Whether you’re 21 or 45, New Year’s Eve is a big deal. It’s a night to head out on the town with friends and reminiscent about the year’s highs and lows over a cocktail or three. And, if you’re single, it’s also the perfect opportunity to steal one of those infamous midnight kisses.
No matter how you intend to spend your New Year, you want to look and dress your stunning, radiant best. Still looking for inspiration? Check out our list of ten style ideas for New Year 2014.
is characterised by sparkles, sequins and bling. It’s the perfect night to get away with some extremely glitzy pieces you wouldn’t normally be able to pull off. Why not rock some silver, glittered covered pumps with a sequinned slit-leg maxi dress? Be bold, be glamorous, be you.New Year’s Eve
2) Little Black Dress
You can never go wrong with a little black dress. To help you stand out from the crowd, consider adding a red bow to your waist or a studded belt. Finish with nude pumps and a bright red lip for a touch of sassiness.
3) Sultry Reds
No matter what style dress you choose, consider opting for red. This sensual colour will be sure to make you the center of attention, with recent studies suggesting that men equate the colour with romance and heightened sexuality. Va va voom. Heat things up further with an intense black smoky eye.
4) Off the Shoulder
If you’d like to show a little skin, why not dazzle your company with an elegant emerald off the shoulder dress? This style of dress will accene your collarbones and back in a way that lookstuat effortlessly sophisticated. If you’re going to wear a necklace, make sure it’s not too loud or it’ll detract from your delicate décolletage.
5) Sweetheart Necklines
Sweetheart necklines are a favourite for proms and bridal dresses. This super elegant style flatters all shapes and sizes from curvy ladies to skinny minnies, as it emphasises the bust in a way that isn’t tacky for just a hint of sensuality on an otherwise innocent dress. Sweetheart dresses look gorgeous in white and cream. Pair your dress with black heels for contrast and to show off your legs.
6) Empress Waists
Empress waists are another flattering style for fuller figured ladies. They are characterised by a fitted bodice ending just below the bust and a gathered skirt that skims the rest of the body as opposed to clinging to it. It’s a great choice for women looking to emphasise their breasts and draw attention away from any other lumps and bumps. Empress waisted dresses look divine in any colour, but red and black really lend the style some sex appeal.
7) Black & White
Black and white will always be a classic combination. For a truly breath-taking combo, look for a dress with a white bodice and flowing skirt complete with black, mesh flower applique layered over the skirt portion. Add sheer black tights and a pair of black, strappy high heels to finish the look.
Lace is always a hot choice for girls looking to achieve a glamorous,
sultry but elegant appearance. If you’d like to disguise fleshy arms, doing so with long, lacy sleeves or a black lace cardigan will turn your camouflage into a fabulous fashion statement. To amp up this look, select a racy red number with a cut out at the back, as pictured above.
9) Dress pants
If all your friends are donning gowns and cocktail dresses and that’s just not for you, you can always slip into a pair of comfortable but classy dark dress pants. Pair them with a white blouse or a shirt with a sweetheart neckline to add some femininity to the ensemble. Complete the look with dark gold heels.
Moving back to the realm of glitz… New Year’s Eve is one of the few nights of the year that you can get away with wearing gold. From cocktail dresses to ball gowns, take advan
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