“Holiday Cocktail Dresses”Holiday season is fast approaching, which means it is time for holiday parties, office parties and charity events. As all women know, this means the search for cocktail dresses is going to begin. It is always difficult to find something that will be unique but still versatile, because if you are anything like me you have to find cocktail dresses that are not only appropriate for office functions, but still fun and sexy enough for friendly get together s.
There are many options when it comes to holiday cocktail dresses. One can purchase relatively inexpensive dresses from department stores and other mall stores, especially during big sales or markdown periods. Other places to find cocktail dresses include specialty dress stores or bridal salons, which offer more customer service and a different selection than standard stores, but it all comes at a price. Dresses from these stores generally will be more expensive, but again if you can catch a sale you can get a deal. If you are really looking for a different outfit, though, this type of store will be the place to go. However, you can also find higher end holiday cocktail dresses at some department stores, and these dresses will be well made and somewhat rarer due to their cost if you are willing to spend the money.
One of the best solutions for a versatile dress is a simple black wrap dress. While they look plain on the hanger, if they are worn with dressy accessories they can look fantastic and classy. Wear more conservative jewelry for those office functions, but wear more trendy and daring accessories for those friendly parties. This type of dress can generally be found for a relatively inexpensive price, but they can be worn for years to come to just about any function you can think of.
If you want to be more daring, go for glitz and glamor. Which is very in for winter 2007 and 2008 Holiday Parties. Shiny shimmery, or sequin dresses are very in for holiday Cocktail dresses this season.
Some are available in strapless, spaghetti strap and even long sleeved styles, so you are surely going to be able to find something that suits both your needs and personality. Other cocktail dresses can be dressed up with a silk or beaded top and great jewelry and you will fit right in. There really are no rules when it comes to evening wear, so if you feel comfortable in an outfit and feel it reflects you, go for it! It isn’t taboo any more to wear pants, either, if that more suits your style.