How To Do Day-To-Night Dressing For Party Season
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By Arianna Chatzidakis Posted on 3 Oct 2018
Party season is upon us, which means it’s time to spruce up your wardrobe with a new selection of envious day-to-night outfits. In fact, don’t even think about replying to these party invites until you’ve completed your party-perfect wardrobe with some of our suggestions, below…
Look 1: The Do-It-All Dress
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Most parties tend to take place after a long day in the office, so we figure that the perfect day-to-night outfit looks polished and effortless, yet leaves you feeling comfortable. Enter: the do-it-all dress.
Wondering exactly what that is? Essentially, it’s a dress that’s so versatile you can wear it almost anywhere, whether you’re at work or out for drinks with friends. Think something like this boho-inspired printed number - it comes complete with a cinched in waist and sultry neck tie. During the day, you can pair this dress with flats and an oversized handbag, but come evening, bold wedges and a clutch will give your outfit party status. See, who ever said going from the office to after-work drinks was hard?
Look 2: All Out Opulence
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Decadent black and silver colouring? Check. Great Gatsby-inspired dress? Check. Killer boots? Double check! If this Art Deco-inspired outfit doesn’t scream party season, then we don’t know what does.
For a wearable day-to-night metallic look, opt for bedazzling yet chic accessories that will see you through the transition - think comfortable-but-cool black boots, a cult classic leather jacket, and an embellished bag. During the day, wear a low-key dress with your accessories, but when you want to hit the town, throw on an attention-grabbing, beaded one-piece, instead.
Look 3: A Pop Of Colour
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A pop of colour goes a long way, especially during party season. Take the floral trend to new heights by layering a bold coat over a printed party dress. You can wrap yourself - quite literally - in luxury with a rosy pink faux fur jacket. This eye-catching cover-up will be sure turn heads when you arrive at a party.
Don’t forget to punctuate your ensemble with a bold accessory - think platform heels or a colourful clutch bag. Once this outfit’s complete, you’ll be the life and soul of the party - we promise.
Look 4: Cosy And Chic
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The new take on party season is all about the mix. Think glittering skirts paired with a printed puffer (because who said comfort and style have to be mutually exclusive?) and some high-shine black boots. Yep, clashes of prints and rich texture finishes are what make for an alluring evening look, while a stylish jacket will keep you protected from the elements without downgrading your outfit - the perfect grown-up way to wear a puffer.
For a daytime look, wear this outfit with tights and minimal makeup. But after work, show off your legs and go heavy on the metallic eyeshadow - it is party season, after all, and that’s the perfect time to make a statement.
Shop these day-to-night pieces and more from MICHAEL Michael Kors. Plus, see which MICHAEL Michael Kors pieces Grazia is coveting for the party season, below:
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