New Years eve is one of the most anticipated nights of the year; a night to toast to milestones you have achieved, leave behind those moments you tried hard to forget and most importantly come up with a resolution you know you wont stick to.
The outfit you choose to welcome in the new year with, pretty much weighs heavy on your mind for the whole month leading up to it. With all the pictures that are taken, that potential new years kiss and the overall pressure to step up to the new year new you standard, even thinking about the look can become stressful. But there’s no need to worry ladies, whether your plans involve partying until the early hours or perhaps watching the fireworks from the comfort of your sofa, OTL has you covered.
If you have secured your kiss at midnight and have romantic plans with your significant other this new years eve, you need a look that oozes all things sensual.
This shirt dress ticks all those boxes and more; the silky, luxe fabric is feminine but sophisticated and will catch the light in all the right places. The intricate draping creates a feminine silhouette and the flirty mini length is going to get your other half’s attached. Streamline this glam girl look with some statement earrings and a snakeskin heel.
The city is the hub of all new years activity, busy bars, bright lights and an unmatched atmosphere. It is the place to be for any party girl and the one night of the year that you cant be overdressed, so go all the way.
This sleek and sophisticated jumpsuit is going to turn heads in the bustling streets with it’s cobalt blue hue injecting some fun into your look. The silky lapels give off a total girl boss vibe and the tie waist is going to give you that all important shape. It is pretty much the perfect piece for heading into the city to welcome in the new year in the most extra way possible. Like we always say, more is more- so add some sparkle with a statement earring and a patterned heel
If you’re lucky enough to be invited to a sophisticated soiree this new year, you need to dress to impress. But don’t let this put extra pressure on the already stressful search for the perfect look. Sophisticated doesn’t mean matronly and you can totally be fashion forward whilst mingling with the tops and tails.
Opting for a midi length ticks all the right boxes when it comes to a tailored affair, but we aren’t talking about your average midi dress. By choosing this length in a opulent metallic jewel tone will result in you oozes with elegance and style, not to mention turning heads in any room you walk into. The wrap waist makes it flattering on every shape and size- the perfect look for the festive period and beyond.
We know that not everyone is a fan of busy clubs and bright lights; and lets face it, home comforts make us happy, so why not stay in and toast to the new year from the comfort of your own living room? Just because you are staying in doesn’t strictly mean dressing gown and slippers, it is new years eve after all!
Slouchy but still sassy, this set is going to ensure maximum comfort but also maximum fashion points. The off-duty approach makes it perfect for chilling with a wine in hand, but the pleated hem details add the right amount of flare for the occasion. And if last minute plans mean actually leaving the house, the addition of a hot red lip and killer heel will take this look from couch to club.
There is sometimes nothing better than a good old fashioned house party, no stress about tickets, queues or overpriced drinks- heaven!
House party dress code can be a tricky one to navigate, you want to master the ‘i just threw together’ look, but on new years you need to combine that notion with some serious pizazz. The best way to nail this is by choosing classic shapes with a twist. A sheer shirt with a peplum hem will create enough drama for the occasion whilst remaining effortless. Paired with some step hem black trousers and a trendy but comfy dad trainer, you will be ready to party all night long.
Family new years usually involves trying to keep nan away from the sherry, keeping kids entertained and juggling a million and one things all before the clock strikes 12…and you wouldn’t have it any other way right?
The ideal look for such a hectic night involves the always-practical jumpsuit, but not just any. This one comes in the form of a luxurious, velvety piece. Comfortable enough to be running around but elegant enough to create the ideal look for new years celebrations. The elegant silvery hue flattering cut keep this piece feminine and sleek. When the fireworks begin, layer over your fave faux fur jacket to keep you cosy and add some extra new years sass.
It’s probably one of the only nights of the year that the girl gang are all in the same place at the same time. You’re already one bottle of bubbly down and on the way to a totally instagram-able rooftop in an edgy part of town- so you need a showstopper outfit to match the occasion.
For the edgy girl, sports luxe is always a go to, but for new years you need to put emphasis on the luxe. Nothing does this more than sumptuous velvet and these track pants were definitely made for after dark. The glittering purple side stripe adds the extra sass needed for such a sparkly occasion. Offset the purple with a rich green metallic blouse; the high neck and cut out will streamline the contemporary edge of the look, leaving everyone green with envy.