You’ve likely spent a hefty portion of your holiday bonus already, so why drop more cash on a New Year’s Eve look when you can create one from pieces already in your closet? When armed with a little inspiration, you can make some of your go-to staples feel fresh all over again. Which is why, to help you master the art of party dressing, we picked a few of our favorite easy-to–re-create looks.
We’re breaking down each ensemble, showing you step by step how to get the look. And while each look relies on pieces you likely have already, if it turns out you do want to do a little shopping, we included options just in case. With these outfit ideas under your belt, you’ll be ready to nail NYE simply by diving into your wardrobe.
Scroll down for quick, easy, and super-stylish ensembles that you’ll want to wear to ring in the New Year!
Layer a jumpsuit over a top with dramatic sleeves. Then add extra-tall heels to stand above the crowd.
If you're going for a cool-meets-chic look, style a sparkling skirt with a casual sweatshirt.
Shine on by layering a metallic top underneath a simple dress. Then contrast the feminine style with oxfords.
Brighten things up with your boldest sweater styled with a cool leather skirt.
Sparkles and a pair of distressed jeans make for the perfect complements.
Want a little more holiday inspiration? Here's how to master every upcoming party with just 10 pieces!
This post was updated by Aemilia Madden.