As the year-end festivities draw near, so does our hunt for that one (or three) perfect party dress to outshine and out-sparkle everyone else at every one of the parties we’re planning on attending, be it an exclusive cocktail soiree, a family sit-down dinner or a night of alcohol-fuelled dancing ‘til the dawn.
With that in mind, we scoured Singapore for the 50 best festive party dresses you can find in stores now, just so you’ll have one less thing to worry about and that is whether or not you look fantastic, because these 50 stunners will guarantee you do.
Burgundy dress, $113, Miss Selfridge
Prettify your date night outfit with fabric rosettes like the ones on this silk chiffon dress. The burgundy shade also makes this chic rather than saccharine sweet.
Printed Amber dress, $730, Kate Spade
Not too keen about wearing your precious jewels lest they get lost? With this bauble-printed dress, there’s no fear of that so save your smiles for your favourite boy instead.
Lace print pleated dress, $790, DKNY
Lace and pleats come together in this elegant number that will swish as you walk. Wear this with your hair in a French twist and diamond studs to a posh restaurant.
Teal beaded dress, $169, Dorothy Perkins Vamp it up with this less frou-frou, more come-hither dress. This shift dress says mystery-woman-of-his-dreams, so work it with a pair of sky-high heels.
Roxie Brocade dress, $179, GUESS
Show off some skin with this brocade bustier dress complete with sheer shoulder straps. After all, it is far better to let his imagination run than to flaunt everything at once.
Peach embellished shift dress, $199, Mango Have the delicate damsel-in-waiting look down pat with this soft peach pink shift dress that is speckled with shimmering beads; just like night stars peeking out during dusk.
Satin wrap dress, $89.90, Zara
Wrap dresses are silently sexy; think of how it’ll skim your curves in the most flattering way and how amazing it’ll feel on, both of which are surefire ways to make you feel fab.
Embellished dress, $95.90, Stradivarius Other embellished dresses stick with nude or black, but this pastel blue one really stands out for making such an unusual shade work with rows of sparkling beads. We love!
RED Valentino dress, $1,100, Net-A-Porter
Go super sweet in this ruffled pink dress
that he’ll take a shine to. Add a black satin headband a la Blair Wardorf and he’ll be completely smitten.
Wool & silk lace dress, $3,230, Mulberry
Spice up your Christmas date with this fiery orange dress that will draw all eyes on you. Keep your makeup pared down so all you’ll need is a confident smile.