I am sure you will take plenty of ideas from the pictures. Design your own outfit yourself and create a statement wherever you go. Do not hesitate in experimenting. Glam up for the party and have a great time. Let’s see the collection now.
↓ 20 – The Latest Christmas Trends
Here are the top 5 trends to look out for this Christmas and of course they’re all worth following (even though some might seem a little weird):
- Matching Pajamas (How about a pajama party this year?) Here are 30 Cute Outfits to Wear with Pajamas/PJs to Look Gorgeous.
- Plaid Skirts (Royalty approved)
- Pantone Colour – Ultra Violet
- The Christmas Tree hair (Other popular hair colors include Tinsel and Red wine):
- Christmas Tree Eyebrows:
↓ 19 – The Good Old Christmas Sweaters
Many women consider Christmas sweaters to be ugly presents that are not appropriate for party wear. This year, try putting them to good use by rocking them at a party. You can give them a flirty twist by pairing them with a floral dress and glittery ankle booties. Or you could wear them with tights and spice things up with your jewelry.
↓ 18 – Printed Dresses
You can get this cute dress by Little Lace for just $69.00. They also have more than 100 other designs to choose from and we’re sure you’ll find something there that matches your taste.
↓ 17 – Matching Family Outfit
It’s always a good idea to dress together and it helps you get the cutest Insta-worthy photographs.
Instead of going for the same color (in case you find them too matchy-matchy), you can simply go for different colors of the same group like different shades of neutrals or pastels.
↓ 16 – Go Eco-Friendly
This Christmas, why not take a step towards being more caring towards the world we live in? Sustainable fashion is everywhere these days and the choices are no longer limited. This Ivalo dress for instance is by Vildnis and it’s priced at £90.00, which is a pretty good price considering that this dress is made entirely from recycled plastic bottles. It comes with gorgeous back detailing while the print is both elegant and stunning.
↓ 15 – Be a Stunner For Christmas Lunch
↓ 14 – How To Dress For Work Christmas Party?
Christmas parties at work are the most difficult to dress for because you want to be in a festive mood while staying appropriate and not breaking any rules. You want to show off your fun and glam side, without going overboard so try to balance everything together. Yes we know it’s easier said than done, but for starters, try opting for a dress with a neckline that’s not too deep and go easy on the makeup. If you’re getting tempted to wear something metallic or sparkly, try going for just one such item like a sequin skirt but a simple top. This dress is another such example, a simple black top with eye-catching pants and you can easily reuse such a top for office wear later on or even pair it with a floral skirt for a totally new look.
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↓ 13 – What to Wear To A Christmas Dinner Party?
Shimmery and festive outfits are always the most popular ones for dinner parties. Red, Gold, and Silver are always popular colors but how about you break the rules a bit and go for the little black dress and glam it up with a royal look by using some gold-colored accessories. So layer up all your gold chains, grab those heels and you’re all set to have a fabulous Christmas.
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↓ 12 – Classic & Practical
You wouldn’t want to invest in an exquisite Christmas outfit and then never wear it again, would you? So how about you go for something chic and classy that can be worn at many different occasions after Christmas. So when buying the outfit, keep it in mind that you want something practical, can you wear it to an office party? Can you wear it at a family get-together or with your friends? Is the price really worth the usability of the outfit? Then come personal preferences, for instance, do you want something that you can dance all night in or would you prefer a dress that shows off your heels? What length of sleeves do you prefer the most? Many users find maxis to be more practical than gowns or dresses for Christmas as they maxis can easily be dressed down for casual daily wear. Consider all these things and we’re sure that you’ll land the perfect party dress that you can keep wearing again and again and again.
↓ 11 – Fancy And Glammed Up
Are you in the mood of getting totally glammed up for Christmas? Then nothing beats the sparkly cocktail dresses and if you want to stand out from the crowd, look for ones with statement sleeves.
↓ 10 – Christmas Eve Party Outfit
If you like dressing up for parties without going overboard then jumpsuits are usually the best middle ground to settle for. If you can get your hands on an embellished or bandage jumpsuit then they make the outfit look more dressy for fancy occasions like New Years’ and Christmas Parties. While this particular jumpsuit by Bebe is now out of stock, you can either waitlist for it or get a similar one here for $19.99.
↓ 9 – Christmas Brunch Party
If you’re hosting the Christmas brunch at your place then you have lots to do and it’s best to stick with a simple outfit that’s comfortable enough to allow you to enjoy the time with your loved ones. Here are too chic but casual brunch outfits, both of which include the most popular item of the holiday season, sweaters! You could go for a baggy turtleneck sweater with skinny jeans or if you want to glam things up a notch, go for an off-shoulder sweater and tuck it in your favorite linen trousers.
