We know how tricky it can be to find that perfect dress for your work Christmas party. Whether you have a fancy black-tie event or simply a bit of bowling and karaoke, it's hard to know what to wear for each different occasion.
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Thankfully, John Lewis is stocked with lots of partywear for the festive period. From sequin skirts and ballgowns to tuxedo suits and cool co-ords, they truly have something for everyone this Christmas. Check out our top picks below…
Christmas party SOS #1: What to wear to a bar
If you’re planning to enjoy some cocktails with your colleagues this Christmas, make sure to do it in style. Leather trousers are a simple way of elevating any outfit, simply pair with a sparkly top and some heeled boots to bring some festive cheer.
Ted Baker Dionie Leather Look Trousers, £195, John Lewis
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Hush Sequin Top, £59, John Lewis
Hush Kendal Leather Sock Boots, £159, John Lewis
Christmas party SOS #2: Bowling
When going bowling, you may want to opt for a playsuit and tights rather than a dress. Patterned tights are a big trend this season, just make sure to keep the rest of your outfit simple to let the tights do the talking.
French Connection Tuxedo Playsuit, £63, John Lewis
Sheer Stars Tights, £16, John Lewis
Christmas party SOS #3: A karaoke singsong
Karaoke is such a fun thing to do this Christmas, and you can definitely have fun with your outfit too. Why not go all out with a sequin skirt and knee-high boots? Add a pop of colour with a chic blouse.
hush Sequin Pencil Skirt, £99, John Lewis
Monsoon Star Print Blouse, £65, John Lewis
Dune Selsie Leather Over The Knee Heeled Boots, £220, John Lewis
Christmas party SOS #4: A big team dinner
If you are having a work dinner, a smart suit and sparkly heels are definitely the way to go.
Yumi Velvet Wrap Jacket, £60, John Lewis
Yumi Velvet Wide Leg Trousers, £45, John Lewis
Dune Bombshell Stiletto Heel Court Shoes, £120, John Lewis
Christmas party SOS #5: A fancy black-tie Christmas work event
Black-tie events are the perfect excuse to go all out this festive season. You can't go wrong with a statement ball gown and embellished heels.
HotSquash Sequin Maxi Dress, £250, John Lewis
Chi Chi London Plunge Sequin Wrap Dress, £105, John Lewis
Dune Bowes Satin Embellished Stiletto Court Shoes, £120, John Lewis
Christmas party SOS #6: What to wear for ice skating
If you're going ice skating, you want to make sure to be comfortable and warm. Pair a festive jumper with a stylish slip skirt and tights, and for an extra touch of glamour, why not add some statement leather gloves?
Lauren Ralph Lauren Sharae Straight Skirt, £139, John Lewis
hush Willa Stripe Jumper, £89, John Lewis
Faux Fur Trim Leather Gloves, £35, John Lewis
Christmas party SOS #7: What to wear for a Christmas lunch in the office
A Christmas lunch in the office is always a more casual affair, and we recommend opting for a stylish midi dress. Jazz it up with statement accessories for the ultimate wow factor.
Ro&Zo Jacquard Wrap Midi Dress, £89, John Lewis
Dune Billion Brooch Detail Shoulder Bag, £75, John Lewis
Dune Casis Leather Leopard Court Shoes, £120, John Lewis
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