With only a few short weeks until we will be ringing in the New Year, the question of the hottest party looks to celebrate while we enter into 2017 are on everybody’s lips. Our top picks give you the top season’s trends depending on your party scene, paired with the perfect accessories and on point make-up looks.
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If a festive pool party or luxurious seaside escape is on the cards for this upcoming New Year’s Eve, consider the Tropicale Lace one-piece swimsuit from Zimmermann as an elegant slip underneath any attire to accompany you on this hot summer’s night. In an emerald green hue, able to complement and suit all skin tones, there is no doubt this is an eye-catching piece alludes sophistication and a touch of chic. In addition a simple cover up that is fun and flirty, is something that can never go wrong in a casual setting. Melissa Obdabash’s embroidered cover up is exactly this. In a low-key atmosphere, you can still make a lasting impression with this uncomplicated array.
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Whether you are heading to a night-club, private party or black tie event, the next two garments are nothing short of ticking the boxes for the hottest options for this New Year’s Eve. This seasons colours are about pastels, shell pinks and dusty roses. For the ultimate party girl, head turning dress, this Georgette Wrap by Reformation is the go to. With long sleeves and a deep cut V to show off your décolletage, this dusty rose number will leave the question on everyone’s lips; where is it from? Pair this wrap with black pumps and a wristlet clutch to complete the look from head to toe.
In line with summer tones, for a longer sophisticated, below the knee cut option, opt for this velvet open back midi dress by ASOS. A high slit, deep cut v and open back may be hard to achieve in one garment, but this piece by ASOS gives party glam a new definition. This is a head turning piece, pleasant to the touch, which is the perfect option for an event requiring high-level class.
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For a versatile option that can be readily dressed up or down to suit your evening, and accommodate spontaneity, then this silk Equipment midi dress is your option. A silk midi is a lightweight, breathable choice that can be styled and accessorised in different ways to optimise the most of your look no matter where the night will take you. Depending on your choice of style, chokers are one of the accessories that are on top of the on trend list and have been popping up with each and every outfit in 2016. Choose from a gold-plated choker to add a hint of opulence to your look, or a leather stringed necklace can help play down your attire.
Accessorising with all shades of pink, there is no simpler option other than black, ankle strapped stilettos and a wristlet pouch to match. These two versatile options from ASOS and Oroton will be your best friend while you party the night away into 2017 (and happen to be versatile choices to pair with other on trend options this season).
One of the all-important things for such events, to complete the look is the perfect make up style for the New Year festivities. Shani Grimmond’s special event glam portrays pops of dusty roses on the eyes and lips. There is nothing more important than to have a makeup look that will stay put all night, no matter what mischief the night may entail. Pair this tutorial with all different hues of pink to stand out from the crowd in a monochromatic fashion.
If a more low-key makeup option speaks to you, then check out the following picks below that we have chosen which are easily adaptable to each skin tone and complexion; from matte smokey eyes to a barely there natural look with hints of an effortless made-up face. The sky is the limit, especially with New Year’s Eve, there are no rules to how you can make-up your look.
Last but not least, remember to take care of that smile before the day arrives. When the clock strikes at midnight, you wouldn’t want those pearly whites to put off any potential kiss. Pearly Whites Australia offers many different options to keep your teeth shining brightly even through the moonlight. Why not grab the best friends pack, which contains two kits, for you and your bestie (and can help you keep each other in check and on track to ring in 2017).