The Perfect Holiday Party Dress If You're Feeling Glamorous We couldn't be more thrilled the slip dress—a '90s closet essential—is back in the style mix. We love this effortless silhouette, as shown on Jaime King. Made of a shimmering fabric or with sequins, slip dresses are an instant crowd-pleaser for holiday (especially New Year's) parties.
Okay, okay, Rita Ora's strip-fringed, leather Roberto Cavalli dress is a whole lot of look. The takeaway? Think boldly. A standout piece, like a fringed-back blouse, will be just as eye-catching for any number of summer fetes (because you might not be walking any red carpets).