Dinner in the city
‘Tis the season of oxblood, and Thanksgiving is the perfect day to wear it in this H&M blazer ($50). Put it over your favorite basic tee and add a statement necklace like this one from Forever21 ($20). Black stretch skinny pants go with just about anything. If you wear them to a dinner party, you’ll be able to breathe, even when you’re stuffed! Try these from Forever 21 ($23). Gallop over to your dinner party in a pair of knee-high boots. These mixed media wedge boots from Charlotte Russe are made of leather and suede ($43).
Trendy holiday dinner party
A sweater dress is an effortless way to look holiday-ready. This dress from the Kardashian Kollection at Sears will hug all of your curves and accentuate your waist with a thin belt ($35). Fight the cold temperatures with chic leather gloves. H&M has an inexpensive pair with textile lining that will keep your hands nice and toasty ($25). Finish the look with a pair of your favorite ankle booties. Bakers’ platform booties will make your legs the envy of the dinner table ($90).
Shine on, nosh on
Add sparkle to the season with a skirt that has shine. Find this fun and festive mini-skirt at Express ($60). Add a sheer blouse that can easily be dressed up or dressed down. Try this vivid blue blouse from Cotton On for a pop of color ($30). Put some pep in your step with a pair of comfy wedge booties. Try these lace-up booties from Kohl’s this Thanksgiving ($50).
All about the glitz and glam
We’re so glad it’s sweater season! Wear a fall-inspired pullover with some detail and texture, like this one from Target ($30). The sequin detail transforms a plain sweater into a festive one. Pair with your favorite dark-washed skinny jeans out of the drawer for this look. These mid-rise Levi’s at jcpenney ($40) are always a favorite. Instead of a regular pair of flats, opt for oxfords, which are hip and trendy right now. Cathy Jean has the perfect distressed oxfords, at a great price ($25).
Stand out from the dinner party crowd in a patterned dress like this jersey dress from H&M ($30). If it’s cold outside, add some black shiny tights and invest in a peacoat, a wintertime closet essential. You can get one in any color or just stick to this black peacoat from Tilly’s that you can wear over and over again ($45). Complete your Thanksgiving look with satin platform heels from Forever 21 ($28) — they’re classy and sophisticated, and will look perfect with your dress.