↓ 8 – Christmas Fashion Accessories
Christmas is all about wearing pretty colors along with the combination of dark shades of Christmas such as green, red, and maroon colors. For an outfit like this, you can wear light pink or pastel pink colored short or knee length skirt. For the shirt, you can go for the loose nude colour button-down to match the outfit. For the accessories, the best option is to go nude with gold jewelry. Do not forget to add cute little gold earrings to perfect the whole look.
For the outfit shown below, get your hands on a cute black and white heart design dress. Do some contrasting with colors and match it with pink, ranging from pink heels to a pink purse even.
↓ 7 – Styling with Jackets
Jackets may give you a biker look but trust me when styled right, it can definitely give you the ultimate Christmas look as well.
↓ 6 – Crushing On Red
We know that red is the color that is most loved color on Christmas. Most people try to wear a red dress and add red colored decor on Christmas parties. To wear red while looking unique, you can wear black knee length net dress. For accessories and everything else, you can wear red colored items. Like you can go for red-colored jewelry with red high heels and a red clutch.
↓ 5 – Casual Christmas Party Wear
For casual wear, there are a lot of different color options for you to choose from. For example, you can go for a Pink and blue-colored combo for this cute casual dress. You can go for tight jeans in pure blue color. For the top, you can wear a pink sweater with a cute print on it. If it is extra cold out there then do add a blue blazer or jacket. For extra spice, you can wear a pink-colored beanie hat and pink colored clutch. Here’s how to How to Wear Beanie Hats & 20 Chic Outfits to Wear with Beanies.
↓ 4 – Wearing Skirts for Christmas Party
Don’t you love the idea of wearing a flared red skirt? Such skirts look best with well-fitted tops so you can choose to wear a t-shirt, a cardigan or a lace blouse.
If you’re not comfortable with wearing skirts in the cold then you can always wear tights or leggings under them and we love the idea of wearing tights in a color that matches the top.
Apart from flared skirts, another hot trend for the year is of wearing sequin skirts. These skirts make perfect combinations for your Christmas date night because of how sexy, showy and glamorous they look.
↓ 3 – How to Style a Blazer For a Christmas Party
If you are into blazers and you want to rock them for this Christmas party then pairing them with the right dress is the perfect option for you. You can wear black pants or black skinny jeans. For the top wear a chiffon loose top with a red and white print on it. Then add a black blazer with its front open or go for a sleeveless one. Here are 16 Cute Outfits with Sleeveless Blazer & Ideas on How to Style Them.
Red is a Christmas color, but so is maroon so do not hesitate to wear maroon either. You can pair a maroon blouse as shown below with a black blazer jacket and some black pants to achieve a casual party look for the Christmas party at the workplace.
You can even add a blazer with a front open on top of a cute knee-length dress. For makeup try to keep the eye makeup to a minimum and go for dark maroon colored lipstick.
You can switch the red knee-length dress with a pink lace dress. We recommend that you check out these Cute Lace-up Dresses That are Trending These Days.
↓ 2 – Step by Step Video Tutorial – How to Do Your Makeup for Christmas Party
Here’s a simple video tutorial for a sparkly Christmas makeup look.
↓ 1 – Snug in Silk
These days markets are loaded with formal silk dresses. They are available in a variety of different prints and colors, not to forget that the touch of silk against your body gives the snuggest feeling ever. For Christmas parties, you can go for silk dresses, wraps or tops. For the accessories try to add nude or silver-colored jewelry, nail polish, and lipstick. Oh and don’t forget to go for high heels and a formal clutch.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q. How do you dress for Christmas?
You can wear almost anything because your look entirely depends on the colour scheme you go with. So do not be afraid to go for skirts, pants, jeans, blazers, skirts etc.
Q. What should I wear to a 2022 Christmas party?
Rich textured clothing items are the best such as velvet, sequins, tweed and tulle.
Q. What do you wear to a casual Christmas party?
You can pair some leggings with an oversized sweater or jeans with a comfy hoodie.
Q. What should I wear to Christmas dinner?
A dark colored flowy or tight dress, either will work as long as you go for a bold look in the night. Do some smokey eyes along with it and slip on the highest pair of heels you own.
Q. Can I wear black on Christmas?
Yes, in fact, black is a very elegant and classy colour to go with for Christmas.