The party season will soon be in full swing, and if you want to be the belle of the ball then the most important thing to get right is your dress. Every woman wants a glamorous evening dress for that extra special Christmas party, and with designer, high street and online stores bursting to the seams with outfits to suit all shapes and sizes, you ladies are quite literally spoil for choice. Shift dresses from Pure Collection are proving very popular this year, but there is an array of different styles to choose from.
Here are our top tips to look great at this year’s festive events:
A Shift in Style
The shift dress originally rose to prominence during the 1950s under the guiding hand of designers Hubert de Givenchy and Cristobal Balenciaga, and nowadays no girl wants to be without this classy little number, which can hide a multitude of sins. Shifts not only disguise those bothersome lumps and bumps, they also slim the waist and detract from the shoulders and hips, ensuring that everything looks in proportion and elegant.
Pencil Me In
Kate Middleton is a big fan of the tailored pencil dress, and it isn’t difficult to see why. She looks sensational in them – and you can, too. A pencil dress can flatter any woman’s shape and make her look both sexy and sophisticated this Christmas. They also go great with a killer pair of bright heels and leather gloves to make you look and feel like a movie star.
The Beauty Panel
If you’re guilty of overdoing it on the chocolates, mince pies, and of course, turkey at Christmas, then panel dresses may be right up your street. These stylish little numbers are renowned for their secret slimming techniques, and are even used by top celebrities to keep them looking their best.