What to wear to the Office Holiday Party

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This is truly the month for parties and playing dressup. Have your holiday parties already begun and I am assuming all your weekends from now until new years, are all blocked off =))

While dressing up during the holidays is so much fun with the umpteen styles and sales – there’s one party that requires a little bit of strategy as well! It’s the office holiday party. You want to show your festive side yet stay professional.LovePlayingDressup-AdriannaPapell-Lace-PetiteBlogger-OOTD-HolidayDress-OfficeParty1

Few things to keep in mind, while picking out your office holiday party outfit :

  • T’is not the place for sexy

Even if it’s the occasion where you are encouraged to let-loose – go the classy route! Nothing too revealing, sheer or tight. If you pick a dress or a skirt – choose something that hits the knee or below.

  • Play safe with prints & texture

Trust me, you do not want to be the main topic of discussion at the water-cooler the next day ( for the wrong reasons ) – so stay away from leopard prints or shiny leather pants. Instead choose something sophisticated as lace, satin or dressy fabrics like this jacquered one. That’s why I love this lace dress, it is perfect for  the office party and otherwise as well, not to mention that fact that it is incredibly flattering.

  • Statement piece

While it is cute to put on the shiny red nose or sport a sweater that lights up ( please don’t!! ),  let this party be where you bring out your new collar necklace or the in-trend tassel earrings. These can be quite some conversation starters with the office ladies.

  • A little sparkle

This is after-all a holiday party and a little glitter & shimmer is always appropriate. I absolutely adore this gold scarf & these Adrianna Papell flats are just perfect, if you don’t want the spend the entire evening in heels.

If you have been a long time reader of the blog, you know I have a soft spot for Adrianna Papell dresses. They always have something for every occasion. Here are some more picks  that would be good to wear to the office party



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Outfit details: Adrianna Papell dress -c/o, Kate Spade bag, Betsey Johnson pumps, Yoins belt -c/o, Bauble bar earrings, Faux-fur scarf 



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  1. Very beautiful dress plus the lace looks very nice on this color. I think its the ONE dress that I can wear at any occasion. Party, Charity, casual, dinner anything. Thank you for sharing.

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