Conquer Your Office Party in Style With These Celeb Inspired Looks
December 13th, 2012 by Fashion Staff
For many of those who work in corporate America, this time of year can be exceptionally festive. Business may be up or it might be down, but no doubt about it the office Holiday party is often the “happening” event of the season. It’s the time where showing your co-workers that you are more than just business suits and glasses. Check out a few different ways to “conquer” your office party in celebrity style. This past week Fergie sparkled in a Monique Lhuillier red sequined dress at the Voli Lights Vodka “Cell Phones for Soldiers” Benefit Party. This look is perfect if you are going as the “attention” grabber for the nights. If Fergie’s $3500 dress does not fit your budget, no worries you can still get the look-for-less with this Alice + Olivia dress for only $300. If sequin is your thing, but you would like to tone it down a bit, sequin pants are always a great way to go for the party. They still provide the oomph, but at a less eye grabbing rate. One of the trends you can also use for holiday party this season is the layering effects, glam up your plain white blouse with a sparkle sweater to achieve the layering look. You can also brighten the outfit with a punch of color with colorful booties. If you're the host 'When in doubt', always grab the trusty cocktail dress like Alicia Keys was seen rocking and off you go. Cocktail dresses are so versatile and allowed to be dress up in numerous ways with different earring, clutches, shoes, watches, necklaces, the options are endless. Famed fashion designer, Rachel Roy will visit the Wendy Williams show tomorrow and will be sharing a few ideas on how to take your office look from day to holiday party night with these few tips... TIP #1. Make sure to use your shoes and statement jewelry as stand out accessories. They'll take any outfit from drab to fab within seconds. TIP #2. Make your holiday cocktail dress, office appropriate with a few layers. You can opt for a thin turtleneck underneath a strapless dress or a quality cut blazer and extend the lift of your dress all year long! TIP #3. Make your look pop with a high color jumpsuit! You can tone the look down in the office easily with a blazer and turn it up after hours with a body chain, pumps and more... Now that you've got a few ideas you can use...How will you dress up to your holiday party?