The best cold-weather outfit suggestions for New Year’s Eve normally involve mixing sequined items with coats and recommending the best winter boots that you can survive a night out in, but my friends are totally different this year. Actually, it’s still the case that we’re living in totally unique times. Even when global social isolation measures have been relaxed, returning to “normal” can be challenging.
Worrying over New Year’s Eve (much less what to wear) may seem silly at the time, but it’s far from a joke. It’s important now more than ever to recommit to the practices that make us happy, whether that’s staying in and watching a movie or going out and having a good time. Accordingly, I have compiled the greatest New Year’s Eve clothing ideas appropriate for the season’s chill and for various evening occasions. These costumes are so cute that even if you decide to keep wearing your sweats after viewing them, I hope you’ll save them for a New Year’s party.
1. Metallic Backless Long Sleeve Velvet Dress
It’s true that you won’t be able to dance directly under the disco ball as the clock strikes midnight, but it doesn’t mean you can’t still be the life of the party! Try styling that glittery dress you have in the back of your wardrobe with cowboy boots or bare feet for a style that will make any hoedown jealous.
2. Puff Sleeve Button Decor Ruched Corset Dress
Remember that dress with the puffy sleeves you only pull out for very rare occasions? Don’t hold back till the right moment; now is the time to release it. It’s the perfect time to celebrate your survival through 2022 by slipping it on and heading to the couch.
3. Long Sleeve Allover Sequin Party Dress
Why not go all out if you’re heading out for the night? You can’t go wrong with a vibrant sequin dress, a glittering shoulder bag, and crystal heels if you want to make an impression.
4. Tribal Pattern Flocked Mesh Patch Long Sleeve Jumpsuit
A jumpsuit is about as classic a New Year’s Eve outfit as one can get. Not only does it require next to no effort on your part, but it will also keep you toasty all night and is available in a wide variety of forms, ensuring that you’ll be able to choose one that suits your needs.
5. Bandage High Slit Backless Party Dress
Putting on a favorite black dress (off-the-shoulder, mini, or cutout) is a great way to get dressed up after going for long stretches without doing so, making it an ideal choice for a New Year’s Eve celebration at home. It’s not just the final product that matters, so put on some sandals for good measure.