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Fashion: 11 fierce and festive Christmas party essentials

Fashion reporter Rachel Dean picks her must-have items for this festive party season.

By Rachel Dean

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s officially party season and you’re probably searching for the perfect new outfit.

It’s always frustrating when you aren’t sure what to wear so I’ve chosen 11 items off the high street to give you some style inspiration this season.

1. High neck bodycon dress from Missguided

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Price: £18

It wouldn’t be a Christmas event without a touch of red. This figure hugging dress from Missguided is a gorgeous piece for any party.

2. Bell sleeve playsuit from New Look

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Price: £24.99

This pretty pink playsuit from New Look is ideal if you prefer a subtle, feminine look.

3. Plunge bodysuits from Boohoo

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Price: £12

Available in five unique colours, this bodysuit is an effortless option to dress up a pair of trousers or a skirt.

4. Two part frayed heels from Topshop

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Price: £39

These heels from Topshop are stunning and perfect for the party season. They are also available in black for those who want a subtler option.

5. Skinny trousers from Pretty Little Thing

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Price: £15

If you prefer a smarter look, these trousers from Pretty Little Thing are perfect. With over ten different colours and patterns, you’re sure to find a pair that best suits your own taste.

6. Teardrop tassel drop earrings from River Island

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Price: £12

Tassel earrings are everywhere at the moment, and we’re not complaining! This pair from River Island are super cute and are ideal for Christmas dinners and parties. 

7. High neck jumpsuit from New Look

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Price: £29.99

For that relaxed, effortless look, this jumpsuit from New Look is ideal. This piece can be easily styled with some statement jewellery and accessories.

8. Chainmail cowl bralet from Missguided

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Price: £30

This bralet from Missguided is chic and elegant. The silver chainmail detail is a stunning addition to a party look.

9. Nude high heels from Primark

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Price: £10

Nude heels are a wardrobe staple that everyone should own and for just £10 how can you pass up this pair from Primark?

10. Rainbow sequin dress from Warehouse

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Price: £79

A pricey but fun addition to the list - this sequin dress from Warehouse is bold and beautiful. The rainbow sequin style seems to be a popular trend this season.

11. Clutch bag from Next

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Price: £24

Simple but classy – this clutch bag (available in five colours) from Next will complete any party outfit.

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