The holiday season, fun as it is, can be daunting when it comes to getting dressed. Not only do most people log extra hours at the office throughout December in order to get ahead before their Christmas vacations, but there are festive parties on the docket almost every day of the week. And while shimmering cocktail dresses and statement jewelry are perfect picks for these fêtes, they simply won’t fly at most workplaces—that is, unless you happen to work in an extremely creative industry. As such, to keep holiday headaches to an absolute minimum, it’s necessary to select outfits that can transition seamlessly from the office to an after-hours party with just a few simple tweaks.
I think the five eye-catching, extremely versatile looks above are an ideal place to start. Click through above to start getting inspired—and get ready to be the toast of your next holiday shindig!