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A great look can make or break a night out. Feel confident wherever you’re headed this festive season with our style tips, in partnership with Smint.

Work drinks, family reunions, friends’ get-togethers – ‘tis the season where getting merry much of the time is pretty much compulsory. And that degree of merry-making needs some showstopping partywear to keep the momentum up from your first sip of mulled wine to the last train home. Here are our wardrobe essentials to get you through this most social of all seasons.


Demand disco

If you can’t wear a disco-inspired black and gold starred sequin jumpsuit for New Year’s Eve, then when can you? Never. And that would be a travesty. So buy this now and don’t regret lost opportunities.

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V by Very Star sequin jumpsuit, Very, £58, very.co.uk


The dark stars

Earrings get serious this season and none more so than these hand-crafted sterling silver and rose gold plated black rhodium stars that glitter beautifully under the lights. Perfect for those with a bohemian spirit and a rebellious edge.

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Black compass star earrings, Wild Hearts, £72, wolfandbadger.com


The Showstopper

The sequins and tassels on this sleeveless party dress ensure you’ll make an entrance wherever you’re heading. Also, the fitted silhouette and layered bodice mean it’s incredibly flattering. Becca May Sequin Dress, Phase Eight, £169, phase-eight.com

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Becca May Sequin Dress, Phase Eight, £169, phase-eight.com


Push the envelope

This envelope clutch from Dorothy Perkins is small enough not to feel cumbersome, but big enough to house all your essentials, plus an extra lipstick or two. Elegant, stylish and eye-catching – the perfect accessory for transitioning from day-to-night events.

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Snake Print Twist Lock Bag, Dorothy Perkins, £15, dorothyperkins.com


Dancing shoes

From your work Christmas party to an epic New Year’s Eve, investing in new party shoes that make you never want to leave the dance floor are a must. These glittery Mary Jane-inspired pumps by Miu Miu epitomise the brand’s playful aesthetic. Plus, they’re comfortable. How many party shoes can boast that?

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Glittered metallic leather pumps, Miu Miu, £525, net-a-porter.com


A fresh approach with Smint

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Smint, great tasting sugar-free mints, deliver a fresh state of mind and a boost in confidence. With 40 mints per dispenser or 50 mints per tin, you can feel reassured that wherever you are, whatever the occasion, you’ll be facing things head on. Available in Peppermint, Spearmint and Strawberry flavours (all sugar-free), take a fresh approach to the Christmas season with Smint. 

#FreshtoImpress

 

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