New Year's Eve outfits: dresses to rent from £13

New Year’s Eve may be different this year – but you can still rent these are the dresses for the occasion

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Instead of buying a new outfit for every event in your diary, try the sustainable option of renting a dress instead.

The typical New Year’s Eve plan most likely involves a new outfit, a ticket to an overpriced event and a long queue at the bar. This is followed by fireworks that everyone waits until midnight for, before a desperate struggle to find a taxi that’s double the usual price.

This year, everything is a little bit different – but that’s not to say it won’t involve a new outfit. We’ll of course all be swapping bars and clubs for a kitchen disco with our housemates or live-in family, but waving goodbye to yet another rollercoaster of a year is the perfect excuse to get dressed up for the occasion.

A lot of lifestyle changes have had to happen this year, so why not make some positive changes to the way we shop, too? Enter rental fashion. We’ve already compiled a guide on how to shop some of the best rental fashion sites and apps in the game. However, they truly come into their own in the festive fashion in particular, when you can wear an amazing outfit at a fraction of the cost to both your bank account and the planet.

There’s ByRotation, where you can borrow a few pieces straight from the wardrobes of your favourite fashion stars; Rotaro, which does the dry cleaning part for you; and Endless Wardrobe, where you can rent an outfit and, if you decide you love it, you can buy it directly from the site.

With so many great ways to ditch the ‘buy now, wear once’ ethos, we’ve decided to round up some of the best dresses you’ll want to hire for New Year’s Eve. It’s time to close the gap – rent, rewear and recycle and you’ll end up getting to make memories in some of the most amazing dresses around.

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