Holiday Party Outfits With Jeans Do Exist—Shop the Proof


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It’s a well-known fact that the holiday season, and the celebrations that go with it, often call for a more formal dress code than we’re used to. That being said, not all of the season’s festivities require a party dress and a pair of stilettos. For those more casual occasions, such as an office gift exchange or a celebratory dinner with your crew, a holiday party outfit with jeans will be the perfect approach.

While you may think that a pair of jeans is too casual for the event, hear us out. With the right pieces, your outfit will be ready for nearly any holiday occasion (with the exception of a cocktail or black-tie party, of course). To illustrate our point, we’ve rounded up stylish outfits that are appropriate for the most festive of holiday gatherings. With these It girl–approved ensembles, you’ll have an endless amount of looks to wear throughout the season. Scroll down to see them all.


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Style your jeans with a chic velvet top and a pair of classic heels.


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When in doubt, opt for a festive blouse for your next holiday get-together.


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We're all for creative layering, like this button-front dress over a pair of skinny jeans.


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A red patent jacket will instantly make your jeans holiday-appropriate.


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Dress up your jeans with a forest green velvet blazer and silver heels.


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A floral longline coat will dress up the simplest of pieces, including a pair of jeans and a tee.


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Opt for embellished jeans for an instantly festive ensemble.


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You can't deny how gorgeous a dramatic blouse would look over a casual pair of jeans.


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A chic and classic blazer will dress up your ensemble in seconds.


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Opt for a top with a bit of sheen to get more of that holiday vibe for the season.


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Nothing says the holidays like a fluffy faux-fur coat.


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Swap out your standard white blouse for an on-trend sheer version with your jeans.


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It doesn't get more festive than a metallic knit top and white jeans.


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A casual all-black outfit will be dressed up with a chic white winter coat.

See? Jeans can be festive too.

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